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Overcoming Barriers to Empowerment

From: The Maxwell Daily Reader, John C. Maxwell Date: January 23 2016 Title: Overcoming Barriers to Empowerment From: The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership Gist: In today’s entry Maxwell asserts empowering people as a necessary function of effective leaders. Without the ability for subordinates to make their own decisions a leaders “create barriers within the organization” people can’t…

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John Maxwell, “Enlarging Others”

From: The Maxwell Daily Reader, John C. Maxwell Date: January 22 2016 Title: Enlarging Others From: The 17 Essential Qualities of a Team Player Gist: In today’s entry John Maxwell discusses a tool leaders can employee as a member of a team. He asserts those who “enlarge” other team members empower “them to be successful.” He lists four…

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John Maxwell, Maxwell Daily Reader “The 30-Second Rule”

From: The Maxwell Daily Reader, John C. Maxwell Date: January 18 2016 Title: The 30-Second Rule From: 25 Ways to Win with People Gist: The 30-Second Rule, according to Maxwell is a subtle tool for building relationships. Simply put, when meeting with people in the first 30-seconds of seeing them “search for ways to make them look…

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John Maxwell, Maxwell Daily Reader “Manage Your Attitude Daily”

    From: The Maxwell Daily Reader, John C. Maxwell Date: January 16 Title: Manage your attitude daily.  From: The Difference Maker  Gist: Attitude…Attitude….Attitude… Today Maxwell discusses the impact of attitude on life. Much of what John Maxwell writes about  relate to controlling internal mechanisms to achieve success. Attitude in Maxwell’s mind is the lens through…

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John Maxwell, Maxwell Daily Reader “Take Time To Understand People”

   From: The Maxwell Daily Reader, John C. Maxwell Date: January 18 Title: Take time to understand people.  From: 17 Essentials Qualtities of a Team Player Gist: Apparently people matter. The entry opens with a few rehtorical questions. These questions all reference how you either build or ignore relationships. Maxwell believes the cultivation of relationships…

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John Maxwell, Daily Reader “Be Impressed, Not Impressive”

From: The Maxwell Daily Reader, John C. Maxwell Date: January 15 Title: Be Impressed, Not Impressive From: The 360* Leader Gist: One of Maxwell’s key characteristics of a good leader is humility. This is a reoccurring theme in many of his books, maybe today the concept needs to be repeated more frequently because of the higher levels…

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