Category Archives: John Maxwell Daily Reader

Help People Win

Daily Synopsis of Maxwell Daily Reader,  by John Maxwell March 1 Title: Help People Win Excerpt From: 25 Ways to Win with People Action Taken Today:  Make it your job to put other people on top today. Synopsis:  Today’s entry in the Maxwell Daily Reader discusses an often undervalued component of leadership. Innately good leaders possess humility. Its within…

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Instill Motivation

Daily Synopsis of Maxwell Daily Reader,  by John Maxwell February 29 Title: Instill Motivation Excerpt From: 25 Ways to Win with People Action Taken Today: Motivate someone in your circle of influence today. Synopsis: Maxwell’s writing tends to focus heavily on the importance of relationships. A large portion of his books spell out obvious concepts on how to…

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Achievers Versus Average

Daily Synopsis of Maxwell Daily Reader,  by John Maxwell February 25 Title: Achievers Versus Average Excerpt From: Falling Forward Action Taken Today: Accept failure as the price of success today, and keep striving forward. Synopsis: Today’s entry is fairly short in its message, most of the writing is spent discussing high achievers. The type of people we would…

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We Are Responsible For Our Attitudes

Daily Synopsis of Maxwell Daily Reader,  by John Maxwell February 22 Title: We Are Responsible For Our Attitudes Excerpt From: Developing the Leader Within You Action Taken Today:  Choose to be responsible for how you view your circumstances. Synopsis: I was once told by an older friend, in life there’s only thing we have control over…our attitude.…

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Goals Create A Route For Success

Daily Synopsis of Maxwell Daily Reader,  by John Maxwell February 17 Title: Goals Create A Route for Success Excerpt From: Your Road Map for Success Action Taken Today:  Review your goals to be sure they are encouraging you to fulfill your purpose and maximize your potential. Synopsis: Today’s entry is short. Perhaps there isn’t too much more to say…

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Touching A Dozen Lives

Daily Synopsis of Maxwell Daily Reader,  by John Maxwell February 16 Title: Touching A Dozen Lives Excerpt From: Becoming a Person of Influence Action Taken Today:  Touch someone’s life for good today. Synopsis:   Maxwell teaches a fundamental component of a leader is the ability to influence others. In today’s entry he takes this concept and positions…

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Write Notes of Encouragement

Daily Synopsis of Maxwell Daily Reader,  by John Maxwell February 12 Title: Write Notes of Encouragement Excerpt From: 25 Ways to Win with People Action Taken Today: Write someone a note of encouragement. Synopsis: Like many of John Maxwell’s philosophy and teachings at their core the concepts are simple. Many of his principles are deliberately obvious, yet the…

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The Position Myth

Daily Synopsis of Maxwell Daily Reader, by John Maxwell February 10 Title: The Position Myth Excerpt from: The 360* Leader Action Taken Today:  Instead of relying on position or title, use only relational influences with others today. Synopsis: Simply put too many people believe one can only lease when given the title, or the implicit…

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Take An Interest In People

Daily Synopsis of Maxwell Daily Reader,  by John Maxwell February 9 Title: Take An Interest In People Excerpt From: The 360* Leader Action Taken Today:  Take interest in other before they take interest in you. Synopsis: Today’s entry mirrors many of the entries from the month of January. John Maxwell believes in the idea of other center…

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The Law of Sacrifice

Daily Synopsis of Maxwell Daily Reader,  by John Maxwell February 8 The Law of Sacrifice  Excerpt From: The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership Action Taken Today: Are you willing to give up to go up? Synopsis: Today’s entry in the Maxwell Daily Reader references one of Maxwell’s 21 irrefutable laws of leadership. Sacrifice. According to Merriam-Webster’s online dictionary the…

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