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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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Remember Their Good Days, Not Their Bad Ones

Daily Synopsis of Maxwell Daily Reader,  by John Maxwell February 4 Remeber Their Good Days, Not Their Bad Ones Excerpt From: 25 Ways tp Win with People Action Taken Today: Possess an attitude of forgiveness today as you work with others. Synopsis: Since my last post, I haven’t had time to fill in the gaps between today’s entry…

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Act Yourself Into Changing

Daily Synopsis of Maxwell Daily Reader,  by John Maxwell January 28 Act Yourself Into Changing Excerpt From: Your Road Map for Success Action to Take Today: Act your way into feeling positive today as you face adversity. Synopsis: In today’s entry Maxwell discusses the connection between attitudes and behavior. To some degree Maxwell advocates a practical…

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The Heart of Leadership

From: The Maxwell Daily Reader, John C. Maxwell Date: January 27 2016 Title: The Heart of Leadership From: The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader  Gist:   For Maxwell the heart of leadership is rooted in service to others. One of the most poignant lessons I learned at my Jesuit high school was the latin abbreviation “AMDG”. Which means:…

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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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