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You Don't Need a Title to Be a Leader: How Anyone, Anywhere, Can Make a Positive Differenceby Mark Sanborn
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In his inspiring new book, You Don’t Need a Title to Be a Leader, Mark Sanborn, the author of the national bestseller The Fred Factor, shows how each of us can be a leader in our daily lives and make a positive difference, whatever our title or position.
Through the stories of a number of unsung heroes, Sanborn reveals the keys each one of us can use to improve our organizations and enhance our careers.
Genuine leadership – leadership with a “little l”, as he puts it, is not conferred by a title, or limited to the executive suite. Rather, it is shown through our everyday actions and the way we influence the lives of those around us. Among the qualities that genuine leaders share:
• Acting with purpose rather than getting bogged down by mindless activity
• Caring about and listening to others
• Looking for ways to encourage the contributions and development of others rather than focusing solely on personal achievements
• Creating a legacy of accomplishment and contribution in everything they do
As readers across the country discovered in The Fred Factor, Mark Sanborn has an unparalleled ability to explain fundamental business and leadership truths through simple stories and anecdotes. You Don’t Need a Title to Be a Leader offers an inspiring message to anyone who wants to take control of their life and make a positive difference.
A new guide to business by the best-selling author of The Fred Factor offers an inspirational study of the art of leadership, profiling a number of individuals who demonstrate leadership in their lives regardless of their place in an official hierarchy and demonstrating the key qualities of becoming a successful leader. 100,000 first printing.
In his inspiring new book, You Don't Need a Title to Be a Leader, Mark Sanborn, the
About the Author
MARK SANBORN, an internationally acclaimed motivational speaker, is president of Sanborn Associates, Inc., an idea studio for leadership development. Having served as president of two national organizations, he regularly keynotes meetings in the United States and abroad. He lives in Denver, Colorado.
Table of Contents
Part I: A leader is... — Part II: The six principles of leadership --Part III: Making a positive difference.
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