Max DePree





Max DePree

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in Zeeland, Michigan, The United States
October 28, 1924

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Max DePree is an American writer. A son of D.J. DePree, founder of Herman Miller office furniture company, he and his brother Hugh DePree assumed leadership of the company the early 1960s. He succeeded his brother Hugh as CEO in the mid-1980s and served in that capacity to 1990. His book Leadership is an Art has sold more than 800,000 copies. In 1992, DePree was inducted into Junior Achievement's U.S. Business Hall of Fame.


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Leadership Is an Art
3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 1,957 ratings — published 1987 — 14 editions
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Leadership Jazz: The Essent...
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 241 ratings — published 1992 — 11 editions
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Leading Without Power: Find...
3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 81 ratings — published 1997 — 2 editions
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Dear Zoe: Letters to My Gra...
4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 1996 — 3 editions
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Called to Serve: Creating a...
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Camino a la Grandeza: Forme...
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A Statement of Expectations
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Managing the Non-Profit Org...
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Excellence in Nonprofit Lea...
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“In the end, it is important to remember that we cannot become what we need to be, by remaining what we are.”
Max DePree, Leadership Is an Art

“We are alone, absolutely alone on this chance planet; and amid all the forms of life that surround us, not one, excepting the dog has made an alliance with us.”
Max DePree

“We cannot become what we need to be by remaining what we are.”
Max DePree



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