Axiom: Powerful Leadership Proverbs
The best leaders not only lead well but also reflect on their leadership long enough and thoughtfully enough to articulate what philosophies cause them to do so. Whether serving in the marketplace or in ministry, as executives or rank-and-file employees, as salaried staff or volunteer servants, they can pinpoint the rationale for their actions and decisions with the ease o...more
Some highlights (of newer info for me):
Six-By-Six E ...more
You can either read this book start to finish (as I did) ...more
If you've been listening to Hybels preach/teach for a long ...more
Also, Hybels really demonstrates his commitment to a model of church heavily infuenced by business models. In some respects, this book was not overly helpful for those who are not in multi-staff, massive ministries.
Some chapters were better than others (more helpful) and could perhaps be extracted for teaching purposes, but on the whole I would not recommend this book.
Bill Hybels is a fabulous communicator and his knowledge and application of the scriptures is so valuable in my journey of faith. As a person in a position of leadership, I can totally relate to what he is saying with each and every example he uses to bring across his point.
Each chapter is short and to the point. I would love to read this book again as a leadership devotional over a couple of months.
Bill Hybels is a seasoned leader and this book contains a lot of truth that will save all leaders a ton of mistakes. Definitely worth checking out.
*Leadership gold right here! :)
Some cultural hurdles for me - some ideas seem a bit "direct" on this side of the Atlantic Ocean