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Lead by Example: 50 Ways Great Leaders Inspire Results

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Leadershipnow.com / The Best Leadership Books of 2008



Taking over the top job, whether it's the CEO of a company or the manager of a department, is never easy. When done the right way, it results in inspired leadership; when done the wrong way, it can lead to disaster. To be effective, the people in charge must give their team a reason to believe in their talents and their
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Hardcover, 223 pages
Published October 1st 2008 by AMACOM/American Management Association
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Merrick
Aug 04, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Lead by Example is a compilation of 50 mini-lessons that John Baldoni identifies as key to development of effective leadership. The lessons are separated into four different categories that deal with leadership’s fundamental elements. These include: setting the right example, acting the part, handling the tough stuff, and putting the team first.

What I like most about this book is that Baldoni thoroughly covers the topic of leadership and supports each tip with personal experiences, stories, and
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Mar 29, 2012 rated it really liked it
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Just finished John Baldoni's book Lead by Example: 50 Ways Great Leaders Inspire Results. Good stuff. Baldoni assembled 50 very easy to read lessons that draw on leadership examples from sports, the military, politics, and the business world. Many examples are positive but Baldoni calls out more than a few high profile persons in positions of authority for their failure to lead. The result is a punchy, pithy, and sometimes powerful read. ...more
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Written in a straightforward manner, John Baldoni's book is easy to digest in full or in part, as needed. It is a great reference guide to reach for when you need inspiration. ...more
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Feb 11, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Another great book for those interested in leading by setting the standard themselves.
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John Baldoni is an internationally recognized leadership educator, executive coach and speaks throughout North America and Europe. John is the author of 14 books, including GRACE: A Leader’s Guide to a Better Us, MOXIE: The Secret to Bold and Gutsy Leadership, Lead with Purpose, Lead Your Boss, and The Leader’s Pocket Guide. John’s books have been translated into 10 languages.

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