Performance may help you reach the top of the corporate ladder, but character determines your success as a leader. Rooted in godly values, three leadership experts show you how to develop the kind of selfless, honest, nurturing character that people respect and respond to. Discover how to become the leader others want to follow! 205 pages, hardcover from Jossey-Bass.
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Review 1 for The Ascent of a Leader: How Ordinary Relationships Develop Extraordinary Character and Influence
Date:October 19, 2001
John Van Valin
In a church-age driven all too often by managerial and administrative techniques adapted from blatently secular models, this volume provides decades-long needed discussion of character and grace as priority elements of leadership. I highly recommend it to denominational as well as pastoral and lay leaders. We will certainly hear more from these authors in future years.
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Review 2 for The Ascent of a Leader: How Ordinary Relationships Develop Extraordinary Character and Influence
Date:April 4, 2000
This is probably the best book I have read on leadership. It is much more consistent with biblical perspectives than most Christian leadership books. It should have been available 30 years ago. This is a must read for all pastors and Christian leaders!