An Impractical Guide to Becoming a Transformational Leader

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Lulu Publishing Services #ad - We know that our approach to leadership and mental training is counter-cultural and very impractical. But if you’re looking for a guide that will help you become the person you are meant to be, welcome. If you’re looking for a quick fix or the ABC’s to being a great leader, please look elsewhere. This book is NOT for everyone.

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Burn Your Goals: The Counter Cultural Approach to Achieving Your Greatest Potential

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Lulu Publishing Services #ad - If you are looking for a quick fix, look somewhere else. The stories, strategies, and tools within will leave you encouraged and inspired. Our counter cultural approach to mental training has helped transform leaders in sports, business, and education. If you are looking to achieve your greatest potential on the journey of life, you have come to the right place.

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Pound The Stone: 7 Lessons To Develop Grit On The Path To Mastery

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Train to be CLUTCH #ad - Told in the same engaging fable style as chop wood carry water, why courage is contagious, this is a deeper dive into the timeless principles that guide and inspire anyone who seeks greatness in life, and covers everything from true success, to the perfection trap, the value of failure, and why vulnerability can save your life.

Kicked off his basketball team after a season-ending fight, his only chance to play ball again was to sell enough books door-to-door over the summer to get back on the team. It can be applied to fulfill your potential in business, in sports, in your relationships, as well as your overall life. Do you want to know what it is?” In the crowd, Jason leaned forward, laser focused.

Pound The Stone: 7 Lessons To Develop Grit On The Path To Mastery #ad - There’s a secret to mastery that you may have never heard, a single little thing that only the very best in the world know how to do. He never needed wisdom like he needed it now. Pound the stone will move you, inspire you, and hopefully encourage you to choose love and courage over fear and shame. But little did he know that the answer he was seeking was about to change his life forever…Pound The Stone is the intense and inspiring story of a young man’s journey through the obstacles, defeats, and eventual victories that come while developing grit on the path to mastery.

In fact, i believe it is the only thing anyone can do to gain true mastery at anything, and it’s an equal opportunity principle.

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Chop Wood Carry Water: How to Fall In Love With the Process of Becoming Great

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Lulu Publishing Services #ad - Guided by “akira-sensei, ” john comes to realize the greatest adversity on his journey will be the challenge of defeating the man in the mirror. This powerful story of one boy’s journey to achieve his life long goal of becoming a samurai warrior, brings the Train to be CLUTCH curriculum to life in a powerful and memorable way.

Some things you will learn…—No matter how it feels, you are always building your own house. How and why you must surrender to the outcome in order to be at your best. Why you never want to have your identity wrapped up in what you do. Why your strength lies in faithfulness to the little things. How to develop a heart posture of gratitude.

Chop Wood Carry Water: How to Fall In Love With the Process of Becoming Great #ad - How to use the biggest challenges as a training ground for greatness. Why the process is more important than the goal. Why comparison is the thief of all joy. How to develop a growth mindset. Why talent is more of a curse than a blessing. So many valuable stories and lessons!”—Nick Ahmed, Arizona Diamondbacks.

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Transformational Leadership: * Lot's of people talk about it, not many people live it. It's not sexy, soft, or easy.

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#ad - Transformational Leadership: * Lot's of people talk about it, not many people live it. It's not sexy, soft, or easy. #ad - Most of the people we work with across many different disciplines tell us the same thing, "I didn't know there was another way. In this book we share stories and tools to equip you for the journey, and help you become the transformational leader you know in your gut you were meant to become. The truth is, transformational leadership is simple, but really hard.

This book isn't for everyone, but it might just be for you.

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The Principle Circle: The truth will keep you in the fight. The Truth will set you free.

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#ad - This book is my answer to developing real mental toughness: the ability to live according to principles regardless of circumstances. We are all in a fight in some sense in life. The ropes not only keep you in the fight, but they can propel you back in with much greater force. I have found principles to be some of the strongest guidelines in my life.

And many of us do not feel like the odds are in our favor. During a period of extreme financial duress, I found myself thinking about principles as the ropes on a boxing ring. But we rarely need, and rarely get, a change in circumstances. We look at others and believe that if we had their circumstances, then things would be different.

The Principle Circle: The truth will keep you in the fight. The Truth will set you free. #ad - When we move in that direction, all bets are off in life. What we need, is to train a new normal.

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The Future of Leadership: Elevate your influence. Navigate disruption. Bring out their best.

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#ad - This world is being fueled by openness, connection, transparency and shared power. The rigid models of leadership and long-standing rules of engagement and power we’ve come to count upon for generations are no longer reliable in this new hyper-connected and digitally-charged world we find ourselves in.

The world is changing faster and faster because of the internet and technology. The future of leadership mandates new levels of personal courage, self-awareness, and authenticity. To be blunt, navigating this new world can be incredibly confusing and frustrating. We have felt it, the people we work with have felt it, and if you are anything like us, then you are probably experiencing this frustration as well.

The Future of Leadership: Elevate your influence. Navigate disruption. Bring out their best. #ad - We wrote this story to help you understand many of the underlying forces impacting the future and to help equip you with practical tools and techniques to deepen your connection to those around you, your team, and fuel high performance for you, your family, amplify your ability to positively effect change, and your organization.

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The Coffee Bean: A Simple Lesson to Create Positive Change

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Wiley #ad - Abe discovers that instead of letting his environment change him for the worse, he can transform any environment he is in for the better. One day after class, and this powerful message changes the way he thinks, acts, his teacher shares with him the life-changing lesson of the coffee bean, and sees the world.

The coffee bean is an inspiring tale that follows Abe, a young man filled with stress and fear as he faces challenges and pressure at school and home. Life is often difficult. Wherever his life takes him, to the business world, from school, to the military, Abe demonstrates how this simple lesson can unleash the unstoppable power within you.

The Coffee Bean: A Simple Lesson to Create Positive Change #ad - A delightful, quick read, the coffee Bean is purposely written and designed for readers of all ages so that everyone can benefit from this transformational lesson. It can be harsh, stressful, and feel like a pot of boiling hot water. You just have to decide: are you a carrot, egg, or coffee bean? . From bestselling author jon gordon and rising star Damon West comes The Coffee Bean: an illustrated fable that teaches readers how to transform their environment, overcome challenges, and create positive change.

Equipped with this transformational truth, Abe embarks on an inspirational journey to live his life like the coffee bean. This is a book and message that, when read and shared, has the power to change your life and the world around you. We can be like the carrot that weakens in the pot or like the egg that hardens.

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The War At Work: A Tale of Navigating the Unwritten Rules of the Hierarchy in a Half Changed World.

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#ad - Brian starts to swing. We're entering the age of the network, where disruption is the norm and autonomy, a world of hyper-connectivity and constant flux, empowerment and meaning are basic expectations of the new workforce. Staring back at him is his own name, etched across the door in polished block letters.

For anyone seeking to embrace the future, find meaning, and mastery in their career and leadership capacity, purpose, unleash human potential, this story is a compass, providing new perspectives andpractical solutions to navigate the disruptive waters of change, and bring genuine transformation to a world that desperately needs it.

The War At Work: A Tale of Navigating the Unwritten Rules of the Hierarchy in a Half Changed World. #ad - On a quiet night in the c-suite of Axis Medical Group, Brian Kelly holds a ten-pound sledgehammer, standing in front of a massive corner office. Successfully navigating the challenge of thriving in two very different worlds is the mandate of the modern day leader. This book will show you how. The fact is, policies and procedures, where and when work happens, we live in a half-changed world, where everything from communication and etiquette, and “paying your dues” are still influenced by a long list of “unwritten rules” established by the world that preceded the Network: the Hierarchy.

. Organizations are being forced to execute and perform today while simultaneously maintaining the discipline to reinvent themselves for a very different future. He worked for twenty-five years to get it there, but tonight that has to change. And so, with every ounce of his strength.

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In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day: How to Survive and Thrive When Opportunity Roars

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Multnomah #ad - Look in the rearview mirror long enough and you’ll see that God has purposely positioned you everywhere you’ve been—even when it seemed you’d taken a wrong turn. Mark Batterson. Your greatest regret at the end of your life will be the lions you didn't chase. He recycles past experiences and uses them to prepare us for future opportunities.

In a pit with a lion on a snowy day is inspired by one of the most obscure yet courageous acts recorded in Scripture, a blessed and audacious act that left no regrets: “Benaiah chased a lion down into a pit. And that is the story of your life. But god is in the recycling business. You will look back longingly on risks not taken, opportunities not seized, and dreams not pursued.

In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day: How to Survive and Thrive When Opportunity Roars #ad - Then, despite the snow and slippery ground, he caught the lion and killed it” 2 Samuel 23:20 -21. You can land in a pit with a lion on a snowy day, and it will seem like the end of the road. And our greatest opportunities are often disguised as our biggest problems. That is the story of my life. Unleash the lion chaser within! what if the life you really want, is hiding right now in your biggest problem, and the future God wants for you, your worst failure…your greatest fear? Story Behind the Book“Our best days often start out as our worst days.

Stop running away from what scares you most and start chasing the God-ordained opportunities that cross your path.

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The Power of a Positive Team: Proven Principles and Practices that Make Great Teams Great

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Wiley #ad - Worldwide bestseller — the author of the energy bus and the Power of Positive Leadership shares the proven principles and practices that build great teams - and provides practical tools to help teams overcome negativity and enhance their culture, communication, connection, commitment and performance.

Jon gordon doesn’t just research the keys to great teams, he has personally worked with some of the most successful teams on the planet and has a keen understanding of how and why they became great.  . It’s written in such a way that if you and your team read it together, you will understand the obstacles you will face and what you must do to become a great team.

If you read it together, stay positive together, and take action together you will accomplish amazing things TOGETHER. Utilizing examples from the writing team who created the hit show billions, twitter, usc and uva tennis, the miami Heat and the greatest beach volleyball team of all time to Navy SEAL’s, Jon shares innovative strategies to transform a group of individuals into a united, the World Series contending Los Angeles Dodgers, the National Champion Clemson Football team, Southwest Airlines, Apple and Ford, Marching bands, positive and powerful team.

In the power of a positive team, jon draws upon his unique team building experience as well as conversations with some of the greatest teams in history in order to provide an essential framework, filled with proven practices, to empower teams to work together more effectively and achieve superior results.

The Power of a Positive Team: Proven Principles and Practices that Make Great Teams Great #ad - The power of a positive team also provides a blueprint for addressing common pitfalls that cause teams to fail—including complaining, selfishness, inconsistency, grit, unaccountability—while offering  solutions to enhance a team’s creativity, complacency, innovation and growth. A book about teams to help teams become more positive, united and connected.

This book is meant for teams to read together.

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