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Summary and notes on books of relevance from across the leadership spectrum.

The Oz Principle: Getting Results Through Individual and Organizational Accountability

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Title: The Oz Principle: Getting Results Through Individual and Organizational Accountability Author: Roger Connors, Tom Smith, Craig Hickman Copyright: 1994 The authors of The Oz Principle: Getting Results Through Individual and Organizational Accountability sound a Continue reading …

From the Inside Out: Leading Where it Matters Most: The How-to Guide to Leading Nonprofits for Impact

Compiled by Chuck Olson

Title: From the Inside Out: Leading Where it Matters Most: The How-to Guide to Leading Nonprofits for Impact Author: Tom Okarma Copyright: 2019 Great leadership begins from the inside out. It starts with you. You Continue reading …

Better Decisions, Fewer Regrets: 5 Questions to Help You Determine Your Next Move

Compiled by Chuck Olson

Title: Better Decisions, Fewer Regrets: 5 Questions to Help You Determine Your Next Move Author: Andy Stanley Copyright: 2020 In the early pages, well-known author and pastor Andy Stanley in Better Decisions, Fewer Regrets: 5 Continue reading …

A Work of Heart: Understanding How God Shapes Spiritual Leaders

Compiled by Chuck Olson

Title: A Work of Heart: Understanding How God Shapes Spiritual Leaders Author: Reggie McNeal Copyright: 2000 In his thought-provoking, must-read book A Work of Heart: Understanding How God Shapes Spiritual Leaders, consultant and missional-expert Reggie McNeal Continue reading …

Free to Focus: A Total Productivity System to Achieve More by Doing Less

Compiled by Chuck Olson

Title: Free to Focus: A Total Productivity System to Achieve More by Doing Less Author: Michael Hyatt Copyright: 2019 On the StrengthsFinder, my number one strength is MAXIMIZER. As a maximizer, I am compelled to Continue reading …

The 7 Perspectives of Effective Leaders

Compiled by Chuck Olson

Title: The 7 Perspectives of Effective Leaders: A Proven Framework for Improving Decisions And Increasing Your Influence Author: Daniel Harkavy Copyright Date: 2020 In his book, The 7 Perspectives of Effective Leaders; A Proven Framework for Continue reading …

Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less

Compiled by Chuck Olson

Title: Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less Author: Greg McKeown Copyright Date: 2014 If you are looking for a book that will invite you into a quiet place of reflection and help you ask the right Continue reading …

Get Your Life Back: Everyday Practices For a World Gone Mad

Compiled by Chuck Olson

  Title: Get Your Life Back: Everyday Practices For a World Gone Mad Author: John Eldredge Copyright Date: 2020 God wants to come to us and restore our lives. He really does. But if our Continue reading …

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Everyone’s life gets better when a leader’s life gets stronger.

– Chuck Olson

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