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Wooden on Leadership How to Create a Winning Organizaion,9780071453394

Wooden on Leadership How to Create a Winning Organizaion

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Edition: 1st
Format: Hardcover
Pub. Date: 4/26/2005
Publisher(s): McGraw-Hill Education

Summary

AWall Street JournalBestseller A compelling look inside the mind and powerful leadership methods of America's coaching legend, John Wooden "Team spirit, loyalty, enthusiasm, determination. . . . Acquire and keep these traits and success should follow." --Coach John Wooden John Wooden's goal in 41 years of coaching never changed; namely, to get maximum effort and peak performance from each of his players in the manner that best served the team.Wooden on Leadershipexplains step-by-step how he pursued and accomplished this goal. Focusing on Wooden's 12 Lessons in Leadership and his acclaimed Pyramid of Success, it outlines the mental, emotional, and physical qualities essential to building a winning organization, and shows you how to develop the skill, confidence, and competitive fire to "be at your best when your best is needed"--and teach your organization to do the same. Praise forWooden on Leadership: "What an all-encompassing Pyramid of Success for leadership! Coach Wooden's moral authority and brilliant definition of success encompass all of life. How I admire his life's work and concept of what it really means to win!" --Stephen R. Covey, author,The 7 Habits of Highly Successful PeopleandThe 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness "Wooden On Leadershipoffers valuable lessons no matter what your endeavor. 'Competitive Greatness' is our goal and that of any successful organization. Coach Wooden's Pyramid of Success is where it all starts." --Jim Sinegal, president & CEO, Costco

Author Biography

John Wooden was the winner of 10 NCAA basketball championships in 12 years with the UCLA Bruins and was named Coach of the Century by ESPN. The only person to be inducted into basketball's Hall of Fame as both a player and a coach, he is the author of They Call Me Coach and Wooden: A Lifetime of Observations and Reflections On and Off the Court.

Steve Jamison is a popular columnist and speaker. A close confidante of John Wooden, he is coauthor of the bestselling biography Wooden.

Table of Contents

Preface xi
Prologue: The Joys of My Journey xiii
PART 1 THE FOUNDATION FOR MY LEADERSHIP
Introduction
3(13)
The Pyramid of Success
16(15)
The Pyramid's Second Tier
31(10)
The Heart of the Pyramid
41(18)
PART 2 LESSONS IN LEADERSHIP
59(174)
Good Values Attract Good People
61(19)
Use the Most Powerful Four-Letter Word
80(12)
Call Yourself a Teacher
92(15)
Emotion is Your Enemy
107(10)
It Takes 10 Hands to Score a Basket
117(18)
Little Things Make Big Things Happen
135(18)
Make Each Day Your Masterpiece
153(12)
The Carrot is Mightier Than a Stick
165(13)
Make Greatness Attainable by All
178(14)
Seek Significant Change
192(17)
Don't Look at the Scoreboard
209(10)
Adversity Is Your Asset
219(14)
PART 3 LESSONS FROM MY NOTEBOOK
233(56)
Epilogue Some Things Don't Change 289(4)
Index 293

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