Inspiring Leadership

  • by Jonathan Perks
  • Narrated by Jonathan Perks
  • 10 hrs and 8 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

What qualities do you need to become a good leader? Jonathan Perks has had 30 years of leadership experience at all levels, in the British Army and global business. He combines this with wide research and has identified eight qualities that are evident in all successful leaders. The message of hope in this book is that the inspiring leadership qualities that Jonathan describes can be developed by almost anyone.
Using the author's compass model, you will be able to identify your own "true north". As you listen to this book and make small changes to your behaviour, you will be more successful, happier, and will live your life on purpose. Inspiring Leadership is based on Jonathan's wide experience and includes stories from people he considers himself privileged to have worked with. This book has the potential to change the way you approach your life forever.

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Oliver Johnston

Many books on leadership are dry and theoretical. This one is different. It comes from the experience of a lifetime of leadership from a special man, Jonathan Perks. His understanding of leadership isn't learned from a book, although he is very well informed about theories of leadership. It comes from his earliest experiences with his father and has been honed in the crucibles of army life and business. What Jonathan has to say about leadership is from his heart as well as his head. It is about what leaders need to 'be' as well as what they need to 'do'. That's what makes it so succulent and practically useful.
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- oliver

Simply Brilliant!

I thoroughly enjoyed reading the paperback version of this book, so much so that I now own the audio version. The Compass model developed by the author is a superb personal developmental navigation tool for anyone in or aspiring to be in a leadership role regardless of the company or organisation, business or military. Anyone reading or listening to Inspiring Leadership will easily see a marked improvement in their own leadership skills as well as an increase in personal and corporate success. This is a must read.
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- Mentor

Book Details

  • Release Date: 12-03-2012
  • Publisher: WMP Studio's