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Boundaries for Leaders

Boundaries for Leaders

On 7/15 Ircel Harrison wrote: Dr. Henry Cloud, a well-known clinical psychologist and leadership consultant, always gives practical, applicable guidance based both on experience and research.  He continues to provide this type of information in Boundaries for Leaders:  Results, Relationships, and Being Ridiculously in Charge. ... Boundaries for Leaders: A Book Review

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3 Stars

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The Legend of the Monk and the Merchant

The Legend of the Monk and the Merchant

On 5/13 Ircel Harrison wrote: In The Legend of the Merchant and the Monk, writer Terry Felber suggests twelve keys to successful living that can guide a Christian in his or her personal, business and family life.  Setting his parable in 15th century Italy, Felber uses Antonio, a successful Venetian merchant, as the spokesperson ... The Legend of the Merchant and the Monk: A Book Review

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3 Stars

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Pershing

Pershing

On 12/31 Ircel Harrison wrote: When I was a member of ROTC (Reserve Officers Training Corps) in college, I was a member of a drill team called the Pershing Rifles. The national organization was named for General of the Armies John J. Pershing. I read the brief history of the organization and knew that Pershing was commander of U. ... Commander of the Great War

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4 Stars

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The Power-Based Life

The Power-Based Life

On 9/2 Ircel Harrison wrote: When timesget tough, what is the source of your strength? In this readable book, Mike Flynt suggests twelve strategies to identifyand maximize sources of personal strength. As a Christian, Flynt begins with one’s relationship to God, who God hascreated each of us to be, and the joy of building ... The Power Based Life by Mike Flynt

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4 Stars

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Patton (The Generals)

Patton (The Generals)

On 12/17 Ircel Harrison wrote: Because of the responsibility entrusted to them, top military leaders tend to be controversial figures. In fact, Agostino von Hassell and Ed Breslin begin their overview of the life of General George S. Patton, Jr., with a critique of the Academy Award-winning 1970 film that bears the general’s name. ... Patton: The Pursuit of Destiny

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4 Stars

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The Butterfly Effect

The Butterfly Effect

On 9/8 Ircel Harrison wrote: Every day we make choices—what will we do, with whom will we spend our time, what we will purchase. We have a tendency to prioritize these decisions, seeing some as more important than others. In this motivational book, author Andy Andrews challenges the reader to consider that everything matters. ... The Butterfly Effect

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3 Stars

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Lead Like Ike

Lead Like Ike

On 7/9 Ircel Harrison wrote: Over the last couple of decades, there has been a number of management books published under the general title “Leadership Lessons of . . . (add any name—Attila the Hun, Robert E. Lee, Abraham Lincoln).” Some are more successful than others. Lead Like Ike is one of the best.Geoff Loftus takes a ... Lead Like Ike by Geoff Loftus

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4 Stars

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