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The 5 Levels of Leadership Audiobook

The 5 Levels of Leadership: Proven Steps to Maximize Your Potential [Audiobook]

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True leadership isn't a matter of having a certain job or title. In fact, being chosen for a position is only the first of the five levels every effective leader achieves. To become more than "the boss" people follow only because they are required to, you have to master the ability to invest in people and inspire them. To grow further in your role, you must achieve results and build a team that produces. You need to help people to develop their skills to become leaders in their own right. And if you have the skill and dedication, you can reach the pinnacle of leadership - where experience will allow you to extend your influence beyond your immediate reach and time for the benefit of others.

The 5 Levels of Leadership are:

  • 1. Position - People follow because they have to.
  • 2. Permission - People follow because they want to.
  • 3. Production - People follow because of what you have done for the organization.
  • 4. People Development - People follow because of what you have done for them personally.
  • 5. Pinnacle - People follow because of who you are and what you represent.

Through humor, in-depth insight, and examples, internationally recognized leadership expert John C. Maxwell describes each of these stages of leadership. He shows you how to master each level and rise up to the next to become a more influential, respected, and successful leader.

PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your My Library section along with the audio.

©2011 John C. Maxwell (P)2011 Hachette Audio

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    Brendin South Penrith, Australia 09-14-12
    Brendin South Penrith, Australia 09-14-12
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    "Good leadership level explanation."
    What did you love best about The 5 Levels of Leadership?

    Hierarchy identification.


    Would you recommend The 5 Levels of Leadership to your friends? Why or why not?

    Yes to those who don't yet understand leadership levels. Those who already have the knowledge I would not recommend reading.


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    Disliked the referrences to faith (too often).


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    Would be better relating to leadership from business rather than faith and sport.

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    Robert M. 09-30-16
    Robert M. 09-30-16 Member Since 2016
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    "Great book"

    Great book that has some really good, memorable quotes but trails off near the end. I would recommend this to friends.

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    Todd 09-16-16
    Todd 09-16-16 Member Since 2016
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    "John Maxwell 5 Levels of Leadership"

    This is a VERY GOOD AUDIOBOOK! Love the fact John is the narrator. Highly recommended!

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    Dennis Mbogori 09-08-16 Member Since 2016

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    "A Powerful Leadership Tool"

    A Powerful arsenal in my leadership toolbox. Dr. John Maxwell delivers again . What a bonus having Dr. Maxwell audibly guide you on your leadership development journey.

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    TheGrayHat Cary, NC 09-01-16
    TheGrayHat Cary, NC 09-01-16 Member Since 2014
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    "Leadership Has Its Privileges"
    What did you love best about The 5 Levels of Leadership?

    John C. Maxwell is a leader of leaders. He breaks it down piece by piece. I strongly encourage leaders to study the book - but more importantly apply the concepts.


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    Again, read it at least two or three times, and get the audiobook to reinforce the concepts. If you get the physical book, it allows you to highlight key passages.

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    Diana 08-07-16
    Diana 08-07-16
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    "Used this book in a Leadship Development course"

    Having this book on Audible was a Godsend for me - because I was able to listen to it on my daily commute, in addition to trying to read it in book form at every free moment. Good book, excellent content, and it really opens your eyes to not only the people around you, but to things that you, yourself do or do not do. I can highly recommend this out of all of the books that we read in class.

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    Jennie H 07-16-16
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    "Great book with Great tools "

    If you are aspiring to be a great leader then this book is a must for you.

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    David 07-04-16
    David 07-04-16
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    "too long"

    Great book. Breaks down the worst from the best levels. the book is too long and at points redundant. High quality ideas.

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    Joel Oquendo 06-22-16
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    "loved it!!!"

    great way to write a book soooooo much information in 300 pages! completely worth it =]

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    Dan 06-07-16
    Dan 06-07-16
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    "Great book for the leader"

    The book challenges the readers to grow in their leadership, and demonstrates that there are levels of leadership. Growing in leadership is a life long pursuit and well worth it.

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