The Mentor Leader

Secrets to Building People & Teams That Win Consistently
Narrated by: Tony Dungy
Length: 6 hrs and 3 mins
4.5 out of 5 stars (289 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

"Your only job is to help your players be better." That single idea had a huge impact on Tony Dungy when he heard it from one of his earliest mentors, and it led him to develop the successful leadership style so admired by players and coaches throughout the NFL. Now, a storied career and a Super Bowl victory later, Tony Dungy is sharing his unique leadership philosophy with you.

In The Mentor Leader, Tony reveals what propelled him to the top of his profession and shows how you can apply the same approach to virtually any area of your life. In the process you'll learn the seven keys of mentoring leadership - and why they're so effective; why mentor leadership brings out the best in people; how a mentor leader recovers from mistakes and handles team discipline; and the secret to getting people to follow you and do their best for you without intimidation tactics. As a son, a football player, and a winning coach, Tony has always learned from others on his path to success. Now you can learn to succeed for your team, family, or organization while living out your values - by becoming a mentor leader.

©2010 Tony Dungy (P)2010 Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.

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Loved it

I appreciated Tony's personal stories. Lots of nuggets and practical godly wisdom & principles.

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Must read if you are a leader

This book is so good. I am starting a new position as instructional leader for an Elementary School. I have learned so much and can take many of the tools from this book to apply to my new role. I am glad I decided to listen to this. It was worth it.

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Anyone in leadership. ..

Anyone in leadership needs this book. I am going to apply the principals of being a mento leader in my team of six in child welfare workers. I know it will change their lives as it has changed mine.

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Add value to others and you will be enriched

Good blend of real life and spiritual life guidelines for being an influence on others.

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Loved it

What a Great message. I just wish more people would adapt this type of life style.

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awesome wisdom

This coach is inspiring, challenging, and exciting despite his calm demeanor. A great encouragement to anyone aspiring to be a leader. a great encouragement to anyone who doesn't even recognize they are a leader.

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Great Book

What made the experience of listening to The Mentor Leader the most enjoyable?

The Content

Who was your favorite character and why?

Tony Dungy

Have you listened to any of Tony Dungy’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

No, this was my first

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

Sure, if I had the time to do so

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Awesome

Loved the story. Great insight and a clearer understanding of what a mentor should be.

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Great!

Tony is becoming one of my favorites. I will continue listening to him. Please keep writing.

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Helped to clarify my life journey and purpose

Expertly narrated with priceless content. Thank you Mr. Dungy for caring enough to share and living an exemplary life.