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We are not positive because life is easy. We are positive because life can be hard. As a leader, you will face numerous obstacles, negativity, and tests. There will be times when it seems as if everything in the world is conspiring against you and your vision seems more like a fantasy than a reality. That's why positive leadership is essential! Positive leadership is not about fake positivity. It is the real stuff that makes great leaders great. The research is clear. Being a positive leader is not just a nice way to lead. It's the way to lead if you want to build a great culture, unite your organization in the face of adversity, develop a connected and committed team, and achieve excellence and superior results.

Since writing the mega best seller The Energy Bus, Jon Gordon has worked and consulted with leaders who have transformed their companies, organizations and schools, won national championships, and are currently changing the world. He has also interviewed some of the greatest leaders of our time and researched many positive leaders throughout history and discovered their paths to success. In this pioneering book Jon Gordon shares what he has learned and provides a comprehensive framework on positive leadership filled with proven principles, compelling stories, practical ideas and practices that will help anyone become a positive leader.

There is a power associated with positive leadership and you can start benefiting yourself and your team with it today.

©2017 Jon Gordon (P)2017 Gildan Media LLC

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Always positive

I met Jon on a flight to Mississippi of all places and got the chance to hear him speak to the athletes at Mississippi State University. this book dives deeper into his public speaking topics and give a clear picture of what it takes to be a effective leader.

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The message is good

The message is good with many good points. However, the reader is hard to keep up with and seems in a hurry where inflection and pause would allow the message to better resonate. This is probably more enjoyable in hardcover print.

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A Necessity For Every Leader

A lot of businesses fail in the first few years because of the harsh reality of life. Not everything goes according to plan. Gordon knows how to find the positive in the negative, and teaches you how to do the same. If you are having trouble in any aspect of life that involves other people, READ THIS BOOK!

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A MUST read for anyone in supervision!

Great book to help you stay motivated & keep your team motivated. Jon Gordon offers great ideas!

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Very insightful

I enjoyed this book. It is definitely one that you need to listen to twice or more to really absorb all the information.

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a bunch of stories about positive people

there is no real point to this book. it's just a bunch of stories about positive people.

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Great listen!

A great listen for anyone who is in charge of leading others. I’m a basketball coach and found it very practical!

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Another inspiring book by Jon Gordon!

Jon Gordon is inspiring and I plan to read Power of a Positive Team!

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Everything you need to change you and the world!

Truly life changing! Learn how to win at home, work and life! A book I will reference over and over!

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The message I needed to hear.

Phenomenal book, I work with a team of 50 people at hospital that's going through a turnaround there's a lot of work to do, but hearing a message like this book delivers helps keep you encouraged to do the work.