“You Don’t Need A Title to Be A Leader: How Anyone, Anywhere, Can Make a Positive Difference” opens your eyes to the potential of leadership. As you understand leadership with a “little l,” you see there are small things each of us can do every day to positively influence out customers, colleagues, friends, and communities. True leadership isn’t about power over people; it is about power with people. This is a little book about a big idea, and that is how anyone regardless of title or lack thereof can make a positive difference. That means:
- Acting with power and purpose, rather than acting bogged down by mindless activity.
- Moving from simply interacting to relating by caring about others.
- Focusing on the success of those around you rather than just your personal achievements.
- Looking for opportunities to solve problems and create value.
- Drawing on the power of shared values.
You Don’t Need a Title to be a Leader speaks to leaders at every level, both those with and without titles. The book focuses on six things that all leaders do to make a positive difference. If you want to learn how to lead, or you a leader looking for ways to lead better or teach others to lead, this book is for you.
Here’s what other thought leaders say about You Don’t Need a Title to be a Leader:
“Everyone of us have the power to shape our lives and influence the lives of others. In this short, powerful book by Mark Sanborn, you’ll discover how.”
— John C. Maxwell, Author, Speaker and Founder INJOY Stewardship Services and EQUIP
“If you want to learn to lead — or lead better — read this book.”
— Marcus Buckingham, author of First, Break All the Rules and Now, Discover Your Strengths
“I love writers who make leadership an active principle!! Even the title, You Don’t Need a Title to be a Leader, tells us to take charge by our actions. Mark Sanborn lets you know that leading involves you DOING something. You gotta read this one.”
— Dave Ramsey, Three-time New York Times bestselling author
"Using his master skills in story-telling, Mark Sanborn enables us all to see that at the heart of it leadership is really about ordinary people achieving extraordinary things."
— Lois P. Frankel, Ph.D., author of Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office
“Read this book if you want to lead a better life, lead an organization, or lead the way.”
— Jeffrey J. Fox, author of Secrets of Great Rainmakers
“Mark Sanborn has done it again! This time leadership is his focus and he has delivered a powerful little book that must be on every leader’s desk.”
— Pat Williams, author, speaker, and Vice President of the Orlando Magic