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What would happen if a top expert with more than 30 years of leadership experience were willing to distill everything he had learned about leadership into a handful of life-changing principles just for you? It would change your life.

John C. Maxwell has done exactly that in The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership. He has combined insights learned from his 30-plus years of leadership successes and mistakes with observations from the worlds of business, politics, sports, religion, and military conflict. The result is a revealing study of leadership delivered as only a communicator like Maxwell can.

Accompanying charts, evaluations, and a growth guide are available in the audiobook companion PDF download.

"Our nation and its institutions are crying out for leaders. John Maxwell...shows us the true path to leadership through the application of timeless principles supported by the bedrock of personal character." (Edward C. Emma, President & CEO, Jockey International, Inc.)

"An irrefutable must-read on leadership that is a simple and powerful list of guidelines to help build leadership in many areas." (S. Truett Cathy, founder and chairman, Chick-Fil-A, Inc.)

"John Maxwell understands what it takes to be a leader, and he puts it within reach with The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership. I recommend this to anyone who desires success at the highest level, whether on the ball field, in the boardroom, or from the pulpit." (Tom Landry, former head coach, Dallas Cowboys)

"In typical Maxwell style, filled with wisdom, wit, and passion, John provides a wealth of practical insights on what it takes to be a successful leader." (Bill McCartney, founder & CEO, Promise Keepers)

"The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership is helpful and easy to read, yet profound in its depth and clarity. It's loaded with hope, direction, encouragement, and specific procedures." (Zig Ziglar, author and motivational teacher)

"The ideas presented in The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership are simple, clear, and easy to grasp- yet profound! It's an enjoyable, easy-to-read book that is educational yet entertaining. Whether you are a recent graduate just beginning your career, or a seasoned executive, this book is worth reading...and keeping at hand as a leadership reference guide." (Amy DiGeso, CEO, Mary Kay Inc.)

PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying PDF will be available in your Audible Library along with the audio.

©2007 John C. Maxwell (P)2020 HarperCollins Leadership

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difficult to listen to, not what I was expecting. quite an arduous listen, don't recommend.

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  • Jake Pruner
  • 16-02-2021

Interesting, not actionable

Maybe I being too harsh, but the book reads much more like a series of successes and failures throughout history. Biggest impact is just thinking of yourself as a leader.

I’m glad I read it once, doubt I’ll read again.

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  • Dr. James Reynolds
  • 23-08-2020

EXCELLENT 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

Priceless and every chapter is worthy of your time. Dedicate the time and toy
you will immediately be able to apply each lesson to your life.

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  • Amy Marshall
  • 05-02-2021

Outdated, but still had some gems.

First, I applaud you for looking into leadship audiobooks! I appreciate you for wanting to improve yourself so that you may improve others.

I struggled with a few sections of this book. While there were great organizational and inspirational tips in the material, some areas read like a "Prosperity Gospel" sermon while others sounded self-promotional. Also, it was noticeable in some areas that it was written by someone raised in an older generation and by someone who might be out of touch with today's workplace. I would still give it a listen because you can still help hone (or even generate new) skills. But, just like with any book, be cautious and use discernment while reading and/or listening.

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  • Eduin AlphaAsf
  • 03-02-2020

Great to get you started or refresh your skills

I didn’t like the law of sacrifice but everything else was great . I seen too many leaders develop cancer or lose their family over this law.

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  • Anna
  • 20-07-2021

My first PD

This book was what first got me into personal development books! Still 10 years later absolutely a fantastic and useful reread!

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  • Timothy Van Mieghem
  • 08-07-2021

The one book

This is the One book we need. I put this in the league of Man’s search for meaning. Read this!!

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  • Robbie
  • 01-07-2021

fundamental

best guidelines and procedures for becoming and staying a leader, works well with 15 laws of growth and teamwork

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  • Anton Anderson
  • 23-06-2021

Empowering Information!

Loved it! What an Amazing book. Very inspirational. I felt the need to put what I learned into practice immediately!

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  • Anonymous User
  • 20-02-2021

Very informative

This book does a good job laying out its points and giving examples on how to be the best leader possible. Very good book

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  • Mykel Doe
  • 31-01-2021

Excellent book!!!

Narrator is awesome. His voice is easy oi n the ears. Book is extremely good and the perfect read for business owners, those in Management and/or leadership position.

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  • Chizzy James FHC UK
  • 06-04-2021

A Treasure

What a brilliant book!
I learnt so much from this book as I desire to be an influential leader in every area of my life.
Thank you John Maxwell for your love for learning. It blessed me a lot to hear this updated version as a result of your love for learning.

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  • ben grant
  • 22-10-2020

A staple for any leadership basis

Intro from the author was great, you can tell he has had a life of public speaking.

The narrator; not so much.

But don’t let that out you off. Consuming the ideas on this book was great for me, the stories and history that makes up the preface to the laws was equally great and helped me identify the point that is being made.

Great listen, albeit, the narrator is a little less charasmatic than the author

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  • Joel
  • 23-07-2020

tranaformational

loved it, going to buy the paperback and workbook, there is some much information here. Audio is great introduction, though feel there is much to action.

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