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Most leadership courses and books fail to produce leaders because they focus on the wrong things. They treat leadership as if it’s a thing to do, a means to an end. Instead, leadership is a ...

Most leadership courses and books fail to produce leaders because they focus on the wrong things. They treat leadership as if it’s a thing to do, a means to an end. Instead, leadership is a side-effect, a by-product of a way of being. In particular, leadership occurs as a result of being fully expressed as a human being in the pursuit of something worthwhile. In this Book Rapper version of Warren Bennis' classic book, On Becoming A Leader we explore the starting point for leadership.

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  • Becoming YouThe Key to Becoming a Leader
  • Geoff McDonald @BookRapper BookRapper.com
  • The BookGeoffMcDonald.com/blog
  • The BookWarrenBennis.com
  • Warren BennisThe Author
  • Leadership = Side EffectThe BIG Idea
  • Know ThyselfSpeed RAP
  • Am I being all I can be?Your Challenge
  • Step Up!Book Rapper Says...
  • Being a LeaderGeoffMcDonald.com/blog
  • Being a LearnerBeing a Leader
  • Pursue a Worthy GoalLeadership is a Side-Effect
  • Mastering Your ContextGeoffMcDonald.com/blog
  • Surrender or Master?All born into circumstances...
  • Master Individual ContextFully expressed or not. Choose!
  • Master Organisational ContextWhat’s required depends on the situation
  • The Leadership SwitchGeoffMcDonald.com/blog
  • Declaration of LeadershipTrue To Your Origins
  • Best Teacher Responsibility Learn Anything ReflectionFour Lessons of Self Knowledge
  • Manager or Leader?Which one are you - in your way of being?
  • Four CompetenciesGeoffMcDonald.com/blog
  • Engage OthersShared meaning around a common vision
  • Distinctive VoiceStrong, clear and decisive
  • IntegrityOften failures point to what is really required
  • Adaptive CapacityResponding to relentless change
  • Learning to LeadGeoffMcDonald.com/blog
  • Self-knowledge Codify your Thoughts Opportunities Self-InventionFour Lifelong Leadership Pursuits
  • Training Education Static Dynamic Facts Ideas Narrow Broad Surface Deep Rote Experiential Tactics Strategy Job LifeWhich one are you delivering? Receiving?
  • Promoting LeadershipGeoffMcDonald.com/blog
  • Leadership Tasks Connect Study Global Anticipate Innovate Network Mission Environment CultureWhat is the Leader responsible for?
  • Opportunities for LeadersPromote leadership by promoting leadership opportunities
  • Leading the FutureGeoffMcDonald.com/blog
  • PygmalionExpect great performance to get great performance
  • GretzkySee where you need to be to grow capability
  • Encourage DissentActively promote alternate thinking
  • More...GeoffMcDonald.com/blog
  • Buy the Book!Why Should Anyone Be Led By You?
  • More books by Warren Bennis
  • Who are you?
  • Who are you becoming?
  • Are you a leader in your own life?
  • A PresentationRecording available for members at : BookRapper.com