Executive Book Alert

Home | Subscriptions | Book Summaries | Collections | Soundview Live | My Library
Good Leaders Ask Great Questions
GOOD LEADERS ASK GREAT QUESTIONS
Your Foundation for Successful Leadership
by John C. Maxwell

Center Street © 2014
304 pages, ISBN: 978-1455548071


Why You Need to Ask Questions

The reason that effective leaders ask questions, writes bestselling leadership author and speaker John Maxwell in his new book, Good Leaders Ask Great Questions, is that questions are the most effective means of communicating with people. They also allow leaders to unlock doors that would normally be closed, build better ideas, gain different perspectives, and break free of the "mental laziness" of comfortable, unchallenged mindsets — just to name a few of their advantages. As Maxwell explains, "If you want to make discoveries, if you want to disrupt the status quo, if you want to make progress and find new ways of thinking and doing, you need to ask questions."


Read the Review
If you liked this book, you'll also like...


The 5 Levels of Leadership

The 5 Levels of Leadership

John C. Maxwell



The 360 Degree Leader

The 360 Degree Leader

John C. Maxwell



Recent & Upcoming Soundview Summaries

October 2014

Thanks for the Feedback

Douglas Stone & Sheila Heen

The Road to Reinvention
Josh Linkner


Out Think
Shawn Hunter




November 2014

Overfished Ocean Strategy

Nadya Zhexembayeva

How the World Sees You
Sally Hogshead


The Responsible Entrepreneur
Carol Sanford




December 2014

Why Motivating People Doesn't Work... and What Does

Susan Fowler

Pitch Perfect
Bill McGowan & Alisa Bowman


Little Bets
Peter Sims


 
Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+
Soundview
511 School House Road, Suite 300, Kennett Square, PA
1-800-SUMMARY | summary.com