The master motivator shows how to cultivate the traits that all great leaders must possess? As Rick Pitino says, great leaders aren't born great; they learn great leadership along the path of life. Pitino's insights on leadership and how it can be harnessed in positive and productive ways make him one of the most sought-after speakers in corporate America. In Lead to Succeed, Rick Pitino shares the ten traits of great leadership he discovered and has cultivated himself, and shows how you too can incorporate them into your own game plan. His program includes:
* How to build a "team ego" to give people a stake in winning * How to keep a group focused and free of distraction * Lessons from Rick's own experiences coaching players and managing employees
Pitino reveals why dictating and people-pleasing are dead ends, and how communication, consistency, and selflessness are the most effective ways to motivate the people who follow you-at work and at home. A perfect book for executives, managers, and sports fans, Lead to Succeed can make great leadership within reach.
About Rick Pitino
Rick Pitino is the author of the bestseller Success Is a Choice. A renowned coach in the NBA and college basketball, Pitino was the head coach of the 1996 NCAA champions, the University of Kentucky Wildcats, and the basketball coach at Providence College. He went on to coach both the NBA's Boston Celtics and the New York Knicks. A popular motivational speaker, he lives in Boston, Massachusetts.
Bill Reynolds, a sports columnist for the Providence Journal, has written or coauthored five other books.
"So much more than another Armani suit, Pitino has done a job of psychology and salesmanship that should serve as a how-to manual for his profession." --Chicago Sun-Times