Jeff Lerner | Wooden on Leadership / Edition 1 by John Wooden

Wooden on Leadership / Edition 1

by John Wooden, Steve Jamison

A Wall Street Journal Bestseller

An inspiring look into the mind and powerful leadership techniques of John Wooden, America's legendary coach.

"Team spirit, loyalty, enthusiasm, determination. . . . These traits should be acquired and maintained for success. "

--Coach John Wooden

John Wooden's goal over 41 years of coaching has not changed: to get the best effort and performance out of each player in the way that serves the team. Wooden's Leadership describes step-by-step his journey to achieve this goal. It focuses on Wooden's 12 Lessons in Leadership as well as his Pyramid of Success. This book outlines the mental and emotional qualities necessary to build a winning organization and shows how you can develop the confidence, skill, and competitive fire that will allow you to be at your best when it is needed.

Praise for Wooden at Leadership

"What a powerful Pyramid of Success for leadership! All of life is affected by Coach Wooden's brilliant definition of success and moral authority. His life and vision of winning are admirable.

Stephen R. Covey is the author of The 7 Habits for Highly Successful People, and The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness To Greatness.

Wooden on Leadership provides valuable lessons that can be applied to any endeavor. Our goal is to achieve competitive greatness. This goal should be shared by all successful organizations. Coach Wooden's Pyramid of Success will help you get there.

--Jim Sinegal, president & CEO, Costco