I wanted to re-post this as a review of 10 Indispensible Practices of the 2 Minute Leader by Brian K Dodd. I used this book as a leadership devotional. I simply read one chapter a week and made an action plan from Brian’s material.
I found this book very valuable and packed with leadership tools that is useful to leaders, teams, and organizations.
One of the biggest challenges Christian leaders face is how to create a leadership culture in our churches. We all want to do it but frankly lack the tools to make it a reality.
That is why I’m so excited about Brian Dodd’s new book and accompanying study 10 Indispensable Practices Of The 2-Minute Leader. Brian has over 25 years experience in church leadership and his site Brian Dodd On Leadership is one of the most popular Christian leadership blogs on the internet.
Whether you are a new, emerging, or experienced leader, this book will help you. Brian takes leaders on a journey from the inception of an idea or dream all the way to the celebration of its completion. Here are the book’s chapters:
Practice #1: Dreaming. Double-Dare Yourself.
Practice #2: Thinking. Take Two Every Day, as Often as Needed.
Practice #3: Relating. Keep a Leadership Ledger.
Practice #4: Enlisting. Look to a Person’s Past, Present, and Potential.
Practice #5: Positioning. Align the Elements.
Practice #6: Communicating. Communicate Expectations, Directions, and Commendations.
Practice #7: Executing. Take AIM. Activate your plan. Integrate your resources. Mobilize your team.
Practice #8: Adjusting. Check Your Bearings and Adjust as Needed.
Practice #9: Persevering. Name It and Declaim It.
Practice #10: Celebrating. ACT Positively. Acknowledge excellence. Celebrate achievement. Transform relationships.
Brian wants this book in as many hands of church leaders as possible. Therefore, he has affordably priced it so this resource could be purchased in bulk. For orders of 10 hard copies of more, Brian is throwing in a FREE study guide for each book along with FREE shipping. So click 10 Indispensable Practices Of The 2-Minute Leader and get this resource today.
Pastors have long awaited a resource to build community with leaders and disciple them effectively. This book and study guide answers the questions leaders are asking and can’t wait to be a part of. Leaders don’t have time to waste. However, they will be glad clear their calendars for 2-Minute Leader because it will grow them both spiritually.
I recommend this resource without reservation. I have had the privilege of having dinner with Brian. He is an inspiring leader with impeccable integrity and a heart to serve leaders.
Love to hear from you. Have a great week!