Those are John Maxwell’s 17 Indisputable Laws of Teamwork. This is an outstanding book and should be not just read but reviewed regularly. I also reviewed Maxwell’s book: which is also a great book. I recommend both very strongly.
John Maxwell is one of the most prolific writers today on the subject of leadership, teamwork and success. He breaks down very complex topics into simple, easy to understand teaching. I like his bullet-point and numbering outline style of writing. His book The 17 Indisputable Laws of Teamwork is a must read for anyone who must take a group of individuals and forge them together into a cohesive unit focused only on the collective good. This is especially poignant in today’s world of me, rather than we. The ESPN crowd promotes this kind of thinking by highlighting show-boating and attention seeking athletes that focus only on themselves. So a book that is so good in teambuilding is a real treasure.
Maxwell goes into depth describing his 17 Laws and uses a variety of great examples and quotes. I’m going to give a brief taste of all 17:
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