The Joy of Leadership by Tal Ben-Shahar audiobook

The Joy of Leadership: How Positive Psychology Can Maximize Your Impact (and Make You Happier) in a Challenging World

By Tal Ben-Shahar  and Angus Ridgway
Read by Ramón de Ocampo

Gildan Media
7.17 Hours Unabridged
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People functioning at the highest level are what the authors call 10x leaders. Research on these leaders consistently brought up five major strengths. This book teaches readers to become a 10x leader using these five key areas, the SHARP framework. ● Strengths: 10X leaders stop trying to eliminate weaknesses and learn to focus on their strengths ● Health: 10X leaders stop trying to eliminate stress and learn how to integrate periods of restoration ● Absorption: 10X leaders stop waiting for the lightning of focus and creativity to strike and learn how to achieve consistent engagement and presence ● Relationships: 10X leaders stop trying to exert power and control and learn to cultivate healthy relationships through positivity and authenticity ● Purpose: 10X leaders stop grinding out tasks and learn how to find meaning and commitment in everything they do The 10X elixir of peak performance comes not from focusing on just one of these areas, but from learning to light the fire of all five aspects of SHARP and functioning naturally with them on a daily basis. If you just cultivate one or two aspects of leadership skills you are unlikely to succeed.

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People functioning at the highest level are what the authors call 10x leaders. Research on these leaders consistently brought up five major strengths. This book teaches readers to become a 10x leader using these five key areas, the SHARP framework.

Strengths: 10X leaders stop trying to eliminate weaknesses and learn to focus on their strengths

Health: 10X leaders stop trying to eliminate stress and learn how to integrate periods of restoration

Absorption: 10X leaders stop waiting for the lightning of focus and creativity to strike and learn how to achieve consistent engagement and presence

Relationships: 10X leaders stop trying to exert power and control and learn to cultivate healthy relationships through positivity and authenticity

Purpose: 10X leaders stop grinding out tasks and learn how to find meaning and commitment in everything they do

The 10X elixir of peak performance comes not from focusing on just one of these areas, but from learning to light the fire of all five aspects of SHARP and functioning naturally with them on a daily basis. If you just cultivate one or two aspects of leadership skills you are unlikely to succeed.

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Author Bio: Tal Ben-Shahar

Author Bio: Tal Ben-Shahar

Tal Ben-Shahar, himself a Harvard graduate, is one of Harvard University’s most popular lecturers; he has been profiled on NPR and featured in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, the New York Times, and Boston Globe. He teaches Positive Psychology and other classes to an amazing 20% of all Harvard graduates each semester. For the last ten years he has been teaching personal and organizational excellence, leadership, ethics, and self-esteem. He lives in Boston and Jerusalem.

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Author Bio: Tal Ben-Shahar PhD

Author Bio: Tal Ben-Shahar PhD

Tal Ben-Shahar is the author of several books, including the international bestsellers Happier and Being Happy. An Israeli teacher and writer in positive psychology and leadership, he consults and lectures around the world on various topics, including leadership, education, ethics, happiness, self-esteem, resilience, goal setting, and mindfulness.

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Author Bio: Angus Ridgway

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Nonfiction/Business & Economics
Runtime: 7.17
Audience: Adult
Language: English