From the Back Cover
Quotes for the leader who never stops learning to lead. Anyone in a leadership role will appreciate this book of inspirational quotes. Drawing from the wisdom of several respected leaders, writers, and visionaries, Gordon S. Jackson shares brief yet practical quotes on crucial leadership topics––the kind of wisdom every busy leader needs. You may find yourself smiling as you learn from such quotes as: You don’t think much of my methods. I don’t either. But I like my way of doing it better than your way of not doing it. - Dwight L. Moody See everything, overlook a lot, correct a little. -Pope John XXIII The only things that evolve by themselves in an organization are disorder, friction, and malperformance. - Peter Drucker Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity. - George S. Patton Within this collection, you are bound to find the right quote for addressing any situation you find yourself in as a leader.
About the Author
GORDON JACKSON is a professor of communication studies at Whitworth University in Spokane, Washington. He has worked at Whitworth as a journalism professor and college administrator since 1983. Originally from South Africa, where he worked as a journalist, he is a frequent speaker for churches and other groups. Dr. Jackson has spoken to scores of church, Sunday school, educational, and civic groups on a wide range of topics. In the past few years, he has also served as a consultant for church groups and Christian educational institutions in Uganda, Lebanon and Egypt.
Added bio for Handbook for Discovering God’s Will:
In this presentation, Dr. Jackson discusses the main themes that he believes should characterize God-shaped decision making. Suitable for general audiences, high school, and adult.