17 Essential Qualities of a Team Player: Becoming the Kind of Person Every Team Wants

Leadership expert John C. Maxwell follows his best-selling The Indisputable Laws of Teamwork with this powerfully succinct companion book, The 17 Essential Qualities of a Team Player. He presents a clear analysis of the personal characteristics necessary for becoming an effective team player. Maxwell ’ s detailed descriptions and many examples are easy to understand and applicable whether at home, on the job, at church, or on the ball field.

Inside The 17 Essential Qualities of a Team Player, Maxwell outlines the successes of team players who have been:

Intentional- making every action count toward a long-term goal
Relational- focused on others
Selfless- willing to take a subordinate role for the sake of the eam
Tenacious- hardworking and optimistic in the face of setbacks
Maxwell shows how these qualities, and numerous others, impact the team and its success. The 17 Essential Qualities of a Team Player is not feel-good platitudes and abstract thinking, but concrete actions designed to improve the value of every team player.
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Published October 11th 2006 by HarperCollins Leadership (first published January 1st 2001
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This bestsellin, centred around teamwork and leadership qualities, provides valuable insights into how a person can help make their team around them better.

There were also anecdotal examples in a lot of sections of the autobiography, and man of them helped to emphasize the difference that these qualities would make.

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