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Wooden on Leadership

by John Wooden

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by McGraw-Hill .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7301006M
ISBN 100071453393
ISBN 109780071453394

John Robert Wooden (Octo – June 4, ) was an American basketball player and head coach at the University of California, Los Angeles. Nicknamed the "Wizard of Westwood," he won ten NCAA national championships in a year period as head coach at UCLA, including a record seven in a other team has won more than four in a row in Division I college men's or women's basketball. Acquire and keep these traits and success should follow." --Coach John Wooden John Wooden’s goal in 41 years of coaching never changed; namely, to get maximum effort and peak performance from each of his players in the manner that best served the team. Wooden on Leadership explains step-by-step how he pursued and accomplished this goal.

  On Wooden summary sections throughout the book feature penetrating insights on Coach Wooden s leadership methods from players and coaches who worked with him during his career, including All-Americans Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Gail Goodrich, and David Meyers and assistant coaches Denny Crum, Gary Cunningham, and Eddie s:   Buy a cheap copy of Wooden on Leadership book by John Wooden. A Wall Street Journal Bestseller A compelling look inside the mind and powerful leadership methods of America’s coaching legend, John Wooden Team spirit, loyalty, Free shipping over $Cited by:

The book “Wooden on Leadership” is a revelation of the wisdom of the author in matters of leadership. Through the book, readers are able to acquire the essential facets of practical and theoretical leadership, as the author depicts a chronological method that he applied in ensuring that every person within his circle of influence obtained. “On Wooden” summary sections throughout the book feature penetrating insights on Coach Wooden’s leadership methods from players and coaches who worked with him during his career, including All-Americans Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Gail Goodrich, and David Meyers and assistant coaches Denny Crum, Gary Cunningham, and Eddie Powell.


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Wooden on Leadership is one of the best leadership books I have ever read. The two themes I like most are below and then my top 20 highlights from the book are provided. Theme 1 - One of the primary things I like about Wooden’s leadership style is that he believes in maintaining emotional control at all by:   In this book, coach John Wooden - one of the most successful basketball coaches of all times - shares with his readers the leadership framework that he has developed and used through the years.

The books is divided intro three sections, the first presents and explains John's foundation of leadership, the pyramid of success/5. Wooden on Leadership contains the best of Wooden’s observations, covering everything from teamwork (“It takes 10 hands to score a basket”) and self-control (“Emotion is the enemy”) to concentration (“Don’t look at the scoreboard”) and dealing with defeat (“Things turn out best for those who make the best of the way things turn out”)/5().

If you don’t know much about Wooden, that book might be a good starting point as it’s his autobiography. Wooden on Leadership is more of a management book. It was clearly intended to target business people, but retains a strong coaching flavor. Naturally, that means lots of basketball talk.

Wooden on Leadership contains the best of Wooden’s observations, covering everything from teamwork (“It takes 10 hands to score a basket”) and self-control (“Emotion is the enemy”) to concentration (“Don’t look at the scoreboard”) and dealing with defeat (“Things turn out best for those who make the best of the way things turn out”).

Steve Jamison is John’s friend, a longtime associate and the co-author of this one-of-a-kind book. “Wooden on Leadership Summary” The famous basketball “celebrity” and coach John Wooden, realized that his coaching days are numbered when his. Focusing on Wooden’s 12 Lessons in Leadership and his acclaimed Pyramid of Success, it outlines the mental, emotional, and physical qualities essential to building a winning organization, and shows /5(6).

Wooden on Leadership Book Summary: A Wall Street Journal Bestseller A compelling look inside the mind and powerful leadership methods of America’s coaching legend, John Wooden "Team spirit, loyalty, enthusiasm, determination. Acquire and keep these traits and success should follow.". The Book in Three Sentences You must know who you are and be true to who you are if you are going to be who you can and should become.

Success is peace of mind that is the direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming. Wooden on Leadership is a well-written book on the basics of solid leadership.

It’s filled with practical wisdom, memorable quotes, and interesting stories that illustrate his ideas. Wooden on Leadership explains step-by-step how he pursued and accomplished this goal%(1). Ten-time national champion UCLA basketball coach John Wooden - generally considered the greatest college basketball coach to ever hold a clipboard - delivers a leadership book that stands alone at center court.

Remarkably, none of Wooden’s players recall him urging them to win. Instead, he urged them to do their best every moment.8/10(). The Essential Wooden--more leadership lessons from the Wooden playbook The Essential Wooden is the ultimate collection of Wooden’s opinions and observations on achieving exceptional leadership in any organization, with invaluable lessons for inspiring championship performance.

Wooden on Leadership is a thoughtful, expert practitioner’s observations about how to do a good job as a leader. If you haven’t read it yet, buy it and read it. If you have read it, go back to it from time to time. You can check out some of my highlights and notes from this book on my GoodReads page.

Lessons on Leadership – John Wooden’s Pyramid of Success Lessons on Leadership from John Wooden’s Pyramid of Success Some of you may have never heard of John Wooden until I highlighted his book, Wooden on Leadership, in my books on leadership blog so I thought it would be very worthwhile to dedicate a blog to this amazing man.

Wooden was not one to keep things to himself and strived to enrich the lives of anyone who was willing to listen and learn. “Wooden on Leadership” is just such a book that documents his philosophy. The Pyramid of Success. Wooden is known for his “Pyramid of Success”, which documents fifteen building blocks for success.

Focusing on Wooden’s 12 Lessons in Leadership and his acclaimed Pyramid of Success, it outlines the mental, emotional, and physical qualities essential to building a winning organization, and shows you how to develop the skill, confidence, and competitive fire to “be at your best when your best is needed”--and teach your organization to do the same/5(68).

Wooden on Leadership(McGraw-Hill) and The Essential Wooden(McGraw-Hill). Those bestsellers introduced John Wooden’s leadership concepts to a new and large corporate audience in America. Here we extend his teaching on lead- ership and offer a commonsense approach to understand- ing and incorporating his concepts.

Wooden on Leadership is one of the best leadership books I have ever read. The two themes I like most are below and then my top 20 highlights from the book are provided.

Theme 1 - One of the primary things I like about Wooden’s leadership style is that he believes in maintaining emotional control at all s:   Mr.

Jamison is a consultant to the UCLA Anderson Scool of Business’ John Wooden Global Leadership Program. He has collaborated with Coach Wooden on an award-winning PBS presentation as well as several books, including the classic book on teaching and mentoring, Wooden: A Lifetime of Observations and : McGraw-Hill Education.

Offers a look inside the mind and leadership methods of John Wooden. This book outlines the mental, emotional, and physical qualities essential to building a winning organization, and. In Wooden was having heart problems and had to go to the hospital.

He appointed two of his assistant coaches leadership responsibilities in his absence. In the book is a printout of the practice schedule for one of the days Wooden was gone.

Wooden was very impressed with how well it was put together. The late John Wooden was one of the most successful college basketball coaches in America who had close to a 90% winning record in his entire coaching career.

In his book, “Wooden on Leadership: How to Create a Winning Organization” he shares the leadership lessons he acquired throughout his career.