Leading the Way Up Mt. Olympus: How Acts of Leadership Help People Become Successful

Leading the Way Up Mt. Olympus: How Acts of Leadership Help People Become Successful

by Steve Broe


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Who is successful? A person with a great job and lifestyle? An entrepreneur who offers a great service or product? A nonprofit leader who makes life better for tens of thousands? A musician who makes people stand up and dance?

Success means many different things. In Leading the Way Up Mt. Olympus, Steve Broe has talked to people who used leadership skills to become successful. He points out that success can be the attainment of a goal, the gain of a new skill, or the chance to help others. For many people, success is all of these things.

Based on two years of interviews with CEOs, speakers, marketing geniuses, and others, Steve Broe answers the question, "How do people use leadership skills to become successful?" This book reveals those leadership behaviors which are most often associated with success and contains the voice of the success informants to make the point vividly.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781511439183
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 05/19/2015
Pages: 154
Sales rank: 809,316
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.36(d)

About the Author

Steve Broe is a leadership coach and university professor who writes about people changing their lives at work.

He was born in Southern California, moving to Arizona in the early 1990s. He has two adult children and is joyously married to Carolyn, who he stole from the beach city of Newport Beach. He operated a family business for 30 years, and started a charter school organization in the mid-1990s.

Steve has practiced the martial art of Aikido, which taught him to appreciate balance and vitality in the way he works, moves and think. He has also been active in Toastmasters International, which values excellence in speaking, thinking and leading. He also is an amateur musician, playing the bass clarinet.

Steve's first book, published by ProQuest in 2009, was an academic dissertation on leadership and examined how US military veterans see the leadership challenges in schools. In 2012, Steve published Leaders in Transition, which asks the question "How do people change careers and become a leader in the process?"

Steve Broe teaches organizational behavior and leadership with the University of Phoenix and Grand Canyon University. He lives in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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