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The Carpenter: A Story About the Greatest Success Strategies of All

Jon Gordon

The Carpenter: A Story About the Greatest Success Strategies of All

Jon Gordon

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Bestselling author Jon Gordon returns with his most inspiring book yet?filled with powerful lessons and the greatest success strategies of all.

Michael wakes up in the hospital with a bandage on his head and fear in his heart. The stress of building a growing business, with his wife Sarah, caused him to collapse while on a morning jog. When Michael finds out the man who saved his life is a Carpenter he visits him and quickly learns that he is more than just a Carpenter; he is also a builder of lives, careers, people, and teams.

As the Carpenter shares his wisdom, Michael attempts to save his business in the face of adversity, rejection, fear, and failure. Along the way he learns that there's no such thing as an overnight success but there are timeless principles to help you stand out, excel, and make an impact on people and the world.

Drawing upon his work with countless leaders, sales people, professional and college sports teams, non-profit organizations and schools, Jon Gordon shares an entertaining and enlightening story that will inspire you to build a better life, career, and team with the greatest success strategies of all.

If you are ready to create your masterpiece, read The Carpenter and begin the building process today.



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About "The Carpenter: A Story About the Greatest Success Strategies of All"

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Bestselling author Jon Gordon returns with his most inspiring book yet?filled with powerful lessons and the greatest success strategies of all.

Michael wakes up in the hospital with a bandage on his head and fear in his heart. The stress of building a growing business, with his wife Sarah, caused him to collapse while on a morning jog. When Michael finds out the man who saved his life is a Carpenter he visits him and quickly learns that he is more than just a Carpenter; he is also a builder of lives, careers, people, and teams.

As the Carpenter shares his wisdom, Michael attempts to save his business in the face of adversity, rejection, fear, and failure. Along the way he learns that there's no such thing as an overnight success but there are timeless principles to help you stand out, excel, and make an impact on people and the world.

Drawing upon his work with countless leaders, sales people, professional and college sports teams, non-profit organizations and schools, Jon Gordon shares an entertaining and enlightening story that will inspire you to build a better life, career, and team with the greatest success strategies of all.

If you are ready to create your masterpiece, read The Carpenter and begin the building process today.


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Meet the Author

Jon Gordon

Jon Gordon is an American business consultant and author on the topics of leadership, culture, sales, and teamwork. His books have been used by the Universuty of Georgia's Bulldogs and the Atlanta Falcons. His work has been featured in The Washington Post and U.S. News and World Report. He has earned degrees from Cornell University and Emory University. Gordon is the author of several books including: The No Complaining Rule, The Positive Dog, The Shark and The Goldfish: Positive Ways to Thrive During Waves of Change, and One Word that Will Change Your Life. His title The Carpenter: A story about the Greatest Success Strategies of All made The New York Times Best Seller List in 2014.

Table Of Contents

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    foreword By ken Blanchard Ix

    acknowledgments Xi

    1 Collapse 1

    2 Rest 5

    3 The Carpenter 9

    4 Stressed 15

    5 Busy 17

    6 Design Your Masterpiece 19

    7 Be A Craftsman 25

    8 You Will Know 29

    9 Everybody Loves The Carpenter 33

    10 Believe 37

    11 Talk To Yourself Instead Of Listening

    to Yourself 41

    12 Sarah 45

    13 Chaos 49

    14 The Greatest Success Strategy Of All 53

    15 Love Is A Commitment 59

    16 People > Furniture 63

    17 The Second Greatest Success Strategy Of All 67

    18 The Sandwich 75

    19 The Third Greatest Success Strategy Of All 77

    20 Love, Serve, Care 83

    21 Value 85

    22 The Heart Of Success 87

    23 Failing 91

    24 Success Takes Time 93

    25 The Gift Of Failure 95

    26 Unfinished Work 99

    27 Courage 101

    28 A Glimmer Of Hope 105

    29 Be The Mission 109

    30 All For One 113

    31 Progress 117

    32 Everything Is Spiritual 121

    33 Creating The Impossible 125

    34 Build 129

    35 Success Is Meant To Be Shared 131

    tools For Success 135

    bring The Greatest Success Strategies To Your Team And Organization 137

    other Books By Jon Gordon 139

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Product Details

Product Details
  • Catalogue Code 464986
  • Product Code 9780470888544
  • ISBN 0470888547
  • EAN 9780470888544
  • Pages 160
  • Department Academic
  • Category Christian Worldview
  • Sub-Category Money/work
  • Publisher John Wiley & Sons
  • Publication Date May 2014
  • Sales Rank #47504
  • Dimensions 223 x 147 x 16 mm

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