written by John C. Maxwell. Maxwell has written over 50 books and this is both his flagship product and the key entry-level leadership book. The book covers 21 leadership principals, is very simple to read with many business and sport illustrations. Leadership is influence and Maxwell covers all key factors to influence others in a positive way. Wither you are working for a company, self employed, stay at home parent, church or other voluntary work then this is an excellent start to learn some key leadership principals. You can read this book on your own or you can find one of John Maxwell’s trained coaches and join a local Master Mind group. The book discussion is free and without further obligation and you will find you will learn from others as you read, study and discuss this book in an informal group session Look under Resources and Useful Links to find a John Maxwell Master Mind Group near you. If you are part of a church based organization then the book is written with bible-based illustrations and stories. This is called, The 21 Most Powerful Minutes in a Leaders Day, ensure you purchase the correct book to suit your requirements.