True Growth Book

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True Growth
From the Introduction:
“This book is our way of sharing True Growth lessons on how to become an authentic leader. It is organized into seven sections focused on the behavioral competencies of an authentic leader. We encourage you to read each chapter deliberately, focus on the True Growth Takeaway, and, most importantly, take time to reflect and act on the Reflection Questions included after each chapter. We have also included at the end of each section some specific behaviors you should consider using to improve as a leader at home and work.”

“Our hope is that this book serves you well on your journey to leadership authenticity!”
Lawson Magruder & Byrd Baggett

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Acclaim for True Growth:
“This book is a beacon of hope for those searching to live lives of authenticity. The life stories and lessons shared are invaluable.” – David L. Cook, PhD, Sports Psychologist, Author/Executive Producer, Seven Days in Utopia

“Success in dealing with life’s struggles begins with knowing oneself. The True Growth insights on authentic leadership presented in this book will afford readers with the opportunity to gain a better understanding of themselves and in so doing be better prepared for dealing with the challenges in both their work and personal lives”. – Len Fullenkamp, Colonel, U.S. Army, Retired, former Professor of Military History and Strategy at the Army War College

“We always built our football program on four pillars: Communication, Trust, Respect, and a Common Purpose. You will find these as a common theme in the many insightful messages from a lot of learned people which are contained in this work. It is a recurring theme of wisdom where the power of the mind opens us to all kinds of possibilities with a “can do” attitude of resolve and commitment.” – Mack Brown, ESPN/ABC College Football Commentator, Former Head Football Coach, University of Texas Longhorns

“True Growth is a wonderful, must-read book, one you will read and re-read, then share with friends and colleagues. Whether you lead a family, a multi-national corporation, or anything in between, True Growth is a book that will help you develop as a person and a leader. It’s a book of stories-many very moving, all very real-that provide grist for reflecting on the kind of person and leader you are. Every reader will benefit from this book, I sure did”.  – Lieutenant General Jim Dubik, U.S. Army Retired, PhD, Senior Fellow, Institute for the Study of War, author, Just War Reconsidered: Strategy, Ethics, and Theory.

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