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“Learning Is A Treasure That Will Follow Its Owner Everywhere.” Chinese Proverb

I have included books, quotes, and movie clips to help you get 1 percent better as a leader for your staff and participants. They are broken into categories that you can use or share with others.  If you would like to add anything to this section, please submit to dustinjoelwilliams@gmail.com!

Start with why Start With Why by Simon Sinek.                      tebow Shaken by Tim Tebow                                       good to great Good To Great by Jim Collins                           Rejection Proof by Jia Jang
Wooden1 Wooden by Wooden/Steve Jamison      Image result for tim ferriss tribe of mentors  Tribe of Mentors by Tim Ferriss
Image result for move your bus Move Your Bus by Ron Clark                 Image result for grit book angela duckworth GRIT by Angela Duckworth
Image result for tony dungy book The Mentor Leader by Tony Dungy   Image result for the purpose driven life rick warren Purpose Driven Life – Rick Warren
Everybody Always Everybody Always by Bob Goff    Image result for break the wheel book amazon Break The Wheel – Jay Acunzo
      Image result for awesome neilNeil Pasricha
Image result for life is not an accident jay williams bookLife Is Not An Accident by Jay Williams Dare To Lead – Brene Brown
The Five Dysfunctions of a Team – Patrick Lencioni


Favorite Quotes

“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, you need a team!” John Wooden

“The more you worry about what people think about you, the more opportunities to have fun will slip away!”

“What God knows about us, is more important than what others think!” Tim Tebow

“Great vision without great people is irrelevant.” Jim Collins

“A leaders most valuable asset is not their time but their energy and ability to energize others.” Bill Hybels

“Perfection is not required, effort is. Don’t be afraid to make a mistake.”

“Don’t worry about your platform, worry about your impact!” Tony Dungy

“Trust me, people will allow you to be their sponge, soaking up all their negativity. But remember a full sponge doesn’t move very quickly, and it will keep you from being able to run, or even walk.” Ron Clark

“We have to be willing to fail, to be wrong, to start over again with lessons learned.” Angela Duckworth

“God intentionally allows you to go through painful experiences to equip you for ministry to others.” Rick Warren

“There is no I in TEAM, but there is an I in TIME. Give them everything you have!”

“If people don’t either love or hate your work, you haven’t done anything!” Tinker Hatfield

“Most of the things I was afraid of never happened.” Bob Goff

““One day, you’ll just be a memory for some people. Do your best to be a good one.”

““Don’t ever underestimate the power you may have on someone else’s life.”

“Don’t be too hard on each other. Find beauty in tending to your own fire.” Bob Goff

“Beautiful things happen when you distance yourself from negativity.”

“The pessimist complains about the wind, the optimist expects it to change, the realist adjusts the sails.”

“It is only those who never do anything who never make mistakes”

“I’m not serving coffee, I am pouring happiness into people’s lives.” Lily from the Coffee Shop

“Let’s never forget how lucky we are, let’s never forget how good we have it.” Neil Pasricha’s Dad

“The past should be left in the past or it can steal your future. Live life for what today can bring and not what yesterday has taken away.” Jay Williams

“If something can’t hurt me, then why should it scare me?” Jia Jang

“Clear is kind. Unclear is unkind.” Brene Brown

“Some people are hard to hold accountable because they are so helpful. Others because they get defensive. Others because they are intimidating. I don’t think it’s easy to hold anyone accountable, not even your own kids” Patrick Lencioni

“Mediocre people don’t like high achievers, and high achievers don’t like mediocre people.” Nick Saban

“The definition of insanity. Doing the same thing over and over again, and expecting different results.” Albert Einstein

“I have nothing in come with lazy people who blame others for their lack of success. Great things come from hard work and perseverance. No excuses.” Kobe Bryant

“Everyone you meet knows something you don’t.”

“Don’t be afraid to give up the good and go for the great!”

“Be brave enough to suck at something new.”

“Don’t let a bad day convince you that you have a bad life.”

“There is a difference in being the best in the world and being the best for the world!” Clint Pulver

“Make a habit of shutting down conversations that involve hating on other people.”

Leadership Stories/Blog Posts/Staff Training Videos