The Conviction to Lead: 25 Principles for Leadership that Matters
By Albert Mohler (Bethany House, 2012)
The Facts: Thousands of books have been written about leadership, yet Albert Mohler states right up front, "my goal is to change the way you think about leadership." He uses principles to do this—not laws or lessons or strategies—starting with the conviction to honor God and represent Jesus in leadership. Ranging from the extremely practical to the devotional, this book offers a new way to think about leadership.
The Slant: Albert Mohler became president of a flagship seminary when he was very young, had no teaching experience, and had almost no leadership experience at a major organization. Though the faculty stood against him at the time, over the years he has effectively led the seminary to health and prominence. During that journey he has discovered and practiced principled leadership. The Conviction to Lead offers principles every leader should follow. The theme of conviction ...1