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November 2006 Edition of Leadership Tools Monthly News has arrived!
November 06, 2006

Leadership Success
Great Effort = Great Results


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Volume IV - November, 2006 Issue

  1. Site News
    • Updates - and What's Coming Soon
  2. Lessons-in-Leadership
    • Leadership Success – Great Effort = Great Results!
  3. Meeting for Results
      A Leadership Series For Successful Living!
  4. Reader Meter
    • Reader Feedback

Site News

UPDATES - and What's Coming Soon!

  • Announcing
    the official launch of our new “sister” site,

    The new site is devoted to sharing the historic teachings of Dr. Orison Swett Marden. A Leadership Series For Successful Living, was created to share Dr. Marden’s special insights and wisdom with a brand new generation of aspiring leaders.

    More on this in just a minute.

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Lessons In Leadership

Leadership Success
Great Effort = Great Results

"Resolve that whatever you do, you will bring the whole
man (or woman) to it; that you will fling the whole
weight of your being into it."

- Orison Swett Marden

One of the greatest lessons we can teach our children is that of making a true “effort” in all areas of responsibility.

Isn’t it true that the main reason for any great success throughout history has been the result of a focused and persistent effort?

The lesson of making an “all-out” effort is one we need to continually remind ourselves of as we continue our leadership journey.

Once a person reaches a certain position, or level of success, it is very easy to settle in to the role and continue to manage things in a routine or mundane way.

If your ideal is to have your work and your career count for something special – then always put your entire self into it; your entire character, originality and individuality - into everything that you do.

Expect more of yourself as a leader than anyone else could possibly expect. In doing so, you will always stay on a path of success and personal growth.

The benefits of having superior self-expectations are plentiful. You will find that devotion to your work and your team members will pay handsome dividends; rewards in pay, was well as rewards in self-fulfillment.

Don’t allow yourself to simply copy what others are doing. While imitation can be perceived as a form of flattery; for the imitator it is a clear sign of weakness.

The man or woman who copies or imitates other people’s efforts is saying to the world that he does not believe himself; he does not believe himself to be fully capable of creating new and innovative ideas on his own.

It is a man’s vision, creativity and ability to work through his obstacles; who makes the extra effort to study all there is to know about his business; who employs originality into his systems – these are the marks of a man or woman who is worthy of the title “Leader”.

"Success is the child of drudgery and perseverance. It cannot be coaxed or bribed; pay the price and it is yours."
- Orison Swett Marden

Meeting For Results


A Leadership Series For Successful Living

"No surrender! Must ever be the slogan of the man or woman who would overcome the obstacles that block the road to success."
- Orison Swett Marden

Dr. Orison Swett Marden
If you are a longtime reader of this newsletter, you know that for several years now we have provided the entire self-help classic, Pushing To The Front, written by Orison Swett Marden - as a free gift to our readers.

What you may NOT know, is that for the past year we’ve been diligently working on a brand new leadership series of audiobooks, based on the best and most valuable teachings of Dr. Marden.

But before we get into that, let’s get you in the right mood to learn more about this terrific new series – and to learn how YOU CAN GET A FREE AUDIOBOOK!

A Leadership Series For Successful Living

As readers of this newsletter, your opinion counts. We want your honest feedback about our brand new leadership audiobook series. That’s why we are offering a FREE COPY OF “AMBITION” (Volume One in A Leadership Series For Successful Living) to the FIRST FIVE READERS WHO RESPOND.


(Just quickly fill out the Comments Form and say “Count Me In!”) We will ask these five readers to give this audiobook a full review and to provide us with their feedback.

Orison Swett Marden is considered to be the true founder of the American success movement, which was at it's most popular in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Today’s most notable self-help experts continue to recognize Marden for his outstanding work.

The life lessons, inspirational stories and examples of success under difficulties that are communicated by Marden in his vast number of books, are truly amazing.

We encourage you to review our new website and listen to samples of Ambition, Character, Hour of Opportunity, Diligence - Do It To A Finish and Persistence - An Iron Will.

"The golden opportunity you are seeking is in yourself.
It is not in your environment; it is not in luck or chance,
or the help of others; it is in yourself alone."

- Orison Swett Marden

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