Each and every one of us -- regardless of our age, position, or station in life -- has the opportunity to take control of, and improve, our lives...and the lives of those around us. In Lead or Get Off the Pot!, the irrepressible count of carpe diem shares his bold vision and unorthodox strategies for developing personal passion, a can-do attitude, and the motivation essential for cultivating leadership skills. Pat's advice includes:
Twelve Ways to Build a Passionate Team
Walk the Talk
The Ten Commandments of Service
How to Listen with a Leader's Eye
Learning your AAAs -- Attitude, Assets, Ambition
...and other leadership lessons that can teach you to become a true leader -- one who challenges, mediates, motivates, communicates, and inspires.
Pat Croce is a minority partner of the Philadelphia 76ers, founder of Sports Physical Therapists, Inc., in-studio commentator and venture partner of Slamball, NBC commentator for the 2004 Summer Olympic Games, columnist for Fortune Small Business magazine, creator of Pirate Soul Museum in Key West, and a knock-your-socks-off motivational speaker. He and his wife, Diane, have two children and reside in suburban Philadelphia.
"Get ready to laugh, learn, and be inspired." -- Anthony Robbins, bestselling author of Awaken the Giant Within
"[A] book for regular people with extraordinary dreams." -- M. Night Shyamalan, award-winning filmmaker, The Sixth Sense
"Just as Pat Croce reinvented the 76ers, we can learn how to reinvent ourselves... [in] this practical, real-life, and down-to-earth guide." -- from the Foreword by Stephen R. Covey, bestselling author of The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People