Chess not checkers

elevate your leadership game
  • 131 Pages
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Leadership, Management, Strategic pla
StatementMark Miller
SeriesBK business book, BK business book
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD57.7 .M5373 2015
The Physical Object
Pagination131 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27186461M
ISBN 101626563942
ISBN 139781626563940
LC Control Number2014041025
OCLC/WorldCa892890630

The book is entertaining as a novel yet packs profound insights into what it means to lead and succeed in today’s business world.” —Chris Heller, President, Keller Williams Worldwide “Mark Miller is an expert on leadership.

His new book, Chess Not Checkers, is headed to the best-seller’s list. Check it out it’s that good!”/5(). The men and women who work there sustain performance at seemingly otherworldly levels of precision, accuracy, and consistency. In the fifth and final book of Mark Miller's High Performance series, he uses his trademark business fable format to show how any organization can cultivate the kind of everyday habits that yield extraordinary results.

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A great, short book on leadership lessons told through the story of a new CEO. The mindset of envisioning a business as requiring chess strategy, not /5.

Chess Not Checkers: Elevate Your Leadership Game In the early days of an organization, everybody does a little bit of everything. But if growth is desired, several things need to change, including: Developing ways to think strategically.

Planning /5(). Small firms can get by early on with a “checkers mind-set,” but must switch to a “chess-not-checkers mind-set” as they grow and their operations become more complex.

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Like chess grand masters making careful moves, strategic leaders must understand the special skills and talents of each team member and combine, leverage and exploit those 8/10(). The book is entertaining as a novel yet packs profound insights into what it means to lead and succeed in today's business world.” —Chris Heller, President, Keller Williams Worldwide “Mark Miller is an expert on leadership.

His new book, Chess Not Checkers, is headed to the best-seller's list. Check it out it's that good!”Brand: Berrett-Koehler Publishers.

Chess Not Checkers can be an interesting metaphor for business strategy. Chess Not Checkers is an interesting metaphor for business strategy. It's true and it's essential. This book does a good job of telling a parable of the potential for more involved thinking. Chess Not Checkers (Summary) Elevate Your Leadership Game by Mark Miller.

ebook. Subjects. Business Management Nonfiction. getAbstract Summary: Get the key points from this book in less than 10 minutes. Most start-ups are small and easy to manage.

getAbstract finds that his checkers-to-chess metaphor delivers teachable leadership advice. In Chess Not Checkers, Mark Miller tells the story of Blake Brown, newly appointed CEO of a company troubled by poor performance and low morale. Nothing Blake learned from his previous roles seems to help him deal with the issues he now faces.

The problem, his new mentor points out, is Blake is playing the wrong game. The early days of an. As organizations grow in volume and complexity, the demands on leadership change. The same old moves won't cut it any more. In Chess Not Checkers, Mark Miller tells the story of Blake Brown, newly appointed CEO of a company troubled by poor performance and low morale.

Mark Miller is well known as a business leader, best-selling author, and communicator. As VP of Leadership Development for Chik-Fil-A, Mark has taken the best principles of leadership and built both a strong organization as well as a loyal reading audience.

Mark's latest book, Chess Not Checkers, brings timeless leadership truths to a new light as. Book Description As organizations grow in volume and complexity, the demands on leadership change.

The same old moves won't cut it any more. In Chess Not Checkers, Mark Miller tells the story of Blake Brown, newly appointed CEO of a company troubled by. The book is entertaining as a novel yet packs profound insights into what it means to lead and succeed in today’s business world.” —Chris Heller, President, Keller Williams Worldwide “Mark Miller is an expert on leadership.

His new book, Chess Not Checkers, is headed to the best-seller’s list. Check it out it’s that good!”. As organizations grow in volume and complexity, the demands on leadership change.

The same old moves won't cut it any more.

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In Chess Not Checkers, Mark Miller tells the story of Blake Brown, newly appointed CEO of a company troubled by /5(10). The book is entertaining as a novel yet packs profound insights into what it means to lead and succeed in today's business world.” —Chris Heller, President, Keller Williams Worldwide “Mark Miller is an expert on leadership.

His new book, Chess Not Checkers, is headed to the best-seller's list. Check it out it's that good!”5/5(1). Books which help leaders elevate their game are not unusual. However, Chess Not Checkers enters this busy arena promising new insights.

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The publisher of this book recently sent me the book for review so let’s see how it rates. As organizations grow in volume and complexity, the demands on leadership change.

The same old moves won't cut it any more. In Chess Not Checkers, Mark Miller tells the story of Blake Brown, newly appointed CEO of a company troubled by poor performance and low g Blake learned from his previous roles seems to help him deal with the issues.

Chess not Checkers: Architect your Transformation Sriram Sabesan November 8, Inspired by the book: Chess not Checkers: Elevate your Leadership Gameby Mark Miller. Chess Not Checkers | As organizations grow in volume and complexity, the demands on leadership change.

The same old moves won't cut it any more. In Chess Not Checkers, Mark Miller tells the story of Blake Brown, newly appointed CEO of a company troubled by poor performance and low : Berrett-Koehler Publishers. Chess Not Checkers Lyrics: I Stay in my lane I don't do too much talking, Cuz a lot of these niggas be pussy / I'm watching my phone all the fake love calling /.

In Chess Not Checkers, Miller tells the story of Blake Brown, newly appointed CEO of a company troubled by poor performance and low morale. Nothing Blake learned from his previous job seems to. Chess Not Checkers: Elevate Your Leadership Game by Mark Miller.

Berrett-Koehler Publishers. pages. **** The latest book from Mark Miller helps leaders elevate their leadership, looking at leadership as chess, rather than checkers. I have previously enjoyed Miller’s The Secret (with Ken Blanchard) and his previous book The Heart of Leadership.

Chess Not Checkers: Elevate Your Leadership Game In the early days of an organization, everybody does a little bit of everything.

But if growth is desired, several things need to change, including: Developing ways to think strategically. Planning /5(67). Great book. Really made me think. Mark Miller's "Chess Not Checkers" is a great read. The novel-style writing makes it hard to put down, but the leadership truths presented are excellent.

This book really made me think about the strategy behind leading/5(30). About the Author Mark Miller is a business leader, best-selling author, and communicator.

Mark began writing about a decade ago. He teamed up with Ken Blanchard, coauthor of The One - Selection from Chess Not Checkers [Book]. As organizations grow in volume and complexity, the demands on leadership change. The same old moves won't cut it any more. In Chess Not Checkers, Mark Miller tells the story of Blake Brown, newly appointed CEO of a company troubled by poor performance and low morale.

Nothing Blake learned from his. I am a great admirer of Mark Miller, and his website, Great Leaders a previous post, I wrote about what I learned in his book, The Heart of Leadership.

I was given the opportunity to read his latest book, Chess Not Checkers, and once again, I found Mark’s writings to be very valuable, especially for those of us who are looking to be better leaders. While not a perfect one, chess is a clever analogy for strategy.

Weaknesses While the concept of “chess not checkers” is clever, the leadership advice is fairly introductory: develop people, align resources, engage people at a person level, and execute well. As organizations grow in volume and complexity, the demands on leadership change.

The same old moves won’t cut it any more. In Chess Not Checkers, Mark Miller tells the story of Blake Brown, newly appointed CEO of a company troubled by poor performance and low g Blake learned from his previous roles seems to help him deal with the issues.

- Chess Not Checkers, page 2 Mark Miller follows in the footsteps of authors like Patrick Lencioni (The Advantage, ; T he Five Dysfunctions of Team, ) and Daniel Blakeslee (The Leader Code, ) with his latest book, Chess Not Checkers ; a short, engaging business fable that helps aspiring leaders develop high performing teams and.Chess Not Checkers (Book Trailer) from Mark Miller Plus.

5 years ago. In Chess Not Checkers, adapting strategies from the game of chess, Mark Miller reveals four essential moves all high-performance organizations make.

They bet on leadership, act as one, win the heart, and excel at execution. Chess Not Checkers is an accessible and easily. Further, Mark Miller has written a book entitled Chess not Checkers: Elevate Your Leadership Game.

I have not read this book but I am sure it goes much deeper than my thoughts in this short musing.