The Sensational Leader

A Story of Growth: Providing a Simple Path to Becoming a Leader Worth Following

by Duane Cummings

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Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 6/25/2019

Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 310
ISBN : 9781982228804
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 310
ISBN : 9781982228811
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 310
ISBN : 9781982228828

About the Book

At some point in each of our lives, we will most certainly find ourselves in a leadership position. You may not be given a title, but you will be responsible for the well-being of others. The Sensational Leader serves as a must-have manual to prepare you to perform well in those moments and be a leader worth following when called upon. This is the story of Thomas Frickle, an accomplished salesman, whose life takes an abrupt turn, thrusting him into a leadership role. Thomas rises to the occasion thanks to the help of mentors who teach him priceless lessons. It is entertaining and easy to follow. With lessons on topics such as awareness, communication, fearlessness, and cultural mastery, this story will provide you with a step-by-step blueprint for how to become an effective leader in any situation. Whether you are striving to be a better leader in your family, or dream of becoming the greatest CEO in history, the wisdom in these pages will help you achieve the success you desire and deserve. Each chapter reveals a new lesson, building on the previous one and utilizing real world examples that you can begin applying immediately. This is a timeless story filled with valuable knowledge that will serve you well, regardless of where you are on your leadership journey.

About the Author

Duane Cummings lives life with a single purpose, “To Serve Others.” He is the former CEO of Leadercast, a Co-Founder of The Speakers Guild of America, and the current CEO of The Sensational Group. Duane is a trusted advisor, coach, and mentor to leaders around the world regarding professional and personal development. In addition, he is a highly sought speaker who regularly addresses audiences on a range of topics that include leadership, communication, sales, and finding your purpose. Duane learned the importance of teamwork and honed his leadership skills early in life, by serving in the U.S. Army and then by winning championships as a professional soccer player and coach. In recognition of his achievements, Duane was inducted into the St. Gregory's University Hall of Fame. After retiring from athletics, he successfully transferred to the business world where he held several sales management positions, before stepping out to build and then sell The Duke & Dutchess Company...his start-up wholesale clothing company, which he scaled and sold. Over the last fifteen years, Duane has become partners in, or owner of several companies in a variety of industries, and has been involved in numerous unique projects such as: The COO and an equity partner during the preparation and sale of Erick Flowback Services, LLC (Oil & Gas Service Providers) facilitating a "facelift" for the entire athletic department at Strathmore University in Nairobi, Kenya...and most recently worked with community leaders in South Texas to develop a "Life Academy." In addition, Duane spends a great deal of time mentoring and also serves the needs of several non profit organizations. Duane and his wife Kim have two sons, Christopher and Matthew and have celebrated the arrival of their second grandchild (Riley Elizabeth) born to Matthew and Erin Cummings.