The Character Based Leader

The Character Based Leader — Coming Soon 

 We Invite You to Join the Revolution


There is a revolution going on in businesses, communities and governments across the globe. 

Have you seen the uprising yet?  Have you felt it?

Once power and position ruled the land and boardrooms, but today that model of influence is in rapid decline, its foundation cracking from the bottom up. And what we find replacing those 1960’s style “Mad Men” ways of leading is one simple word – character.

Character counts . . . perhaps now more than ever.

Are you ready to join the legions of other leaders who believe?

…being an effective leader is NOT about your title or position, but rather about who you choose to be and the difference you choose to make.

…that character is the only lasting foundation for truly effective leadership;

…that it is up to each and every one of us  to be the kind of leader we so desperately yearn for where we live and work.It’s written by 21 of your peers focusing on a single theme: leading with character, from who you are rather than your position or title, is the essential foundation for effective leadership.

“The Character-Based Leader: Instigating a Leadership Revolution…One Person at a Time was Written with YOU in Mind!

“The Character-Based Leader” explores distinct perspectives and practical approaches to addressing topics such as trust, humility, integrity, communication, walking the talk, balancing relationships and results, leading from within, and more.

It infuses some of the most current leadership thinking with some of the best ideas on how each of us can weave character into how we think, how we act, and how we can develop ourselves and others into inspiring leaders!

Here’s what some of the influential leaders who have already read “The Character-Based Leader” had to say…

 “The Character-Based Leader” is a must-read for anyone who realizes that leading from who you are (rather than your title) is the key to longevity and satisfaction in any leadership role. This well-written, easy read will leave you feeling inspired and ready to take ACTION!”

           ~Marshall Goldsmith, Recognized as one of the Thinkers 50 Most-influential Leadership thinkers in the world, and author of the New York Times bestseller MOJO and What Got You Here Won’t Get You There


 “To fulfill the potential our future offers, we desperately need character-based leaders. Now 21 passionate authors have combined their talents to deliver a cohesive message that is both inspiring and informative.  Peppered with stories and examples, The Character-Based Leader is about making a choice. Read it and be ready to take action!”

            ~ Jesse Lyn Stoner, Ph.D, Co-author with Ken Blanchard of Full Steam Ahead! Unleash the Power of Vision


“This wonderful collection of 21 different perspectives on leadership is a treasure trove of delight. If you value diversity of opinion, well thought through analysis and actionable teaching – or if you just want to keep up with leading edge thinking on what leadership truly is, then buy this book.”

           ~ Les McKeown, Author of the WSJ bestseller Predictable Success. His second book The Synergist: How to Lead Your Team to Predictable Success has just been released.


 “A rich and comprehensive collection of compelling perspectives on the importance of character in the leadership equation. A very worthy read.”

           ~Douglas R. Conant, Retired President and CEO, Campbell Soup Company; Author of the NY Times Bestseller TouchPoints

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Lead Change Group

The Lead Change Group is a non-profit global, virtual community dedicated to instigating a leadership revolution.

We  Encourage, Energize and Equip one another to apply character-based leadership to Lead Change…

  • In Ourselves
  • In Others
  • In Our Communities

Our community is a place where you can develop and try out your ideas and skills as you engage the world. Interesting in joining us? Learn more here.