With lessons on leadership from Dr Tim Hawkes, one of Australia's leading educators and the author of the bestselling TEN CONVERSATIONS YOU MUST HAVE WITH YOUR SON, your child can learn how to bring leadership into their everyday life - and you can learn how to help them achieve this.
Over many years, renowned educator Dr Hawkes has taught thousands of students on the subject of leadership. He has learnt what's effective - and what's not - when talking to young people about leadership. Now Dr Hawkes brings that wisdom to the parents of teenage boys and girls, and to teenagers themselves.
This book includes chapters on:
- Making the right choices
- Following the right examples
- Finding a calling
- Working with a team
- Formulating strategies
- Learning discipline.
Dr Hawkes uses examples from ancient and modern history to illustrate his points about leadership and offers readers practical steps so that they can learn these leadership lessons.
This book gives parents the information they need to instil leadership in their children, so they can learn how to take responsibility for themselves - whether to lead others or become the leader of their own lives. It is an essential book for any parent wanting to help their child navigate the many challenges that confront teenagers in the twenty-first century.
Dr Tim Hawkes is the author of several books including BOY OH BOY: HOW TO RAISE AND EDUCATE A SON and the LEARNING LEADERSHIP series. He has taught in England and Australia for over 35 years and been a headmaster for much of that time. A highly regarded educational resource, author and social commentator, Tim Hawkes is in demand as a conference speaker around the world. He is married and has three adult children, including a son, and lives in Sydney. For more details visit timhawkes.com