The 8 Most Popular Books We Have Excerpted From

It’s the 8 Year Anniversary of

In celebration you’ll be receiving five special blog posts this week – each with a theme of “8” –  reflecting on the past 8 years. Below is the calendar of this week’s posts. Be sure to come back each day to enjoy these anniversary posts.

A Special Gift for You:

Committed always to helping you grow your leadership effectiveness, today we celebrate the 8 Year Anniversary with a Special Gift for You: Our just recorded MP3 Audio Book version of “Now That’s a Great Question!”

Please Click “HERE!” to request your free MP3 Audio Book.

Click “HERE” to instantly listen to Chapter One – “Confession: I Was a Benevolent Dictator.”

Counting Down the 8 Most Popular Books We Have Excerpted From:

The list below of the 8 Most Favorite Books (out of 63 Books that have been featured) is based on the number of “Views” each of them have received on my blog.  My sincere thanks to each of the authors – all of whom I am now privileged to call my friends – for their kind permission for me to share “Excerpts” from their terrific books with you!

#8 –  “God Space – Where Spiritual Conversations Happen Naturally” by Doug Pollock
#7 – “Leading With Questions” by Dr. Michael Marquardt
#6 – “Just Listen” by Dr. Mark Goulston
#5 –  “Just Ask the Right Questions to Get What You Want” by Professor Ian Cooper
#4 – “Quantum Coaching Questions” by Marilena Minucci
#3 – “The Coach Model for Christian Leaders” by Dr. Keith E. Webb
#2 – “The Art of People” by Dave Kerpen
#1 – “Power Questions” by Andrew Sobel and Jerold Panas

Helping you increase your Leadership Effectiveness X10 by moving from “Leading by Telling” to “Leading With Questions” continues to be my only focus!


In closing, may I ask you for a huge favor?  Would you please take a few minutes to share with me how I might serve you more effectively during the coming year?  I am eager to hear and learn from you!

Bob Tiede


Bob has been on the staff of Cru for 48 years. He currently serves on the U.S. Leadership Development Team and is passionate about seeing leaders grow and multiply their effectiveness. Bob and his wife, Sherry, live in Plano, TX and are blessed with 4 incredible children and 6 remarkable grandchildren.


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