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Announcing Agreement to Publish Leadership Wisdom: Lessons from Poetry, Prose, and Curious Verse by Bob Vanourek

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Janet Carson



Motivational Press TO PUBLISH Leadership Wisdom: Lessons from
Poetry, Prose, and Curious Verse BY Bob Vanourek

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Carlsbad, CA – 11-03-2015) –Motivational Press
today announced an agreement to publish 
Leadership Wisdom: Lessons from
Poetry, Prose, and Curious Verse by Bob Vanourek 
, which offers
a creative and enjoyable alternative to gain leadership wisdom from the masters
of poetry and prose. For release in Spring 2016.

Leadership Wisdom: Lessons from Poetry, Prose, and Curious Verse shares
with readers “Leadership Wisdom” capturing over 60 poems and prose
passages with a leadership message to exercise your right brain. Then
leadership-expert Bob offers his commentary on each passage with practical
applications for you to exercise your left brain and enhance your leadership

Covering master writers over thousands of years to contemporary authors,
“Leadership Wisdom” includes verses from Charlotte Bronte to Lewis
Carroll, Emily Dickinson, Annie Dillard, Victor Frankl, Robert Frost, Kahlil
Gibran, Rudyard Kipling, Machiavelli, John Masefield, Rumi, Carl Sandburg,
William Shakespeare, George Bernard Shaw, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Alfred Lord
Tennyson, Lao Tzu, Walt Whitman, and more.
You’ll also hear from presidents, prime ministers, political leaders,
social activists, soldiers, educators, journalists, business leaders, the Bible,
religious leaders from many faiths, Native Americans, a lyricist, and relatively
unknown authors.

Motivational Press is excited to work with Bob Vanourek to share with readers to:

Gain enjoyable leadership insights
Learn from the master writers of history.
Exercise both your right and left brains.
Gain practical applications you can implement immediately.
Have some fun.


About The Author: 

Bob Vanourek is the former CEO of five
firms, ranging from a start-up to a $1 billion NY stock exchange company and
including winners of a state-level Malcolm Baldrige Quality Award and the Shingo
Prize for Operational Excellence.

He is the co-author of Triple Crown Leadership: Building Excellent, Ethical, and
Enduring Organizations, a 2013 USA Best Book Awards Winner, called “the best
leadership book since Good to Great.”

Bob has been a contributing writer to many publications and a
chapter-contributor to numerous books on ethics, trust, and servant leadership
(including Trust Inc. Volumes 1, 2, and 3, published by Next Decade Inc.; 2013,
2014, and 2015; Reflections on Leadership (John Wiley and Sons; 1995); and Good
Business, Routledge; 2009)

Bob is a former adjunct leadership instructor at the University of Denver and
Colorado Mountain College. He is Chairman Emeritus of the Vail Leadership
Institute (now a part of The Vail Centre), and a former board member or leader
of ten for-profit and non-profit boards. Bob has been a consultant-coach for
many corporations, non-profits, and international, state, and local

He is a Baker Scholar graduate (top 5%) of the Harvard Business School, a magna
cum laude graduate of Princeton University, and a certified leadership
instructor from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government and the Phi Theta Kappa

Bob has been named one of the “Top Thought Leaders in Trust” for 2013 –
2016, as well as one of the American Management Association’s “Leaders to
Watch in 2015.” Bob is a decorated Army officer and a lifelong student of


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