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Lead from the Outside: How to Build Your Future and Make Real Change

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Stacey Abrams

7 Hours 16 Minutes

Macmillan Audio

April 2018

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*This program was previously published as Lead from the Outside . This updated edition includes a new preface written and read by Stacey Abrams.*

'Abrams's own grit, coupled with her descriptions of much stumbling and self-doubt, will make [Lead from the Outside] touch you in a way few books by politicians can.' - The New York Times

National leader Stacey Abrams has written the guide to harnessing the strengths of being an outsider and succeeding anyway.

Leadership is hard. Convincing others-and yourself-that you are capable of taking charge and achieving more requires insight and courage. Lead from the Outside is the handbook for outsiders, written with an eye toward the challenges that hinder women, people of color, the working class, members of the LGBTQ community, and millennials ready to make change.

Stacey uses her hard-won insights to break down how ambition, fear, money, and failure function in leadership, and she includes practical exercises to help you realize your own ambition and hone your skills. Lead from the Outside discusses candidly what Stacey has learned over the course of her impressive career in politics, business and the nonprofit world: that differences in race, gender, and class provide vital strength, which we can employ to rise to the top and create real and lasting change.

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  • Anonymous

    It provided lots to reflect on and implement to get to the next level!

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  • Anonymous

    Great book! Thank you Stacy for giving us a glimpse into you back ground and the struggles you have face thus far in this journey called life. From this I’ve learnt to not sit idly by, to not let the color of my skin determine my life direction that I can do more and I must do more.

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