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Book Review: The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth Author: John C Maxwell

In this inspiring guide to successful leadership, New York Times bestselling author John C. Maxwell shares his tried and true principles for maximum personal growth.

Are there tried and true principles that are always certain to help a person grow? John Maxwell says the answer is yes. He has been passionate about personal development for over fifty years, and for the first time, he teaches everything he has gleaned about what it takes to reach our potential. In the way that only he can communicate, John teaches . . .

  • The Law of the Mirror: You Must See Value in Yourself to Add Value to Yourself

  • The Law of Awareness: You Must Know Yourself to Grow Yourself

  • The Law of Modeling: It's Hard to Improve When You Have No One But Yourself to Follow

  • The Law of the Rubber Band: Growth Stops When You Lose the Tension Between Where You are and Where You Could Be

  • The Law of Contribution: Developing Yourself Enables You to Develop Others

This third book in John Maxwell's Laws series (following the 2-million seller The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership and The 17 Indisputable Laws of Teamwork) will help you become a lifelong learner whose potential keeps increasing and never gets "used up."

Reviewed by:

Susan Marais

Tell us a bit about yourself:

Susan Marais is a passionate entrepreneur with expertise in hospitality and tourism, the service industry, small business challenges, and the joys of life with her family and friends. She is the owner of 3@Marion Guesthouse, director of the Ultimate Pretoria Bucket list, co-owner of Dot Journal Stationary, a board member of the Tshwane Tourism Association, and a CWIB Team Member.

Name of Book:

The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth


John C Maxwell

What drew you to read this book?:

There is a reason why John Maxwell is one of our generation’s most celebrated leadership writers.

What impact did this book have on your life?:

This book is an invaluable addition to your ongoing learning journey

In a paragraph, what is the main point of the book?:

It discusses 15 laws that will help you grow in life and business. The 15 invaluable laws of growth is yet another wonderful book full of insights and “a-ha” moments for anyone in the business world. In his trademark easy-to-understand style, Maxwell discusses 15 laws that anyone can apply to life and business to help them to continue growing. The Law of the Rubber Band is one of my favourite: Growth stops when you lose the tension between where you are and where you could be.

Who would benefit from reading this book?:

Anyone in a business environment.

Star Rating?:

All comments are writers own.

Published by Thomas Nelson and distributed by Struik Christian Media.

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