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Leverage for Leadership in Business and Success in Life

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Archimedes, the ancient Greek mathematician, once said, “Give me a lever long enough and a place to stand, and I could lift the world.”

The content of this course parallels Darby Checketts’ popular book, Leverage: How to Create Your Own “Tipping Points” in Business and in Life. This course lesson contains the answers to these crucial questions: What are your levers? Where do you stand? Darby will help you examine the principles that represent the firm footing you need to lift your world.

1 level - 14 modules - 3 learning hours


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SINGLE USER: Leverage (1 level)
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Course Instructor: Darby Checketts

Darby Checketts is the president of Cornerstone Professional Development, which he founded in 1985. He began his post-college career with Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Michigan. He later served as Corporate Quality Services Manager for Digital Equipment Corporation in Maynard, Massachusetts. As a division vice president of Wicat Systems of Orem, Utah, he helped to pioneer Computer-Based Training methodologies. He has also served as a manufacturer’s sales representative and as a continuing education instructor at Babson College in Wellesley, Massachusetts. As a consultant and coach, Darby has worked closely with hundreds of leading organizations in 25 countries on five continents. Millions of individuals have benefited from his eye-opening, highly energizing keynotes and educational presentations. Early in the 1990s, he developed the concepts of Customer Astonishment that have helped to transform many organizations. His clients range from federal government agencies to Fortune 500 companies to small and rapidly growing firms in all industries. He is the author of eight books.

Course Outline

Level 1

1.0 The Archimedes Factor
2.0 Transformation
  • 2.1 Your Organization
  • 2.2 Your Own Core Purpose
  • 2.3 The Five Arenas of Life
3.0 Determination
  • 3.1 Renew Your Goals
  • 3.2 Alignment
4.0 Where You Stand
  • 4.1 Purpose
  • 4.2 Perspective
  • 4.3 Principle
  • 4.4 Partners
  • 4.5 Customers