Aspirations of GreatnessTable of Contents

Mapping the Midlife Leader’s Reconnection to Self and Soul
by Jim Warner

Table of Contents




Part I: The Fellowship of the Broken

Chapter 1: The Author’s Rise and Fall

Chapter 2: The Betrayed Executive

Chapter 3: The Breakaway Entrepreneur

Chapter 4: The Professional

Chapter 5: The Family Business Heir

Chapter 6: The Maverick

Chapter 7: The Small Company Partner

Chapter 8: The Minister

Part II: Midlife Meltdowns

Chapter 9: Commitment, Focus, Success

Chapter 10: Disillusionment and Breakdowns

Chapter 11: Denial, Diversions, Escapes, Explosions

Chapter 12: The Edge, Numbness, and Breakthroughs

Part III: Understanding the Soul

Chapter 13: Understanding the Soul – Introduction

Chapter 14: Our Inner Advisors

Chapter 15: The Sovereign

Chapter 16: The Warrior

Chapter 17: The Magician

Chapter 18: The Lover

Chapter 19: Energy

Part IV: Aliveness

Chapter 20: Transformation

Chapter 21: Surrender, Gratitude, Action

Chapter 22: Greatness

Appendix A: Research Summary

Appendix B: Leadership Skills and Shadows Assessment

Appendix C: Clean Talk: A Model for Dealing with Conflict

Appendix D: OnCourse International – Retreats and Coaching



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