Bob Vernon is an author, speaker and consultant. As Assistant Chief he supervised all departmental police operations for Los Angeles’ 18 police stations. This included the oversight of 7,800 officers and 3,000 civilian workers. Bob retired after 38 years of service with LAPD.
Bob travels across the United States speaking on the need for change in the moral fabric of our Nation. His insights into leadership based on the Christian ethic are well received by both secular and religious groups. He is the founder of Pointman Leadership Institute, a group of highly qualified instructors of various disciplines who present character-based, ethical leadership seminars throughout the world.
Bob did his undergraduate work at Biola University and has a Masters in Business Administration from Pepperdine University.
Where to find Pointman Leadership Institute online
What makes a powerful leader? Is it something inherited? Is it learned behavior? Can anyone acquire leadership abilities with sufficient determination? Why do some people seem to have a “presence” that compels others to follow? What is it about them that give them a powerful ability to influence others? If these are questions on your mind then Character The Foundation of Leadership is for you.
The Bible has much to say about leadership. It contains proverbs, quotes and stories that illustrate time tested principles that result in powerful leadership. Some of these principles are obvious and easy to understand. Others are more subtle and require much thought and analysis. Get these great biblical leadership principles that you can apply in your daily life.
One word that can summarize the meaning of leadership as used in this book is “influence.” You may be in a formal position of leadership, or you may be in a position where you would like to be a powerful influence toward a son, daughter or friend. If you want to influence anyone -- then this study is for you. If this study is approached with sincerity and commitment, it will be life-changing.