CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.— Made for Amazing: An Instrumental Journey of Authentic Leadership Transformation by internationally recognized leadership expert Mark Nation, topped the National Amazon Bestseller List within its first week of release. The book ranks #1 in both Vocational Guidance and Christian Leadership and hit #8 in Occupational & Organizational Psychology.
Made for Amazing embodies Values-Driven, Soul-Centered Leadership. It guides the journey to a successful career — and a life of significance — that honors God, maximizes innate talents, interacts well with others, adds value to the world, and provides a good living, all while operating from a place of strong character, high integrity, and genuine human goodness.
Mark Nation is a globally-recognized management expert, leadership consultant, executive coach, author, and speaker. A graduate of Harvard Business School, he is the Founder and President of Nation Leadership and the Made for Amazing Project. Mark has built and managed companies in five industries, developing people, products, and partnerships on six continents.
“The intersection created by Made for Amazing is exactly where I love to help people, teams and organizations,” commented Nation. “Together, the three bestseller categories indicate how Made for Amazing addresses the crucial question we all must ask at some point in our lives: ‘What can I do; rather, who can I become, that truly brings amazing to life?’”
In addition to mounting numerous bestseller lists, the book has also garnered rave reviews from dozens of global senior executives and the most influential thought leaders in business:
Ken Blanchard, coauthor of The New One Minute Manager and Lead Like Jesus: “Wrapped in a compelling story of love, loss, and redemption, the message in Made for Amazing has universal appeal. Mark Nation’s tale of success vs. significance will touch every reader regardless of age, background, or belief system. If you want to become a better leader—and a better person—read this book and apply its timeless principles.”
Bonnie Wurzbacher, former Chief Resource Development Officer, World Vision International; former Senior Vice President, Global Customer and Channel Leadership, The Coca-Cola Companies: “If you’re ready to bring something amazing to life instead of letting life just ‘happen’ to you, then read this book. Made for Amazing contains powerful, inspiring, even eternal, principles that will lift your heart and mind toward God’s incredible plans for you. Prepare to be blessed!”
Paul Louis Cole, President, Christian Men’s Network Worldwide, Founding Pastor, C3 Church: “Mark Nation has captured that rarest of all images – a snapshot of our heart’s deepest desires. Disappointment happens to all of us…and it takes a special guide who can free us to soar on the musical notes of our God-given symphony. Dare to sing your own song. Dare to lead an amazing life. Trust Mark and this book to be your guide.”
Nation is currently preparing a 2018 U.S. Book Tour which will include keynote addresses, authentic leadership purpose workshops and coaching, and community service initiatives. His objective is to reach and develop 100,000 authentic leaders who will dedicate their unique gifts to improving the quality of life for others around the world.
Mark Nation is a globally-recognized management expert, leadership consultant, executive coach, author, and speaker with an MBA from Harvard Business School. He is the founder and president of Nation Leadership and the Made for Amazing Project. He is the author of the recently released book, Made for Amazing: An Instrumental Journey of Authentic Leadership Transformation. He is personally driven to discover what makes individuals, teams and organizations amazing—those elements which power the heart and soul of individuals and businesses worldwide.