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Title Leadership & Me: Wisdom and Life Lessons of a World Vision CEO
Author Philip Hunt
Publisher Imprint Cardinia Ranges Publishing House
Publication Date 1 June 2021
Media Kit created on 26 May 2021
Media Kit updated on 26 May 2021
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About the Author: Philip Hunt
Philip Hunt has extensive leadership and management experience in national and international not-for-profit, aid and church organizations. He is the founding CEO of World Vision Hong Kong and led World Vision Australia as its CEO through the turbulent period for international aid 1989-1996. Although retired, Philip still shares his experience and views on the world in honest self-reflection with a good dose of humor.
Philip Hunt gained a lifelong experience in organizational structure and managerial leadership at a variety of organizations. Banks, radio and not-for-profits, in both national and international settings.
Including, but not limited to:
- Founding CEO World Vision Hong Kong
- CEO World Vision Australia
- Foodbank Victoria
Starting as a clerk at a large Australian bank, Philip moved to the upper echelons of leadership through hard work and the willingness to always keep learning. He made World Vision Australia an Australian household name, which even politicians could not ignore.
Next to a great leader and humble person, Philip is an organizational architect. He develops vision, a sense of mission and defines core values. He has the skills any successful leader needs to embrace.
He is also a committed husband, father and grandfather. Soon in his career, Philip managed to combine his work engagements with a healthy family life.
Now retired, Philip has finally found the time to share his wisdom and experience with you and your team.
About the Book
Leadership is not something you merely do. Leadership is something you grow into. It is something you need to live out. Leadership is a journey with people, through relationships, making and building organizations.
Join World Vision Australia’s former CEO Philip Hunt as he takes you on his leadership journey. From the humble beginnings as a bank clerk, copywriting and eventually presenting on radio, to his growth in communications and organizational architecture at one of Australia’s leading not-for-profits. As he grew, the organizations he worked in, and led, grew. People grew. Philip’s family grew.
Enjoy this memoir filled with exuberant nuance, wisdom and humour. Hear Philip’s gentle but compelling voice as he shares his story marked by an ancient Chinese poem:
“…Be kind to all and gently lead the young”
Allow his life experience to inspire you in your own leadership journey. Gain valuable insights in how you can empower your team, your staff and your family.
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Where is the book launched?
At the annual CMA Advancing Ministry Conference in the Melbourne Exhibition Centre, 31 May & 1 June 2021.
In what editions is the book available?
The book is available as a perfect bound (paperback) edition in print and as EPUB and Kindle/Mobi editions in eBook format.
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