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Overview Go from making an impression to an impact.Six simple lessons modeled by an uneducated man were powerful enough to produce a Ph.D., a judge, an orthopedic surgeon, and a lifetime of wisdom. Imagine how these lessons will impact you!
Publishers Description Go from making an impression to an impact. Six simple lessons modeled by an uneducated man were powerful enough to produce a Ph.D., a judge, and a lifetime of wisdom. Imagine how these lessons will impact you
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Studio: Thomas Nelson
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.3" Width: 5.4" Height: 0.5" Weight: 0.4 lbs.
Release Date Aug 1, 2006
Publisher Thomas Nelson
ISBN 1599510006 ISBN13 9781599510002
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More About Rick Rigsby
Rick Rigsby Education: Ph.D., University of Oregon, Communications Selected as a 2005 National Promise Keepers speaker Personal testimony of tragedy and triumph was featured as part of Rev. Billy Graham's national television broadcast Academics: University professor for twenty years, Chaplain for Texas A&M University Aggie Football Team, Authored numerous academic articles.
Awards and Honors: Two-time winner of Texas A&M's prestigious Distinguished Teaching Award, Distinguished Alumni of the Year, California State University Chico, 2000. Joint academic appointments from the George Bush School of Government and Public Service and the Center for Executive Development in the Lowry Mays College of Business
Reviews - What do customers think about Lessons From a Third Grade Dropout?
Quite An Education! May 6, 2007
I'm not a third grade dropout. As a matter of fact I have an undergraduate and a law degree and an additional degree from the School of Hard Knocks. However, NONE of the education I received compares to the valuable lessons Dr. Rick Rigsby learned from his father [...]. I am fortunate to have picked up this book and read what Rick has taken the time to pass along to the rest of us.
Read this book. Share it with your friends and family. Know that with each reading the world is being made a more special place to live. It is truly a book filled with life lessons that all should read and live by.
Amazing Oct 1, 2006
This book is amazing. The author shares the knowledge of his father and role models who propelled him in his life. He does not use gradure or fame to define who he is, but simply stated words. He is guided by his father and the lessons he learned from him.
I am blessed to have read this book. He spoke directly to my heart as he explains the loss of character, good judgement and accountability of this generation. He made me desire to stand firm in what I believe. He motivates me to reassess my character and attitude in my life.
Thank you Mr. Rigsby and a thank you to your father. May all you do be blessed.