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Leadership Freak

I love books, the old fashioned kind made from trees. Old books smell like wisdom. I love how books look on my shelves. If you saw… Continue reading → Book Notes Personal GrowthI love how they feel and smell.

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A Salute to Book Bloggers

In the CEO Afterlife

And finally, the ability of publishers to effectively market every new book is a luxury of the past century. Beyond the challenge of breaking into the industry, the newbie author who lands a book deal faces the daunting task of marketing their baby. Life My Books Writing amazon.ca

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The Manager's Answer Book

Coaching Tip

The Manager's Answer Book: Powerful Tools to Build Trust and Teams, Maximize Your Impact and Influence, and Respond to Challenges. Books Business Coaching Career Leadership Memes Self-Awareness Skills Tips What is Work life

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The Manager's Answer Book

Coaching Tip

The Manager's Answer Book: Powerful Tools to Build Trust and Teams, Maximize Your Impact and Influence, and Respond to Challenges. Books Business Coaching Career Leadership Memes Self-Awareness Skills Tips What is Work life

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The Best Leadership Books of 2017

Leading Blog

Related Interest: Best Leadership Books of 2016. Best Leadership Books of 2015. Best Leadership Books of 2014. BooksHumility Is the New Smart : Rethinking Human Excellence in the Smart Machine Age by Edward D.

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Two Essential Books

Execupundit

There are many excellent books on leadership and management, but I believe these two are truly extraordinary

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Books To Read This Month

Eric Jacobson

Pictured above are two books to add to your list for reading this month. In her book, author Esther K. Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Jeff Gothelf Josh Seiden Leadership Books Let The Story Do The Work Management Sense & Respond Storytelling Esther K.

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First Look: Leadership Books for August 2018

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in August 2018. BooksDon't miss out on other great new and future releases. Mastering Fear : A Navy SEAL's Guide by Brandon Webb and John David Mann. 8 Steps to High Performance : Focus On What You Can Change (Ignore the Rest) by Marc Effron. Humble Leadership : The Power of Relationships, Openness, and Trust by Edgar H. Schein and Peter A. Schein.

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Bock on Books

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Wally Bock , a very wise man who has been pointing to books that have shaped the lives of others, notes the books that have shaped his life. [I I will be posting my own list later

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Bock on Books

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Wally Bock reviews the book. [He He just added to my reading stack

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First Look: Leadership Books for June 2018

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in June 2018. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * "He that loves a book will never want a faithful friend, a wholesome counselor, a cheerful companion, an effectual comforter. BooksDon't miss out on other great new and future releases this month. Never Stop Learning : Stay Relevant, Reinvent Yourself, and Thrive by Bradley R. Staats.

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33 Book Recommendations From My Friends

Joseph Lalonde

I love consuming the content of books. Men and women have poured their blood, sweat, and tears into crafting a book worth reading. Or new worlds are available to us when we crack open a book. Once I asked the question, the book recommendations poured in.

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The 12 Book Rule

Execupundit

Certain books are read at certain times - fortunately, I have a good memory - and I set a limit of no more than 12 books at any time. A few of them, such as the Branson and Buechner books, are written to be read in short bursts so they are great late-night reading.

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Bock on Books

Execupundit

Wally Bock has a valuable post on books about books. It is especially helpful for the business book reader. Photo by Janko Ferlic at Unsplash

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Book Review by Judith Barrow

In the CEO Afterlife

Book reviewer, Judith Barrow is a writer of short stories, poems, plays, and articles published throughout the British Isles. This book is based on real events that happened during World War II and it is obvious the author ha s also researched extensively.

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The Best Leadership Books of 2016

Leading Blog

Posner have written a new book that examines a fundamental question: How do people learn leadership? The book offers a concrete framework to help individuals of all levels, functions, and backgrounds take charge of their own leadership development and become the best leaders they can be.

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First Look: Leadership Books for April 2018

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in April 2018. BooksDon't miss out on other great new and future releases this year. The Excellence Dividend : Meeting the Tech Tide with Work That Wows and Jobs That Last by Thomas J. Peters. On Grand Strategy by John Lewis Gaddis. New Power : How Power Works in Our Hyperconnected World--and How to Make It Work for You by Jeremy Heimans.

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Connection Culture Book Recommendation in Forbes

Michael Lee Stallard

I’m delighted that Forbes contributor Blake Morgan recommended my book, “Connection Culture,” in her recent article on simplifying culture to make it actionable for managers. Read the full article and learn more about the book.

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Books for Leaders

Execupundit

Easily one of the best books I've read in years. In addition to noting some individual leadership styles, Ricks examines some of the underlying management policies that quietly produced major results, for good or ill. Have your pen ready to mark it up. Highly recommended

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Best Leadership Book Of 2016

Eric Jacobson

Soon, I will announce my choice for best book about leadership for 2017. After reading nearly 30 new books about leadership this past year, my pick for 2016's best new leadership book is, Mastering the Challenges of Leading Change , by H. James Dallas Leadership Leadership Book

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5 Books I’m Reading in The Next 30 Days

Leadership Freak

Great books inspire you to think your own thoughts. 5 books I’m reading in the next 30 days: Powerful: Building a Culture of Freedom and Responsibility by Patty McCord, Chief Talent Officer at… Continue reading → Book Notes Leadership Development

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Book Review from Amy’s Bookshelf

In the CEO Afterlife

This book begins in 1941 and concerns three people in particular: Tony, Katarina and Goran. When I initially started reading the book, I found myself a little lost. I have no idea what the author’s background is, but he clearly has done some excellent research for this book.

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Bock on Biz Books

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Wally Bock lists the five best business books he read in 2017. The 4 Disciplines of Execution and Team of Teams would certainly make my list. They are excellent

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Bock on Books

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Wally Bock just added to my book stack. Read his review

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Free Books!

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At Open Culture, you can download all 51 Harvard Classics as free e-books. Call me Ishmael. [HT: HT: Instapundit

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A Different Gardening Book

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The New Yorker : Charlotte Mendelson on a gardening book for those who hate gardening books

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Four Books that Recently Arrived on my Doorstep

Leadership Freak

Here is a sampling of books that recently arrived on my doorstep. The Long-Distance Leader This book is for everyone who leads remote teams. … Continue reading → Author Book NotesThe principles of leadership don’t change as people disperse.…

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Bock on Books

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Wally Bock has book recommendations for business leaders

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First Look: Leadership Books for May 2018

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in May 2018. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * "Elon Musk has always been an introvert thinker.where a lot of people would go to a great party and have a great time and drink and talk about all sorts of things like rugby or sports, you would find Elon had found the person's library and was going through their books." — Errol Musk. Books

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First Look: Leadership Books for July 2018

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in July 2018. BooksDon't miss out on other great new and future releases. Powered by Change : How to design your business for perpetual success by Jonathan MacDonald. Training Reinforcement : The 7 Principles to Create Measurable Behavior Change and Make Learning Stick by Anthonie Wurth and Kees Wurth.

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Book Review: Peak Performance

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A review by Wally Bock. He continues to add to my reading list

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Bock on Books

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Wally Bock on how Art Petty gets the most from business books

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Dr. Suess Books

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The story of the librarian who objected to Melania Trump's gift of Dr. Suess books sounds like something out of The Onion. I eagerly read Dr. Suess books as a child and later read them to my children.

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Great Book Titles

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Bock on Books

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I highly recommend that book Wally Bock reviews The 4 Disciplines of Execution.

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100 Books

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Wally Bock gives great advice in addressing this question: "Do you want to read 100 books this year?" One of my favorites is "Life is too short for crappy books." His post is filled with sound tips. As an old librarian used to say, "Check it out

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Books the “Freaks” Recommend

Leadership Freak

I asked Leadership Freak readers for book recommendations from books they read in 2015. Truman 10 Books published in 2015: (Listed by current – 12/28/2015 – Amazon Best Seller Ranking.) Navy … … Continue reading → Author Book NotesI am delighted to pass along their recommendations. “Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.” ” Harry S.

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Great Book Titles

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Books on the Southwest

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From 2016: The Pima County Public Library's Southwest Books of the Year. [HT: HT: Karlene Edwards

Great Book Titles

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