Book Reports on Steroids

Kevin Eikenberry

When you read the two words “book report”, it might take you back to school, in front of your fellow students, with your knees knocking, scared stiff and trying to remember the title of the book and hoping you can survive until the teacher tells you you can sit down.

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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Trending Sources

The Best Leadership Books of 2015

Leading Blog

From Everybody Matters which helps us to look at those we lead as family to Becoming Steve Jobs that looks at the development of a leader as a life-long process, the following books help us to do just that. Leadership BS is an important book because it is a dose of reality. Books

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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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First Look: Leadership Books for May 2017

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in May. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * "Life-transforming ideas have always come to me through books.” — Bell Hooks. BooksLifestorming : Creating Meaning and Achievement in Your Career and Life by Alan Weiss and Marshall Goldsmith.

PAiLS Book Released This Week

Chris Brady

My new book PAiLS is now available wherever books are sold (including here). Books I hope you enjoy it! [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

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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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Best Leadership Books for Frontline Leaders

Let's Grow Leaders

I’m always being asked for recommendations on the best leadership books for frontline leaders. I cast the best leadership book net in all my online communities, asking “what one book would you recommend for [.]

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5 Summer Books That Will Make You A Better Leader

Tanveer Naseer

As a leadership writer, I get asked from time to time to share a list of my favourite leadership books; books that I found to be the most informative either for those new to leadership, or for those looking for new insights on how they can build on their existing leadership skills.

First Look: Leadership Books for August 2017

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in August. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * "A room without books is like a body without a soul." — Marcus Tullius Cicero. BooksThe Innovation Code : The Creative Power of Constructive Conflict by Jeff DeGraff and Staney DeGraff. The Mood Elevator : Take Charge of Your Feelings, Become a Better You by Larry Senn.

First Look: Leadership Books for February 2016

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in February. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * “Seeing a book on my shelf reconnects me to the ideas inside. BooksThe Industries of the Future by Alec Ross. Strategy That Works : How Winning Companies Close the Strategy-to-Execution Gap by Paul Leinwand and Cesare R. Mainardi. Originals : How Non-Conformists Move the World by Adam Grant.

How Writing a Book Can Launch a Brand

Women on Business

Marketing writing a bookWe've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] If you haven't already done so, update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us. link].

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Book on the tree of life pdf

C-Level Strategies

From the time of the Renaissance book on the tree of life pdf, yet the tree does not know itself. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences; sized book arranges the cards into a very subtle and clever sequence that viewers should be left to discover on their own.

Four Business Books To Read In 2017

Eric Jacobson

To find the best business, communications and leadership books to add to my "to read" list for 2017, I reached out to some of the best experts in the field. I'd recommend this book to anyone faced with a critical job or project that will require 100% commitment," says Nathan.

Best Leadership Books of 2013

Leading Blog

The list below represents my picks for the best leadership books of 2013. * * *. A reflective reading of this book will cause you to look more deeply into your own motivations and behaviors, live authentically and lead from who you are. Related Interest: Best Leadership Books of 2012. Best Leadership Books of 2011. Best Leadership Books of 2010. Books L EADERSHIP IS is an inside job.

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Read a Book With Your Team Quarterly

Michael Lee Stallard

#99 Read a Book Together Quarterly. Periodically select a business book for your direct reports or team members to read together. Consider reading one book every quarter. Meet to identify ideas from the book that you can implement.

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The Best Leadership Books of 2014

Leading Blog

Hess Learn or Die is a book everyone who is serious about learning and growth—personally or organizationally—should read. Leaders Eat Last : Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don''t by Simon Sinek The title of the book— Leaders Eat Last —comes from a conversation with a Marine Corps general. Related Interest: Best Leadership Books of 2013. Best Leadership Books of 2012. Best Leadership Books of 2011. Books A S LEADERS we must learn and grow.

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First Look: Leadership Books for June 2016

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in June. BooksThat's Not How We Do It Here! A Story about How Organizations Rise and Fall--and Can Rise Again by John Kotter and Holger Rathgeber. The Inevitable : Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future by Kevin Kelly. The Outward Mindset : Seeing Beyond Ourselves by The Arbinger Institute. 64 Shots : Leadership in a Crazy World by Kevin Roberts.

First Look: Leadership Books for January 2017

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in January. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * "You stay teachable most by reading books. BooksHumility Is the New Smart : Rethinking Human Excellence in the Smart Machine Age by Edward D. Hess and Katherine Ludwig. The Power of Meaning : Crafting a Life That Matters by Emily Esfahani Smith.

The Best Books I Recommend.

Rich Gee Group

I’m asked all the time by clients and attendees to my keynotes/workshops/seminars to recommend my favorite books. Visit The Best Books. The post The Best Books I Recommend.

What The Book Writing Process Looks Like

Joseph Lalonde

It's not as easy as you might think For those of you who don’t know, I’ve been in the process of writing my first physical book. I’ve longed to publish my first book. And the reality of my first book is edging ever closer. No one’s going to buy my book.

First Look: Leadership Books for June 2017

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in June. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * "A room without books is like a body without a soul.” — Marcus Tullius Cicero. BooksBuilt for Growth : How Builder Personality Shapes Your Business, Your Team, and Your Ability to Win by Chris Kuenne and John Danner. Lead Yourself First : Inspiring Leadership Through Solitude by Raymond M.

First Look: Leadership Books for April 2016

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in April. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * “Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren’t very new after all.” — Abraham Lincoln. BooksThe Third Wave : An Entrepreneur's Vision of the Future by Steve Case. Good for the Money : My Fight to Pay Back America by Bob Benmosche.

First Look: Leadership Books for April 2017

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in April. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * "A book must be the axe for the frozen sea within us." — Franz Kafka. BooksGood People : The Only Leadership Decision That Really Matters by Anthony Tjan. Hacking Growth : How Today's Fastest-Growing Companies Drive Breakout Success by Sean Ellis and Morgan Brown.

First Look: Leadership Books for May 2016

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in May. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * "Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new after all." — Abraham Lincoln. BooksLearning Leadership : The Five Fundamentals of Becoming an Exemplary Leader by James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner. Fix It : Getting Accountability Right by Roger Connors and Tom Smith.

Book Notes: It Worked for Me

RapidStart Leadership

A book I read recently cast a whole new light on what it means to have problems as a leader, and what you should do about them. The book I just finished reading was It Worked for Me , by Colin Powell. The book has an easy, conversational tone that makes it a pleasure to read.

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First Look: Leadership Books for January 2016

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in January. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * “A house filled with books is a good place to live.” — Seth Godin. BooksDeep Work : Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World by Cal Newport. The Right Kind of Crazy : A True Story of Teamwork, Leadership, and High-Stakes Innovation by Adam Steltzner with William Patrick.

First Look: Leadership Books for February 2015

Leading Blog

Here''s a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in February. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * “Wear the old coat and buy the new book.” — Austin Phelps. Books Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader by Herminia Ibarra. The Hidden Leader : Discover and Develop Greatness Within Your Company by Scott K. Edinger and Laurie Sain.

First Look: Leadership Books for July 2016

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in July. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * "Wear the old coat and buy the new book." — Austin Phelps. BooksPreston Tucker and His Battle to Build the Car of Tomorrow by Steve Lehto. The Effective Manager by Mark Horstman. Hooked : Why cute sells.and other marketing magic that we just can't resist by Patrick Fagan.

Best Leadership Books of 2012

Leading Blog

The list below represents our picks for the best leadership books of 2012. All of these books have helped us to look at the what and ask why ? * * *. The Strategy Book by Max McKeown. Related Interest: Best Leadership Books of 2011. Best Leadership Books of 2010. Best Leadership Books of 2009. BooksT HE WAYS we have thought about leadership have not always served us well.

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First Look: Leadership Books for November 2016

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in November. BooksTo Pixar and Beyond : My Unlikely Journey with Steve Jobs to Make Entertainment History by Lawrence Levy. Worth Doing Wrong : The Quest to Build a Culture That Rocks by Arnie Malham. The Mosaic Principle : The Six Dimensions of a Remarkable Life and Career by Nick Lovegrove. Thank You for Being Late : An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations by Thomas L. Friedman.

First Look: Leadership Books for February 2017

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in February. BooksPacing for Growth : Why Intelligent Restraint Drives Long-term Success by Alison Eyring. Stretch : Unlock the Power of Less - and Achieve More Than You Ever Imagined by Scott Sonenshein. Extreme Teams : Why Pixar, Netflix, Airbnb, and Other Cutting-Edge Companies Succeed Where Most Fail by Robert Bruce Shaw. Leadership Step by Step : Become the Person Others Follow by Joshua Spodek.

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L2L Infographic: Top 7 Leadership Books of 2015

Linked 2 Leadership

L2L Infographic: Top 7 Leadership Books of 2015 Click to Enlarge This Infographic Courtesy of Paul Sohn. The post L2L Infographic: Top 7 Leadership Books of 2015 appeared first on Linked 2 Leadership.

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First Look: Leadership Books for January 2015

Leading Blog

Here''s a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in January. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * “Beware of the person of one book.” — Thomas Aquinas. Books Driven to Distraction at Work : How to Focus and Be More Productive by Ned Hallowell. Fairness Is Overrated : And 51 Other Leadership Principles to Revolutionize Your Workplace by Tim Stevens.

Full Steam Ahead – Book Review

The Leadership Advisor

I read a ton of leadership books every year. Some of the high points I found in the book were: How to use the three elements to create a powerful and enduring vision. May 2-6 is a special time when all proceeds from book sales will be donated to Give Kids The World.

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First Look: Leadership Books for March 2016

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in March. BooksThrowing Rocks at the Google Bus : How Growth Became the Enemy of Prosperity by Douglas Rushkoff. The Mindfulness Edge : How to Rewire Your Brain for Leadership and Personal Excellence Without Adding to Your Schedule by Matt Tenney and Tim Gard PhD. The Art of Strategic Leadership : How to Guide Teams, Create Value, and Apply Techniques to Shape the Future by Steven J. Stowell and Stephanie S.

Four Books on My Current Reading List

Kevin Eikenberry

I’m going to share four books on my current reading stack, and give you the Amazon description of the book. The post Four Books on My Current Reading List appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning.

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Best New Leadership Book Of 2014

Eric Jacobson

After reading nearly 40 books about leadership released this year, my pick for the very best is the book, The Font-Line Leader: Building a High-PerformanceOrganization from the Groumd Up , by Chris Van Gorder. You’ll find the 200-page book easy to read.

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First Look: Leadership Books for June 2015

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in June. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * “Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.” — Charles William Eliot. BooksHolacracy : The New Management System for a Rapidly Changing World by Brian J. Robertson.

Reference Books for Executives

Coaching Tip

Books Business Coaching Career Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Leadership Personal Coaching Self-Awareness Success Work life can''t get enough leadership decision frameworks executive checklist james m. Today''s business world is extremely complex and challenging. It''s easy for even the most seasoned executive to make a mistake or overlook a detail that can lead to utter failure for his or her business. We have entered a new commercial age.