Best Boss Reading List
Radical Candor by Kim Scott
Outstanding book on management and leadership – especially as it relates to feedback and communication.
The Five Second Rule by Mel Robbins
Easy to digest principle that you can use quickly for being courageous on a daily basis! Made a huge difference in my life.
Miracle Morning by Hal Elrod
Another life-transforming favorite of mine. A little schlocky but essentially gives great structure for how to capture your morning to change your life.
Drive by Daniel Pink
Excellent resource describing latest research and findings on what motivates us.
Positive Intelligence by Shirzad Chamine
This is the basis for the “saboteurs” work – giving powerful context and explanations for the different archetypes – and how to strengthen your “sage”.
The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
Looking to make changes in your life or work? Check this book out – dissects how we create new habits.
The 5 Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni
The groundbreaking fable of what can go wrong on any team. Excellent book-club group read with your colleagues.
The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace by Gary Chapman
If you struggle with how to improve on “Thank you” when giving valuable gratitude and feedback, this book’s for you. Great lessons you can use immediately!
Crucial Conversations by Patterson, Grenny, McMillan, Switzler
Now a classic, still top in class, with teaching how to be courageous and effective when navigating difficult feedback and challenging relationships.
Authentic Happiness by Martin Seligman
The godfather of the “positive psychology” field, Seligman nicely lays out the research, science, and practices of achieving and maintaining happiness in your life.