Leaders are Readers!

Feel free to click on any of these books for a short note on what Jim and Jan think about these books. If they are on this page it is one of our favorites and they’ve been mentioned on the show.  Many have been written by our current and/or future guests.  Click through to learn more about what we like.

 

The Littlest Green Beret

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The Littlest Green Beret
With Schwarzkopf: Life Lessons of The Bear
Bankable Leadership : Happy People, Bottom-Line Results, and the Power to Deliver Both
Insight: Why We’re Not as Self-Aware as We Think, and How Seeing Ourselves Clearly Helps Us Succeed at Work and in Life
Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging

War

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War

A Death in Belmont (P.S.)

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A Death in Belmont (P.S.)

Fire

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Fire
The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea
It’s Not Just Who You Know: Transform Your Life (and Your Organization) by Turning Colleagues and Contacts into Lasting, Genuine Relationships
The Heart-Led Leader: How Living and Leading from the Heart Will Change Your Organization and Your Life
Reinvention Roadmap: Break the Rules to Get the Job You Want and Career You Deserve
How the UK’s Royal Marines Plan in the Face of Uncertainty
Arousing the Buy Curious: Real Estate Pillow Talk for Patrons and Professionals
Living Curiously: How to Use Curiosity to Be Remarkable and Do Good Stuff
Life, Liberty and Resilience: A Man’s War on Three Fronts
Leadership Step by Step: Become the Person Others Follow
Master Your World: 10 Dog-Inspired Leadership Lessons to Improve Productivity, Profits and Communication
Why Leaders Fail and the 7 Prescriptions for Success
Stop Waiting for It to Get Easier: Create Your Dream Business Now!
Decide: The Ultimate Success Trigger
Neuromarketing: Understanding the Buy Buttons in Your Customer’s Brain
Developing Better Athletes, Better People: A Leader’s Guide to Transforming High School and Youth Sports into a Development Zone
Elevating Your Game: Becoming a Triple-Impact Competitor
Shooting in the Dark: Tales of Coaching and Leadership
Positive Coaching: Building Character and Self-esteem Through Sports
The Double-Goal Coach: Positive Coaching Tools for Honoring the Game and Developing Winners in Sports and Life
A Celebration a Day: 365 Ways to a Happier Healthier Workplace
Happily Ever Laughter: How to Engage Any Audience
Never Fly Solo: Lead with Courage, Build Trusting Partnerships, and Reach New Heights in Business
Patients Come Second: Leading Change by Changing the Way You Lead
Smile Guide: Employee Perspectives on Culture, Loyalty and Profit

My Share of the Task: A Memoir

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My Share of the Task: A Memoir
Why is Everyone Smiling? The Secret Behind Passion, Productivity, and Profit
Employee Engagement 2.0: How to Motivate Your Team for High Performance (A Real-World Guide for Busy Managers)
15 Secrets Successful People Know About Time Management: The Productivity Habits of 7 Billionaires, 13 Olympic Athletes, 29 Straight-A Students, and 239 Entrepreneurs