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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.

 

Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race
Linchpin: Are You Indispensable?

The Six Question Process

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The Six Question Process
Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead
The Evolution of Childhood: Relationships, Emotion, Mind
Adversity Quotient: Turning Obstacles into Opportunities

The Future of Management

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The Future of Management
NYT Magazine, “What Google Learned From Its Quest to Build the Perfect Team”

The Motivation to Work

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The Motivation to Work
The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing
Built to Sell: Creating a Business That Can Thrive Without You
Scaling Up: How a Few Companies Make It…and Why the Rest Don’t (Rockefeller Habits 2.0)
No B.S. Guide to Direct Response Social Media Marketing
Sam Walton, Made in America My Story

The Sun Also Rises

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The Sun Also Rises
Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable
The Rise of Superman: Decoding the Science of Ultimate Human Performance
Making Humor Work: Take Your Job Seriously and Yourself Lightly

Hamlet

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Hamlet
Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don’t
Small Giants: Companies That Choose to Be Great, Instead of Big

The Little Prince

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The Little Prince

Wind, Sand, and Stars

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Wind, Sand, and Stars
TouchPoints: Creating Powerful Leadership Connections in the Smallest of Moments
Jerry Kramer’s Farewell to Football
The Fifth Discipline: The Art and Practice of The Learning Organization

White Fang

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White Fang

The Call of the Wild

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The Call of the Wild

Frankenstein

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Frankenstein

Moby Dick

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Moby Dick
The Hobbit & The Lord of the Rings

The Chronicles of Narnia

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The Chronicles of Narnia

Don Quixote

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Don Quixote

Beowulf

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Beowulf

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