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.

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The Littlest Green Beret

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The Littlest Green Beret
Excellence Wins: A No-Nonsense Guide to Becoming the Best in a World of Compromise
The Employee Experience Advantage: How to Win the War for Talent by Giving Employees the Workspaces they Want, the Tools they Need, and a Culture They Can Celebrate
Speak Like a Pro Without Looking Like a Jack@$$: A Practical Guide for Speaking Effectively in Any Situation

SYNC’d

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SYNC’d
Co-Create: How Your Business Will Profit from Innovative and Strategic Collaboration
Relationship Economics: Transform Your Most Valuable Business Contacts Into Personal and Professional Success
Interview Intervention
Inclusion: Diversity, The New Workplace & The Will To Change
Lead Yourself First: Inspiring Leadership Through Solitude
The Responsible Company: What We’ve Learned From Patagonia’s First 40 Years

Leaders: Myth and Reality

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Leaders: Myth and Reality

Excellent Sheep

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Excellent Sheep
Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less
Do Big Things: The Simple Steps Teams Can Take to Mobilize Hearts and Minds, and Make an Epic Impact
One Team: 10-minute Discussions That Activate Inspired Teamwork
Degrees of Strength: The Innovative Technique to Accelerate Greatness
Stomp the Elephant in the Office
High Altitude Leadership: What the World’s Most Forbidding Peaks Teach Us About Success
People Before Things: Change Isn’t an End-User Problem
Purpose Meets Execution: How Winning Organizations Accelerate Engagement and Drive Profits
How to Find a Job, Career and Life You Love: A journey to purpose, fulfillment and life happiness
Free Agent Nation: The Future of Working for Yourself, by Daniel H. Pink
A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future
To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others
When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing
Performance Partnerships, The Checkered Past, Changing Present and Exciting Future of Affiliate Marketing
The Penguin Principle: A Little Story about True Teamwork
High Velocity Hiring: How to Hire Top Talent in an Instant
Lead From The Heart: Transformational Leadership For The 21st Century
Unthink: Rediscover Your Creative Genius
The Spark and the Grind: Ignite the Power of Disciplined Creativity
Everybody Lies: Big Data, New Data, and What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are
Live, Love, Explore: Discover the Way of the Traveler: A Roadmap to the Life You Were Meant to Live
The Kindness Diaries: One Man’s Quest to Ignite Goodwill and Transform Lives Around the World
Amazing Adventures of a Nobody: A Life Changing Journey Across America Relying on the Kindness of Strangers