Book Review: “The Leadership Challenge”

Book Review: “The Leadership Challenge”

As one of the best leadership books on the market, Kouzes and Posner’s Leadership Challenge provides straightforward advice on the basics of leading.   The book, based on years of research and vetted by millions of readers, helps leaders understand everyday leadership...
Book Review: “Good to Great”

Book Review: “Good to Great”

A classic on what makes organizations’ exceptional, Good to Great is based on Collin’s study of successful companies and what made them so.  To his surprise (and chagrin) Collins found that great organizations had great leaders.   But these aren’t the attention...
Book Review: “Leadership and Self Deception”

Book Review: “Leadership and Self Deception”

Ever read a leadership book that scares you?  Leadership and Self Deception is one of those—the kind of book that makes you look in the mirror and face what’s there, warts and all.   We all tell ourselves stories about other people—often they are the villains, and we...
Book Review: “Fierce Conversations”

Book Review: “Fierce Conversations”

Imagine the next tough conversation you need to have . . . what if you could get to the root cause of the issue while helping others learn, empowering them to take action, and to ultimately strengthen your relationship? All through effective communication?  As Scott...