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JUNE 2018, BOOK OF THE MONTH: On Leadership

If you read nothing else on leadership, I highly recommend getting a copy of HBR’s 10 Must Reads on Leadership. They’ve done the leg work for us and cherry-picked the best articles on leadership and selected the most important ones to help you maximize your own and your organization’s performance.   HBR’s 10 Must Reads On Leadership will […]

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MAY 2018, BOOK OF THE MONTH: Thinking, fast and slow

In the international bestseller, Thinking, Fast and Slow, Daniel Kahneman, the renowned psychologist and winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, takes us on a groundbreaking tour of the mind and explains the two systems that drive the way we think. System 1 is fast, intuitive, and emotional; System 2 is slower, more deliberative, and more […]

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FEB 2018, BOOK OF THE MONTH: In Praise of the Incomplete Leader

  “We’ve come to expect a lot of our leaders. Top executives, the thinking goes, should have the intellectual capacity to make sense of unfathomably complex issues, the imaginative powers to paint a vision of the future that generates everyone’s enthusiasm, the operational know-how to translate strategy into concrete plans, and the interpersonal skills to […]

JAN 2018, BOOK OF THE MONTH: PEAK – the new science of expertise

Have you ever wanted to learn a language or pick up an instrument, only to become too daunted by the task at hand? Expert performance guru Anders Ericsson has made a career studying chess champions, violin virtuosos, star athletes, and memory mavens. Peak condenses three decades of original research, to introduce an incredibly powerful approach to learning […]

OCT 2017, BOOK OF THE MONTH: Outliers

In this stunning book, Malcolm Gladwell takes the reader on an intellectual journey through the world of ‘outliers’ – the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful. He asks the question: what makes high-achievers different? I found this book hugely insightful because I believe that there are common denominators between the […]

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SEPT 2017, BOOK OF THE MONTH: The One-Day Contract

Rick Pitino is famous as one of the most dynamic and successful basketball coaches of our time, leading the University of Louisville Cardinals to the NCAA basketball championship in 2013, and is renowned for writing the #1 New York Times bestselling success and leadership book, Success is a Choice. In his new book, The One-Day Contract, Pitino details his […]

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JULY 2017, BOOK OF THE MONTH: THE ART OF WAR

Written in China more than 2,000 years ago, Sun Tzu’s classic The Art of War is the first known study of the planning and conduct of military operations. These terse, aphoristic essays are unsurpassed in comprehensiveness and depth of understanding, examining not only battlefield manoeuvres, but also relevant economic, political, and psychological factors. Indeed, the precepts outlined […]