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Succession: Are You Ready?

Succession: Are You Ready?

Marshall Goldsmith

Give and Take: Why Helping Others Drives Our Success

Give and Take: Why Helping Others Drives Our Success

Adam Grant

The Village Effect: Why Face-to-Face Contact Matters

The Village Effect: Why Face-to-Face Contact Matters

Susan Pinker

Holacracy: The Revolutionary Management System that Abolishes Hierarchy

Holacracy: The Revolutionary Management System that Abolishes Hierarchy

Brian J. Robertson

Emotional Agility: Get Unstuck, Embrace Change and Thrive in Work and Life

Emotional Agility: Get Unstuck, Embrace Change and Thrive in Work and Life

Susan David

Yes! 50 Secrets from the Science of Persuasion

Yes! 50 Secrets from the Science of Persuasion

Noah J. Goldstein, Steve J. Martin, Robert B. Cialdini

Winners: And How They Succeed

Winners: And How They Succeed

Alastair Campbell

Wilful Blindness: Why We Ignore the Obvious

Wilful Blindness: Why We Ignore the Obvious

Turn the Ship Around!: A True Story of Building Leaders by Breaking the Rules

Turn the Ship Around!: A True Story of Building Leaders by Breaking the Rules

L. David Marquet

Tribal Leadership: Leveraging Natural Groups to Build a Thriving Organization

Tribal Leadership: Leveraging Natural Groups to Build a Thriving Organization

Dave Logan, John King, Halee Fischer-Wright

Tools for Success: A Manager’s Guide

Tools for Success: A Manager’s Guide

Suzanne Turner

To Sell is Human: The Surprising Truth About Persuading, Convincing, and Influencing Others

To Sell is Human: The Surprising Truth About Persuading, Convincing, and Influencing Others

Daniel H. Pink

Time to Think: Listening to Ignite the Human Mind

Time to Think: Listening to Ignite the Human Mind

Nancy Kline

Thinking, Fast and Slow

Thinking, Fast and Slow

Daniel Kahneman

The Values-Driven Organization

The Values-Driven Organization

Richard Barrett

The Truth About Employee Engagement: A Fable About Addressing the Three Root Causes of Job Misery

The Truth About Employee Engagement: A Fable About Addressing the Three Root Causes of Job Misery

Patrick M. Lencioni

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

The Speed of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything

The Speed of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything

Stephen M. R. Covey

The Snowball Effect: Communication Techniques to Make You Unstoppable

The Snowball Effect: Communication Techniques to Make You Unstoppable

Andy Bounds

The Progress Principle: Using Small Wins to Ignite Joy, Engagement, and Creativity at Work

The Progress Principle: Using Small Wins to Ignite Joy, Engagement, and Creativity at Work

Teresa Amabile, Steven Kramer

The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do, and How to Change

The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do, and How to Change

Charles Duhigg

The New Leadership Paradigm

The New Leadership Paradigm

Richard Barrett

The Maverick: Dispatches from an unrepentant capitalist

The Maverick: Dispatches from an unrepentant capitalist

Luke Johnson

The Longer Long Tail: How Endless Choice is Creating Unlimited Demand

The Longer Long Tail: How Endless Choice is Creating Unlimited Demand

Chris Anderson

The Lean Startup: How Constant Innovation Creates Radically Successful Businesses

The Lean Startup: How Constant Innovation Creates Radically Successful Businesses

Eric Ries

The Leadership Challenge

The Leadership Challenge

James M. Kouzes, Barry Z. Posner

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable

Patrick M. Lencioni

The Empty Raincoat: Making Sense of the Future

The Empty Raincoat: Making Sense of the Future

Charles Handy

The E-Myth Revisited: Why Most Small Businesses Don’t Work and What to Do About It

The E-Myth Revisited: Why Most Small Businesses Don’t Work and What to Do About It

Michael E. Gerber

The Curve: Turning Followers into Superfans

The Curve: Turning Followers into Superfans

Nicholas Lovell

Chimp Paradox: The Mind Management Programme to Help You Achieve Success, Confidence and Happiness

Chimp Paradox: The Mind Management Programme to Help You Achieve Success, Confidence and Happiness

Prof Steve Peters

The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right

The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right

Atul Gawande

Challenger Sale: How To Take Control of the Customer Conversation

Challenger Sale: How To Take Control of the Customer Conversation

Brent Adamson, Matthew Dixon

Art of Coaching

Art of Coaching

Jenny Bird, Sarah Gornall

The Age of Unreason: New Thinking For A New World

The Age of Unreason: New Thinking For A New World

Charles Handy

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

Stephen R. Covey

The 4-Hour Work Week: Escape the 9-5, Live Anywhere and Join the New Rich

The 4-Hour Work Week: Escape the 9-5, Live Anywhere and Join the New Rich

Timothy Ferriss

Talk Like TED: The 9 Public Speaking Secrets of the World’s Top Minds

Talk Like TED: The 9 Public Speaking Secrets of the World’s Top Minds

Carmine Gallo

StrengthsFinder 2.0

StrengthsFinder 2.0

SPIN®-Selling

SPIN®-Selling

Neil Rackham

Scaling up Excellence

Scaling up Excellence

Hayagreeva Rao, Robert I. Sutton

ReWork: Change the Way You Work Forever

ReWork: Change the Way You Work Forever

David Heinemeier Hansson, Jason Fried

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking

Susan Cain

Purpose Driven Life

Purpose Driven Life

Predatory Thinking

Predatory Thinking

Dave Trott

Outliers: The Story of Success

Outliers: The Story of Success

Malcolm Gladwell

One Plus One Equals Three: A Masterclass in Creative Thinking

One Plus One Equals Three: A Masterclass in Creative Thinking

Dave Trott

Nudge: Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth and Happiness

Nudge: Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth and Happiness

Cass R Sunstein, Richard H Thaler

NLP At Work: The Essence of Excellence

NLP At Work: The Essence of Excellence

Sue Knight

Neuromarketing: Understanding the Buy Buttons in Your Customer’s Brain

Neuromarketing: Understanding the Buy Buttons in Your Customer’s Brain

Patrick Renvoise

Mrs Moneypenny’s Careers Advice for Ambitious Women

Mrs Moneypenny’s Careers Advice for Ambitious Women

Mrs Moneypenny, Heather McGregor

Mission: How the Best in Business Break Through

Mission: How the Best in Business Break Through

Michael Hayman, Nick Giles

Learned Optimism: How to Change Your Mind and Your Life

Learned Optimism: How to Change Your Mind and Your Life

Martin E. P Seligman

Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t

Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t

Simon Sinek

Insanely Simple: The Obsession That Drives Apple’s Success

Insanely Simple: The Obsession That Drives Apple’s Success

Ken Segall

How Will You Measure Your Life?

How Will You Measure Your Life?

Clayton Christensen

How To Have A Good Day: Think Bigger, Feel Better and Transform Your Working Life

How To Have A Good Day: Think Bigger, Feel Better and Transform Your Working Life

Caroline Webb

Happiness Project

Happiness Project

Gretchen Rubin

Good To Great

Good To Great

Jim Collins

Good Boss, Bad Boss: How to Be the Best… and Learn from the Worst

Good Boss, Bad Boss: How to Be the Best… and Learn from the Worst

Robert Sutton

God at Work: Living Every Day with Purpose

God at Work: Living Every Day with Purpose

Ken Costa

Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In

Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In

Roger Fisher & William Ury

From Coach to Awakener

From Coach to Awakener

Robert B. Dilts

Flow: The Psychology of Happiness: The Classic Work on How to Achieve Happiness

Flow: The Psychology of Happiness: The Classic Work on How to Achieve Happiness

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Flourish: A New Understanding of Happiness and Well-Being - and How To Achieve Them

Flourish: A New Understanding of Happiness and Well-Being - and How To Achieve Them

Martin E. P. Seligman

First, Break All The Rules

First, Break All The Rules

Marcus Buckingham

First 90 Days, Updated and Expanded: Critical Success Strategies for New Leaders at All Levels

First 90 Days, Updated and Expanded: Critical Success Strategies for New Leaders at All Levels

Michael Watkins

Firms of Endearment: How World-Class Companies Profit from Passion and Purpose

Firms of Endearment: How World-Class Companies Profit from Passion and Purpose

Rajendra Sisodia, Jagdish N. Sheth, David Wolfe

Exposure: From President to Whistleblower at Olympus

Exposure: From President to Whistleblower at Olympus

Michael Woodford

Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

Daniel H. Pink

Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death and Brain Surgery

Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death and Brain Surgery

Henry Marsh

Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion and Purpose

Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion and Purpose

Tony Hsieh

David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants

David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants

Malcolm Gladwell

Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead

Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead

Brené Brown

Crucial Confrontations: Tools for talking about broken promises, violated expectations, and bad beha

Crucial Confrontations: Tools for talking about broken promises, violated expectations, and bad beha

Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron Mcmillan, Al Switzler

Creative Mischief

Creative Mischief

Dave Trott

Superteams: The Secrets of Stellar Performance from Seven Legendary Teams

Superteams: The Secrets of Stellar Performance from Seven Legendary Teams

Khoi Tu

Built To Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies

Built To Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies

Jim Collins, Jerry Porras

Brick by Brick: How LEGO Rewrote the Rules of Innovation and Conquered the Global Toy Industry

Brick by Brick: How LEGO Rewrote the Rules of Innovation and Conquered the Global Toy Industry

David Robertson

Bounce: The Myth of Talent and the Power of Practice

Bounce: The Myth of Talent and the Power of Practice

Matthew Syed

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking

Malcolm Gladwell

Black Box Thinking: The Surprising Truth About Success

Black Box Thinking: The Surprising Truth About Success

Matthew Syed

Beyond Measure: The Big Impact of Small Changes

Beyond Measure: The Big Impact of Small Changes

Margaret Heffernan

Better Than Before: What I Learned About Making and Breaking Habits

Better Than Before: What I Learned About Making and Breaking Habits

Gretchen Rubin

Average to A+: Realising Strengths in Yourself and Others

Average to A+: Realising Strengths in Yourself and Others

Alex Linley

Adversity Quotient: Turning Obstacles into Opportunities

Adversity Quotient: Turning Obstacles into Opportunities

Paul G. Stoltz

A Whole New Mind: Why Right-brainers Will Rule the Future

A Whole New Mind: Why Right-brainers Will Rule the Future

Daniel H. Pink

A Bigger Prize: When No One Wins Unless Everyone Wins

A Bigger Prize: When No One Wins Unless Everyone Wins

Margaret Heffernan