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The Power of Moments (Chip and Dan Heath)

“Moments matter.  And what an opportunity we miss when we leave them to chance.” The Power of Moments:  Why Certain Experiences have Extraordinary Impact is an inspirational book that makes readers stop and think about past situations and how to … Continue reading

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Make Your Bed (Admiral McRaven)

A colleague lent me her copy of Make Your Bed:  Little Things that Can Change Your Life… And Maybe The World.  It is a concise, easy to read manuscript of tips that he described at a 2014 graduation address at … Continue reading

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Everyone’s An Artist (Ron Tite, Kavanagh, Novais)

January is a fresh beginning and seems a great month to inspire leadership.  As I embark in a Resolution Reads Non-Fiction challenge, it is time to read the signed books that I purchased at the November Art of Leadership conference.  This conference was fantastic and the books will continue to … Continue reading

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Best Leadership Books

What is your favourite leadership book?  Which book has had the biggest impact on your leadership skills?  Is there a particular author that you reach for when you need inspiration?  Comment on your favourites!

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Leaders Eat Last (Simon Sinek)

Leaders Eat Last is a great leadership read that focuses on leaders creating a Circle of Safety to positively influence success by caring for members of the team so that they can work together to provide protection from outside influences. The … Continue reading

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An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth

“I wasn’t destined to become an astronaut.  I had to turn myself into one.”  Chris Hadfield’s book:  An Astronauts Guide to Life on Earth was inspiring and his leadership lessons are blended into the stories Hadfield shares about following his … Continue reading

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