One of the most important books I've ever read on how to be an effective leader and a successful corporate warrior is The First 90 Days: Critical Success Strategies for New Leaders at All Levels, by Michael Watkins. One of my mentors had suggested it as THE book to add to my leadership shelf.
Leadership on the Line, by Ronald A. Heifetz and Marty Linsky is one of the most significant leadership books I've ever read. Leadership on the Line is for serious leaders and significant change. Leadership on the Line is truly a book for leaders who want to take their game to the next level.
In his brilliant book, The Real Rules of Life: Balancing Life's Terms with Your Own, Ken Druck, Ph.D. teaches us the real rules of life. Life happens. How do you find your way forward when you've lost your job, your career, your 401(k), your spouse, or your dear friend? Are the rules you learned about life serving you? Does the early bird catch the worm? Do good things happen to good people? Is life fair? It's time for a wakeup call. The rules we learned aren't real.
The Charge: Activating the 10 Human Drives That Make You Feel Alive, by Brendon Burchard is a welcome addition to the bookshelf of life. Brendon is the best-selling author of The Millionaire Message and Life’s Golden Ticket. He is also the founder of High Performance Academy, where he is one of the top motivators and high performance trainers in the world.