Leader & Reader

The life of our leaders is quite opaque, though life of a leader should be an open book. Leaders can either make or break a team or a company.

The list (source: addicted2success) of the classic leadership books for the business book library.

  • “Tribes: We Need You To Lead Us” by Seth Godin
  • “Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard” by Chip and Dan Heath
  • Leadership and Self-Deception: Getting out of the Box
  • “The Lean Startup” by Eric Ries
  • “Heavy Hitter Selling” by Steve W. Martin
  • Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap… and Others Don’t by Jim Collins
  • Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
  • What It Takes to Be #1 : Vince Lombardi on Leadership
  • “Quiet Leadership” by David Rock
  • The Twelve Absolutes of Leadership by Gary Burnison
  • Leading Change by John P. Kotter
  • The 5 Levels of Leadership: Proven Steps to Maximize Your Potential by John C. Maxwell
  • The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable by Patrick Lencioni
  • “The Rare Find: Spotting Exceptional Talent before Everyone Else” by George Anders
  • “Strategic Leadership: The General’s Art” by Mark Grandstaff and Georgia Sorenson