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Recommendation #7: Multipliers

Posted on August 29, 2014 by The Soderquist Center | 0 Comments

Within the past 12 months I attended one of the Soderquist Center’s own programs called Milestone. This particular Milestone session was specifically designed for Graduate Students. As is typical with course work, I was initially skeptical of the texts we were assigned to read for the class and Liz Wiseman’s Multipliers is one of the books we were assigned.

In Multipliers I was expecting the typical, inspiring,...

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Recommendation #6: Outliers

Posted on August 26, 2014 by The Soderquist Center | 0 Comments

With my new job has also come a 45 minute commute to and from work, which has given me the wonderful opportunity to enjoy audio books. My first choice was Outliers, by Malcolm Gladwell—a book I have heard referenced dozens of times but had yet to read for myself. In this book, Gladwell challenges the common assumption that wildly successful people are about 90% talent or pure genius,...

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Book Recommendation #5: Daring Greatly

Posted on August 21, 2014 by The Soderquist Center | 0 Comments

“Courage starts with showing up and letting ourselves be seen.”- Brene Brown, Daring Greatly

Fact. You need to read “Daring Greatly,” by Brene Brown. I read it about a year ago, and find myself continually referencing it to everyone I know today. To say that I am still being influenced and challenged as a leader by the...

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Recommendation #4: Season of Life

Posted on August 19, 2014 by The Soderquist Center | 0 Comments

For many summers, I would go through the same ritual as I prepared for our summer vacation. I would gather up the latest issue or two of important professional magazines, along with two or three leadership books that managed to sit on the nightstand for several months because I would only make it through a page or two before I nodding off to sleep each night....

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Recommendation #3: The Rare Find

Posted on August 14, 2014 by The Soderquist Center | 0 Comments

By now, most of us are aware that one of the most pivotal points for our organizations is the talent we attract, develop, and retain.  In The Rare Find, George Anders takes the task of talent selection head-on and does a masterful job of identifying key pitfalls of traditional selection processes and their antidotes.  Written in the same style as Jim Collins’ Good to Great and Malcolm...

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