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Chuck's Reading List - Leading the Organization

Posted on May 07, 2013 by The Soderquist Center

The Dip (When to Quit and When to Stick)—Seth Godin

The old saying is wrong—winners do quit, and quitters do win. According to bestselling author Seth Godin, what really sets superstars apart from everyone else is the ability to escape dead ends quickly, while staying focused and motivated when it really counts. Winners quit fast, quit often, and quit without guilt—until they commit to beating the right Dip for...

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Chuck's Reading List - Strengthening Team

Posted on May 07, 2013 by The Soderquist Center

Team of Rivals—Doris Kearns Goodwin

This brilliant multiple biography is centered on Lincoln's mastery of men and how it shaped the most significant presidency in the nation's history.

Team of Rivals doesn't just tell the story of Abraham Lincoln. It is a multiple biography of the entire team of personal and political competitors that he put together to lead the country through its greatest crisis. Here, Doris Kearns Goodwin...

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Chuck's Reading List - Leading Others

Posted on May 07, 2013 by The Soderquist Center

The Mentor Leader—Tony Dungy

“Your only job is to help your players be better.” That single idea had a huge impact on Tony Dungy when he heard it from one of his earliest mentors, and it led him to develop the successful leadership style so admired by players and coaches throughout the NFL. Now, a storied career and a Super Bowl victory later, Tony Dungy is sharing his unique...

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Chuck's Reading List - Leading Self

Posted on May 07, 2013 by The Soderquist Center

The Traveler’s Gift—Andy Andrews

A unique blend of fiction, history, allegory, and inspiration, The Traveler's Gift has motivated tens of thousands since its release in late 2002. Now this wildly successful parable is available in an affordable trade paper edition. 

David Ponder's lost his job, his confidence, and his will to live. And just when it seems that things can't get any worse, they do: his only child falls...

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Sandy's Reading List - Strengthening Team

Posted on May 07, 2013 by The Soderquist Center

Multipliers—Liz Wiseman, Greg McKeown

In this engaging and highly practical book, leadership expert Liz Wiseman and management consultant Greg McKeown explore these two leadership styles, persuasively showing how Multipliers can have a resoundingly positive and profitable effect on organizations—getting more done with fewer resources, developing and attracting talent, and cultivating new ideas and energy to drive organizational change and innovation.

ISBN-10: 0061964395

 

Five Dysfunctions of a Team—Patrick Lencioni

In The...

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