Resources

Books

Organisational leadership 

  • Good to Great – Jim Collins
  • Built to Last – J Collins & J Porras
  • Great by Choice – J Collins & M.T. Hansen
  • The Empty Raincoat – Charles Handy
  • Why should anyone work here? – Rob Goffee & Gareth Jones
  • The Culture Map – Erin Meyer

Leadership of self/personal effectiveness 

  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – Stephen Covey
  • Emotional Intelligence – Daniel Goleman
  • Thinking, fast and slow – Daniel Kahneman
  • Fierce Conversations – Susan Scott
  • Dare to Lead – Brené Brown
  • Assertiveness at Work – Ken Back & Kate Back
  • Life Coaching – Michael Neenan and Windy Dryden
  • The Chimp Paradox – Dr Steve Peters
  • How to Deal with Stress – Stephen Palmer & Cary Cooper

People leadership

• The First 90 Days – Michael Watkins
• The John Adair handbook of Management & Leadership – John Adair
• Why Should Anyone Be Led by You? – Rob Goffee & Gareth Jones
• Leadership Plain and Simple – Steve Radcliffe
• HBR’s 10 Must Reads On Leadership – Harvard Business Review Press
• Coaching for Performance – Sir John Whitmore

Career management

  • Happier – Tal Ben-Shahar
  • Transitions – William Bridges
  • Pivot – Jenny Blake
  • The Reluctant Networker – Neil Munz-Jones
  • The One Thing – Gary Keller with Jay Papasan
  • Lean In – Sheryl Sandberg

Websites

 

Business

www.hbr.org  (Harvard Business Review)
www.mckinsey.com
www.bcg.com  (Boston Consulting Group) 

Leadership & Management

www.mindtools.com
www.businessballs.com

Personal effectiveness

https://self-compassion.org
https://permahsurvey.com/