Favorite Business Leadership Books

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Lead Employees to Success - Not out the door, An employee's perspective on leading the charge for change in the workplace
1.  Lead Employees to Success - Not out the door, An employee's perspective on leading the charge for change in the workplace by Wendy Duncan
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  "Realistic insights from an employee on how to create better working relationships between manager and staff."
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The Peter Principle: Why Things Always Go Wrong
2.  The Peter Principle: Why Things Always Go Wrong by Laurence J. Peter
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  "The Peter Principle will entertain you while providing an astute analysis on reasons why people are improperly promoted, thus reaching their level of incompetence, and how it effects organizations."
$16.30   Used & New from: $1.24
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (73 customer reviews)

The Manager's Book of Decencies: How Small Gestures Build Great Companies
3.  The Manager's Book of Decencies: How Small Gestures Build Great Companies by Stephen D. Harrison
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  "Great examples of successful CEO’s who recognize how small gestures can make a difference with employees and customers.  This book provides a wealth of ideas worth using."
$21.77   Used & New from: $0.01
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Strengths Based Leadership: Great Leaders, Teams, and Why People Follow
4.  Strengths Based Leadership: Great Leaders, Teams, and Why People Follow by Tom Rath
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  "Using statistical data from Gallup’s database, these authors outline four Leadership Domains that balance not only your own strengths, but strengths within your team.  It also provides access to an online assessment with a customized leadership guide."
$14.92   Used & New from: $1.79
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (244 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Think and Grow Rich
5.  Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill
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  "Hill, a protege of the great Andrew Carnegie, interviewed some of the most famous and influential people of all time on how they achieved their success.  In this book he shares strategies and techniques to motivate you mentally and help you reach your goals."
$11.66   Used & New from: $2.83
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,456 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Greater Than Yourself: The Ultimate Lesson of True Leadership
6.  Greater Than Yourself: The Ultimate Lesson of True Leadership by Steve Farber
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  "A great story that will empower you to re-evaluate your current legacy of leadership and change how you can make a difference in people’s lives."
$16.08   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews)

Closing the Engagement Gap: How Great Companies Unlock Employee Potential for Superior Results
7.  Closing the Engagement Gap: How Great Companies Unlock Employee Potential for Superior Results by Julie Gebauer
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  "Looking for a way to close the gap between productive, happy, top performers and those who are not?  The book provides “five actions to convert the enrolled and enlist the disengaged.”"
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Principle-Centered Leadership (Stephen R Covey Set)
8.  Principle-Centered Leadership (Stephen R Covey Set) by Stephen R. Covey
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  "Recommended for managers and executives at all levels.  Covey, a respected consultant on leadership authority, teaches business ethic philosophies that will help more effectively manage people."
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Leadership Secrets of Attila the Hun
9.  Leadership Secrets of Attila the Hun by Wess Roberts
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  "An effective delivery of leadership principles from the perspective of one of history’s most controversial figures.  A must read for any aspiring leader!"
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Theodore Roosevelt on Leadership: Executive Lessons from the Bully Pulpit
10.  Theodore Roosevelt on Leadership: Executive Lessons from the Bully Pulpit by James M. Strock
$13.74   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

Primal Leadership: Learning to Lead with Emotional Intelligence
11.  Primal Leadership: Learning to Lead with Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman
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Coaching for Leadership: The Practice of Leadership Coaching from the World's Greatest Coaches
12.  Coaching for Leadership: The Practice of Leadership Coaching from the World's Greatest Coaches by Marshall Goldsmith
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Extraordinary Leadership: Addressing the Gaps in Senior Executive Development
13.  Extraordinary Leadership: Addressing the Gaps in Senior Executive Development by Kathy E. Kram
$69.55   Used & New from: $16.05
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable
14.  The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable by Patrick Lencioni
$16.02   Used & New from: $1.24
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (843 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Power of Intention
15.  The Power of Intention by Wayne W. Dyer
$9.60   Used & New from: $0.01
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Feel the Fear . . . and Do It Anyway
16.  Feel the Fear . . . and Do It Anyway by Susan J. Jeffers
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  "If you have been wanting to make any personal or career changes in your life, this book will give you the push you need to overcome your fears and just do it!"
$9.89   Used & New from: $2.81
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (359 customer reviews)

Outliers: The Story of Success
17.  Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
$27.99   Used & New from: $0.91
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,719 customer reviews)

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