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2008 Booklist

By Eric Chabrow  |  Posted 08-16-2007 Print

2008 Booklist
Society for Information Management's Regional Leadership Forum

1 How to Read a Book by Mortimer J. Adler and Charles Van Doren
2 Resonant Leadership: Renewing Yourself and Connecting with Others through Mindfulness, Hope and Compassion by Richard Boyatzis, Annie McKee
3 Heart of Change by John P. Kotter
4 The Extreme Future: The Top Trends That Will Reshape the World for the Next 5, 10 and 20 Years* by James Canton
5 First, Break All the Rules: What the World's Greatest Managers Do Differently by Marcus Buckingham and Curt Coffman
6 Leadership Passages: The Personal and Professional Transitions That Make or Break a Leader by David L. Dotlich, James L. Noel and Norman Walker
7 Made to Stick: Why Some Idea Survive and Others Die* by Chip and Dan Heath
8 Leadership is an Art by Max DePress
9 Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl
10 The World is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century by Thomas L. Friedman
11 Authentic Leadership by Bill George
12 A Higher Standard of Leadership: Lessons from the Life of Gandhi* by Keshavan Nair
13 Social Intelligence: The New Science of Human Relationships by Daniel Goleman
14 The Theft of the Spirit by Carl Hammerschlag
15 Nibble Theory by Kaleel Jamison
16 Overcoming the Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Field Guide for Leaders, Managers, and Facilitators* by Patrick M. Lencioni
17 Death by Meeting: A Leadership Fable...About Solving the Most Painful Problem in Business by Patrick M. Lencioni
18 The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli
19 Orbiting the Giant Hairball: A Corporate Fool's Guide to Surviving with Grace by Gordon MacKenzie
20 Managing Transitions: Making the Most of Change by William Bridges
21 Creating the Good Life :Applying Aristotle's Wisdom to Find Meaning and Happiness by James O'Toole and Walter Isaacson
22 Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, Al Switzler and Stephen R. Covey
23 The Leadership Moment: Nine True Stories of Triumph and Disaster and Their Lessons for Us All by Michael Useem and Warren Bennis
24 The Zen of Listening: Mindful Communications in the Age of Distractions by Rebecca Z. Shafir
25 Synchronicity: The Inner Path of Leadership by Joseph Jaworski (Preface), Betty Sue Flowers (Editor) and Peter M Senge
26 A Leader's Legacy* by James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner
27 Two Old Women by Velma Wallis
28 The Heart Aroused by David Whyte
29 Penguin State of the World Atlas* by Dan Smith
30 Speed Lead: Faster, Simpler Ways to Manage People, Projects and Teams in Complex Companies* by Kevan Hall

* New to the list for 2008


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