Recommended Books, Podcasts & Articles


The Only Leaders Worth Following by Tim Spiker

Daring Greatly by Brene Brown

Start with Why and Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek

Radical Candor by Kim Scott

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni

It’s The Manager by Jim Clifton & Jim Harter

Traction: Get A Grip On Your Business by Gino Wickman

Dream Big by Bob Goff



The Andy Stanley Leadership Podcast

Unlocking Us with Brene Brown

Building a StoryBrand with Donald Miller

Women At Work Harvard Business Review podcast

If These Heels Could Talk with Michelle Henderson and JoyGenea Schumer

Akimbo, a podcast from Seth Godin

Gallup Podcast, a podcast from Gallup News

Stand-Out Episodes:

Leading in Times of Disruption (Andy Stanley)

What Leadership and Parenting have in Common (Building a Story Brand)

The Power of Free Enterprise Capitalism (Gallup News)


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