Recommended Resources

There are some outstanding books on leadership available. Below is a recommended reading list relevant to each of the 5 Leadership Anchors™.

Anchor 1: Leveraging Relational Currency

Silos, Politics and Turf Wars
Servant Leadership Across Cultures
The Four Obsessions of an Extraordinary Executive
Leading Outside the Lines: How to Mobilize the Informal Organization, Energize Your Team, and Get Better Results
Credibility: How Leaders Gain and Lose It, Why People Demand It
The Alliance: Managing Talent in the Networked Age
The Five Temptations of a CEO
The New Asian Hemisphere

Anchor 2: Understanding Motivational Drivers

Flourish: A Visionary New Understanding of Happiness and Well-being
Enriched: Re-Defining Wealth
Halftime: Moving From Success to Significance
How Full is Your Bucket?
The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything
The Happiness Advantage: The Seven Principles that Fuel Success and Performance at Work
How Will You Measure Your Life?
Young World Rising: How Youth, Technology, And Entrepreneurship Are Changing The World From The Bottom Up

Anchor 3: Building Resilient Character

Grow: How Ideals Power Growth and Profit at the World’s 50 Greatest Companies
How the Mighty Fall And Why Some Companies Never Give In
It’s Not What You Sell It’s What You Stand For
Leadership and the New Science: Discovering Order in a Chaotic World
The Last Lecture
The Speed of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything
Virtuous Leadership: An Agenda for Personal Excellence
Derailed: Five Lessons Learned From Catastrophic Failures of Leadership

Anchor 4: Empowering Effective Decisions

Why You Do What You Do
Your Next Move: The Leader’s Guide to Navigating Major Career Transitions
Strengths Finder 2.0
The Culture Map: Breaking Through the Invisible Boundaries of Global Business
Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action
The Little Red Book of Wisdom
The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do and How to Change
Transitions: Making Sense of Life’s Changes
Consider: Harnessing the Power of Reflective Thinking in Your Organization
Mindset: The New Psychology of Success
The Leadership Mystique: Leading Behavior in the Human Enterprise

Anchor 5: Transforming Goals & Outcomes

Focus: The Hidden Driver of Excellence
Good Strategy, Bad Strategy
Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap…and Others Don’t
Influencer: The Power to Change Anything
The New Secrets of CEOs: 200 Global Chief Executives on Leading
The First 90 Days: Critical Success Strategies for New Leaders at All Levels