Best Leadership Books

Leadership includes leadership, management skill and personal development.

Best Leadership Books

Leadership BS: fixing workplaces and careers one truth at a time – Jeffrey Pfeffer


Extreme ownership: how U.S. navy SEALs lead and win – Jocko Willink, Leif Babin


The Introverted Leader: building on your quiet strength – Jennifer Kahnweiler


Quiet: the power of introverts in a world that can’t stop talking – Susan Cain


Exactly What to Say: the magic words for influence and impact – Phil M. Jones

Getting it done: how to lead when you’re not in charge – Roger Fisher, Alan Sharp

Leaders eat last: why some teams pull together and others don’t – Simon Sinek

Measure what matters: how Google, Bono and the Gate Foundation rock the world – John Doerr

Wired to Care: how companies prosper when they create widespread empathy – Dev Patnaik

Option B: facing adversity, building resilience and finding joy – Sheryl Sandberg, Adam Grant

Start with why: how great leaders inspire everyone to take action – Simon Sinek


Leading with questions: how leaders find the right solutions by knowing what to ask – Michael Marquardt

The one thing: the surprisingly simple truth behind extraordinary results – Gary Keller, Jay Papasan

The power paradox: how we gain and lose influence – Dacher Keltner


The power of now – Eckhart Tolle


Power Questions: build relationships, win new business, and influence others

Personal Development

The first 90 days: proven strategies for getting up to speed faster and smarter – Michael Watkins
Smartcuts: how hackers, innovators and icons accelerate success – Shane Snow


Power: why some people have it and others don’t – Jeffrey Pfeffer


Peak: secrets from the new science of expertise – Robert Pool, Anders Ericsson


Deep Works: rules for focused success in a distracted world – Cal Newport


Smarter Faster Better: the secrets of being productive in life and business – Charles Duhigg
The power of habit: why we do what we do in life and business – Charles Duhigg


Grit: the power of passion and perseverance – Angela Duckworth


Mini Habits: smaller habits, bigger results – Stephen Guise

What you’re really meant to do: a road map for reaching your unique potential – Robert Steven Kaplan
What you really need to lead: the power of thinking and acting like an owner – Robert S. Kaplan
The fifth discipline: the art and practice of learning organization – Perter M. Senge

The Start-up of You: adapt to the future – Reid Hoffman, Ben Casnocha

Unfu*k yourself: get out of your head and into your life – Gary John Bishop

The subtle art of not giving a F*ck: a counterintuitive approach to living a good life – Mark Manson

Best Management Books

S. Covey & Larry Bossidy

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People – Steven Covey


The four Disciplines of Execution – Steven Covey


Speed of trust – Steven Covey


The Eight Habit – Steven Covey


Principle Centered Leadership


The Seven Habits for Managers – Steven Covey

Leadership Great leaders, Great Teams, Great Results – Steven Covey

Execution – The Discipline of Getting Things Done – Larry Bossidy

Confront Reality – Larry Bossidy
Who Move My Cheese

Jim Collins & Patrick Lencioni

Good To Great – Jim Collins


Built to Last – Jim Collins


The Advantage – Patrick Lencioni


Death by meeting- Patrick Lencioni


The Five Dysfunctions of a team- Patrick Lencioni


The Five Temptations of a CEO- Patrick Lencioni

The Three Signs of a Miserable Job- Patrick Lencioni

Silos, Politics and Turf Wars- Patrick Lencioni

Jack Welch, Ken Blanchard

Winning – Jack Welch


Straight From The Gut – Jack Welch


Gung Ho! – Ken Blanchard


Raving Fans – Ken Blanchard


The One Minute Manager – Ken Blanchard


The Secret – What Great Leaders know and Do – Ken Blanchard

Customer Mania – it’s never too Late to Build a Customer Focused Company – Ken Blanchard

Big Bucks – Ken Blanchard


The Leadership Pill – Ken Blanchard


Know Can Do – How to Put Learning into Action – Ken Blanchard

Whale Done – The Power of Positive Relationships – Ken Blanchard