Short Book Reviews by Ron November 25, 2014 How Children Succeed Ron's Short Review: Written about child development but you can correlate child development learning to the corporate team environment pretty directly ...Read More Performing Under Pressure Ron's Short Review: The subtitle says it all. Dispels most of the myths about performing under pressure and why some do ...Read More American Icon Ron's Short Review: Outstanding book. Being from the Detroit area and working around the auto industry, I had heard most of ...Read More Einstein: His Life and Universe Ron's Short Review: You need grit, fortitude and desire to finish this tome. But, if you really have a desire to ...Read More Dancing at the Edge Ron's Short Review: Pretty good book on identifying the competencies and organizations in the future but ends up identifying the classical ...Read More Seeing What Others Don’t Ron's Short Review: Assuming we need to continually foster insights in an ever changing world, Klein provides some good tips for ...Read More Nicely Said Ron's Short Review: Many of my leadership clients are writing internal if not external blogs today ...Read More Strategic Storytelling Ron's Short Review: Very good practical advice on presentation structure, content and style. Identified as Web writing but much of our ...Read More It’s Not All About “Me” Ron's Short Review: Written by an FBI agent who's goal is to develop a relationship and gather information from people who ...Read More The Myth of the Garage Ron's Short Review: This is actually a collections of articles that the Heath's wrote for Fast Company but it's a great ...Read More How to Make Sense of Any Mess Ron's Short Review: "Messes are made of information and people." The concept of messiness is guiding me through my next book ...Read More Decisive Ron's Short Review: These guys have a great writing style and cover great topics. Here they cover the 4 villains of ...Read More The Small B!G Ron's Short Review: The concept is that doing small things can lead to big results. But what a slog. I don't ...Read More Do the Work Ron's Short Review: Great little motivational book for dealing with the fears of resistance and just doing the work that ...Read More Advertising Headlines That Make You Rich Ron's Short Review: No, I'm not looking to get rich through advertising but in business we are constantly "selling" our ...Read More Humble Inquiry Ron's Short Review: Edgar Schein is probably the father of Organizational Consulting. Great pitch for starting with humility ...Read More Second Machine Age Ron's Short Review: Moving through the ages: agricultural, industrial, information and now the 2nd machine age. How are really smart ...Read More Emerge Ron's Short Review: Great book about creativity. His opening chapter says "If you want a quick fix, put this book ...Read More Integrity: The Courage to Face the Demands of Reality Ron's Short Review: Dr. Cloud says great leaders have 3 great qualities: competency, team builders and the character not to ...Read More Soft Edge Ron's Short Review: Hard skills? Soft skills? I agree with Karlgaard that the soft skills are both the toughest to ...Read More Talk Like TED Ron's Short Review: Gallo also wrote "Presentation secrets of Steve Jobs" which I found very useful. Here he expands the ...Read More Top Brain, Bottom Brain Ron's Short Review: We seem to be very aware of the right brain, left brain concept. This book gives us ...Read More Double your Profits: In Six Months or Less Ron's Short Review: 1. Be the best. 2. Be a meritocracy. 3. We're here to make a profit. I'm not ...Read More Platform: Get Noticed in a Noisy World Ron's Short Review: I read this for personal reasons to help me figure out a better electronic presence but there ...Read More Learn or Die Ron's Short Review: Many organizations rely on getting better, faster, and cheaper, others rely on innovation to drive growth. Both ...Read More Give and Take Ron's Short Review: Although Steve Jobs is never talked about, it help me understand his genius "taking" personality a bit ...Read More Flawless Consulting Ron's Short Review:This was the first book I read when I made the decision to go into the consulting business ...Read More How to Twitter Ron's Short Review: I know, Twitter? But we need to understand it beyond the social, celebrity use ...Read More Leaders Eat Last Ron's Short Review: No organization has ever been managed out of a crises, they have all been led. Sinek brings ...Read More Evernote Essentials Ron's Short Review: I'm always looking for ways to improve my productivity through technology. Evernote could be one way but ...Read More ‹ 1 2 3 4 5 … 7 › Share FacebookTwitterEmail 1 comment Absurd!: Exploring Management of the Absurd - Team Leadership Culture February 4, 2016 - 6:12 pm […] Reading List […] Comments are closed.