"What are the best books on leadership?"
"What book should I read to improve my leadership skills?"
"What should I read to help me get to the next level of my career?"
If you're asking these questions, congrats, you're like all the emerging women leaders I've worked with!! 🤗
I've spent thousands of hours reading (and listening) to the BEST leadership books out there, and I've broken them down into a guide on what you should read, depending on what stage you're at in your career.
I used the stages to help give you guidance on where to start on a list of 38 books, but really, anyone could (should? ;) read any (all!) of these books.
And how can you use this list to advance your career? Here are some ideas:
A) Leadership at every level: Everyone
What Got You Here Won't Get You There: how successful people become even more successful
21 Irrefutable laws of Leadership
B) Grassroots Leadership: Individual contributors
5 languages of appreciation at work
The Leadership Challenge
Drive: the surprising truth about what motivates us
C) Front Line Leadership: New Supervisors, team leaders and project managers
Primal Leadership: unleashing the power of emotional intelligence
Ideal Team Player
The Effective Manager
D) Team Leadership: Experienced Supervisors and Middle managers
Extreme Ownership: how u.s. navy seals lead and win
The Leadership Challenge Field book
E) Strategic Leadership: Executives & Business Owners
The new leaders 100 day action plan
Heart of change
BONUS: Entrepreneurial Leadership: Solopreneurs & Startups
The Real-Life MBA
Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose
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