Trillion Dollar Coach ~ Book of the Week

This week’s book of the week, Trillion Dollar Coach by Eric Schmidt Jonathan Rosenberg and Alan Eagle, is about Bill Campbell, a college football coach who eventually became one of the biggest influencers of silicon valley including Google, Apple, and Intel. “Within 9 months of joining Apple, Bill was promoted to VP of sales and marketing … More Trillion Dollar Coach ~ Book of the Week

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni ~ Wednesday’s book of the Week

 This week’s book o the week is The Five Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni. The Five Dysfunctions of a Team is told through the story of a fictional business and newly appointed CEO. In taking the new position, she also inherited all the dysfunction with it especially when it comes to their team work. … More The Five Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni ~ Wednesday’s book of the Week

Emotional Intelligence 2.0 by Travis Bradberry & Jean Greaves ~ Wednesday’s Book of the Week

This week’s book of the week is Emotional Intelligence 2.0 by Travis Bradberry and Jean Greaves. It is a small book and short read, but what I like most about it is that it really focuses on getting you to understanding your emotional intelligence (EQ). You find out what level you’re at and then are … More Emotional Intelligence 2.0 by Travis Bradberry & Jean Greaves ~ Wednesday’s Book of the Week

Influence by Robert B. Cialdini ~ Wednesday’s Book of the Week

 Wednesday’s book of the week is Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert B. Cialdini, Ph.D. Dr. Cialdini does an intense study on what gets people to say “yes”. This is useful in sales, marketing, and most importantly leading. Why is it that some people just have this magic glow about them that gets others … More Influence by Robert B. Cialdini ~ Wednesday’s Book of the Week

Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis ~ Wednesday’s Book of the Week

To some, a book a week, seems like an audacious goal. I’ve even mentioned it to some leaders and to them it seems like “too much”. “How about a book a month? Or maybe even a book every two weeks?” These are some responds I have gotten back. I’ve even let the thought creep in, … More Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis ~ Wednesday’s Book of the Week

Worth It by Amanda Steinberg ~ Wednesday’s Book of the Week

This week’s book of the week is Worth It by Amanda Steinberg. When I’m sitting still and reading or blogging, my cats love cuddling up in my lap. The inability to sit still for too long was either inherited from my mother or came about from years of being a nurse. Which one, I’m unsure. … More Worth It by Amanda Steinberg ~ Wednesday’s Book of the Week

Born to Win by Zig Ziglar and Tom Ziglar ~ Wednesday’s Book of the Week

This week’s book of the week is “Born to Win” by Zig Ziglar and Tom Ziglar. This was Zig Ziglar’s last book written before he passed in 2012. The book was published 5 years later. We’ve been reading a book a week for a few months now, and I admit it’s not easy. Sometimes I … More Born to Win by Zig Ziglar and Tom Ziglar ~ Wednesday’s Book of the Week

Intentional Living by John C. Maxwell ~ Wednesday’s Book of the Week

Wednesday’s book of the week is by John C. Maxwell. Author of the New York Times Bestseller The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership and previous pastor of Skyline Church in San Diego. He was recognized at “the world’s most influential leadership expert by Business Insider and Inc. magazine in 2014.”² I usually like to look up a … More Intentional Living by John C. Maxwell ~ Wednesday’s Book of the Week