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Some of our favorite resources on leadership, teams and change.

Leadership:

The Three Laws of Performance by Steve Zaffron and Dave Logan.

The Leadership Wheel by C. Clinton Sidle.

Conscious Business: How to Build Value through Values by Fred Kofman.

Clear Leadership, Rv Ed. by Gervase R. Bushe.

The Extraordinary Leader by John Zenger and Joseph Folkman.

The Last Word on Power by Tracy Goss.

Synchronicity: The Inner Path of Leadership by Joseph Jaworski.

Communication: 

Fierce Conversations by Susan Scott.

How the Way We Talk Can Change the Way We Work by Robert Kegan and Lisa Laskow Lahey.

You Are What You Say by Matthew Budd and Larry Rothstein.

Nonviolent Communication by Marshall B. Rosenberg and Arun Gandhi.

Language and the Pursuit of Happiness by Chalmers Brothers.

Change:

Immunity to Change by Robert Kegan and Lisa Laskow Lahey.

The Seven Levels of Change, 2nd Ed. by Rolf Smith.

Changing for Good by James O. Prochaska, John Norcross, and Carlo DiClemente.

Deep Change: Discovering the Leader Within by Robert E. Quinn.

One Small Step Can Change Your Life: The Kaizen Way by Robert Maurer, PhD.

The Spirit of Kaizen by Robert Maurer, PhD.

Teams:

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable by Patrick Lencioni.

The Fifth Discipline by Peter Senge.

Unstuck: A Tool for Yourself, Your Team, and Your World by Keith Yamashita and Sandra Spataro.

The Brain at Work:

Your Brain at Work by David Rock.

Quiet Leadership: Six Steps to Transforming Performance at Work by David Rock.

Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School by John Medina.

The Brain Advantage by Madeleine L. Van Hecke, Lisa P. Callahan, Brad Kolar, Ken A. Paller.

The Whole Brain Business Book by Ned Herrmann.

A New Brain for Business by Richard S., Ph.D. Trafton and S. Diane Marentette.

A Whole New Mind by Daniel Pink.

Effectiveness/Organization:

Simplicity: The New Competitive Advantage in a World of More, Better, Faster by Bill Jensen.

The Simplicity Survival Handbook by Bill Jensen.

Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity by David Allen.

Master Your Workday Now! by Michael Linenberger.

It’s Hard to Make a Difference When You Can’t Find Your Keys by Marilyn Paul.