Posts by LAITHOS

Lean In – Sheryl Sandberg

Lean In

As COO of Facebook, Sheryl Sandberg’s TED talk, which has been viewed more than six million times, encouraged women to “sit at the table,” seek challenges, take risks, and pursue their goals with gusto. Her book continues that conversation, combining personal anecdotes, hard data, and compelling research to change the conversation from what women can’t…

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The Four Agreements – Miguel Ruiz

The Four Agreements

The book reveals the source of self-limiting beliefs that rob us of joy and create needless suffering. Based on ancient Toltec wisdom, the The Four Agreements offer a powerful code of conduct that can rapidly transform our lives to a new experience of freedom, true happiness, and love. Don Miguel Ruiz has dedicated his life…

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Change Your Questions, Change Your Life – Marilee Adams

Change your Questions Change your Life

What questions lead to our biggest breakthroughs and successes? The author describes how questions shape our thinking and how personal and organizational problems can often be traced to the kinds of questions we ask. The book uses a highly instructive and entertaining story that illustrates how to quickly recognize any undermining questions that pop into…

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The Second Mountain – David Brooks

The Second Mountain

Every so often, you meet people who seem to know why they were put on this earth. Life, for these people, has often followed a two-mountain shape. Their goals on the first mountain are to be a success, to make their mark, etc. But when they get to the top of that mountain, they look…

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The First 90 Days – Michael Watkins

The First 90 Days

Author Michael D. Watkins offers proven strategies for conquering the challenges of transitions—no matter where you are in your career. He also addresses today’s increasingly demanding professional landscape, where leaders face not only more frequent transitions but also steeper expectations once they step into their new jobs. Whether you’re starting a new job, being promoted…

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Tribes – Seth Godin

Tribes - Seth Godin

This visionary book has helped tens of thousands of leaders turn a scattering of followers into a loyal tribe. If you need to rally fellow employees, customers, investors, believers, hobbyists, or readers around an idea, this book will demystify the process. With his signature wit and storytelling flair, Godin presents the three steps to building…

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181 Top CEOs Have Realized Companies Need a Purpose Beyond Profit

Companies with high levels of purpose outperform the market by 5%–7% per year, on par with companies with best-in-class governance and innovative capabilities. They also grow faster and have higher profitability. However, the link between purpose and profitability is present only if senior management has been successful in diffusing that sense of purpose further down…

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