This podcast is ideal if you're looking for a new leadership book to delve in to, or want to hear about how times have changed by hearing about books from the past. The Leadership Book Review is a brief summary of a book followed by some detailed commentary about how useful it is, how nice it is to read, and what you might take away from it. New episodes Fridays.
The Hard Thing About Hard Things
Leadership and management lessons from a serial entrepreneur and CEO. With Peter Curd.
The Last of the One Minute Manager
When you find yourself given a lot of responsibility quickly, this book might help you navigate how to ask for the assistance you need to succeed.
The Subtle art
Let go of what you can't control and learn to lead a happier work life, if you can get through the profanity at the start.
Leadership and the One Minute Manager
Situational Leadership is brought into the world of the One Minute Manager. The advice in this one is actually quite useful in places, but the storytelling style is still quite annoying.
Deliberately marooning himself hundreds of miles from help, seeking to last the Antarctic winter, this book tells the story of Byrd's adventure, alone, in his own words.
This book takes a detailed, well referenced and well sourced look at just how biased Silicon Valley is against women and minorities. At times a distressing and disturbing read for the detailed descriptions of how the business world of the Valley is stacked against women.