These are the books that had the most impact on me this year. These are both business and personal. In no particular order;
  1. A Failure of Nerve: Leadership in the Age of the Quick Fix by Edwin Friedman
  2. Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make The Competition Irrelevant by Chan Kim
  3. Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies and Why by Laurence Gonzales.
  4. Not Fade Away: A Short Life Well Lived by Laurence Shames
  5. Under Saturn's Shadow: The Wounding and Healing of Men by James Hollis
  6. Simple Numbers, Straight Talk, Big Profits: 4 Keys to Unlock Your Business Potential by Greg Crabtree
  7. The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable by Patrick Lencioni
  8. Vital Signs: The Nature and Nurture of Passion by Gregg Levoy
  9. Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice The Work in Half the Time by Jeff Sutherland
  10. Hauntings: Dispelling The Ghosts Who Run Our Lives by James Hollis