Book recommendations for business leaders: 12/10/15

Dec 10, 2015 | Reading Lists

Stephen King says that if you want to be a writer, there are two things you must do: read a lot and write a lot. This is about the “read a lot” part. I include reading lists and book reviews that will help you do business more effectively and write better for business.

In this post you’ll find Geoffrey James’ list of the year’s top leadership books and the December 2015 Leadership Development Carnival, consisting of posts with leadership book recommendations.

From Geoffrey James: Top 10 Leadership Books of 2015

“Over the next few weeks, I’ll be revealing my picks for the best business books of the year, first by category and finally (on December 15th) the very best of the best. So far, I’ve chosen the top 10 ‘start your own business’ books. This column reveals the top 10 books of the year for managers and team leaders.”

From the Lead Change Group: December 2015 Leadership Development Carnival

“For our December edition, we took a page out of last December’s Carnival of HR post and asked about books you have read which have made a difference in your leadership journey. We figure it might provide some gift-giving ideas for anyone who is stuck!”