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The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else In Business (2012)

  Author: Patrick Lencioni
Reviewer:  Bob Moore
The Advantage is based on the premise that organizational health will one day surpass all other disciplines in business as the greatest opportunity for improvement and competitive advantage. Lencioni makes the case that there is no better way to achieve profound improvement in an organization than by … Read More

Purple Cow: Transform Your Business by Being Remarkable New Edition With bonus chapter (2009)

Author: Seth Godin
Reviewer:  Bob Moore

The book Purple Cow added the word “remarkable” to my lexicon and gave me a great quotable (remarkable) story I tell frequently. The idea of the Purple Cow came out of a story of the Godin family trip through the countryside in France and seeing hundreds of black … Read More

SMARTER FASTER BETTER: The Secrets of Being Productive in Life and Business (March 2016)

By Charles Duhigg
Reviewer:  Bob Moore This was a challenging book for me since I tend to be a scanner. SMARTER FASTER BETTER is basically a narrative of the author’s discoveries from scores of interviews with neurologists, business people, government leaders, and psychologists. I realized very quickly I had to establish the reason I … Read More

Leadership Challenge (5th Edition: 2012; 1st Edition: 1987)

Authors: James Kouzes and Barry Posner
Reviewer:  Bob Moore This fifth edition of the 25-year-old book, which has sold more than two million copies in over 20 languages, has been updated to reflect changes in the modern workplace. I noticed a subtle example of what was to come by the change in the subtitle … Read More

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