Book Reviews

Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business

Conscious Capitalism:  Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business (2013) A New York Times and Wall Street Journal best-seller By John Mackey and Raj Sosocia Reviewed by Bob Moore Have you noticed the emerging trend that is shifting the emphasis of corporate strategy away from maximizing profits at the expense of customers, employees, the environment and […]

Everybody Matters

Everybody Matters: The Extraordinary Power of Caring for Your People Like Family (October 2015) Authors:  Bob Chapman and Raj Sisodia Reviewed by: Bob Moore, CMC This is one of the best new business books I have ever read.  When I read the early praises about Everybody Matters, which I presented in my November 6, 2015 […]

The Three Laws of Performance

The Three Laws of Performance:  Rewriting the Future of Your Organization and Your Life (2009) Authors:  Steve Zaffron and Dave Logan Reviewer: Bob Moore, CMC I happened to discover this unique book on a colleague’s book shelf and was intrigued by the title, The Three Laws of Performance:  Rewriting the Future of Your Organization and […]

Team of Teams: New Rules of Engagement for a Complex World (May 2015)

Author:  Stanley McChrystal with Chris Fussell, Tantum Collins, and David Silverman Reviewer:  Bob Moore, CMC General McChrystal, replaced in 2010 as head of U.S. forces in Afghanistan for his outspokenness, is now retired from the Army and teaching leadership at Yale.  With three co-writers, McChrystal creates a narrative about how the traditional centralized management style […]