December 6, 2013

Success Network

Recommended Reading From Shannon Waller

Latest Picks!

Necessary Endings Book

Necessary Endings: The Employees, Businesses, and Relationships That All of Us Have to Give Up in Order to Move Forward by Dr. Henry Cloud

The Happiness Advantage Book

The Happiness Advantage: The Seven Principles Of Positive Psychology That Fuel Success And Performance At Work by Shawn Achor

Here are Shannon’s carefully curated picks of the best resources on team-building and business excellence for entrepreneurial companies, updated regularly. Print the full list here.

Business Wisdom

Business Brilliant: Surprising Lessons from the Greatest Self-Made Business Leaders about How to Build Wealth, Manage Your Career, and Take Risks by Lewis Schiff

Polarity Management: Identifying and Managing Unsolvable Problems by Barry Johnson, Ph.D.

Hug Your Customers: The Proven Way to Personalize Sales and Achieve Astounding Results by Jack Mitchell

Hug Your People: The Proven Way to Hire, Inspire, and Recognize Your Employees and Achieve Remarkable Results by Jack Mitchell

A Complaint is a Gift: Using Customer Feedback as a Strategic Tool by Janelle Barlow and Claus Moller

Tribal Leadership: Leveraging Natural Groups to Build a Thriving Organization by Dave Logan, John King & Haylee Fischer-Wright

Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion and Purpose by Tony Hsieh

Onward: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life without Losing Its Soul by Howard Schultz with Joanne Gordon

Do the Work by Steven Pressfield

Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die by Chip Heath and Dan Heath

Never Eat Alone And Other Secrets to Success, One Relationship at a Time by Keith Ferrazzi & Tahl Raz

Peak: How Great Companies Get Their Mojo from Maslow by Chip Conley

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable by Patrick Lencioni

Overcoming The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Field Guide for Leaders, Managers, and Facilitators by Patrick Lencioni

Death by Meeting: A Leadership Fable…About Solving the Most Painful Problem in Business by Patrick Lencioni

Getting Naked: A Business Fable About Shedding the Three Fears That Sabotage Client Loyalty by Patrick Lencioni

The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else in Business by Patrick Lencioni

The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right by Atul Gawande

Fish! A Proven Way to Boost Morale and Improve Results by Stephen C. Lundin, Harry Paul, John Christensen, and Ken Blanchard

A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future by Daniel H. Pink

How The Best Get Better® by Dan Sullivan

How the Best Get Better® 2 by Dan Sullivan

Discovering Your Strengths

The Conative Connection: Uncovering the Link Between Who You Are and How You Perform by Kathy Kolbe

Strengths-Based Leadership: Great Leaders, Teams, and Why People Follow by Tom Rath and Barry Conchie

StandOut: The Groundbreaking New Strengths Assessment from the Leader of the Strengths Revolution by Marcus Buckingham

Unique Ability®: Creating The Life You Want by Catherine Nomura, Julia Waller, and Shannon Waller


Fierce Conversations: Achieving Success at Work and in Life, One Conversation at a Time by Susan Scott

Just Listen: Discover the Secret to Getting Through to Absolutely Anyone by Mark Goulston

Personal Change

One Small Step Can Change Your Life: The Kaizen Way by Robert Maurer, Ph.D.