Recommended Reading List

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Making Things Happen: Mastering Project Management by Scott Berkun - offers tips for various stages of project execution, from project vision to measuring results.

Smart Collaboration: How Professionals and Their Firms Succeed by Breaking Down Silos by Heidi K Gardner (2017 Harvard Business Review Press)

The Lean Anthology: A Practical Primer in Continual Improvement by Rebecca Goldberg & Elliott N. Weiss - An illustration, practical book which places the methodolofy principles in carefully crafted narrative and case study form for real life application.  Perfect for professional and person practice.  

The Nerdist Way: How to Reach the Next Level (In Real Life) by Chris Hardwick

icon of a bookDecisive: How to Make Better Choices in Life & Work by Chip & Dan Heath

icon of a bookSwitch: How to Change Things When Change is Hard by Chip & Dan Heath

Creative Confidence: Unleashing the Creative Potential Within Us All by Tom Kelley & David Kelley 

Our Iceberg is Melting: Changing and Succeeding Under Any Conditions by John P Kotter & Holger Rathgeber, illustrations by Peter Mueller - a short and effective allegory for managing change.

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

icon of a bookCrucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, & Al Switzler

PMBOK: Project Management Body of Knowledge by PMI - Project Management Institute - an A to Z reference to common project management terminology and knowledge areas. 

icon of a bookSCRUM: A Breathtakingly Brief and Agile Introduction by Chris Sims & Hillary Louise Johnson

icon of a bookThe Creative Habit: Learn It and Use It for Life by Twyla Tharp

The Collaborative Habit: Life Lessons for Working Together by Twyla Tharp

icon of a bookScrappy Project Management: The 12 Predictable & Avoidable Pitfalls Every Project Faces by Kimberly Wiefling

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