The Best Leadership Books in My Library

Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers”   

~Harry Truman

Staying informed, inspired, and up to date on best practices is essential for effective leadership. There are so many inspirational and educational leadership books out there but, if you’re like me, you have some books that you read over and over again.

Here are the top five most-read books in my leadership library:

“Life’s a Campaign: What Politics Has Taught Me About Friendship, Rivalry, Reputation, and Success by Chris Matthews

Political commentator Chris Matthews does a great job of identifying the “tactics, tricks, and truths that help people get ahead” in politics and life. He draws on his years of interviewing the people who lead our country and shares their stories to teach us about leadership, teamwork, and the importance of understanding human nature.   Truly an interesting, entertaining, and enlightening book…and definitely one of my very favorites.

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