11 Books Every Young Leader Must Read

 

11 Books Every Young Leader Must Read
by John Coleman

The following list of books were recommended by John Coleman in an article published October 11, 2012 for the Harvard Business Review Online.

The Emperor's Handbook
Marcus Aurelius

Man's Search for Meaning
Viktor Frankl

A Man in Full
Tom Wolfe

Liar's Poker
Michael Lewis

Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...and Others Don't
Jim Collins

Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion
Robert Cialdini

Giants of Enterprise: Seven Business Innovators and the Empires They Built
Richard Tedlow

The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World
Niall Ferguson

The Innovator's Dilemma: When New Technologies Cause Great Firms to Fail
Clayton M. Christensen

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People
Stephen R. Covey

True North: Discover Your Authentic Leadership
Bill George