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The Power of Habits: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business, by Charles Duhigg 
The Habit Loop: How Habits Work
The Craving Brain: How to Create New Habits
The Golden Rule of Habit Change: Why Transformation Occurs
Keystone Habits: Which Habits Matter Most
The neurology of Free Will: Are We Responsible for Our Habits
From Bud to Boss: Secrets to a Successful Transition to Remarkable Leadership, by Kevin Eikenberry and Guy Harris
Succeeding in Your Transition to Leadership
Change is Emotional
How to Communicate Change Most Effectively
A Model to Help You Succeed as a Coach
Collaboration – Every team is a group, but not every group is a team.
Commitment to Success
Giving and Taking Feedback, Executive EDGE
Feedback Helps Engagement
How to Practice “Feedforward”
Feedback Tells Us What to Change
Closing the Gap
Feedback 365 Day a Year
Feedback’s Company Role
It’s Best to Speak the Truth

Self-Help Books

Anne Doyle: POWERING UP! How America’s Women Achievers Become Leaders
Doyle synthesizes much of the latest thinking on women’s advancement into leadership roles. Powering Up isn’t just a roadmap for future women leaders. It’s also a must read for every man who is married to, works with or works for high-achieving women.
Stedman Graham: IDENTITY Your Passport to Success
Graham says, have you ever thought about the connection between know who you are and success? You might think you have a pretty good handle on who you are, your identity. Even if you do, your identity can change, evolve, and transform.
Matthew Kelly: The Rhythm of Life: Living Every Day with Passion & Purpose
Kelly provides significant insights into living a happier, healthier, more rewarding life. The message is both timely and timeless. He shows us how to find lasting happiness in a changing world … and how to fall in love again with life.

News Worthy

US News NEW – Consumers Know More About the Economy Than Economists
QUINTESSENTIAL CAREER - The 10-Step Plan to Change Careers: How to Successfully Change Careers


Is it Time to Reinvent Yourself in CKC’ Executive EDGE
  • How to Change Your Reputation by Marshall Goldsmith
  • How to Befriend Adversity by J. Barry Griswell and Bob Jennings
  • Steer Your Job Toward Your Strengths by Marcus Buckingham
  • The Predictable Stages of Derailment by Marcus Buckingham
  • The Five Ways Leaders Lose Their Edge by Joelle Jay
  • Why Do People Derail? by Bill George
  • Conscious Moves to Be Somebody by Peter Han
  • Reinvent and Rebuild by J. Barry Griswell and Bob Jennings

Define Yourself as a Leader in CKC’ Executive EDGE

  • Activate Your Leadership Potential by George Bradt, Jayme Check and Jorge Pedraza
  • Focus on Strengths, Compensate for Weaknesses by John Zenger, Joseph Folkman and Scott Edinger
  • Qualities You Need to Live By by Brian Tracy
  • Build a Personal Support Team by Bill George
  • Make the Choice to Lead by John Maxwell
  • Sharpen Your Judgment by Noel Tichy and Warren Bennis
  • It’s Important to Keep Learning by John Maxwell
  • Stay on Track by Tim Irwin
  • What All Leaders Must Know by James Kouzes and Barry Posner

 Build Networks to Improve Everything in CKC’ Executive EDGE

  • Use the Power of Relationships by Keith Ferrazzi
  • Build an Advisory Network by Saj-nicole A. Joni
  • Pick the Best Advisors by Keith Ferrazzi
  • Network Your Business by Chris Brogan and Julien Smith
  • Social Networking - Beginning Steps by Dr. Ivan R. Misner and Michelle R. Donovan
  • Social Networking - The Power is in the Group by Brogan and Smith
  • Networking Lessons for the Office by Diane Darling
Self-help Books

Hill Harper:  The Wealth Cure (Putting Money in Its Place) – Harper presents a revolutionary new definition of wealth, motivating readers to not only build financial security, but to also achieve wealth in every aspect of their lives.

Common:  One Day It’ll All Make Sense - A poignant memoir of how strong relationships, commitment to a cause, ambition and vision sparked stratospheric success.

Glenn McIntosh: it’s time to bring your a game – McIntosh offers an approach to achieve the mind-set and action strategies that will lead to success in every area of your life.

News Worthy

US News MONEY - 10 Myths About Job Searching 

Yahoo! Education – Five Tips to Help Your Escape Your Boring Career



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Executive Summaries

Is it Time to Reinvent Yourself in CKC’ Executive EDGE

  • How to Change Your Reputation by Marshall Goldsmith
  • How to Befriend Adversity by J. Barry Griswell and Bob Jennings
  • Steer Your Job Toward Your Strengths by Marcus Buckingham
  • The Predictable Stages of Derailment by Marcus Buckingham
  • The Five Ways Leaders Lose Their Edge by Joelle Jay
  • Why Do People Derail? by Bill George
  • Conscious Moves to Be Somebody by Peter Han
  • Reinvent and Rebuild by J. Barry Griswell and Bob Jennings

Define Yourself as a Leader in CKC’ Executive EDGE

  • Activate Your Leadership Potential by George Bradt, Jayme Check and Jorge Pedraza
  • Focus on Strengths, Compensate for Weaknesses by John Zenger, Joseph Folkman and Scott Edinger
  • Qualities You Need to Live By by Brian Tracy
  • Build a Personal Support Team by Bill George
  • Make the Choice to Lead by John Maxwell
  • Sharpen Your Judgment by Noel Tichy and Warren Bennis
  • It’s Important to Keep Learning by John Maxwell
  • Stay on Track by Tim Irwin
  • What All Leaders Must Know by James Kouzes and Barry Posner

Build Networks to Improve Everything in CKC’ Executive EDGE

  • Use the Power of Relationships by Keith Ferrazzi
  • Build an Advisory Network by Saj-nicole A. Joni
  • Pick the Best Advisors by Keith Ferrazzi
  • Network Your Business by Chris Brogan and Julien Smith
  • Social Networking - Beginning Steps by Dr. Ivan R. Misner and Michelle R. Donovan
  • Social Networking - The Power is in the Group by Brogan and Smith
  • Networking Lessons for the Office by Diane Darling

THE TRUTH ABOUT LEADERSHIP by James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner

  • You Make a Difference
  • Credibility is the Foundation of Leadership
  • Values Drive Commitment
  • You Can’t Do It Alone
  • You Either Lead by Example or Don’t Lead at All
  • The Best Leaders Are the Best Learners
  • Leaders Say Yes

 When You Are the Boss in CKC’ Executive EDGE

  • Demonstrate Your Confidence by Scott Eblin
  • You Need to Be Likable by Guy Kawasaki
  • From the Expert on Good Bosses and Bad Bosses by Robert I. Sutton
  • Behave in Ways That Build Trust by Stephen M. R. Covey
  • Transitioning to Boss by Kevin Eikenberry and Guy Harris
  • Define and Manage Expectations by Peter Fischer

 Stop Workplace Drama by Marlene Chism

  • We Don’t Do Drama Here
  • Clear the Fog
  • Tell Yourself the Truth
  • Reinvent and Realign
  • Master Your Energy
  • Become a Creator
  • Conclusion: No Complaints, No Excuses, No Regrets

Self-help Books

Hill Harper:  The Wealth Cure: Putting Money in Its Place – Harper presents a revolutionary new definition of wealth, motivating readers to not only build financial security, but to also achieve wealth in every aspect of their lives.

Common:  One Day It’ll All Make Sense - A poignant memoir of how strong relationships, commitment to a cause, ambition and vision sparked stratospheric success.

Glenn McIntosh: IT’S TIME TO BRING YOUR A GAME – McIntosh offers an approach to achieve the mind-set and action strategies that will lead to success in every area of your life.

Neale Donald Walsch:  Little Book of LIFE  -  Walsch shows us how to 1) Create healthy personal relationships that honor both parties; 2) Live a truly abundant, prosperous life; 3) Discover our “right livelihood”; and  4) Live harmoniously with the world at large.

Ronda Byrne:  The Secret – Byrne teach about the Law of Attraction, the overall premise is simple: You can get what you truly feel about.



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