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After reading five books this past summer, a personal record for me, I can honestly say that I exceeded my goal. Not only was each one inspiring in its own right, but I was able to incorporate some of the principles and takeaways from each book during the first meeting with my staff yesterday. It is safe to This is a trend that will continue as the year progresses. It is safe to say that my choices, based in large part to recommendations from my Personal Learning Network (PLN) have had a profound impact. Below is my reading list that I highly recommend to all school leaders and any educator for that matter:
Linchpin by Seth Godin
Drive by Daniel Pink
The No Complaining Rule by Jon Gordon
Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
Trust me when I tell you that you will thoroughly enjoy these books and quite possibly rethink how you lead, innovate, and communicate. What would you add to this list?