Cleveland, Tennessee
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SUGGESTED READING

Business/Management

  • Execution, Bossidy and Charan
  • Jesus-CEO, Jones
  • Swim with the Sharks, without being Eaten Alive, Mackay
  • The First 90 Days, Watkins
  • The Tipping Point, Gladwell
  • The Winning Way, Jack Welch
  • You’re in Charge, Now What? Neff and Citrin
  • Who Says Elephants Can’t Dance, Gerstner

Children’s Ministry

  • Children’s Ministry That Works, Group
  • Give Me Jesus, Frank
  • Leadership Essentials, Jutila
  • Making Your Children’s Ministry the Best Hour of Every Kid’s Week, Miller and Staal
  • Rock Solid Kids, Fowler
  • Spiritual Growth of Children, Focus on the Family
  • The Gift of the Blessing, Smalley
  • Think  Orange, Joiner
  • Too Small to Ignore, Stafford
  • Whose Child is This, Wilson

Church/Spiritual Leadership

  • Being Leaders, Malphurs
  • Building leaders, Malphurs
  • Called to be God’s Leader, Blackaby
  • Church Administration, Welch
  • Competent to Lead, Gangel
  • Feeding & Leading, Gangel
  • Leading Leaders, Malphurs
  • Management of Your Church, Lungdren and Shawchuck
  • Servant Leadership, Greenleaf
  • Saint Peter’s Principles, Lillback
  • Spiritual Leadership, Blackaby
  • The Gathering Storm in the Churches, Hadden

Education

  • Dealing with Difficult Teachers, Whitaker
  • Educating Clergy, Jossey-Bass
  • Learning in Adulthood, Jossey-Bass
  • Motivating & Inspiring Teachers, Whitaker
  • Pedagogy of the Oppressed, Freire
  • What Do Great Principals Do Differently, Whitaker
  • What the Best College Teachers Do, Bain

Leadership/Management

  • 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Covey
  • Christian Reflections on the Leadership Challenge, Kouzes and Posner
  • Death by Meeting, Lencioni
  • First Things First, Covey
  • Geeks & Geezers, Bennis and Thomas
  • Getting Things Done, Allen
  • Kotler on Marketing, Kotler
  • Leaders Eat Last, Sinek
  • Leadership, Northouse
  • Leading Change, Kotter
  • Principal Centered Leadership, Covey
  • Start with Why, Sinek
  • The 8th Habit, Covey
  • The Five Dysfunctions of a Team, Lencioni
  • The Five Temptations of a CEO, Lencioni
  • The Four Obsessions of an Extraordinary Executive, Lencioni
  • The Fred Factor, Sanborn
  • The Leader in You, Carnegie
  • The Leadership Pill, Blanchard
  • The Leadership Challenge, Kouzes and Posner
  • What Would Machiavelli Do? Bing
  • Who Moved My Cheese? Johnson

Military

  • Extreme Ownership, Willink and Babin
  • Leadership Lessons of Robert E. Lee, Holton
  • Speak Like Churchill Stand Like Lincoln, Humes
  • Team of Teams, McChrystal
  • The Art of War, Sun Tzu
  • When You’re Asked to Do the Impossible, Le Storti

Motivational

  • A View from the Top, Ziglar
  • Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff…and it’s All Small Stuff, Carlson
  • Focus, Covey
  • Goals, Ziglar
  • Staying Up, Up, Up, in a Down, Down World, Ziglar
  • The Four Disciplines of Execution, Covey

Presidential

  • A Different Drummer, Deaver
  • An Unfinished Life, Dallek
  • Franklin and Winston, Meacham
  • John Adams, McCullogh
  • Master of the Senate, Caro
  • Profiles in Courage, JFK
  • The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt, Morris
  • Truman, McCullogh

Religious

  • Celebration of Disciplines, Foster
  • In His Steps, Sheldon
  • Magnificent Obsession, Lotz
  • Pursuing More of Jesus, Lotz
  • Spiritual Journey of a Twentieth Century Pilgrim, Muggeridge

Self-Improvement

  • Grit, Angela Duckworth
  • Quitter, John Acuff
  • Shifting the Monkey, Whitaker
  • Start, John Acuff
  • The Carpenter, Jon Gordon
  • The Compound Effect, Darren Hardy
  • The Energy Bus, Jon Gordon
  • The Power of Habit, Duhigg
  • The Talent Code, Coyle
  • Training Camp, Jon Gordon

All the Other Stuff…

  • Financial Peace, Dave Ramsey
  • Monk and the Merchant, Felber
  • More than Enough, Dave Ramsey
  • QBQ, The Question Behind the Question, Miller
  • The Noticer Returns, Andy Andrews
  • The Total Money Makeover, Dave Ramsey