Career and Professional Development Books

It was almost exactly a year ago today that I put out a call here out to you Career Linguists for your recommendations for career books.

Thought I would share the ones that I actually read by way of requesting that you keep the recs coming!  What’s on your summer reading list?

Leap First: Creating Work that Matters – Seth Godin
Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action – Simon Sinek
Contagious: Why Things Catch On – Jonah Berger
Imagine: How Creativity Works – Jonah Lehrer
The Alliance: Managing Talent in the Networked Age – Reid Hoffman, Ben Casnocha
Social: Why our Brains are Wired to Connect – Matthew Lieberman
Body of Work- Finding the Thread That Ties Your Story TogetherPamela Slim
I *just* finished reading Brene Brown’s newest book:
Rising Strong: How the Ability to Reset Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead – Brene Brown
What I am reading now:
Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the WorldAdam Sinek
Book Yourself Solid: The Fastest, Easiest, and Most Reliable System for Getting More Clients Than You Can Handle Even if You Hate Marketing and Selling – Michael Port
and I just ordered What Color is Your Parachute 2017 because they update it every year and I always find new inspiration and learn something new every time that I read it!
So, what’s next?  Keep the recs coming! Send them on to @careerlinguist I will share out again when I have another batch!! 🙂