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Book Review: Originals

Originals by Adam GrantBook Review by Bob SchoultzAll American Leadership To Read More Book Reviews by Bob Schoultz, click here. Why this book: Selected by my All American Leadership reading group, with the enthusiastic endorsement of Rob Nielsen, who finished it and immediately began to read it again, in order to better absorb the many ideas in it. I …

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Book Review: Tribe

Tribe by Sebastian JungerBook Review by Bob SchoultzAll American Leadership To Read More Book Reviews by Bob Schoultz, click here. Why this book: I listened to Tim Ferriss’s interview with Sebastian Junger on The Tim Ferriss Show podcast and was impressed with his ideas. A couple of my friends, also Tim Ferriss devotees, who were similarly impressed. We all …

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Book Review: Bounce

Bounce by Matthew SyedBook Review by Bob SchoultzAll American Leadership To Read More Book Reviews by Bob Schoultz, click here. Why this book: Bounce was selected by my All American Leadership reading group as a good follow up to our last book, Mindset by Carol Dweck. Many of us felt that Dweck’s book needed more depth and we decided that Bounce might provide it. …

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Book Review: Mindset: The New Psychology of Success

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol DweckBook Review by Bob SchoultzAll American Leadership To Read More Book Reviews by Bob Schoultz, click here. Why this book: I attended a workshop on high performance athleticism at the Naval Special Warfare Center and several of the coaches referred to this book and its ideas.  It seemed that most in …

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Book Review: Disrupt You!

Disrupt You! by Jay SamitBook Review by Bob SchoultzAll American Leadership To Read More Book Reviews by Bob Schoultz, click here. Why this book:  The All American Leadership team I work with designated Disrupt You! as a book to read and discuss as part of its on-going learning.  Also Rob Nielsen, AAL’s CEO, told me that if I …

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Book Review: Everybody Matters.

Everybody Matters by Bob Chapman and Raj SisodiaBook Review by Bob SchoultzAll American Leadership To Read More Book Reviews by Bob Schoultz, click here. Why this Book: It was selected by my All American Leadership reading group for our bi-monthly reading group. Summary in 3 Sentences: Bob Chapman, CEO of Barry Wehmiller, a $2+ billion company tells the story of …

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Book Review: Grit

Grit – the Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela DuckworthBook Review by Bob SchoultzAll American Leadership To Read More Book Reviews by Bob Schoultz, click here. Why this book: Selected by the All American Leadership reading group for our bi-monthly discussion for July-August 2016. Summary in 3 sentences: Angela Duckworth dives deep into a quality which all of us …

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Book Review: Team of Teams

Team of Teams by General Stanley McChrystal, U.S. Army, RetiredBook Review by Bob SchoultzAll American Leadership To Read More Book Reviews by Bob Schoultz, click here. Why this book: Team of Teams continues to be talked about in many of my circles of friends.    This book is retired Army General Stanley McChrystal applying lessons he learned fighting Al Queda in Iraq to …

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Book Review: Leadership BS

Leadership BS by Jeffrey PfefferBook Review by Bob SchoultzAll American Leadership To Read More Book Reviews by Bob Schoultz, click here. Why this book: We selected this book for our All American Leadership reading group, and it was I who suggested it. It had been recommended to me by Liz Barron who said it was creating something of a …

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Book Review: Triggers, by Marshall Goldsmith

Triggers by Marshall GoldsmithBook Review by Bob SchoultzAll American Leadership To Read More Book Reviews by Bob Schoultz. Why this book: This book was selected by the team I work with – All American Leadership – to be read and discussed as a group. I am familiar with Marshall Goldsmith’s approach – have seen him speak several times, …

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