the books listed to choose from

Principles of Management

Reading List

How to Grow Leaders – John Adair

Patton on Leadership – Alan Axelrod

Transformational Leadership – Bernard Bass

On Becoming a Leader – Warren Bennis

First, Break All the Rules – Marcus Buckingham and Curt Coffman

Leadership – James MacGregor Burns

The Stuff of Heroes: The Eight Universal Laws of Leadership – William Cohen

The New Art of the Leader – William Cohen

Principle Centered Leadership – Stephen R. Covey

Direct from Dell – Michael Dell

Corps Business – David Freedman

Nuts! Southwest Airlines’ Crazy Recipe for Business and Personal Success – Kevin and Jackie Freiberg

The Leadership Secrets of Colin Powell – Orin  Harari

The Leadership Challenge – Kouzes and Posner

The Leadership Spectrum: 6 Business Priorities That Get Results – Mary Burner Lippitt

The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership – John Maxwell

The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader – John Maxwell

Leadership 101 – John Maxwell

American Generalship – Character is Everything: The Art of Command

Creating Leaderful Organizations: How to Bring Out Leadership in Everyone – Joseph Raelin

Make It So: Leadership Lessons from Star Trek The Next Generation – Wess  Roberts and Bill Ross

Made in America – Sam Walton

Winning – Jack Welch

The Extraordinary Leader: Turning Good Managers into Great Leaders – John Zenger and Joseph Folkman


The U.S. Army Leadership Field Manual – The Center for Army Leadership