My Top Ten: Books About Motivation, Performance & Engagement

#10: Drive by Daniel Pink Pink’s 2009 bestseller is timeless. The only reason I don’t rank it higher is because it draws so heavily on other people’s work. That’s no criticism, Pink is a master at turning academically-oriented writing work into gripping narrative while losing very little of the substance. In this case, Pink borrows…

consiglieri-book

Book Review: Consiglieri by Karl Ronn and Bob Johansen © 2014

Rating: 7 out of 10 Reviewed by Allan Schweyer, October 2014   This entertaining read takes you on a journey with famous leaders and their “No. 2s”. From Ancient Greece and Rome, through the Middle Ages, the Renaissance and on to today’s latest plotting and scheming in politics and government. How did Caesar alienate his…