Len's Book Recommendations

The Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact by Chip and Dan Heath

First published in 2017, The Power of Moments examines the ingredients that make up impactful experiences and how people can strategically use these ingredients to create positive moments their for them and those around them. Focusing on four elements the authors identifies (elevation, insight, pride, and connection), the book examines these moments and provides strategies and ideas on how to utilize them in one’s work and personal life.

Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap … and Others Don’t by Jim C. Collins

Published 20 years ago, Good to Great still holds up today as one of the go-to guides to successful management. This bestseller explores how companies make the jump from being good companies to great companies, and examines why and how most companies never make the leap. Jim C. Collins outlines seven key characteristics of “Good to Great” companies and offers comparative analyses of “great companies” and comparators who failed to reach “good-to-great” growth.