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Reading List: It’s Not What You Sell, It’s What You Stand For: Why Every Extraordinary Business Is Driven by Purpose

It’s Not What You Sell, It’s What You Stand For: Why Every Extraordinary Business Is Driven by Purpose Over the last thirty-five years, Roy Spence has helped organizations such as Southwest Airlines, BMW, the University of Texas, Wal-Mart, the Clinton Global Initiative, and many others achieve greatness by obsessing about […]

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Reading List: The Compound Effect

“No gimmicks. No Hyperbole. No Magic Bullet. The Compound Effect is based on the principle that decisions shape your destiny. Little, everyday decisions will either take you to the life you desire or to disaster by default. Darren Hardy, publisher of Success Magazine, presents The Compound Effect, a distillation of […]

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Reading List: The SPEED of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything

Trust, says Stephen M.R. Covey, is the very basis of the new global economy, and he shows how trust—and the speed at which it is established with clients, employees, and constituents—is the essential ingredient for any high–performance, successful organization. With nearly 750,000 copies in print, this instant classic shows that […]

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Reading List: Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap… and Others Don’t

The Challenge: Built to Last, the defining management study of the nineties, showed how great companies triumph over time and how long-term sustained performance can be engineered into the DNA of an enterprise from the very beginning. But what about the company that is not born with great DNA? How […]

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Reading List: Pendulum: How Past Generations Shape Our Present and Predict Our Future

Politics, manners, humor, sexuality, wealth, even our definitions of success are periodically renegotiated based on the new values society chooses to use as a lens to judge what is acceptable. Are these new values randomly chosen or is there a pattern? Pendulum chronicles the stuttering history of western society; that […]

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Reading List: Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High

The New York Times and Washington Post bestseller that changed the way millions communicate “[Crucial Conversations] draws our attention to those defining moments that literally shape our lives, our relationships, and our world. . . . This book deserves to take its place as one of the key thought leadership […]

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Reading List: Fearless Leadership

Do you want to move your company in a new direction? Fearless Leadership provides you with the tools to successfully drive change, overcome obstacles, and engage and align people in working effectively together to achieve your business objectives. Leadership guru Dr. Loretta Malandro has developed a groundbreaking behavior-based methodology that […]

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Reading List: The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader: Becoming the Person Others Will Want to Follow

“The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader gets straight to the heart of leadership issues. Maxwell once again touches on the process of developing the art of leadership by giving the reader practical tools and insights into developing the qualities found in great leaders.” – Kenneth Blanchard, Coauthor of The […]

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Reading List: The Wizard of Ads

Forget Madison Avenue! Learn the unvarnished truth about what works, what doesn’t and why from the most fascinating storyteller since Paul Harvey. Roy H. Williams While working with one of our largest clients in Canada, Momentum Consulting was introduced to Austin, Texas based Roy Williams (the Wizard of Ads) who […]

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Reading List: Man’s Search for Meaning

Psychiatrist Viktor Frankl’s memoir has riveted generations of readers with its descriptions of life in Nazi death camps and its lessons for spiritual survival. Between 1942 and 1945 Frankl labored in four different camps, including Auschwitz, while his parents, brother, and pregnant wife perished. Based on his own experience and […]

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