Books on Leadership

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I recently asked some of my most trusted ministry conspirators for their recommendations on team or shared leadership.  I wanted to share some of the results with you!

Here they are, in no particular order:

1. A Failure of Nerve by Edwin Friedman

2. Extraordinary Groups: How Ordinary Teams Achieve Amazing Results by Geoffrey Bellman

3. Heroic Leadership: Best Practices from a 450-Year-Old Company That Changed the World by Chris Lowney

4. The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable by Patrick Lencioni

5. The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else In Business by Patrick Lencioni

6. Choosing Partnership, Sharing Ministry: A Vision for New Spiritual Community by Marcia Barnes Bailey

7. The Team Handbook by Scholtes, Joiner, & Streibel

8. The Fifth Discipline: The Art & Practice of The Learning Organization by Peter M. Senge

9. Leading Without Easy Answers by Ronald Heifetz

10. Reframing Organizations: Artistry, Leadership and Choice by Lee Bolman & Terrence Deal