Book Reviews

Book Reviews

Here you will find a list of recent book reviews on titles that are relevant for senior HR practitioners, many of which are available as subscriber offers. They are written by our readers and contributors to provide you with an unbiased opinion of each book.

Purpose – The extraordinary benefits of focusing on what matters most

Author: Ben Renshaw
Review by: Gemma Dale
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The Independent Director: The non-executive director’s guide to effective

Author: Gerry Brown
Review by: Jim Kennedy
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The power of purpose – Inspire teams, engage customers, transform business

Author: John O’Brien and Andrew Cave
Review by: Ian Pettigrew
NOMINATED FOR THE BUSINESS BOOK AWARDS 2018
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The Listening Leader

The Listening Leader – How to drive performance by using communicative leadership

Author: Emilio Galli Zugaro and Clenentina Galli Zugaro
Review by: Adele Swan
NOMINATED FOR THE BUSINESS BOOK AWARDS 2018
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The leader's guide to presenting

The leader’s guide to presenting – How to use soft skills to get hard results

Author: Tom Bird and Jeremy Cassell
Review by: Su Askew
NOMINATED FOR THE BUSINESS BOOK AWARDS 2018
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Futureproof – How to get your business ready for the next disruption

Author: Minter Dial & Caleb Storkey
Review by: Perry Timms
NOMINATED FOR THE BUSINESS BOOK AWARDS 2018
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Trusted – The human approach to building outstanding client relationships in a digitised world

Author: Lyn Bromley & Donna Whitbrook
Review by: Su Askew
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Leading through uncertainty

Leading Through Uncertainty – Emotional Resilience and Human Connection in a Performance Driven World

Author: Jude Jennison
Review by: Jim Kennedy
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Boards that dare: How to Future-Proof Today’s Corporate Boards

Author: Marc Stigter & Sir Cary Cooper
Review by: Ian Pettigrew
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Leading International Projects – Diverse strategies for project success

Author: Bob Dignen & Peter Wollmann
Review by: Kim Knight
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