Decision Making

Quiet Leadership – Six Steps to Transforming Performance

By: David Rock Reviewed by: Susan MacKenzie The Premise: At the Roundtable, we work with some of the brightest leaders around.  We coach to change their behaviour which results in better performance.  If you are a people leader, how much of your energy gets focused on improving the performance of your team?  In today’s work …

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Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive in Life and Business

By: Charles Duhigg Reviewed by: Andy Foley The Premise: Smarter, Faster, Better by author Charles Duhigg delves into the science of productivity by exploring eight critical concepts that are pivotal in increasing productivity. Every chapter takes a deeper dive into each critical concept through compelling storytelling of real-life case studies backed with the scientific data …

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Good Enough

Good Enough: Embrace Who You Are. Unleash Your Brilliance.

Good Enough: Embrace Who You Are. Unleash Your Brilliance. Written by: Anne Day and Amy Vodarek Reviewed By: Shelby Gobbo The Premise: Anne Day and Amy Vodarek present a series of real stories from motivated and successful women. Having connected with over 350 women, Day and Vodarek share their stories of courage, set-back and resilience, and …

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The Crossroads of Should and Must: Find and Follow your Passion

Written by: Elle Luna Review by: Julie Melaschenko The Premise: : This short, easy-to-read, illustrated journal/workbook is the brainchild of San Francisco artist Elle Luna. Based on her wildly popular viral essay on medium.com, this book describes her journey from long days as a successful app developer to the moment she stood at her personal …

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Looptail: How One Company Changed the World By Reinventing Business

By: Bruce Poon Tip Review by: Glain Roberts-McCabe The Premise: Founder (but not CEO) of G Adventures, Bruce Poon Tip started his adventure travel company on two credit cards and a loan from his sister in 1990. Looptail chronicles Bruce’s adventures – both as a traveler and a business owner – as he chases his …

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