10 Best Leadership Books

10 Best Leadership Books

I’m often asked what leadership books I recommend. In this list I’ve narrowed it down to 10 books that you must read if you want to lead. Some are explicitly Christian in perspective, but aren’t. 




Top Ten

  1. Essentialism
  2. Deep Work
  3. Difficult Conversations
  4. Seven Habits of Highly Effective People
  5. On Becoming a Leader
  6. Emotional Intelligence 2.0
  7. The First 90 Days
  8. Strengthsfinder
  9. Leading Change
  10. Leadership Code


Runners Up

  1. Institutional Intelligence
  2. Strengthening the Soul of Your Leadership