Training Materials

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Trainer Presentations

Suggested Reading on Leadership

  • Hagberg, Janet O. (2003). Real power: Stages of personal power in organizations (3rd ed.). Salem, WI: Sheffield Publishing Company.
  • Palmer, P. J. (2009). A hidden wholeness: The journey toward an undivided life. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.
  • Lencioni, P. (2002). The five dysfunctions of a team: A leadership fable. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Inc.
  • Goleman, D. (2011). Working With Emotional Intelligence [Kindle iOS version]. Retrieved from
  • Horwitch, M. and Callahan, M.W. (2016). How leaders inspire: Cracking the code. Retrieved from or
  • Garton, E. (2017, April 25). How to be an inspiring leader. Harvard Business Review. Retrieved from
  • Brooks, R. and Goldstein, S. (2004, October 3). The Power of Resilience: Achieving Balance, Confidence, and Personal Strength in Your Life. McGraw-Hill Professional.
  • Dweck, C. (2007). Mindset: The New Psychology of Success. Ballantine Books: New York.
  • “Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance” by Angela Duckworth
  • “A Leader’s Legacy” by Kouzes & Posner
  • “Reframing Academic Leadership” by Lee G. Bolman and Joan V. Gallos
  • “Unlocking Potential: 7 Coaching Skills that Transform Individuals, Teams & Organizations” by Michael K. Simpson
  • “The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More, and Change the Way You Lead Forever” by Michael Bungay Stanier
  • Blanchard, K. and Broadwell, R. (2018). Servant Leadership in Action: How You Can Achieve Great Relationships and Results. Berrett-Koehler Publishers

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