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The Women as One community’s professional development reading list

We asked our community to share their book recommendations to support people’s professional development. To mark National Book Lovers Day, we’ve pulled them all together into one succinct reading list for you.

1. Make Your Own Map: Career Success Strategy for Women, Kathryn Bishop

2. Arrive and Thrive, Susan MacKenty Brady, Janet Foutty and Dr. Lynn Perry Wooten

3. Atomic Habits, James Clear

4. Good to Great, Jim Collins

5. The Power of Passion and Perseverance, Angela Duckworth

6. The Power of Habit, Charles Duhigg

7. Secrets from the New Science of Expertise, K. Anders Ericsson

8. Getting to Yes!, Roger Fisher

9. The Checklist Manifesto Atul Gawande

10. When Breath Becomes Air, Paul Kalanithi

11. Mountains Beyond Mountains, Tracy Kidder

12. Animal Farm, George Orwell

13. Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg

14. The Leader Who Had No Title, Robin Sharma

And if that reading list isn’t enough, these recommendations should keep you going!

Love #shareyourlibrary prompts @WomenAs1
Here are a few collections I recommend
i) system thinkers
ii) leadership #readtolead

— JenniferSertl.eth (she/her) (@JenniferSertl) April 29, 2022

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What book (or books) do you recommend everyone should read to support their professional development? #MedTwitter #CardioTwitter

— Women as One (@WomenAs1) April 29, 2022