At integritive, we know that in order to be at our best we must constantly be learning and growing. We asked our team to pick out some of their favorite and most inspirational books and would like to pass them on to our readers. If you’re looking for some summer reading, skip over the pop fiction and give one of these a try!
The Carolina Way
Dean Smith was the University of North Carolina’s basketball coach for forty years. During this time he won more games (875) than any other coach in college-basketball history. In this book he discusses his coaching philosophy and how it can be applied to leadership in readers’ everyday lives. Using a wry sense of humor and real-life stories, he explores teamwork, winning, losing, planning for the future, building confidence and setting goals. Whether it’s on or off the basketball court, this book offers plenty of insight for leading any team to success.
Tough Times Never Last, But Tough People Do!
Robert H. Schuller
This book shows you how to build a postive self-image, no matter what your issues are. Whether it’s unemployment, poor health, loneliness, fear or anything else standing in your way, Dr. Schuller will show you how to turn your negatives into positives and help you get through any tough time.
Feel the Fear…and Do It Anyway
Using her own personal life, Susan Jeffers explains the crippling effects of fear and how she formulated a course of action to conquer it. She states that fear is the uncertainty of change and the lack of positive self image, and that our choices are not opportunities to make mistakes, but paths to growth. This book will help you grab ahold of your fears and move forward in your life. Read the rest of this entry »