Episodes

Dec. 3, 2022

Ideaflow by Jeremy Utley and Perry Klebahn: how to have more ideas

About the book Great Ideas. Methods, not Magic. Innovation is not an event; it’s a practice. Don’t leave the big ideas to the cre…

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Nov. 7, 2022

The 6 Types of Working Genius by Patrick Lencioni: how to find out if…

About the author Pat is one of the founders of The Table Group and is the pioneer of the organizational health movement. He is th…

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Oct. 30, 2022

What's on my TBR: eight books I want to read before the end of the ye…

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Oct. 24, 2022

Building a Second Brain by Tiago Forte: why you need to stop using yo…

About the author Hi, I'm Tiago Forte, I’m the founder of Forte Labs, and the question that drives me is, “How can humans reach th…

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Oct. 19, 2022

Converge by Dr Catherine Ball: how to see into the future

About the author Associate Professor, Dr Catherine Ball is a scientific futurist, speaker, advisor, author, founder, executive p…

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Oct. 9, 2022

My Life in Full by Indra Nooyi: why you should put purpose and learni…

☀️ Get in before 21 October to join this year's Steph's Business Bookshelf Summer Book Club: https://www.itsyesand.co/sbbsbc 📚 Ab…

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Oct. 2, 2022

The Best Books of 2022... so far (part 3)

It's quarterly review time with a recap of the best books I read between 1 July and 30 September this year. Best books I read Fou…

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Sept. 27, 2022

Thanks for the Feedback by Douglas Stone and Sheila Heen: why feedbac…

About the book The performance evaluation at work; the parenting advice from your mother-in-law; the lecture by the cop who just …

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Sept. 19, 2022

Two Hour Cocktail Party by Nick Gray: how to be more interesting

About the book You know that well-connected friend who only exists in the movies? The one who throws the best parties and can set…

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Sept. 11, 2022

Cult Status by Tim Duggan: why you should throw the old ways of build…

About the book Consumers have changed, and the businesses that form around them are principled, purposeful and creative. The next…

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Sept. 4, 2022

Brave New Work by Aaron Dignan: How to radically rethink the way you …

About the book What's stopping us from doing the best work of our lives? It's the way we work. Bureaucracy. Hierarchy. Compliance…

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Aug. 21, 2022

The Four Disciplines of Execution by Chris McChesney, Sean Covey et a…

About the book Fully revised and updated, the definitive guide for leaders on how to create lasting organisational change. Do you…

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Aug. 14, 2022

How to plan your own reading week: the do's and don'ts of escaping wi…

I've just got back from an excellent week away doing some reading, planning, thinking, and pondering. But what is a reading week?…

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Aug. 7, 2022

Die with Zero by Bill Perkins: won't somebody think of the children?!

About the book Die with Zero by legendary energy trader, Bill Perkins, details a thought-provoking framework for maximizing net f…

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July 31, 2022

Move to the Edge, Declare it Centre by Everett Harper: how to be more…

About the author Everett Harper is the CEO and Co-Founder of Truss, a human-centered software development company, named as an In…

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July 24, 2022

Fully Connected by Mel Kettle: how to reconnect with yourself

About the book Are you feeling exhausted and overwhelmed? Do you feel like you have no time for yourself? Are you wondering how t…

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July 17, 2022

100 Days of Brave by Iolanthe Gabrie: how to build your brave muscle

About the book A legit business: one that’s proof-of-concept tested, compliant and connecting with your customer. For real. Pract…

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July 10, 2022

Power by Kemi Nekvapil: why power takes practice

About the author As a black child raised by five sets of white foster parents (some incredibly loving, some - not so much) I alwa…

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July 3, 2022

The best books of 2022... so far (part 2)

Here's the best books I read between April and June this year (in no particular order)... The Bullet Journal Method by Ryder Carr…

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June 27, 2022

The Art of Noticing by Rob Walker: why curiosity is more important th…

About the book A thought-provoking, gorgeously illustrated gift book that will spark your creativity and help you rediscover your…

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June 19, 2022

Love + Work by Marcus Buckingham: why your what is more important tha…

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June 13, 2022

The Bullet Journal Method by Ryder Carroll: why you need to get it al…

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June 5, 2022

I'm Not a Numbers Person by Dr Selena Fisk: why it's not just about t…

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May 22, 2022

How We Read: Adam Ashton reads a lot of books

Adam Ashton is the co-host of the What You Will Learn podcast. I had lots of fun asking Adam about how he reads (especially as he…

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