Favorite Reading


So many books, so little time! Here is a list of recommended business books that I’ve read and/or reviewed over the past 2 years.


With so many great blogs out there on the “people” side of business, it can be tough to decide where to start.  Here’s my list of “great reads”, all from bloggers I personally know and admire.  Check ’em out.

Human Resources Sites

Bogging4Jobs – Jessica Miller Merrill

HR Bartender – Sharlyn Lauby

HR Blogger Network – a consortium of HR bloggers vetted and managed by the Starr Conspiracy agency

HR Schoolhouse – Robin Schooling

Inflexion Advisors – Mark Stelzner

The HR Maven – Dee Honner


Leadership Development Sites

Aspire to Lead – Mary Jo Asmus

Bret L. Simmons –  Brett Simmons

Great Leadership – Dan McCarthy

Lead Change Group – multi-contributor site founded by Mike Henry.

LeadBig – Jane Perdue

Leadership Freak – Dan Rockwell

Random Acts of Leadership – Susan Mazza

Simply Lisa – Lisa Rosendahl

Simply Understanding – Chery Gegleman

Lifestyle & Humor Sites

Dame Nation – Donna Highfill

Eat2Gather– Sheila Johnson

One FTE – Stuart Ritchie

The Everywhereist – Geraldine DeRuiter (well, OK, I don’t know Geraldine, but I feel as if I do. Her site is laugh-out-loud funny.)

Management Sites

Management Excellence – Art Petty

Management is a Journey – Robert Tanner

Personal Effectiveness Sites

Erin Schreyer.com – Erin Schreyer

Weaving Influence – Becky Robinson

You’re Not the Boss of Me – Gwyn Teatro