As early stage startup lawyers, we are in the unique position of providing legal advice regarding corporate, employment, and intellectual property concerns to founders. Tangentially, most of our startup founders also convey their business strategy and leadership concerns, as well as concerns about how to effectively manage their co-founders and team members. To that end, we often refer to business coaches who can help with these issues.
Glenn Gow is a CEO coach and expert for AI on Boards. He has agreed to allow us to re-blog his February 18, 2021 post on his top reading picks for startup founders. Please see below and feel free to reach out to Glenn if you have questions. His email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Some Good Thoughts for CEOs
Feb 18, 2021
We can always benefit from some good thoughts. I’m sharing some with you, and hope you find them helpful.
Here’s a summary of some books I have incorporated into my work.
REBOOT: LEADERSHIP AND THE ART OF GROWING UP
Jerry Colonna helps start-up CEOs make peace with their demons, the psychological habits and behavioral patterns that have helped them to succeed – molding them into highly accomplished individuals – yet have been detrimental to their relationships and ultimate well-being…
THE THREE LAWS OF PERFORMANCE
How did companies, both large and small, in different countries and industries, all achieve breakthrough performances when the odds were stacked against them? The three laws:
MEASURE WHAT MATTERS: HOW GOOGLE, BONO, AND THE GATES FOUNDATION ROCK THE WORLD WITH OKRs
Legendary venture capitalist John Doerr reveals how the goal-setting system of Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) has helped tech giants from Intel to Google achieve explosive growth – and how it can help any organization thrive….
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