Top book recommendations from our Melting Pot Podcast guests

Andrea Daly-Dickson
Aug 20 · 1 min read

We’ve had over 30 guests on our podcast so far this year, recommending a whole range of brilliant business books. And as it’s holiday time, we’ve compiled our top picks from this list. Happy reading!

  1. Crucial Conversations Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny and Al Switzler
  2. Blue Ocean Strategy, Expanded Edition: How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make the Competition Irrelevant by W. Chan Kim and Renée Mauborgne
  3. Maverick!: The Success Story Behind the World’s Most Unusual Workplaceby Ricardo Semler
  4. Superengaged: How to Transform Business Performance by Putting People and Purpose First by Nikki Gatenby
  5. Wake Up: A Handbook to Living in the Here and Now
  6. Multipliers — Liz Wiseman
  7. Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman Including 10 More Years of Business Unusual by Yvon Chouinard
  8. Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams by Matthew Walker
  9. The Best of A. A. Gill — Adrian Gill
  10. Reinventing Organisations — Frederic Laloux
  11. The Joy of Work — Bruce Daisley

Written by business growth coach Dominic Monkhouse. To receive regular book and podcast recommendations plus articles, business tips other useful information, sign up to his newsletter here.

The Melting Pot

A podcast, a newsletter and a blog. Host and Scaling Up technology business coach Dominic Monkhouse talks to entrepreneurs, authors and thought-leaders. I am fascinated to learn and share how they scaled their great companies and cultures.

Andrea Daly-Dickson

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The Melting Pot

A podcast, a newsletter and a blog. Host and Scaling Up technology business coach Dominic Monkhouse talks to entrepreneurs, authors and thought-leaders. I am fascinated to learn and share how they scaled their great companies and cultures.

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