On My Shelf with Moritz Kothe — CEO of kununu
Moritz is passionate about empowering people to choose the right place to work and creating a better workplace for all, as CEO of kununu he works with an amazing team distributed across 4 locations. Moritz currently lives with his family in Boston, where he moved in 2016.
On my shelf
The Four Agreements
A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
by Don Miguel Ruiz
A practical guide to personal freedom that will change how you live and think.
160 pages, Amber-Allen Publishing 1997
Getting Things Done
The Art of Stress-Free Productivity
by David Allen
People way too often complain that they did not have enough time, in fact, they did a poor job in managing their time. David Allen helped me to understand how to master the tasks in an ever more complex world.
352 pages, Penguin Books 2015
How to Discuss What Matters Most
by Douglas Stone, Bruce Patton & Sheila Heen
Afraid of conflict, no idea how to articulate your perspectives? This is a great guide that will help you master conflicts differently.
352 pages, Penguin Books 2010
Getting to Yes
Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In
by Roger Fisher, William L. Ury & Bruce Patton
The Harvard Way of negotiating; to be a useful approach for getting to yes in negotiations.
#1 Best Seller in Business Conflict Resolution & Mediation on Amazon
240 pages, Penguin Books 2011
The Wisdom of Failure
How to Learn the Tough Leadership Lessons Without Paying the Price
by Laurence G. Weinzimmer & Jim McConoughey
If you master failure and understand failure you will ultimately be successful.
304 pages, Jossey-Bass 2012
The Denial of Death
by Ernest Becker
If you want a tough one, pick Ernest Becker and spend time thinking about why you exist, why humans exist. More on the heavy side but if you are up for really challenging yourself this is a good choice.
336 pages, Free Press 1997
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