2021 MCFA Reading List

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – Stephen R. Covey

Never Eat Alone, And Other Secrets to Success, One Relationship at a Time – Keith Ferrazzi

Greater Than Yourself – Steve Farber

The ONE Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results – Gary Keller with Jay Papasan

The Talent War – Mike Sarraille and George Randle, with Josh Cotton

The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace: Empowering Organizations by Encouraging People – Gary Chapman and Paul White

The 4-Hour Work Week: Escape the 9-5, Live Anywhere and Join the New Rich – Timothy Ferriss

Organize Tomorrow Today: 8 Ways to Retrain Your Mind to Optimize Performance at Work and in Life – Dr. Jason Selk and Tom Bartow, with Matthew Rudy

How to Win Friends & Influence People – Dale Carnegie

The E-Myth Revisited: Why Most Small Businesses Don’t Work and What to Do About It – Michael Gerber

Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don’t Know – Adam Grant

Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World – Cal Newport

The New One Minute Manager – Ken Blanchard and Spencer Johnson

Winning the NFL Way: Leadership Lessons From Football’s Top Head Coaches – Bob LaMonte with Robert Shook

Trillion Dollar Coach: The Leadership Playbook of Silicon Valley’s Bill Campbell – Eric Schmidt, Jonathan Rosenberg and Alan Eagle

The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers – Ben Horowitz

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable – Patrick Lencioni

Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win – Jocko Willink and Leif Babin

Getting Naked: A Business Fable About Shedding The Three Fears That Sabotage Client Loyalty – Patrick Lencioni

The Strong Gray Line: War-time Reflections from the West Point Class of 2004 – Cory Wallace

Who Not How: The Formula to Achieve Bigger Goals Through Accelerating Teamwork – Dan Sullivan with Dr. Benjamin Hardy

The 3 Big Questions for a Frantic Family: A Leadership Fable… About Restoring Sanity To The Most Important Organization In Your Life – Patrick Lencioni

The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company – Robert Iger

Freedom – Sebastian Junger

Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance – Angela Duckworth

Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don’t – Jim Collins

The Second Mountain: The Quest for a Moral Life – David Brooks

The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business – Charles Duhigg

The Greatest Salesman in the World – Og Mandino

Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action – Simon Sinek

Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead – Jim Mattis and Bing West

The Big Leap: Conquer Your Hidden Fear and Take Life to the Next Level – Gay Hendricks

Deliberate Discomfort: How U.S. Special Operations Forces Overcome Fear and Dare to Win by Getting Comfortable Being Uncomfortable – Jason B.A. Van Camp with Andy Symonds

The 80/20 Principle: The Secret to Achieving More with Less – Richard Koch

The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph – Ryan Holiday

Crucial Conversations Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High, Second Edition – Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan and Al Switzler

First Things First – Stephen Covey

Hard Work: A Life On and Off the Court – Roy Williams, with Tim Crothers

My American Journey – Colin Powell, with Joseph Persico

Vivid Vision: A Remarkable Tool For Aligning Your Business Around a Shared Vision of the Future – Cameron Herold

Leadership is a Relationship: How to Put People First in the Digital World – Michael Erwin and Whillys DeVoll

Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones – James Clear

Failing Forward: Turning Mistakes Into Stepping Stones for Success – John C. Maxwell

The Gap and The Gain: The High Achievers’ Guide to Happiness, Confidence, and Success – Dan Sullivan, with Dr. Benjamin Hardy