Around the Bonfire: Lisa's Library

Lisa's Library - Willpower


Making resolutions and sticking to them requires willpower. This episode's featured book is The Willpower Instinct. Author Kelli McGonigal shows us how self-control works, why it matters and what you can do to get more of it. 

Lisa's Library - Beyond Measure


What if you could create seismic shifts in your company culture with deceptively small changes? Lisa recommends a read by Margaret Heffernan called Beyond Measure. 

Lisa's Library - Grit


What is a predictor of success? This episode’s featured book Grit, by Angela Duckworth, explaining the key to success through the power of passion and perseverance. 

Lisa's Library - Engagement


Leaders have tremendous influence at work and that influence directly affects employee engagement. This episode’s featured book “It’s the Manager” explains how purposeful management leads to strong, productive teams.

Lisa's Library - Mindset


Your mindset is what drives your behavior. This is an important part of understanding committed behavior change. Lisa recommends a book by the Arbinger Institute called the Outward Mindset.