MNA’s Favorite Holiday Reads

December 30, 2019 / Comments Off on MNA’s Favorite Holiday Reads

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We asked our Executive Director affinity groups what was on their reading list for the holiday season, both personal and/or professional. Check out the great compilation we have gathered below.

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What are you reading this holiday season? We would love to add your recommendations! Please reply in the comments below. Happy holidays! –Team MNA

Book Title Author
Alone Together Sherry Turkle
Atomic Habits James Clear
Becoming Michelle Obama
Blind Spot Anthony Greenwald, Mahzarin Banaji
Born a Crime Trevor Noah
Creating Your Strategic Plan John M Bryson, Farnum K Alston
Dare to Lead Brene Brown
Decolonizing Wealth Edgar Villanueva
Dog Whistle Politics Ian Haney Lopez
Finding Chika Mitch Albom
Focus Daniel Goleman
Getting to Yes Roger Fisher, William Ury
Good to Great (+G2G in the Social Sectors) Jim Collins
Governance as Leadership (+ Pracitioners Guide) Richard Chaite
Great at Work Jim Collins
How to Be an Anti-Racist Ibram X Kendi
How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen so Kids Will Talk Adele Faber, Elaine Mazlish
Just Mercy Bryan Stevenson
Leaders Eat Last Simon Sinek
Lean Impact Ann Mei Chang
Lean In Sheryl Sandberg
Negotiation Genius Max H Bazerman, Deepak Malhotra
Nonprofit Leadership Joan Garry
Nonprofit Leadership Transition and Development Guide Tom Adams
Nonprofit Sustainability Jeanne Bell, Jan Masaoka, Steve Zimmerman
On Change Management Harvard Business Review
Partly Cloudy Patriot Sarah Vowell
Powerful Patty McCord
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking Susan Cain
Refugee Alan Gratz
So You Want to Talk About Race Ijeoma Oluo
Start with Why Simon Sinek
Strategic Planning for Public and Nonprofit Organizations John M Bryson
The Art of Stillness Pico Ayer
The Art of the Long View Peter Schwartz
The Checklist Manifesto Atul Gawande
The Five Dysfunctions of a Team Patrick Lencioni
The Making of a Manager Julie Zhou
The Moment of Lift Melinda Gates
The Nonprofit Strategy Revolution David La Piana
The One Thing Daniel Goleman
The Spirituality of Imperfection: Storytelling and the Search for Meaning Ernest Kurtz
The Sustainability Mindset Jeanne Bell, Steve Zimmerman
The Warmth of Other Suns Isabel Wilkerson
Untangled Lisa Damour
When Daniel Pink
Working with Emotional Intelligence Daniel Goleman
Lies My Teacher Told Me James Loewen