My Reading List

Swimming Against the Stream
– Tim Waterstone


Great read- you’re going to need intuition, gut instinct and plenty of passion to succesfully swim in today’s business world.

Who Moved MY Cheese – Dr Spencer Johnson


If you are going through a big change have a read of this and it will help. It might be light, easy to read and anything but academic but maybe that’s why it’s such a big seller!

The Five Dysfunctions of A Team – Patrick Lencioni


As Lencioni himself says in the intro, ‘teamwork remains the ultimate competitive advantage and yet it is so rare’. Do yourselves a favour, read this gem of a book and get the issue higher up your agenda where it undoubtedly belongs

Why I Write – George Orwell


This is a little gem of a book full of pertinent comments on language and thought. Orwell remains very relevant to us all today – just consider this recent quote from The Times on Davos 2019. “Soros launched an attack on China, declaring Beijing is developing a surveillance state ‘the likes of which not even George Orwell could have imagined’.”