Performance | Jan 2, 2019 | 1 min read

Leaders Reading List

18 recommended titles from the latest meeting in London of the elite Leaders P8 network.
Luke Whitworth

The P8 is at once a network and a knowledge platform. It is designed to connect the people with responsibility for performance at the highest levels of world sport with each other and with the ideas that have served their peers best. The top jobs in professional sport are often lonely places and always comprise unique inherent challenges.

At the end of the day’s session, we sought to collate a comprehensive list of those books sitting on the bookshelves of some of sport’s top leaders.

The Culture Code

By Daniel Coyle

The Cubs Way

By Tom Verducci

Creativity Inc

By Ed Catmull

Belichick: The Making of the Greatest Football Coach of All Time

By Ian O’Connor


By Ray Dalio

Being Mortal

By Atul Gawande

The Art Of Choosing: The Decisions We Make Everyday of our Lives

By Sheena Iyengar

Language of Leaders

By Kevin Murray

Gridiron Genius

By Michael Lombardi

The Barcelona Way

By Damian Hughes

The Captain Class

By Sam Walker

Make it Stick

By Peter C. Brown & Henry L. Roediger

The Art of Possibilities

By Benjamin Zander

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life

By Mark Manson

Team of Rivals

By Doris Kearns Goodwin

Obstacle is the Way

By Ryan Holiday

Make Your Bed

By Admiral William H. McRaven

Klopp: Bring the Noise

By Raphael Honigstein


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