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  1. Finite and Infinite Games: A Vision of Life as Play and Possibility by James P. Carse
  2. Talent Is Overrated: What Really Separates World-Class Performers from Everybody Else by Geoff Colvin
  3. Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
  4. Why We Do What We Do: Understanding Self-Motivation by Edward L. Deci
  5. Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck
  6. Then We Came to the End by Joshua Ferris
  7. Good Work: When Excellence and Ethics Meet by Howard Gardner
  8. Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
  9. Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin
  10. The Amateurs: The Story of Four Young Men and Their Quest for an Olympic Gold Medal by David Halberstam
  11. Punished by Rewards: The Trouble with Gold Stars, Incentive Plans, A’s, Praise, and Other Bribes by Alfie Kohn
  12. Once a Runner by John L. Parker, Jr.
  13. The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles by Steven Pressfield
  14. Maverick: The Success Story Behind the World’s Most Unusual Workplace by Ricardo Semler
  15. The Fifth Discipline: The Art and Practice of the Learning Organization by Peter M. Senge


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