Join the WCDA Book Club!
Do you love to read inspiring books that intersect with career development and then discuss them with other cool people?
WCDA loves it too, so we're starting a quarterly book club in the new year and we hope you'll participate.
Most public libraries will carry the books on our list, so reserve your copy or download the eBook today.
Our first book in Spring 2017 was Grit: the Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth.
Our second book will be Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges by Amy Cuddy with a conversation occurring in July 2017.
Our third book will be (Forget a Mentor) Find a Sponsor by Sylvia Ann Hewlett with an online conversation on Wednesday, October 18th from 12 to 1 p.m.
Our fourth book will be determined by member interest, so please email recommendations to email@example.com!
Want to participate? Email firstname.lastname@example.org to get on our list!
List of Potential Books
Grit: the Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth
Mistakes I Made at Work by various writers
Start with Why by Simon Sinek
The Morning Miracle by Hal Elrod
The Achievement Habit by Bernard Roth
The Art of Possibility by Rosamund Stone Zander and Benjamin Zander
Play: How it Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination and Invigorates the Soul by Stuart Brown
Do Over: Rescue Monday, Reinvent Your Work and Never Get Stuck by Jon Acuff
Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges by Amy Cuddy
The Art of Good Habits by Nathalie Herrman
The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything by Ken Robinson
The Happiness Advantage: The Seven Principles of Positive Psychology that Fuel Success and Performance at Work by Shawn Anchor
Love Your Job: The New Rules for Career Happiness by Kerry Hannon
Work Simply: Embracing the Power of Your Personal Productivity Style by Carson Tate
Two Awesome Hours by Josh Davis
Emotional Intelligence: A Practical Guide to Making Friends with Your Emotions and Raising your EQ by Ian Tuhovsky
(Forget a Mentor) Find a Sponsor by Sylvia Ann Hewlett