Professional Development

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A promised land – Barack Obama

Becoming – Michelle Obama

Give and Take – Adam Grant

Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man – Emmanuel Acho

Beneath the Scarlet Sky – Mike Sullivan

The Fix – David Baldacci

How To Be An Antiracist –  Ibram X. Kendi

Dare to Lead –  Brené Brown

Above the Line: Lessons in Leadership and Life from a Championship Program – Urban Meyer

Talking to Strangers – Malcolm Gladwell

Educated – Tara Westover

Kindred – Octavia E. Butler

Forgiving What You Can’t Forget – Lysa Terkeurst

Blackout – Ragnar Jonasson

Where Eagles Dare – Alistair Maclean

Leadership and Self-Deception – The Arbigner Institute

Nice Girls Don’t Get The Corner Office – Dr. Lois P. Frankel

Build Your Dream Barndominium – Don Howe

A Dream to Big – Cailyn Louis Moore (TCU Grad & Rhodes Scholar)

Where Nobody Knows Your Name, Life in Minor League Baseball – John Fienstien

The Harvey Girls –  Lesley Poling-Kempes

We Are the Luckiest –  Laura McKowen

Finding Tomorrow – Christine Gael and Denise Grover Swank

Leading with Gratitude – Gostick and Elton

Radical Candor – Kim Scott

Good to Great – Jim Collins

The Busy Leader’s Handbook – Quint Studer

Conversations in Black – Ed Gordon

 The Color of Law – Richard Rothstein

So You Want to Talk about Race –  Ijeoma Oluo

Untamed – Glennon Doyle

The Remix: How to Lead and Succeed in the Multigenerational Workplace –  Lindsey Pollak

White Fragility – Robin Diangelo

First: Sandra Day O’Connor – Evan Thomas

The Beautiful Struggle –  Ta-Nehisi Coates

Born a Crime – Trevor Noah

My Own Words –  Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Hidden Figures – Margot Lee Shetterly

Pappyland –  Wright Thompson

Killers of the Flower Moon – David Grann

Warriors Don’t Cry – Melba Pattillo Beals;

The Radium Girls – Kate Moore

Rising Strong – Brene Brown

Back Blast – Mark Greaney

The Wolves – Alex Berenson

48 Laws of Power – Robert Greene

Let’s Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir – Jenny Lawson

White Fang – Jack London

Girls Like Us – Cristiana Algers

Daring Greatly –  Brene Brown

The Fisherman’s son – Chris Malloy,

The Forgotten 500 – Gregory Freeman

Atomic Habits – James Clear

 Maybe You Should Talk to Someone – Lori Gottlieb

Always Discerning – Joseph Tetlow

It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership – Colin Powell


The Michelle Obama Podcast

USA Today

The RobCast – Rob Beuerlein (TCU Staff Member)

The Reid Out with Joy Reid – Joy Reid

The Daily – The New York Times

Armchair Expert – Dax Shepard

TED Talks Daily

The Ben Shapiro Show – Daily Wire

NPR Podcasts

The Bill Simmons Podcast

Mad Money with Jim Cramer

Brené Brown Podcasts

The Oath – Chuck Rosenberg

That’s The Way I heard it – Mike Rowe

Be Well –  Kelly Leveque

The Model Health Show – Shawn Stevenson,

Take a Break – Rachel Hart

For the Love – Jen Hatmaker

Dolly Parton’s America

Spears & Steinberg

Reid This Reid That

Wisdom From The Top

The One Thing

Bag Man – Rachel Maddow

48 Hours – CBS News

Stuff you Missed in History Class – iHeartRadio

Broken Brain – Dhru Purohit

The Leader Assistant – Jeremy Burrows