Books play a major influence both personally and professionally. The following books have been the most influential in my vocational life. You can click on any of the links or images of the books to make purchases for your professional development. I highly encourage you to purchase a subscription of Read it for me. Readitforme is my number 1 source to consume listening to book summaries.

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Strengths Finder 2.0 by Tom Rath



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Thou Shall Prosper by Rabbi Daniel Lapin



Business By the Book: The Complete Guide of Biblical Principles for the Workplace by Larry Burkett

Finding my Trail and Faith at Philmont by Steve Chase

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