Catalog of Resources

The following is a list of recommendations for books, articles, videos, and podcasts for professional development.




Motivating Action/Inspiration/Human Capacity

Critical Thinking/Strategy

Time Management

Team Development

Personal Development

TED Talks & YouTube


Career Development

Motivation and Motivating Employees


Emotional Intelligence


  • Dare to Lead -  Conversations with change-catalysts, culture-shifters and more than a few troublemakers who are innovating, creating, and daring to lead.
  • The Future of Work - A weekly show where Jacob has in-depth discussions with senior executives and business leaders around the world on the future of work.
  • Take Command: A Dale Carnegie Podcast - Welcome to Take Command: A Dale Carnegie Podcast, where we seek to uncover what leadership means in today’s world. We’ll be sharing real-life insights into leadership - which in turn can help spark the next level of your growth as a leader.
  • Interruptions - Welcome to a new take on workplace learning and professional development. In this opinion-based podcast, we routinely grapple with the big questions that we all think about but too often hesitate to ask.
  • Lead to Win - Weekly leadership lessons for lasting success.
  • Career Talk: Learn - Grow - Thrive - Host Stephanie Dennis is on a mission to empower people to take control of their careers by offering holistic career advice.
  • The School of Greatness - The School of Greatness shares inspiring interviews from the most successful people on the planet—world-renowned leaders in business, entertainment, sports, science, health, and literature—to inspire YOU to unlock your inner greatness and live your best life.
  • TED Business - Every Monday, host Modupe Akinola of Columbia Business School presents the most powerful and surprising ideas that illuminate the business world. After the talk, you'll get a mini-lesson from Modupe on how to apply the ideas in your own life — because business evolves every day, and our ideas about it should, too.
  • Inside Personal Growth – With an archive of over 700+ podcasts, Inside Personal Growth connects people with authors of personal development books to hear directly from them on the wisdom and resources they offer to work through challenges, find new approaches, set goals, and pursue wellness.