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How to Own the Room, by Viv Groskop

How to Own the Room could do for public speaking what Working Girl did for women’s career dreams in the 80s: it’s a masterclass in self belief.

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How to be Right … in a world gone wrong, by James O’Brien

Think of How to be Right as the commonsense approach to living in a world that’s changing faster than we know how to keep up.

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Everyday Enlightenment, by His Holiness the Gyalwang Drukpa

This book doesn’t claim to make you a better business leader, but will make you reconsider what you believe about success and survival.

Predictably Irrational, by Dan Ariely

People are more likely to take risks when they feel sexy – this may be news to no-one, but research by economic behaviourist Dan Ariely shows just why ‘sex sells’.