Audio Books

    The audio books below are sold through Berrett-Koehler, however we have a number of audio books that are sold through other outlets. To see a list of those books, click here .

    El corazón del liderazgo

    What makes for a truly exceptional leader? Certainly, leaders need people skills, execution skills, a deep knowledge of i...

    Compassionate Counterterrorism

    Islamist terrorism is not about religion, says Leena Al Olaimy, an Arab Muslim, Dalai Lama Fellow, and social entrepreneu...

    The B Corp Handbook, Second Edition

    “This book shows how using business as a force for good, not just pursuing short-term profits, can be better for consumer...

    Win the Heart

    Employee engagement is shockingly low—but it’s not an employee problem; it’s a leadership problem. Bestselling author Mar...

    Bedtime Stories for Managers

    In forty-two succinct, surprising essays, legendary scholar Henry Mintzberg brings management down from the clouds and on...

    The Critical Few

    Without a deep understanding of your company's culture, any change effort you undertake will fail. Bestselling author Jon...

    Dig Your Heels In

    What if you could transform your company from the inside out? Biased, male-dominated corporate cultures have forced far t...

    The Law of Small Things

    We are living in a time when dishonesty and duplicity are common in our public institutions, our workplaces, and even in ...

    Safe Enough to Soar (Audio)

    Bestselling authors and renowned diversity consultants Fred Miller and Judith Katz bring their long-awaited new book that...

    Decolonizing Wealth (Audio)

    Decolonizing Wealth is a provocative analysis of the dysfunctional colonial dynamics at play in philanthropy and finance....

    Dare to Serve (Audio)

    The expanded and revised edition of Dare to Serve answers the question How do you transform an ailing company into an ind...

    Turning People into Teams (Audio)

    Collaborative strategies work when they're designed by teams—where each person is heard, valued, and held accountable. Th...

    Invisible Martyrs (Audio)

    “This is an extraordinary book, written by an extraordinary woman. Qazi is a master storyteller, capturing the emotion as...

    Building a Successful Social Venture (Audio)

    This is the first book on creating and running a social enterprise to combine theoretical discussions with current cases ...

    Why People Don’t Believe You… (Audio)

    For some of us, projecting confidence and credibility is second nature. For the rest of us, it seems like a foreign langu...

    Safe Enough to Soar

    Bestselling authors and renowned diversity consultants Fred Miller and Judith Katz bring their long-awaited new book that...

    Dare to Serve

    The expanded and revised edition of Dare to Serve answers the question How do you transform an ailing company into an ind...

    Citizen Capitalism

    Top Cornell law professor Lynn Stout and her coauthors Tamara Belinfanti and Sergio Gramitto offer a visionary but practi...

    Convinced!

    Competence does not speak for itself! You can’t simply display it; you have to draw people’s attention to it. World-renow...

    The Future of Packaging

    Tom Szaky sets out to do the impossible – eliminate all waste. This book paints a future of a “circular economy” that rel...

    Trust (Audio)

    Is entrepreneurship even possible in developing countries?

    Understanding Government Contract Law

    The only government contract law textbook to outline both practice and theory in simple, clear English for beginners.

    Invisible Martyrs

    “This is an extraordinary book, written by an extraordinary woman. Qazi is a master storyteller, capturing the emotion as...

    The Five Legends

    Drawing on 30 years of helping families, this profound fable by the Anasazi Foundation illustrates the true anguish of co...

    Decolonizing Wealth

    Decolonizing Wealth is a provocative analysis of the dysfunctional colonial dynamics at play in philanthropy and finance....

    Leadership and Self-Deception

    This third edition of an international bestseller—over 2 million copies sold worldwide and translated into 33 languages—d...

    Erasing Institutional Bias

    All humans have bias, and as a result, so do the institutions we build. Internationally sought after diversity consultant...

    Help Them Grow or Watch Them Go

    The new edition of the bestselling employee development classic includes advice on engagement and retention in today’s mo...

    Building a Successful Social Venture

    This is the first book on creating and running a social enterprise to combine theoretical discussions with current cases ...

    Why People Don’t Believe You…

    For some, projecting confidence and credibility is second nature. For others, it seems like a foreign language they’ll ne...

    Turning People into Teams

    "Project and team leaders, do yourself a favor and make this book required reading by each member of your team!" —HR Prof...

    Going Horizontal

    For every company like Zappos that has achieved the Utopia of an egalitarian business model, there are thousands that rem...

    The Sustainable State

    The free-market, limited-government development model has been an ecological and social disaster for the developing world...

    The Long-Distance Leader (Audio)

    Learn how to guide, motivate and inspire your team, whether you're an hour away or an ocean away.

    Building Resilience with Appreciative Inquiry  (Audio)

    How to build more resilient and sustainable organizations and leaders

    Your Happiness Was Hacked

    “Technology is a great servant but a terrible master. This is the most important book ever written about one of the most ...

    Community

    The expanded and revised edition of Community tackles the hysteric rise of isolation and fear in a digitally interconnect...

    On the Brink of Everything

    From beloved bestselling author Parker J. Palmer (Let Your Life Speak) comes a beautiful book of meditations and reflecti...

    Humble Leadership

    Bestselling author and father of organizational culture studies, Edgar Schein and Peter Schein trail-blaze with a creativ...

    Trust

    Is entrepreneurship even possible in developing countries?

    The Influence Effect (Audio)

    How can women take hold of their personal power and be the boss of their destinies?

    The Magic of Tiny Business

    In The Magic of Tiny Business, by ECOBAGS® founder and pioneering green business champion, Sharon Rowe shows entrepreneur...

    The Long-Distance Leader

    Leadership First, Locations Second. As more organizations adopt a remote workforce, the challenges of leading at a distan...

    Can Finance Save the World?

    + Author speaks 2 times a month at major conferences including: ♣ World Economic Forum meeting at Davos ♣ World Policy C...

    Stand up to Stigma

    Learn how you can undo the processes and effects of stigma

    The Innovation Code

    Innovation comes from creative tension, not harmonious interaction, says “Dean of Innovation” Jeff DeGraff. He identifies...

    The Mood Elevator

    Positive psychology and organizational guru Larry Senn shows readers how allowing room for your mood swings rather than s...

    Up Is Not the Only Way

    Bestselling author Beverly Kaye (Love ’Em or Lose ’Em—700,000 copies sold), joins coauthors Lynn Cowart and Lindy William...

    The Influence Effect

    Everything that we’ve been told about women succeeding in the workplace—from leaning in to throwing out the idea of being...

    The Memo

    America’s poor, working poor, and middle class are in a waiting game they cannot win. Jobs will not come, times will not ...

    Capitalists Arise! (Audio)

    Listen to how capitalists can end income inequality.

    Completing Capitalism (Audio)

    Listen to how Capitalism can heal the world.

    How You Learn Is How You Live (Audio)

    Does deep learning really stop after college?

    The New Leadership Literacies

    Our future will be radically decentralized, digitized, and disrupted. Leaders will need more than just skills to survive....

    Stop Guessing

    Get to the right answer quickly and effectively.

    The Millennial Myth

    Unlocking and harnessing modern talent will be the key to survival in the future. Are you prepared to lead?

    Completing Capitalism

    Capitalism can heal the world. If we want it to.

    Communicate Like a Leader

    Is it true that people don't leave their organization, they leave their boss?

    Breaking Through Gridlock

    Use the power of authentic conversations to get create a better world.

    How You Learn Is How You Live

    Does deep learning really stop after college?

    Ask Outrageously!

    Are you asking for what you want or just taking what you are given? Chances are, it’s the latter. Linda Swindling will te...

    Capitalists Arise!

    Capitalists really can help end income inequality.

    The Transformational Consumer

    Do your customers trust you to help them fulfill their needs and desires?

    Pacing for Growth

    Find the perfect balance between growth and sustainability

    Crunch Time

    Can you throw strikes under pressure in the workplace?

    Awakening Compassion at Work

    Renowned scholars and consultants Monica Worline and Jane Dutton offer a new argument for compassion in organizations, sh...

    The Revolution Where You Live

    Are you looking for change beyond your own backyard?

    The Five Thieves of Happiness

    Have your banished your happiness thieves today?

    A Leadership Kick in the Ass

    Did you boss tell you to stop brown-nosing?

    Culture Crossing

    What nice hand gesture in your country can get you in trouble in another?

    The Referral of a Lifetime (Audio)

    How does cultivating authentic, personal business relationships make traditional marketing obsolete?

    From Crisis to Calling (Audio)

    We are often confronted with choices where morality and pragmatism seem to be at odds. In these situations leaders are su...

    Breaking the Trust Barrier (Audio)

    For the members of the US Air Force Thunderbirds, trust is literally a matter of life and death.

    You Are What You Believe (Audio)

    Would you like to identify and understand the self-limiting beliefs that lead to painful behavior?

    Shakti Leadership (Audio)

    Reaching into ancient spiritual and mythical teachings, Nilima Bhat and Raj Sisodia revive a feminine archetype of leader...

    Entrepreneurs in Every Generation (Audio)

    How do you nurture and develop the entrepreneurial spirit in all the generations of a family firm?

    The Vanishing American Corporation (Audio)

    We love to criticize corporate behavior, but honestly, what would the world be like without them? That may be where we're...

    The Outward Mindset (Audio)

    To change what we do, we first need to change how we see and relate to the world.

    The Laws of Lifetime Growth (Audio)

    What key can you turn to unlock your greatest abilities, to unleash your capacity to grow?

    The Shareholder Action Guide

    How can shareholders make a difference for social good?

    Leading with Character and Competence

    Is leadership a question of character or competence?

    The Leadership Genius of Julius Caesar

    How can leaders inspire passionate loyalty from their followers?

    You Are What You Believe

    Would you like to identify and understand the self-limiting beliefs that lead to painful behavior?

    The Gift of Anger

    How can you be strategic with your outrage?

    Mobilized (Audio)

    Everybody knows mobile is the future, and every business wants in, but what are the elements of mobile success?

    Building the Future (Audio)

    How can leaders innovate across industry boundaries, to make truly big inventions and discoveries?

    Online Marketing for Busy Authors (Audio)

    There has truly never been a better time to be an author. For the first time, you have direct access to your readers via ...

    Fiercely You

    How can you find your most fabulous self?

    Negotiating the Impossible (Audio)

    Harvard professor (and negotiation consultant advisor to organizations around the world) Deepak Malhotra shows how to def...

    Humble Consulting (Audio)

    In his new book, bestelling author and professor emeritus at the MIT Sloan School of Management, Edgar Schein, outlines t...

    Leadership Lessons from a UPS Driver (Audio)

    What can a UPS driver teach you about leadership?

    How Performance Management Is Killing Performance--and What to Do About It (Audio)

    If performance management doesn't work-- what can your company do to improve performance?

    Mastering the New Media Landscape (Audio)

    What's the secret to getting discovered in the new media landscape?

    Breaking the Trust Barrier

    For the members of the US Air Force Thunderbirds, trust is literally a matter of life and death.

    From Crisis to Calling

    We are often confronted with choices where morality and pragmatism seem to be at odds. In these situations leaders are su...

    Shakti Leadership

    Reaching into ancient spiritual and mythical teachings, Nilima Bhat and Raj Sisodia revive a feminine archetype of leader...

    Mobilized

    Everybody knows mobile is the future, and every business wants in, but what are the elements of mobile success?

    Online Marketing for Busy Authors

    There has truly never been a better time to be an author. For the first time, you have direct access to your readers via ...

    Building the Future

    How can leaders innovate across industry boundaries, to make truly big inventions and discoveries?

    Negotiating the Impossible

    Bestselling author and Harvard Business School professor Deepak Malhotra shows how to tackle even the most difficult, dea...

    Leadership Lessons from a UPS Driver

    What can I UPS driver teach you about leadership?

    The Vanishing American Corporation

    We love to criticize corporate behavior, but honestly, what would the world be like without them? That may be where we're...

    Entrepreneurs in Every Generation

    How do you nurture and develop the entrepreneurial spirit in all the generations of a family firm?

    The 3 Gaps

    What's holding you back from making the biggest difference you can make?

    The Reunited States of America

    How can we change our political process, when the government is being held hostage by poisonous partisan gridlock?

    Mastering the New Media Landscape

    What's the secret to getting discovered in the new media landscape?

    When Money Talks

    We’re no longer conducting elections, we’re holding auctions. How can we return free speech to the people, not the bigge...

    Doing the Right Things Right

    Laura Stack, aka The Productivity Pro®, offers an up-to-date guide packed with advice to help busy executives make sure t...

    The Multicultural Mind

    How can an organization leverage its people with multiple cultural experiences?

    A Crowdfunder's Strategy Guide (Audio)

    What does crowdfunding have to do with building the business of your dreams?

    What Great Service Leaders Know & Do (Audio)

    The service sector has grown to become 80% of the US economy, yet it's poised for a revolution in personalization, big da...

    The Positive Organization (Audio)

    Continuing his groundbreaking work in Positive Organizational Scholarship, Robert Quinn (bestselling author of Deep Chang...

    The Genius of Opposites (Audio)

    Bestselling author Jennifer Kahnweiler (Quiet Influence and The Introverted Leader—over 20,000 copies sold each) offers a...

    Lift (Audio)

    Leading scholars Ryan W. Quinn and Robert E. Quinn marshal both scientific research and personal experience to show how y...

    Intelligent Disobedience (Audio)

    They say the rules are made to be broken. But which rules? When should you break them? And how do you do it? Ira Chaleff ...

    The Sisters Are Alright (Audio)

    Everyone seems to have an opinion about American black women—they need to get married, change their hair, act like “ladie...

    Work Reimagined

    How can you find your true calling-- at any stage of life?

    What Great Service Leaders Know & Do

    How can companies design a strategy to compete with the fast-growing, complex service sector?

    The Genius of Opposites

    Can introverts and extroverts really appreciate each other and work together to achieve more?

    The Ecology of Law

    What can our legal system do to contribute to solving the great crises of our times?

    The Daily Edge

    What tricks can you use on a daily basis to maintain your business edge?

    Collaboration Begins with You

    Bestselling author Ken Blanchard and his coauthors bring his signature “business parable” style to a critical skill for t...

    Refire! Don't Retire (Audio)

    How can retirement be less about winding down, and more about carrying out new dreams?

    Appreciative Inquiry (Audio)

    Would you like a concise introduction to a practice that focuses on building strengths rather than fixing weaknesses?

    The Nonviolence Handbook (Audio)

    What will convince people that nonviolence is not the path of the weak but the path of the strong?

    Your Leadership Story (Audio)

    How can you better understand the dynamic ways your leadership effects others?

    Chess Not Checkers (Audio)

    What if the difference between leaders and managers is that leaders play a different mental game?

    Leadership for a Fractured World (Audio)

    As a leader, how can you heal wounds, resolve conflicts, and break down boundaries?

    You Unstuck (Audio)

    What's keeping you trapped, unable to move forward in work or life?

    The B Corp Handbook (Audio)

    How can your business help create global change by redefining success?

    Walk Out Walk On (Audio)

    How can someone "walk out" of limiting beliefs and "walk on" to create healthy, resilient communities?

    Let's Stop Meeting Like This (Audio)

    Is it possible to hold meetings that actually maximize productivity?

    The Idea-Driven Organization (Audio)

    Some businesses use front line worker ideas to help profits skyrocket- how do they do it?

    Chess Not Checkers

    The ever-increasing complexity we face requires a new way to think and work. To effectively lead an organization, bestsel...

    Hello Stay Interviews Goodbye Talent Loss

    The latest offering from the bestselling duo of Bev Kaye and Sharon Jordan-Evans—who have sold over 800,000 copies of the...

    Intelligent Disobedience

    What if your employees used their initiative to actively prevent mistakes and lapses from happening?

    Bridging the Values Gap

    How can values really come from a grassroots employee culture instead of being ignored as dictates from management?

    The Disciplined Leader

    How can you focus on the 20% of activities which drive 80% of results?

    Hidden Strengths

    What if there's a better way to grow, than relying on your strengths or fixing your weaknesses?

    Pro-Voice

    Are you tired of polarized discussion of controversial issues, and wanting more focus on healing and problem-solving?

    Your Leadership Story

    How can you better understand the dynamic ways your leadership effects others?

    You Unstuck

    What's keeping you trapped, unable to move forward in work or life?

    The Nonviolence Handbook

    What will convince people that nonviolence is not the path of the weak but the path of the strong?

    Refire! Don't Retire

    How can retirement be less about winding down, and more about carrying out new dreams?

    Leadership for a Fractured World

    As a leader, how can you heal wounds, resolve conflicts, and break down boundaries?

    The Idea-Driven Organization

    Some businesses use front line worker ideas to help profits skyrocket- how do they do it?

    Let's Stop Meeting Like This

    Is it possible to hold meetings that actually maximize productivity?

    The Best of the Thom Hartmann Program Volume I (Audio)

    American democracy's historical roots and present imperiled health.

    The Best of the Thom Hartmann Program Volume II (Audio)

    Historical perspective on ripped-from-the-headlines current events.

    Lift

    How can you be a force of positivity in every aspect of your life?

    Creating Personal Presence

    Bestselling author (Communicate with Confidence!, over 160,000 copies sold) Dianna Booher takes the mystery out of creati...

    Walk Out Walk On

    How can someone "walk out" of limiting beliefs and "walk on" to create healthy, resilient communities?

    The Introverted Leader

    As an introvert, do you feel excluded, overlooked, or misunderstood in the workplace?

    Cracking the Code (Audio)

    Do you want the political communication skills necessary to fight back against right-wing propaganda?

    Trauma Stewardship

    Speaker, trainer and community organizer Van Dernoot Lipsky provides this guide to trauma stewardship, a practice through...