So it's that time of year again when the holiday season is upon us. The anticipation levels of that much-needed family break is high. After a busy year of deadlines, endless meetings and being pulled in all directions, such as break is well deserved.
No matter how much accounting or finance field experience you may have, there is always something new to learn about the ever-changing business world.
There are many secrets to the success of a modern finance leader and business leaders, however, what most have in common is the thirst for knowledge and self-development.
Reading opens up the shared knowledge of mankind that reaches far beyond our day to day reach. No matter how many degrees and certifications you may have, books present us with the opportunity to learn more and continue our education.
“If you cannot read all your books…fondle them — peer into them, let them fall open where they will, read from the first sentence that arrests the eye, set them back on the shelves with your own hands, arrange them on your own plan so that you at least know where they are. Let them be your friends; let them, at any rate, be your acquaintances.”
latest books to read this summer
To make life easy we have listed the top 12 books CFO's are reading this summer and put a handy link where you can purchase online.
Top Business books CFO's are reading
1. Mission in a Bottle: The Honest Guide to Doing Business Differently and Succeeding, by Seth Goldman, Barry Nalebuff