Graham Duncan

14 Graham Duncan Recommended Books

Graham Duncan is an experienced entrepreneur and investor. He has a passion for technology and has been involved in the software industry since the late 90s. He is an investor in many successful startups and technology companies, and is a strong advocate for the use of technology to create sustainable solutions for businesses and communities. He is also a board member of several charitable organisations, and is committed to making a positive contribution to the world.

14 Books recommended by Graham Duncan

Tribal Leadership

Tribal Leadership

Leveraging Natural Groups to Build a Thriving Organization

Author :Dave Logan

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"Has looked at thousands of organizations and puts them into categories." - Graham Duncan [Source]

A Mind at Home with Itself

A Mind at Home with Itself

How Asking Four Questions Can Free Your Mind, Open Your Heart, and Turn Your World Around

Author :Byron Katie

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Graham Duncan mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

Changing on the Job

Changing on the Job

Developing Leaders for a Complex World

Author :Jennifer Garvey Berger

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"For people interested in learning more about [Robert Kegan's adult development] model, I recommend [this book]." - Graham Duncan [Source]

The Whole-Brain Child

The Whole-Brain Child

12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child's Developing Mind

Author :Daniel J. Siegel

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Graham Duncan mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

The Highly Sensitive Person

The Highly Sensitive Person

How to Thrive When the World Overwhelms You

Author :Elaine N. Aron

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Graham Duncan mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

Making Sense of People

Making Sense of People

The Science of Personality Differences

Author :Samuel Barondes

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"Has had a big impact on my thinking, and I sometimes give a copy to people in the midst of hiring someone or even deciding whether to get engaged." - Graham Duncan [Source]

The Tools

The Tools

Transform Your Problems into Courage, Confidence, and Creativity

Author :Phil Stutz

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"[Has] a bunch of good hacks in there that I like." - Graham Duncan [Source]

The Aspirational Investor

The Aspirational Investor

Taming the Markets to Achieve Your Life's Goals

Author :Ashvin B. Chhabra

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"I really like this somewhat obscure book [by the guy] who runs Jim Simons’ family office." - Graham Duncan [Source]

In Over Our Heads

In Over Our Heads

The Mental Demands of Modern Life

Author :Robert Kegan

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"Argues adults develop—and make sense of reality—in five discrete phases." - Graham Duncan [Source]

Finite and Infinite Games

Finite and Infinite Games

Author :James Carse

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"I like [this book] which has been going around a lot." - Graham Duncan [Source]

Discover Your Inner Economist

Discover Your Inner Economist

Use Incentives to Fall in Love, Survive Your Next Meeting, and Motivate Your Dentist

Author :Tyler Cowen

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"Talks about cultural billionaires." - Graham Duncan [Source]

The Culture Code

The Culture Code

The Secrets of Highly Successful Groups

Author :Daniel Coyle

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"[The author looks] at a bunch of different cultures. Pixar, Navy SEALs, [etc...] And he’s looking for patterns among what makes people disproportionately effective as a culture." - Graham Duncan [Source]

The Advantage

The Advantage

Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else In Business

Author :Patrick Lencioni

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"I vote for [this book (as best business book of all time)]." - Graham Duncan [Source]

Breakfast at the Victory

Breakfast at the Victory

The Mysticism of Ordinary Experience

Author :James Carse

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Graham Duncan mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

FAQs

Q1: What kind of books does Graham Duncan recommend?

Duncan-Cortez's book choices often revolve around leadership, resilience, and cultivating a growth mindset. He frequently recommends books like 'Dare to Lead' by Brené Brown, which emphasizes vulnerability and courage in leadership.

Absolutely! Duncan-Cortez often suggests books like 'Mindset' by Carol S. Dweck, which explores the power of a growth mindset in achieving personal and professional success.

Graham Duncan typically updates his book recommendations on a monthly basis.

Graham Duncan carefully selects books he believes are worth reading and recommends them based on his opinion of the book's plot, characters, and overall quality.