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CTRG Publications

CTRG is proud to present the following publications used in their exclusive training programs:

  • Growing Core Teams -- a 12-session course book-(follow link for synopsis)
  • Core Team Impact! -- a 7-session course book
  • Industrial Strength Solutions -- a 12-session course designed to create great teams who work well
  • Leadership Investment -- a 12 session discussion-centered learning experience based upon Leadership Is -- for your organization's pace setters
  • Leadership Initiatives Archive - back copies of our newsletter

These publications are available exclusively through the training programs offered by CTRG.

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Outside Publications

Part of our people investment strategy is encouragement for growth in multiple disciplines. To assist in the development of the person, CTRG recommends the following leadership, productivity, and business-related books. In association with, we are pleased to offer them at discounts ranging from 10% to 30% off list price. Just click any link below to go to Amazon to order.

cover A Journey into the Heroic Environment, Rob Lebow

Acres of Diamonds, Russell H. Conwell

April 1865 - The Month that Saved America, Jay Winik

Boomers, Xers, and Other Strangers, Dr. Rick and Kathy Hicks

cover Built to Last : Successful Habits of..., James C. Collins & Jerry I. Porras

Corporate Lifecycles : How and Why Corporations Grow and Die and What to Do About It, Ichak Adizes

Doctor Hudson's Secret Journal, Lloyd C. Douglas

cover Don't Worry, Make Money: Spiritual and Practical Ways to Create Abundance and More Fun in Your Life, Richard Carlson

Enthusiasm Makes the Difference, Norman Vincent Peale


Flags of our Fathers , James Bradly with Ron Powers

cover Fish! A Remarkable way to Boost Morale and Improve Results, Stephen C. Lundin, Ph.D, et. al.

Flight of the Buffalo : Soaring to..., James A. Belasco and Ralph C. Stayer

cover Free Prize Inside: The Next Big Marketing Idea, Seth Godin

Free to Choose : A Personal Statement, Milton & Rose Friedman

Getting to Yes, Roger Fisher, et. al.

Go Getter : A Story That Tells You How..., Peter B. Kyne

Good to Great, Jim Collins

Guide to Financial Independence , Charles Schwab

Health Care Managers in Transition :..., Wendy Leebov

How I Raised Myself from Failure to Success in Selling,by Frank Bettger

coverHow to Stop Worrying and Start Living, Dale Carnegie

coverHow to Win Friends and Influence People, Dale Carnegie

John Adams , David McCullough

Leadership , Rudolph W. Giuliani

coverLeadership Is an Art, Max Depree

Leadership Jazz, Max Depree

cover Leadership Lessons from the Civil War :..., Tom Wheeler

Leading the Revolution , Gary Hamel


Lincoln on Leadership : Executive Strategies for Tough Times, Donald T. Phillips

Lincoln Stories for Leaders, Abraham Lincoln, Donald T. Phillips (Compiler)

Lincoln's Virtues: An Ethical Biography, William Lee Miller

Organizing Genius : The Secrets of... , Warren Bennis

Positioning : The Battle for Your Mind, Al Ries & Jack Trout

cover Purple Cow : Transform Your Business by Being Remarkable, Seth Godin

Rediscovering American Values : The..., Dick DeVos

Secrets of a CEO Coach , D.A. Benton

Shepherd Leadership: Wisdom for Leaders from Psalm 23 , Blaine McCormick & David Davenport

Simplicity - The New Competitive Advantage , Bill Jensen

Straight from the CEO , G. William Dauphinais & Colin Price

Stronger Than Steel (Wayne Alderson) , R.C. Sproul

Style - Toward Clarity and Grace, Joseph M. Williams

Team-Building Activities for Every Group, Alanna Jones

Teamwork and Teamplay : Games and..., Sivasailam "Thiagi" Thiagarahan and Glenn Parker

The 22 Immutable Laws of Marketing, Al Ries & Jack Trout

The Art of War, Sun Tzu, James Clavell (Editor)

The Book of Virtues : A Treasury of..., William J. Bennett

The Broken Hearth, William J. Bennett

The Death of Outrage, William J. Bennett

The Deming Management Method, Mary Walton

The De-Valuing of America : The Fight..., William J. Bennett

coverThe Emotional Intelligence Quickbook, Dr. Travis Bradberry and Dr. Jean Greaves

The Fifth Discipline : The Art and..., Peter M. Senge

The Fifth Discipline Fieldbook :..., Peter M. Senge

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable, Patrick Lencioni

The Five Temptations of a CEO: A Leadership Fable, Patrick Lencioni

The Leadership Challenge, James Kouses and Barry Posner

The Leadership Engine, Noel M. Tichy

The Leadership Genius of George W. Bush, Carolyn B. Thompson and James W. Ware

The Magic of Thinking Big, David J. Schwartz, Ph.D.

The Most Brilliant Thoughts of All Time, John M. Shanahan

The Overload Syndrome , Richard A. Swenson

coverThe One Minute Manager , Kenneth Blanchard

The Political Writings of John Adams, George W. Carey, Editor

The Richest Man in Babylon, George S. Clason

The Road to Serfdom, F.A. Hayek

The Secret of Success, R.C. Allen

The Servant: A Simple Story About the True Essence of Leadershipcover, James C. Hunter

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make A Big Difference, Malcolm Gladwell

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Steven Covey

cover The Wisdom of Teams : Creating the High-Performance Organization, Jon R. Katzenbach, Douglas K. Smith

The 12 Truths about Surviving and Succeeding in the Office: *and Some of them Aren't Very Nice, Karen Randall

The 77 Habits of Highly Ineffective People, Jim Becker

There's No Place Like Work , Brian C. Robertson

Think Like a Champion , Mike Shanahan

cover Tuesdays with Morrie, Mitch Albom



Vulgarians at the Gate: ... Raising the Standards of Popular Culture , Steve Allen


Whale Done! The Power of Positive Relationships , Kenneth Blanchard

When Character Was King: A Story of Ronald Reagan , Peggy Noonan

Why Our Children Can't Read , Diane McGuinness, Ph.D.

cover Who Moved My Cheese?, Spencer Johnson, M.D.

You Can If You Think You Can , Norman Vincent Peale

Your Personality Tree , Florence Littauer






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