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What is Read & Lead?


Read & Lead is a program for students and staff to further develop their personal leadership knowledge by reading contemporary leadership books.  Participants sign up to read the selected book and then attend a complimentary lunch in Couch Cafeteria to discuss the reading. 

"LOVE WORKS: Seven Timeless Principles for Effective Leaders"
 Joel Manby, Author -- OU LEADER SUMMIT SPEAKER 2015!!

When Joel Manby appeared on Undercover Boss, the overwhelming response of viewers around the world proved how hungry they were for such a unique approach to leadership.

How does the program work?
Once the book is announced you will come by OMU 253 – bring a $5 deposit with you.  
You will put your $5 in an envelope, sign up for your selected discussion lunch and pick up your book.  
Book discussion lunch options: Wed., Nov. 19 or Thurs., Nov. 20
When you attend the lunch discussion – you get your $5 back!  
It’s that easy!!

The books tend to go quickly so you’ll want to come by as soon as the book is announced!

Other books read during fall 2014:
"Serve to be Great" - Matt Tenney, Author

Books read during 2013-14
"Leaders Eat Last" - Simon Sinek, Author
"Unthink: Rediscover Your Creative Genius" - Erik Wahl, Author and Artist
"The Red Rubber Ball at Work" - Kevin Carroll, Author