It isn’t easy to keep up with the business world. Every day something alters and switches. We all feel the same pressure. Even our team at Fortify Consultants do. But, don’t worry, we do unwind and relax.
Whether it’s reading a book on a commute or tuning into a podcast, we love getting to know the ins and outs of business.
This time is vital and offers you a chance to refresh your outlook and discover new viewpoints. To help, we’ve listed our favourite books and podcasts to give you inspiration as you expand your business horizons.
A Sunday Times Bestseller and translated into 33 languages, if you haven’t read this yet put it on your list. Comedian and writer Adam Kay dips into his time on the front line of the NHS. Funny, inspiring and utterly eye-opening, it’s real-life and death.
If you need someone to describe what it takes to break through a multitude of boundaries, David Goggins is your man. From a nightmare childhood to becoming one of the world’s leading endurance athletes, he describes how anyone can reach their potential.
Thrust into the world of management at the tender age of 25, Julie Zhuo explains how she coped and how you can too. Hiring and firing, gaining respect and asking the difficult questions are all covered. Her practical advice is perfect for any budding or new manager.
Released in January 2019, this book is a great guide to how people break through barriers and excel. Jean Case’s five principles provide inspiration and a fresh take on changemakers who have previously cleared the path for us in today’s world.
Begin with his previous work or start with the latest podcast, it’s hard to find fault in his refreshing take on life, business and more. For a boost of motivation and the inside track from industry professionals, GaryVee can help.
Bruce Daisley’s book Job for Life is a UK top ten bestseller which ties in nicely with his podcast. Providing you with insight from scientists and industry experts, you can learn how to make work better and improve productivity each day.
Award-winning podcaster Farnoosh Torabi has led the way with her financial and business-centric awareness. Growth for your business can come from within, and that’s described through a vast array of podcasts with influential women and men across the world.
As part of the Boss Project, the Strategy Hour Podcast is an uplifting look at modern business, strategies and what it takes to improve your work life balance. Get your focus back with this motivational American-based podcast.