Arturo Condo

President, EARTH University
Arturo Condo
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Manifesto for a Moral Revolution by Jacqueline Novogratz

“The reason to read was that I’ve known Jacquie for years, and she is a person I admire and love to hear/read from.

What I got from it was a distillation of an amazing leadership journey (her own) and key decision/design elements for my own leadership. Some of these I had already learned along my own leadership journey, and some were new insights. Truly enjoyed it.”

The Future We Choose: Surviving the Climate Crisis by Christiana Figueres and Tom Rivett-Carnac

“I admire Christiana, and like many, I still believe climate change is the largest crisis of this century for humanity.”

La Peste by Albert Camus

“Never read it before and am looking forward to it.”

Cien años de soledad by Gabriel García Márquez

“This is the third time I am reading this.”

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Explore our Author Talks series of interviews, this month’s best-selling business books prepared exclusively for McKinsey Publishing by NPD, and a collection of books by McKinsey authors on the management issues that matter, from leadership and talent to digital transformation, corporate finance, and more.

Valuation: Measuring and Managing the Value of Companies, 7th edition

At the crossroads of corporate strategy and finance lies valuation. This book enables everyone, from the budding professional to the seasoned manager, to excel at measuring and maximizing shareholder and company value.

Fast Times: How digital winners set direction, learn, and adapt

Winning in the digital age requires both lightning speed and thoughtful deliberation. Companies able to master this paradox are emerging as today's winners. Those that can't will be sold for parts.

Strategy Beyond the Hockey Stick

– The new book on how to beat the odds with a bold strategy

Acknowledgments

It takes a village to curate amazing lists from this rather busy group of leaders from all over the world. We would like to thank Nikhil Deogun, Mitra S. Kalita, Gabriella Stern, Rebecca Lowell Edwards, Steve Lipin, Sara Blask, Karen Wickre, Ailish Campbell, Anya Schiffrin, Tom Weber, Shernaz Daver, Jose Zamora, and Judi Mackey for their help.

Within McKinsey Global Publishing, Mike Borruso, Heather Byer, Philip Mathew, Louis Vizzi, Dan Redding, and Torea Frey were instrumental in making this year’s list come alive.

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