What CEOs are reading

1. "Extreme Productivity: Boost Your Results, Reduce Your Hours" by Robert C. Pozen; HarperBusiness, 304 pages ($27.99)

2. "Selling with Noble Purpose: How to Drive Revenue and Do Work That Makes You Proud" by Lisa Earle McLeod; John Wiley & Sons, 231 pages ($22.95)

3. "Story of Purpose: The Path to Creating a Brighter Brand, a Greater Company, and a Lasting Legacy" by Joey Reiman, John Wiley & Sons, 238 pages ($27.95)

4. "The $10 Trillion Prize: Captivating the Newly Affluent in China and India" by Michael J. Silverstein, Abheek Singhi, Carol Liao, David Michael and Simon Targett; Harvard Business Review Press, 336 pages ($30)

5. "Start at the End: How Companies Can Grow Bigger and Faster by Reversing Their Business Plan" by Dave Lavinsky; John Wiley & Sons, 240 pages ($22.95)

6. "Four Disciplines of Execution: Achieving Your Wildly Important Goals" by Chris McChesney, Sean Covey and Jim Huling; Free Press, 352 pages ($28)

7. "Energy Bus: 10 Rules to Fuel Your Life, Work, and Team with Positive Energy" by Jon Gordon; John Wiley & Sons, 192 pages ($21.95)

8. "Great by Choice: Uncertainty, Chaos, and Luck - Why Some Thrive Despite Them All" by Jim Collins and Morten T. Hansen; HarperBusiness, 320 pages ($29.99)

9. "Positive Dog: A Story about the Power of Positivity" by Jon Gordon; John Wiley & Sons, 128 pages ($16.95)

10. "Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action" by Simon Sinek; Portfolio, 256 pages ($15)

11. "Blah Blah Blah: What to Do When Words Don't Work" by Dan Roam; Portfolio, 368 pages ($29.95)

12. "Little Book of Talent: 52 Tips for Improving Your Skills" by Daniel Coyle; Bantam, 160 pages ($18)

13. "Train Your Brain for Success: Read Smarter, Remember More, and Break Your Own Records" by Roger Seip; John Wiley & Sons, 238 pages ($24.95)

14. "The Leader Who Had No Title: A Modern Fable on Real Success in Business and in Life" by Robin Sharma; Free Press, 224 pages ($15)

15. "Bargaining for Advantage: Negotiation Strategies for Reasonable People" by G. Richard Shell; Penguin Books, 320 pages ($17)

16. "Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else in Business" by Patrick Lencioni; Jossey-Bass, 240 pages ($27.95)

17. "The Go-Giver: A Little Story about a Powerful Business Idea" by Bob Burg and John David Mann; Portfolio, 144 pages ($21.95)

18. "Beating the Global Odds: Successful Decision-Making in a Confused and Troubled World" by Paul A. Laudicina; John Wiley & Sons, 206 pages ($34.95)

19. "From Values to Action: The Four Principles of Values-Based Leadership" by Harry M. Jansen Kraemer; Jossey-Bass, 224 pages ($27.95)

20. "The Quest: Energy, Security and the Remaking of the Modern World" by Daniel Yergin; Penguin Press, 816 pages ($37.95)

21. "The Art of Woo: Using Strategic Persuasion to Sell Your Ideas" by G. Richard Shell and Mario Moussa; Penguin Books, 320 pages ($16)

22. "Icarus Deception: How High Will You Fly?" by Seth Godin; Portfolio, 256 pages ($24.95)

23. "Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die" by Chip Heath and Dan Heath; Random House, 291 pages ($26)

24. "Inbound Marketing: Get Found Using Google, Social Media, and Blogs" by Brian Halligan and Dharmesh Shah; John Wiley & Sons, 256 pages ($24.95)

25. "It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership" by Colin Powell and Tony Koltz; Harper, 304 pages ($27.99)