Simon Sinek, author of Start with Why and Leaders Eat Last, has a simple message: People work better together than they do alone. In the form of an illustrated book filled with motivational quotes, Sinek tells the story of three kids who go on an adventure and learn the power of working together along the way. Sinek encourages readers to ask for help and calls on leaders to create workplaces that welcome trust and cooperation.
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Together Is Better
By Simon Sinek
September; Portfolio; $22
This article originally appeared in the November 2016 issue of SUCCESS magazine.
Chauncey Mabe is a freelance writer, book critic, and blogger in Miami, Fla. For 23 years he served as Book Editor and Senior Entertainment Writer at the Sun-Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale. He was Book Blogger for the Florida Center for the Literary Arts, the parent organization of Miami Book Fair International, from 2009 to 2012. He also blogs for the Betsy Hotel South Beach hotel, which sponsors literary events year round. His reviews and feature stories have appeared in publications such as the Toronto Globe & Mail, the Serving House Journal, Inspicio, the Palm Beach Arts Paper, the Baltimore Sun, the Juneau Empire, and the Chicago Tribune.