OPD Training Room

There are a selection of reading material in the OPD training room for reference and information located at OPD Training room, level 2, The Tower Building.

Library & Learning Centre

There is now the following sub-section of professional development books at the main campus library.

From the table below are a selection of recommended material from some OPD facilitators.  They are all available on loan from the University of Dundee Library. 

TitleAuthorISBN no.

100 Greatest Ideas For Effective Leadership Management

John Adair

1-84112-140-1

Action Learning for Managers

Mike Pedler

978-0-566-088630-6

Better than before

Gretchin Rubin

978-1-444-76901-2

Developing Transferable Skills - Success in research

Pam Denicolo & Julie Reeves

978-1-4462-6034-0

Do More Great Work

Michael Bungay Stanier

978-0-7611-5644-4

Getting a PhD

John A. Finn

978-0-415-34498-2

Good to Great

Jim Collins

978-0-712-67609-0

How to Influence and persuade

Jo Owen

978-0-273-777679-6

It’s not a Glass Ceiling

Rebecca Shambaugh

978-0-0714939-49

Making Coaching work: Creating a Coaching Culture

David Clutterbuck

978-1-84398-074-2

Mentoring Pocketbook (3rd edition)

Geof Alred & Bob Garvey

978-1906-610203

Our Iceberg is Melting: Changing and Succeeding Under Any Conditions

J. Kotter

978-0399563911

Quiet Leadership, Six Steps to Transforming Performance at Work

David Rock

978-0-06-083591-0

Resilience

Liggy Webb

978-0-857-08387-6

Rework

Jason Fried & David Heinemeier -Hansson

978-0-09-192978-7

Social Intelligence

Daniel Goleman

978-0-099-46492-1

Start with why: how great leaders inspire everyone to take action.

S. Sinek

978- 8928615810

The Back of the Napkin

Dan Roam

978-981-4382-24-3

The Mentoring Manual

Julie Starr

978-1-292-01789-1

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People

S. R. Covey

978-0-684-85839-5

The Talent Wave

David Cutterbuck

978-0-7494-5697-9

Who Moved My Cheese: An Amazing Way to Deal With Change in Your Work and in Your Life

S. Johnson

978-0-09-181697-1

Working with Emotional Intelligence

Daniel Goleman

0-553-84023-1