Here is a gift for the professional who enjoys reading – not one but two quick-read motivational books. Inspired to Lead and the follow-on book, Inspired to Succeed, offer a collection of 12 brief vignettes and the leadership lessons each story presents. The insights are practical and inspiring with a focus on real-world professional development. An executive coach, trainer and professional speaker, the author’s background includes director of human resources at Cornell University and in the private sector. This pair of unique books is a great addition to any leader’s library.