As we approach the end of February, it's a good time for executives to reflect on their personal and professional goals for the year ahead and there are plenty of great books, TV shows, movies, and podcasts out there that can help you do just that. With that in mind, here are our top picks for the best books, TV shows, movies, and podcasts that executives should consume as we come to the end of February.



No Rules Rules: Netflix and the Culture of Reinvention

"No Rules Rules: Netflix and the Culture of Reinvention" by Reed Hastings and Erin Meyer - This book offers insights into the unique corporate culture at Netflix, which has helped the company become one of the most successful and innovative companies in the world.

Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don't Know

"Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don't Know" by Adam Grant - Grant's latest book explores the importance of rethinking our assumptions and beliefs in order to continually learn and grow.

The Practice: Shipping Creative Work

"The Practice: Shipping Creative Work" by Seth Godin - A practical guide to overcoming the challenges of creative work and bringing innovative ideas to fruition. For executives looking to foster a culture of innovation and creativity within their organizations, "The Practice" offers valuable lessons and actionable advice.


TV Shows:


"Succession" - This HBO series focuses on the Roy family, a wealthy and dysfunctional media dynasty, and the power struggles that ensue as patriarch Logan Roy considers who will take over the family business. Succession season 4 will premiere on March 26, 2023, at 9 p.m. ET on HBO.


“Shrinking” - This Apple+ When a therapist grieving the loss of his wife starts to speak his mind to his clients, he breaks with convention and ethics, resulting in profound changes to their lives - and his own. Watch now on Apple TV+.

Shark Tank

"Shark Tank" - This popular reality show features entrepreneurs pitching their business ideas to a panel of wealthy investors, making it a great source of inspiration and education for executives. 



The Banshees of Inisherin

“The Banshees of Inisherin” - Set on a secluded island off the western coast of Ireland, this film follows the story of two lifelong friends, portrayed by Colin Farrell and Brendan Gleeson. When one of them unexpectedly ends their friendship, both men are forced to confront the unsettling aftermath that ensues.

Everything Everywhere All At Once

“Everything Everywhere All At Once” - In this riveting tale, an immigrant mother finds herself thrust into a pivotal role in the fate of the world. As a range of bizarre and bewildering dangers arise from countless possible universes, she must quickly learn to harness her newfound powers and fight to save humanity.

Top Gun

“Top Gun: Maverick” - Tom Cruise stars as Maverick, a seasoned naval aviator who continues to push the limits even after thirty years of service. When he's called upon to lead the elite graduates of TOP GUN on a mission that requires the ultimate sacrifice from those who fly it, he must confront the ghosts of his past and rise to the challenge.



The Knowledge Project

"The Knowledge Project" - Hosted by Shane Parrish, this podcast explores a wide range of topics related to personal and professional development, including decision-making, innovation, leadership, and productivity. Parrish interviews a variety of experts and thought leaders, offering insights and actionable advice that executives can use to improve their own performance and that of their organizations.

Masters of Scale

"Masters of Scale" - This podcast, hosted by LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman, features interviews with successful entrepreneurs and business leaders, exploring how they scaled their companies from small startups to large, successful organizations. The show offers insights into the challenges of growth and the strategies that successful leaders use to overcome them.

HBR Ideacast

"HBR IdeaCast" - Produced by Harvard Business Review, this podcast features interviews with a range of experts on topics such as leadership, management, innovation, and strategy. The show offers insights into the latest trends and best practices in the business world, as well as actionable advice that executives can use to improve their organizations.


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