Suggested Reading Plans

Two Month Reading Plan

  • Week 1: Introduction: Why Manage by Proverbs?
  • Week 2: Part I plus case study
  • Week 3: Part II plus case study
  • Week 4: Part III plus case study
  • Week 5: Part IV plus case study
  • Week 6: Part V plus case study
  • Week 7: Part VI plus layoff exercise
  • Week 8: Epilogue and discussion of your next steps

Three Month Reading Plan

  • Week 1: Introduction: Why Manage by Proverbs?
  • Week 2: Chapters 1-3
  • Week 3: Chapters 4-6 plus case study
  • Week 4: Chapters 7 and 8
  • Week 5: Chapters 9 and 10 plus case study
  • Week 6: Chapters 11 and 12 plus case study
  • Week 7: Chapters 13 and 14
  • Week 8: Chapters 15 and 16 plus case study
  • Week 9: Chapters 17 and 18
  • Week 10: Chapters 19 and 20
  • Week 11: Chapters 21 and 22 plus case study
  • Week 12: Chapters 23-25 plus layoff exercise
  • Week 13: Epilogue and discussion of your next steps

Six Month Reading Plan

  • Week 1: Introduction: Why Manage by Proverbs?
  • Week 2: Chapter 1
  • Week 3: Chapter 2
  • Week 4: Chapter 3
  • Week 5: Chapter 4
  • Week 6: Chapter 5
  • Week 7: Chapter 6 plus case study
  • Week 8: Chapter 7
  • Week 9: Chapter 8
  • Week 10: Chapter 9
  • Week 11: Chapter 10 plus case study
  • Week 12: Chapter 11
  • Week 13: Chapter 12
  • Week 14: Chapter 13 plus case study
  • Week 15: Chapter 14
  • Week 16: Chapter 15
  • Week 17: Chapter 16
  • Week 18: Chapter 17 plus case study
  • Week 19: Chapter 18
  • Week 20: Chapter 19
  • Week 21: Chapter 20
  • Week 22: Chapter 21
  • Week 23: Chapter 22 plus case study
  • Week 24: Chapter 23
  • Week 25: Chapter 24
  • Week 26: Chapter 25 plus layoff exercise
  • Week 27: Epilogue and discussion of your next steps