Division of Finance and Administration

Recommended Readings

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Explore your curious side! Here is a list of recommended books and resources which align with DFA's mission, vision, and values.

Email us to suggest additional mission, vision, and values-related readings and resources for DFA staff.

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Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead

Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandberg was introduced during the inaugural DFA Women’s Symposium on May 17, 2019. Sheryl shares her personal stories, uses research to shine a light on gender differences, and offers practical advice to help women achieve their goals. Available in Spanish.

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Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard

Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard by Chip Heath and Dan Heath was introduced at DFA's town hall in April 2019. It is a fun read based on scientific evidence and interesting, real-world anecdotes about how we can achieve lasting change in our work and personal lives. Available in Spanish.

Departments were given copies of the book to share among team members. Email WithUForU@uci.edu for additional copies of the book or to request an audio version.

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Register your email on the membership section to access Switch resources for change management.