Stepping into a management role for the first time can be scary.
It doesn’t help that there’s a ton of conflicting management advice out there, and sifting through it could take years.
That’s why we recommend starting with these 10 books, which offer practical insights on leading a team.
We didn’t simply stick with traditional business reads, however: We included novels, psychological research, and even the musings of a Roman emperor.
Each of these books will help prepare you to tackle the myriad challenges of managing people.