Patty McCord led human resources at Netflix when a popular slide deck about the company’s culture went viral years ago. Now a consultant, she promotes the idea of “radical honesty in the workplace,” sharing lessons from her time at Netflix and elsewhere.(Jena McGregor | The Washington Post)

Following a year of dizzying news cycles, Twitter flame wars and increasingly deep political divisions, getting engrossed in a meaty book on leadership lessons, in-depth career advice or ideas for improving the way we work may sound pretty tempting.

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