Reading

Here are books and other resources that I have found useful for my clients.  I’ll add to these lists from time to time, so I invite you to check back now and then.  Also, I’d love it if you sent me your recommendations and/or feedback.  Thanks!

Recommended Reading

Really great books – Everyone can benefit from reading these!

  • The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell
  • Blink, Malcolm Gladwell
  • Freakonomics, Steven Levitt& Stephen Dubner
  • Emotional Intelligence, Daniel Goleman
  • Social Intelligence, Daniel Goleman
  • A Whole New Mind, Daniel Pink
  • Drive, Daniel Pink
  • You Just Don’t Understand, Deborah Tannen
  • Crucial Conversations, K. Patterson, J. Grenny, R. McMillan, and A. Switzler
  • Crucial Confrontations, K. Patterson, et al.

Business-related books

  • Good to Great, Jim Collins
  • Leadership is an Art, Max DePree
  • First, Break All the Rules, Marcus Buckingham & Donald Clifton
  • 4-Hour Work Week, Timothy Ferriss
  • Positioning: The Battle for Your Mind, Al Ries & Jack Trout
  • Weirdos in the Workplace, John Putzier

Career-specific books

  • What Color Is Your Parachute, Richard Nelson Bolles (revised annually)
  • The Renaissance Soul, Margaret Lobenstine
  • I Could Do Anything, If I Only Knew What It Was, Barbara Sher
  • Wishcraft, Barbara Sher
  • Do What You Love, The Money Will Follow, Marsha Sinetar
  • Making a Living Without A Job, Barbara Winter (2009 version)