Recommended Reading 

A list of my favorite books.

Where are you now? (Situation and Mindset)

  • Man’s Search for Meaning- Victor Frankl

  • Mindset: The New Psychology of Success By Carol Dweck

  • Flourish By Martin Seligman

  • Power of TED By David Emerald

  • Change Your Questions Change Your Life by Marilee Adams

  • Transitions: Making sense of life’s changes by William Bridges

  • Lost Connections: Uncovering the real causes of depression and unexpected solutions. Johann Hari

  • Rising Strong by Brene Brown

  • Dare to Lead By Brene Brown

  • The Mask of Masculinity: How men can embrace vulnerability, create strong relationships, and live their fullest lives: Lewis Holmes

  • The Dark Side of the Light Chasers by Debbie Ford

  • The Judgement Detox by Gabrielle Bernstein 

  • Awaken the Giant within by Anthony Robbins

  • Attached: The New Science of Adult Attachment and How it can Help You Find-And Keep- Love 

  • The Five Love Languages: The secret to love that lasts by Gary Chapman 

  • The Big Leap by Gay Hendricks 

  • Learned Optimism: How to Change Your Mind and Your Life by Martin Seligman 

Where do you want to go?

Vision- Personal

  • Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill 

  • Start with Why- Simon Sinek 

  • Questions are the answer- Hal Gregerson. 

  • Path of Least Resistance: Learning to Become the Creative Force in Your Own Life. by Robert Fritz 

Vision- Business

  • Ownership Thinking by Brad Hams 

  • Blue Ocean Strategy by Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne 

  • Balanced Scorecard by Paul Niven 

  • The Fifth Discipline by Peter Senge 

  • The E-Myth Revisited by Michael Gerber 

  • Peter Druckers’s Five Most Important Questions 

  • Traction by Gino Wickman 

  • Firms of Endearment 

  • Drive by Daniel Pink 

How do I get there? 

  • Start With Why By Simon Sinek 

  • 7 Principles for living with Authenticity by Jack Beauregard 

  • The One Thing by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan 

  • Grit by Angela Duckworth 

  • Three Feet from Gold by Sharon Lechter and Greg Read 

  • The Power of Habit By Charles Duhigg 

  • Atomic Habits- An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones by James Clear

  • Getting Things Done by David Allen 

  • 12 Rules for Life: An antidote to chaos by Jordan Peterson 

  • The Five Second Rule by Mel Robbins

  • Take Control Of Your Life by Mel Robbins (Audible exclusive book) 

  • Super Attractor by Gabrielle Bernstein 

  • 90 Seconds to a Life You Love- How to master your difficult feelings to cultivate lasting confidence, resilience, and authenticity Dr. Joan Rosenberg 

  • Self-Compassion by Kristen Neff 

How do I stay on track?


  • Who Moved My Cheese? By Spencer Johnson 

  • The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho 

Meditation/ Mindfulness 

  • Full Catastrophe Living By Jon Kabat Zin 

  • Mindsight by Dan Seigel 

  • One Second Ahead Hougaard with Carter and Coutts

  • 10 Percent Happier: Dan Harris 

  • Roots of Buddhist Psychology by Jack Kornfield 

  • The Seat of The Soul- Gary Zukov 

  • The Four Agreements by don Miguel Ruiz 

  • The Diamond Cutter: The Buddha on managing your business and your life by Geshe Michael Roch 

  • The Oxygen Advantage by Patrick McKeown 

  • Videos/ Ted Talks etc 

Business Transition Planning 

  • Finding Your New Owner: For Your Business, for Your Life – by Jack Beauregard and Paul Cronin 

  • Finish Big: How Great Entrepreneurs Exit Their Companies on Top-  by Bo Burlingham 

  • Built to Sell by John Warrillow 

  • XITPRO SYSTEM: Positioning Small Business Owners for Breaking the Mold and Successfully Selling Their Business by Tom Gledhill 

  • Every Families Business by Tom Deans 

  • Willing Wisdom by Tom Deans 

Other Business Books

  • Principles: Life and Work by Ray Dalio

  • Harvard Business Reviews Top reads Boxed Set- 6 Books

  • Scaling up by Verne Harnish 

  • Turn the ship around by David Marquet 

  • Building a Story Brand by Donald Miller 

  • The Purple Cow by Seth Godin 

  • Start with Why by Simon Sinek

  • Good to Great by Jim Collins 

  • Built to last by Jim Collins 

  • Simple Numbers, Straight Talk, Big Profits by Greg Crabtree 

  • Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less – by Greg McKeown 

  • The 12 week year by Brian Moran 

  • Overcoming the five dysfunctions of a team – by Patrick Lencioni 

  • Getting to Yes by Roger Fisher 

  • The Diamond Cutter by Geshe Michael Roche 

  • Karmic Management by Geshe Michael Roach, Lama Christie McNally, and Michael Gordan

  • How Stella Saved the Farm 


  • Nonviolent Communication by Marshall Rosenberg 


  • Questions are the answer- Hal Gregerson

  • Read This Before our Next Meeting: The modern meeting standard- Al Pittampalli

Are you ready to reawaken and live from your True S.E.L.F.?

Whether you want more out of life, a smoother running business, or even to create a business transition plan, it all starts with taking a look inside. I can help you with this. Together, we create space so you can tap into your own Self-Energizing Life Force, uncover your well-rounded sense of purpose and your guiding values. Together, we will ensure you go from stuck to your definition of success!