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?

Patience

  • 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 

Communication

  • Nonviolent Communication by Marshall Rosenberg 

Meetings 

  • 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 your true self?

Whether you want a plan for a smoother running business or you just want more out of this life, once you have a vision of what your ideal self could be, and you start progressing towards it we can use the same process to uncover the details of the other plans that will help support your journey to your ideal life vision.