Books related to my coaching practice that I have recently read or reread, am currently reading, or own and aspire to read.

Title, Author, and YearTopic Category
Breakthrough Coaching: Creating Lightbulb Moments in Your Coaching Conversations, by Marcia Reynolds (2024)Coaching
Good Authority: The Legal Owner’s Manual for Your Coaching Business, by Valerie Del Grosso (2023)Coaching
The Ultimate Life Coaching Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide to the Methodology, Principles, and Practice of Life Coaching, by Kain Ramsay (2023)Coaching
Becoming Coachable: Unleashing the Power of Executive Coaching to Transform Your Leadership and Life, by Scott Osman, Jacquelyn Lane, and Marshall Goldsmith (2023)Coaching
Positive Provocation: 25 Questions to Elevate Your Coaching Practice, by Robert Biswas-Diener (2023)Coaching
Becoming a Professional Life Coach: The Art and Science of a Whole-Person Approach, by Pat Williams and Diane S. Menendez (2023, Third Edition)Coaching
Coaching From Essence: Create a Thriving Practice Doing Powerful Work With Clients You Love, by Robert Ellis (2023)Coaching
Coaching for Growth: 11 Ways Your Clients Can Be Their Best, by Chad Hall (2022)Coaching
The Career Coaching Handbook, by Julie Yates (2022)Coaching
Coach the Person, Not the Problem: A Guide to Using Reflective Inquiry, by Marcia Reynolds (2020)Coaching
The HeART of Laser-Focused Coaching: A Revolutionary Approach to Masterful Coaching, by Marion Franklin (2019)Coaching
The Language of Life and Business Coaching: Advanced Coaching Skills That Will Help Your Clients Flourish, by Chad Hall (2018)Coaching
Positive Psychology Coaching in Practice, by Suzy Green and Stephen Palmer (2018)Coaching
Co-Active Coaching: The proven framework for transformative conversations at work and in life, by Henry Kimsey-House, Karen Kimsey-House, Phillip Sandhal, and Laura Whitworth (2018, Fourth Edition)Coaching
The Book of Coaching: For Extraordinary Coaches, by Ajit Nawalkha and Neeta Bhushan (2017)Coaching
The Coaching Habit Say Less, Ask More and Change the Way You Lead Forever, by Michael Bungay Stanier (2016)Coaching
The Prosperous Coach: Increase Income and Impact for You and Your Clients, by Steve Chandler and Rich Litvin (2013)Coaching
Coaching for Performance: The Principles and Practice of Coaching and Leadership, by Sir John Whitmore (2010, 25th Anniversary Edition)Coaching
Coaching Questions: A Coach’s Guide to Powerful Asking Skills, by Tony Stoltzfus (2008)Coaching
The Business of Belonging: How to Make Community your Competitive Advantage, by David Spinks (2022)Community
Community Masters: The Ultimate Community Building Guide, by Varun Maya and Elson Joy (2022)Community
Community Manual: The Ultimate Guide to Building an Engaged Online Community, by Tom Ross (2021)Community
Building Brand Communities: How Organizations Succeed by Creating Belonging, by Carrie Melissa Jones and Charles Vogl (2020)Community
Get Together: How to Build a Community with Your People, by Bailey Richardson, Kevin Huynh, and Kai Elmer Sotto (2019)Community
Community: The Structure of Belonging, by Peter Block (2018)Community
The Art of Community: Building the New Age of Participation, by Jono Bacon (2012)Community
Slow Productivity: The Lost Art of Accomplishment Without Burnout, by Cal Newport (2024)Productivity
Feel-Good Productivity: How to Do More of What Matters to You, by Ali Abdaal (2023)Productivity
Time Management Essentials: The Tools You Need to Maximize Your Attention, Energy, and Productivity, by Anna Dearmon Kornick (2023)Productivity
Building a Second Brain: A Proven Method to Organize Your Digital Life and Unlock Your Creative Potential, by Tiago Forte (2022)Productivity
Four Thousand Weeks: Time Management for Mortals, by Oliver Burkeman (2021)Productivity
The 30-Day Productivity Plan: Break The 30 Bad Habits That Are Sabotaging Your Time Management – One Day At A Time!, by Damon Zahariades (2016)Productivity
Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity, by David Allen (2015)Productivity
The ONE Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth About Extraordinary Results, by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan (2013)Productivity
Master of Change: How to Excel When Everything Is Changing – Including You, by Brad Stulberg (2023)Life Design
Wired to Become: The Brain Science of Finding Your Purpose, Creating Meaningful Work, and Achieving Your Potential, by Britt Andreatta (2023)Life Design
Dancing with Disruption: A New Approach to Navigating Life’s Biggest Changes, by Linda Rossetti (2023)Life Design
Next!: The Power of Reinvention in Life and Work, by Joanne Lipman (2023)Life Design
Soul Salt: Your Personal Field Guide to Confidence, Purpose, and Fulfillment, by Lyn Christian (2023)Life Design
HBR Guide to Crafting Your Purpose, by John Coleman (2022)Life Design
The Life Transformation Workbook: 40+ Exercises to Help You Discover Your Purpose, Create Your Life Vision, and Much More!, by Hunter Carson (2022)Life Design
One Life to Lead: Business Success Through Better Life Design, by Russell Benaroya (2021)Life Design
Mindful Self-Discipline: Living with Purpose and Achieving Your Goals in a World of Distractions, by Giovanni Dienstmann (2021)Life Design
The Purpose Factor: Extreme Clarity for Why You’re Here and What to Do About It, by Brian Bosché and Gabrielle Bosché (2020)Life Design
Life Is in the Transitions: Mastering Change at Any Age, by Bruce Feller (2020)Life Design
The Full Life Framework: The essential guide to create a rich and meaningful life and stop surrendering to your circumstances (PDF), by Leon Ho, Lifehack founder (2020)Life Design
Transitions: Making Sense of Life’s Changes, by William Bridges and Susan Bridges (2019, 40th Anniversary Edition)Life Design
The Power of Meaning: Finding Fulfillment in a World Obsessed with Happiness, by Emily Esfahani Smith (2017)Life Design
Designing Your Life: How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life, by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans (2016)Life Design
Unique Ability® 2.0: Discovery – Define Your Best Self, by Catherine Nomura, Julia Waller, and Shannon Waller (2015)Life Design
Life Planning for You: How to Design & Deliver the Life of Your Dreams, by George Kinder and Mary Rowland (2014)Life Design
How to Develop Your Personal Mission Statement, by Stephen R. Covey (2013)Life Design
The Great Work of Your Life: A Guide for the Journey to Your True Calling, by Stephen Cope (2012)Life Design
Life by Design: A Personal Plan to Bring Out the Best in Yourself, by Rick Brinkman and Rick Kirschner (2012)Life Design
Your Life by Design: A step-by-step guide to creating a bigger future, by Curtis R. Estes (2008)Life Design
Finding Your Own North Star: Claiming the Life You Were Meant to Live, by Martha Beck (2001)Life Design
Your Heart’s Desire: Instructions for Creating the Life You Really Want, by Sonia Choquette (1997)Life Design
Man’s Search for Meaning, by Viktor Frankl (1959)Life Design
The Hero with a Thousand Faces, by Joseph Campbell (1949)Life Design
Dream Job: The 7-Step Method to Land a Job You Love & Build a Fulfilling Career in Tech, by Julie Chase (2023)Career
The Nine: The Tectonic Forces Reshaping the Workplace, by Phil Simon (2023)Career
Tomorrowmind: Thriving at Work with Resilience, Creativity, and Connection—Now and in an Uncertain Future, by Gabriella Rosen Kellerman and Martin Seligman (2023)Career
Happen to Your Career: An Unconventional Approach to Career Change and Meaningful Work, by Scott Anthony Barlow (2022)Career
Designing Your New Work Life: How to Thrive and Change and Find Happiness–and a New Freedom–at Work, by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans (2021)Career
From Paycheck to Purpose: The Clear Path to Doing Work You Love, by Ken Coleman (2021)Career
Take Control of Your Job Search: 10 Emotions You Must Master to Land the Job, by Lauren Herring (2020)Career
Ladders Interviews Guide: Best Practices & Advice from the Leaders in $100K+ Careers, by Marc Cenedella (2019)Career
The 20-Minute Networking Meeting – Professional Edition: Learn to Network. Get a Job., by Nathan A. Perez and Marcia Ballinger (2016)Career
The Art of Mingling, Third Edition: Fun and Proven Techniques for Mastering Any Room, by Jeanne Martinet (2015)Career
Career change: Stop hating your job, discover what you really want to do with your life, and start doing it!, by Joanna Penn (2013)Career
Interview Intervention: Communication That Gets You Hired, by Andrew LaCivita (2012)Career
Crossing the Unknown Sea: Work as a Pilgrimage of Identity, by David Whyte (2002)Career
Unretired: How Highly Effective People Live Happily Ever After, by Mark S. Walton (2024)Retirement
Rethinking Retirement for Positive Ageing: Creating a Meaningful Life After Full-Time Work, by Denise Taylor (2023)Retirement
From Work Life to New Life: Rewriting the Rules of Retirement for Smart Professionals, by Mike Mister and Rebecca Hill (2022)Retirement
The Inner Work of Age: Shifting from Role to Soul, by Connie Zweig (2021)Retirement
Grounded Grandmothers, by Aukje Kapteyn (2021)Retirement
Job Optional: The Science of Retiring With Confidence; the Art of Living With Purpose, by Casey Weade (2019). Sign-up for newsletter to receive free PDF copy.Retirement
Clear Thinking: Turning Ordinary Moments into Extraordinary Results, by Shane Parrish (2023)Psychology
The Motivation Code: Discover The Hidden Forces That Drive Your Best Work, by Todd Henry (2022)Psychology
Be Your Future Self Now: The Science of Intentional Transformation, by Benjamin Hardy (2022)Psychology
The Gap and The Gain: The High Achievers’ Guide to Happiness, Confidence, and Success, by Dan Sullivan and Benjamin Hardy (2021)Psychology
The Psychology of Procrastination: Understand Your Habits, Find Motivation, and Get Things Done, by Hayden Finch (2021)Psychology
Personality Isn’t Permanent: Break Free from Self-Limiting Beliefs and Rewrite Your Story, by Benjamin Hardy (2020)Psychology
Practical Meditation: A Simple Step-by-Step Guide, by Giovanni Dienstmann (2018)Psychology
Emotional Agility: Get Unstuck, Embrace Change, and Thrive in Work and Life, by Susan David (2016)Psychology
The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph, by Ryan Holiday (2014)Psychology
Positive Intelligence: Why Only 20% of Teams and Individuals Achieve Their True Potential, by Shirzad Chamine (2012)Psychology
The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment, by Eckhart Tolle (2010)Psychology
Taming Your Gremlins: A Surprisingly Simple Method for Getting Out of Your Own Way, by Rick Carson (2008)Psychology
Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, by Carol Dweck (2006)Psychology
Meditations, by Marcus Aurelius. Gregory Hays, translator (2002)Psychology
Change Your Habits, Change Your Life: Your Guide to an Awesome Life, by Ashdin Doctor (2023)Habits
Habits: A 12-Week Journal to Change Your Habits, Track Your Progress, and Achieve Your Goals, Hayden Finch (2021)Habits
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, by Stephen Covey (2020, 30th Anniversary Edition)Habits
Tiny Habits: The Small Changes That Change Everything, by BJ Fogg (2019)Habits
Elastic Habits: How to Create Smarter Habits That Adapt to Your Day, by Stephen Guise (2019)Habits
Better Than Before: What I Learned About Making and Breaking Habits–to Sleep More, Quit Sugar, Procrastinate Less, and Generally Build a Happier Life, by Gretchen Rubin (2015)Habits
Atomic Habits: An Easy and Proven Way to Build Good Habits and Break Bad Ones, by James Clear (2015)Habits
Succeeding With Adult ADHD: Daily Strategies to Help You Achieve Your Goals and Manage Your Life, by Abigail Levrini (2023)ADHD
Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder, by Edward Hallowell and John Ratey (2011)ADHD
Delivered from Distraction: Getting the Most out of Life with Attention Deficit Disorder, by John Ratey and Edward Hallowell (2005)ADHD
The Masculinity Manifesto: How a Man Establishes Influence, Credibility and Authority, by Ryan Michler (2022)Masculinity
Leadership & Masculinity: Embracing New Strength, by Charles Matheus (2022)Masculinity
Men on Fire: Restoring the Forces That Forge Noble Manhood, by Stephen Mansfield (2020)Masculinity
Circles of Men: A Counter-Intuitive Approach to Creating Men’s Groups; Supporting Men in Finding Greater Meaning and Purpose in their Lives, by Clay Boykin (2018)Masculinity
King, Warrior, Magician, Lover: Rediscovering the Archetypes of the Mature Masculine, by Robert Moore and Doug Gillette (2013)Masculinity
The Wild Man’s Journey: Reflections on Male Spirituality, by Richard Rohr and Joseph Martos (1996)Masculinity
A Circle of Men: The Original Manual for Men’s Support Groups, by Bill Kauth (1992)Masculinity
Fire in the Belly: On Being a Man, by Sam Keen (1991)Masculinity
To Be a Man: In Search of the Deep Masculine, edited by Keith Thompson (1991)Masculinity

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