I can't begin to describe how the habit of reading has contributed to my personal growth.

After going years without the desire to pick up a book, I now regularly spend time searching out new "nuggets of wisdom" to add to my personal wealth of knowledge. They are usually fun to read, and inspire all kinds of discussion with others in my life. Here's an overview of some of the books that I've read recently, which you too may find worthy of checking out!

What I'm currently reading:

Tim Ferriss, Tools of Titans

Gary Vaynerchuk, Crushing It!

Manfred Kets de Vries, Mindful Leadership Coaching

Here's what I'd recommend that you read:

My Most Recommended Books:

Stephen R. Covey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

Napoleon Hill, Think and Grow Rich

Robin Sharma, The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari

Leadership Development:

Marshall Goldsmith, What Got You Here, Won't Get You There

Bruce D. Schneider, Energy Leadership

John C. Maxwell, The Five Levels of Leadership

Robin Sharma, Le Leader Sans Titre (Original English version: The Leader Who Had No Title)

John C. Maxwell, Everyone Communicates, Few Connect

Team Building:

Michael Holley, War Room: The Legacy of Bill Belichick and the Art of Building the Perfect Team

James Kerr, Legacy

John Calipari and Michael Sokolove, Players First: Coaching From the Inside Out

Entrepreneurship & Business Development:

John Jantsch, The Referral Engine

Steven Pressfield, The War of Art

Steve Chandler and Rich Litvin, The Prosperous Coach

Philip Delves Broughton, The Art of the Sale

Josh Kaufman, The Personal MBA


Michael Bungay Stanier, The Coaching Habit

Michael Neill, Supercoach: 10 Secrets to Transform Anyone's Life

Dr. Peter Jensen, Igniting the Third Factor

David Logan & John King, The Coaching Revolution

Miscellaneous Habits & Skills:

Doug Lemov, Erica Woolway & Katie Yezzi, Practice Perfect

David Allen, Getting Things Done

Elizabeth Grace Saunders, The 3 Secrets to Effective Time Investment

David Chilton, The Wealthy Barber Returns

Doesn't Really Fit Anywhere Else, But It's Still A Great Read:

Viktor Frankl, Man's Search For Meaning

Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Geoff Colvin, Talent Is Overrated

Michael Lewis, Moneyball