This is the tip of the iceberg of books that have inspired us. Many, many more to come. I will write later about how and why these books have inspired us.
Change – Self-Development – Conversations that Matter
Changing for Good—the Revolutionary Program that Explains the Six Stages of Change and Teaches You How to Free Yourself from Bad Habits, James Prochaska, John Norcross, Carlo DiClemente, William Morrow and Company Inc., 1994.
How the Way We Talk Can Change the Way We Work—Seven Languages for Transformation, Robert Kegan and Lisa Laskow Lahey, Jossey-Bass, 2001.
Immunity to Change—How to Overcome it and Unlock the Potential in Yourself and Your Organization, Robert Kegan and Lisa Laskow Lahey, Harvard Business Press, 2009
Community—The Structure of Belonging, Peter Block, Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2008.
Crucial Confrontations—Tools for Resolving Broken Promises,Violated Expectations, and Bad Behavior, Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, Al Switzler, McGraw Hill, 2005.
Crucial Conversations—Tools for Talking When Stakes are High, Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, Al Switzler, McGraw Hill, 2002.
Influencer—the Power to Change Anything, Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, David Maxfield, Ron McMillan, Al Switzler, McGraw Hill, 2008.
The Answer to How is Yes – Acting on What Matters, Peter Block, Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2003
I Thought it Was Just Me (but it isn’t) – Telling the Truth About Perfectionism, Inadequacy and Power, Brene´ Brown, Botham Books, 2008
Renaissance Soul – Life Design for People with Too Many Passions to Pick Just One, Margaret Lobenstine, Broadway Books, 2006
Strengths Finder 2.0, Tom Rath, Gallup Press, 2007
The Gifts of Imperfection – Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are, Brene´ Brown, Hazelden, 2010
Social Media – Marketing
Evil Plans: Having Fun on the Road to World Domination – Hugh MacLeod, Portfolio/Penguin, 2011
World Wide Rave – Creating Triggers That Get Millions of People to Spread Your Ideas and Share Your Stories, David Meerman Scott, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2009
Think Naked – Childlike Brilliance in the Rough Adult World, Marco Marsan with Peter Lloyd, Jodere Group, 2003