Influences & Inspiration

Business & Strategy

Aaker, David A. Building Strong Brands.
Block, Peter. Flawless Consulting and Community: The Structure of Belonging.
Brown, Shona L. and Eisenstadt, Kathleen M. Competing on the Edge.
Collins, Jim. Good to Great.
Jim Kenefick Consulting
Montgomery, Cynthia. The Strategist.
Schlesinger, Leonard and Kiefer, Charles F. Just Start.
Zafffron, Steve and Logan, Dave. The Three Laws of Performance.
Zander, Ben and Zander, Rosamund Stone. The Art of Possibility.


Brothers, Chalmers. Language and the Pursuit of Happiness.
Margulies, Nancy. Mapping Inner Space.
Rosenberg, Marshall B. Nonviolent Communication.
Stone, Douglas, Patton, Bruce and Heen, Sheila. Difficult Conversations: How to Discuss What Matters Most.


Flaherty, James. Coaching: Evoking Excellence.
Silsbee, Doug. Presence-Based Coaching.


Cameron, Julia. The Artist’s Way.
Johnston, Keith. Impro.
Lamott, Anne. Bird by Bird.
Tharp, Twyla. The Creative Habit: Learn it and Use it for Life.

Meditation, Mindfulness, Psychology & Spirituality

Almaas, A.H. Facets of Unity and Pearl Beyond Price.
Brown, Byron. Soul Without Shame.
Chodron, Pema. Start Where You Are.
Jessica Dibb, Inspiration Community
Gendlin, Eugene. Focusing.
Goleman, Daniel. Emotional Intelligence.
Judith, Anodea. Eastern Body, Western Mind.
Kabat-Zinn, Jon. Living the Full Catastrophe and Mindfulness Meditation CDs.
Kornfield, Joseph. Seeking the Heart of Wisdom.
Levine, Peter. Healing Trauma.
Myer-Briggs (MBTI)
Riso, Don Richard and Hudson, Russ, Enneagram Institute. The Wisdom of the Enneagram.
Rumi (translated by Coleman Barks). The Essential Rumi and Love Poems.
Salzberg, Sharon. The Kindness Handbook and Loving-Kindness Meditation.


Farhi, Donna. The Breathing Book.
Palmer, Wendy. The Intuitive Body.
Post, Allison & Cavaliere, Stephen. Unwinding the Belly.
Strozzi, Richard. The Anatomy of Change.

Yoga & Yoga Philosophy

Bhagavad Gita (translation by Winthrop Sargeant).
Douglas Brooks, Rajanaka Yoga.
Iyengar, B.K.S. Yoga, the Path to Holistic Health.
Keller, Doug. Hatha Yoga in the Anusara Style and Refining the Breath.
Lasater, Judith. Relax and Renew.
Vishali Varga