Here are some of my favorite books and resources.

Web sites and organizations about coaching

The International Coaching Federation

The Strozzi Institute

The Hudson Institute


Personal Development

The Adult Years - Mastering the Art of Self-Renewal
Frederic M. Hudson

The Art of Possibility - Transforming Professional and Personal Life
Rosamund and Benjamin Zander

Life Launch
Hudson & Mclean

Write It Down, Make it Happen
Henriette Anne Klauser

Mastery: The Key to Success and Long-Term Fulfillment
George Leonard

Finding Flow - The Psychology of Engagement with Everyday Life
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Stand Up for Your Life
Cheryl Richardson

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
Malcom Gladwell

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Being Human at Work: Bringing Somatic Intelligence into Your Professional Life
Richard Strozzi-Heckler

Anatomy of Change: A Way to Move Through Life's Transitions
Richard Strozzi Heckler

Holding the Center: Sanctuary in a Time of Confusion
Richard Strozzi Heckler

The Feeling of What Happens: Body and Emotion in the Making of Consciousness
Antonio Damasio

The Biology of Belief
Bruce Lipton

Getting Our Bodies Back
Christine Caldwell

The Intuitive Body: Aikido as a Clairsentient Practice
Wendy Palmer

The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment
Eckhardt Tolle

The Trance of Scarcity: Stop Holding Your Breath & Start Living Your Life
Victoria Castle

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Coaching, Evoking Excellence in Others
James Flaherty

The Handbook of Coaching
Frederic M. Hudson, Ph.D.

Co-Active Coaching
Laura Whitworth, Henry Kimsey-House, Phil Sandahl

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Crucial Conversations, Tools for Talking when the Stakes are High
Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, Al Switzler

Fierce Conversations
Susan Scott

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Life Purpose

Excuse Me, Your Life is Waiting
Lynn Grabhorn

Finding Your Own North Star: Claiming the Life You Were Meant To Live
Martha Beck

Answering Your Call
John Schuster

The Purpose of Your Life: Finding Your Place In The World Using Synchronicity, Intuition, And Uncommon Sense
Carol Adrienne

Let Your Life Speak
Parker Palmer

The Power of Full Engagement
Jim Loehr & Tony Schwartz

Reclaiming Your Place at the Fire: Living the Second Half of Your life on Purpose
Richard Leider

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Career & Business Development

Chained to the Desk - A Guidebook for Workaholics
Bryan E. Robinson

Good to Great
Jim Collins

Peter Senge, C. Otto Scharmer, Joseph Jaworski, Betty Sue Flowers

The Diamond Cutter
Michael Roach

Finding our Way: Leadership for an Uncertain Time
Margaret J. Wheatley

Leadership and Self Deception: Getting Out of the Box
Arbinger Institute

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