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

Books

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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Somatics

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

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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Communications

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

Presence
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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