Books

I am honored that so many of you ask about my recommended reading, so here we go – enjoy!

Innovation

How to Have a Beautiful Mind, Edward De Bono

The Innovator’s Dillemma, Clayton M Christiansen

The Innovator’s DNA – Mastering the Five Skills Of Disruptive Innovators, Clayton M Christiansen

The Innovators Solution, Clayton M Christiansen

The Essentials of Theory U: Core Principles & Applications, C Otto Scharmer

Ideas & Opinions, Albert Einstein

Philosophy, History, the Future

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, Noah Yuval Harari

Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow, Noah Yuval Harari

21 Lessons for the 21st Century, Noah Yuval Harari

The Secret, Rhonda Byrne

Thinking

How to Have a Beautiful Mind, Edward De Bono

A Whole New Mind – Why Right-Brainers Will Rule The Future, Daniel H Pink

Mindfulness & Emotional Intelligence

Mindfulness: The Eight-Week Meditation Programme for a Frantic World, Mark Williams & Dr Danny Penman

Mindfulness for Beginners, Jon Kabat Zinn

Search Inside Yourself: The Unexpected Path to Achieving Success, Happiness (and World Peace), Chade-Meng Tan

10% Happier, Dan Harris

Emotional Intelligence, Daniel Goleman

Working with Emotional Intelligence, Daniel Goleman

Altered Traits, Daniel Goleman

How to Be Human: The Manual, Ruby Wax

The Power Of Now, Eckhart Tolle

A New Earth, Eckhart Tolle

Man’s Search for Meaning, Viktor E. Frankl

Buddha’s Brain: The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love & Wisdom, Rick Hanson

Loving Kindness Meditation, Sharon Salzberg

The Art Of Living, Thich Nhat Hanh

The Art Of Happiness, Dalai Lama & Howard C Cutler

The Untethered Soul: The Journey Beyond Yourself, Michael A. Singer

The Surrender Experiment, Michael A. Singer

A Force For Good – The Dali Lama’s Vision For Our World, Daniel Goleman

Hardwiring Happiness, Rick Hanson

A Path With A Heart, Jack Kornfield

Neuroscience & People

The Runaway Species: How Human Creativity Remakes The World, David Eagleman

The Neuroscience Of We, Daniel J Siegel

The Brain: The Story of You, David Eagleman

Incognito: The Secret Lives Of Our Brains, David Eagleman

Why We Sleep: The New Science of Sleep & Dreams

Phantoms in the Brain, V.S. Ramachandran & Sandra Blakeslee

The Power Of Habit, Charles Duhigg

What Everybody is Saying, Joe Navarro

Story

Lead With a Story: A Guide to Crafting Business Narratives That Captivate, Convince, and Inspire, Paul Smith

Sell With A Story: How to Capture Attention, Build Trust, and Close the Sale, Paul Smith

Story, Robert McKee

Storynomics, Robert McKee

The Storytelling Animal, Jonathan Gottschall

Storytelling & The Sciences of The Mind, David Herman

Music

The Jazz of Physics: The Secret Link Between Music and the Structure of the Universe, Stephon Alexander

Musicophilia, Oliver Sacks

The Music Diet, Dr. Julia Jones

Leadership & Culture

Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t

The Speed of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything, Stephen M. R. Covey

The Culture Code, Daniel Coyle

Dare to Lead, Brene Brown

Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)

The Ultimate Introduction to NLP, Richard Bandler, Alessio Roberti, Owen Fitzpatrick

How to Take Charge of Your Life: The Users Guide to NLP