Suggested Reading

FAMILY

  • Wealth in Families by Charles W. Collier
  • Family Wealth: Keeping It in the Family by James E. Hughes, Jr.
  • Six Thinking Hats by Edward De Bono
  • The Voice of the Rising Generations by Hughes, Massenzio & Whitaker
  • Inspired Philanthropy by Kim Klein
  • The Golden Ghetto: The Psychology of Affluence by Jessie H. O’Neill
  • Navigating the Dark Side of Wealth by Thayer Willis
  • Generation to Generation: Life Cycles of the Family Business by Davis, Hampton, McCollom, Lansberg and Gersick
  • Preparing Heirs by Roy Williams

BUSINESS OWNERS

  • The Hero’s Farewell by Jeffrey Sonnenfeld
  • How To Run Your Business So You Can Leave It In Style by John H. Brown
  • Cash Out – Move On by John H. Brown

EXECUTIVES & BUSINESS OWNERS

  • Exponential Organizations by Salim Ismail
  • Focus: The Hidden Driver of Excellence by Daniel Goleman
  • Traction by Gino Wickman
  • Organizational Culture Change by Marcella Bremer
  • Scaling-Up by Verne Harnesh
  • The 5 Secrets You Must Discover Before You Die by John Izzo
  • Business Model Generation: A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers by Osterwalder, Alexander, Pigneur, Yves
  • Servant Leadership by James C. Hunter
  • Switch by Chip & Dan Heath
  • Made to Stick by Chip & Dan Heath
  • Mastering the Rockefeller Habits: What You Must Do to Increase the Value of Your Growing Firm by Verne Harnish
  • The E-Myth Revisited by Michael E. Gerber
  • Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action by Simon Sinek
  • The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else In Business by Patrick Lencioni
  • Organizational Culture Change by Marcello Bremer
  • Blue Ocean Strategy by W. Chan Kim & Renee Mauborgne
  • Ownership Thinking by Brad Hams
  • The 8th Habit by Stephen R. Covey
  • Change the Culture, Change the Game: The Breakthrough Strategy for Energizing Your Organization and Creating Accountability for Results by Connors, Roger, Smith, Tom
  • Winning With Accountability: The Secret Language of High Performing Organizations by Henry J. Evans
  • Ownership Thinking: How to End Entitlement and Create a Culture of Accountability, Purpose, and Profit by Brad Hams
  • A Whole New Mind by Daniel Pink
  • Focus by Stephen R. Covey

INDIVIDUALS

  • How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci by Michael J. Gelb
  • The Ultimate Gift by Jim Stovall
  • Half Time & Finishing Well by Bob Buford
  • Time to Think by Nancy Kline
  • One Month to Live by Kerry Shook
  • The Purpose Driven Life by Rick Warren
  • Visioneering by Andy Stanley
  • The Art of Possibility by Zander & Zander
  • The Dream Manager by Matthew Kelly
  • The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
  • King’s Cross by Timothy Keller
  • Money and the Meaning of Life by Jacob Needleman
  • The Wealthy Barber by David Chilton
  • If You Want to Walk on Water You’ve Got to Get Out of the Boat by John Ortberg
  • The Life You’ve Always Wanted by John Ortberg
  • The Man In the Mirror by Patrick M. Morley
  • What Should I Do with My Life by Po Bronson
  • You’ve Already Got It by Andrew Wommack
  • The Treasure Principle by Randy Alcorn
  • Success is a Journey by Brian Tracy
  • The Richest Man in Babylon by George S. Clason
  • How to Find Your Mission in Life by Richard N. Bolles
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey
  • Unique Abilities: Creating the Life You Want by Nomura & Waller
  • The Road Less Traveled by M. Scott Peck, MD
  • The Search for Significance by Robert S. McGee
  •  Live Before You Die: Wake up to God’s Will for Your Life by Daniel Kolenda
  • The Dream Giver by Bruce Wilkinson