Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Leslie Hewitt: The Power of Focus
From the ubiquitous "Chicken Soup" duo comes another inspirational book on finding your focus. The lessons aren't new but I can always use the reminder to quantify my goals and setting boundaries. A great action step section helps you create a winning plan.
Barbara Winter: Making a Living Without a Job: Winning Ways For Creating Work That You Love
I "adore" this woman! (Adore is one of her favorite words...) She took the leap into the wide waters of self-employment and not only lived to tell the tale, but helps others sail toward success. Helpful ideas for anyone who wants to work for themselves but unsure where to begin.
Malcolm Gladwell: Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
Amazing book. You'll be stunned by the rapid-fire assumptions your brain can make and how often it's right.
Kim Dower: Life Is a Series of Presentations: Eight Ways to Inspire, Inform, and Influence Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime
Tony Jeary's story of how he persevered to become one of America's best presenters is inspirational. His lessons are practical and challenging. A great book for those who need a crash course in giving an important presentation.
Paulo Coelho: The Alchemist (Plus)
Excellent book! Don't be fooled by the slim size of this profound volume. It will take time to read because it will make you think of your own destiny.
E. Jean Carroll: Mr. Right, Right Now!: How a Smart Woman Can Land Her Dream Man in 6 Weeks
This book had me laughing and swinging my hips, happy to be a woman! I recommend it because every single woman needs to be reminded that yes, men do adore us and we are indeed divine creatures.
Suzanne Somers: The Sexy Years: Discover the Hormone Connection--The Secret to Fabulous Sex, Great Health, and Vitality, for Women and Men
I was pleasantly surprised by this book. Somers shares her story of entering menopause with wry humor and insight. She interviewed doctors for this book and the information shared is both helpful and encouraging. Not bad for the "Thigh Master Queen."
Malcolm Gladwell: The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
I'm still in the midst of reading this book but totally fascinated with the "Connectors, Mavens, and Salesmen" portion of the book. I bet you'll know which one I am...
John T. Molloy: Why Men Marry Some Women and Not Others: The Fascinating Research That Can Land You the Husband of Your Dreams
If you want a book with statistical evidence to back up its claims - read this. Molloy, who wrote the bestseller "Dress for Success" presents the facts and they may surprise you.
TOM PETERS: The Brand You 50 : Or : Fifty Ways to Transform Yourself from an 'Employee' into a Brand That Shouts Distinction, Commitment, and Passion!
Everyone needs to read this book. Everyone. Give it to your kid for Christmas. Even if he's eight, he'll thank you later in life.