Has several good free self-tests to direct you to what really
counts for you. Try the Signature Strengths test.
Awake: Creating the Life of your Dreams, Dave Ellis’ website.
Can create a daily Wake Up call to give yourself affirmations
Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly. Flow: the Psychology
of Optimal Experience, Steps Toward Enhancing the Quality
New York Times
Book Review said of Flow “the way to happiness lies
not in mindless hedonism, but in mindful challenge.”
Fortgang, Laura Berman, veteran life
coach. Now What? 90 Days to a New Life Direction
Frederic M. and Pamela D. McLean. Life Launch: A Passionate
Guide to the Rest of Your Life. Transitions are
part of life. They talk about deliberately mapping out your
life so that transitions are part of the growth cycle.
Leonard, Thomas J. The Portable
Coach: 28 Surefire Strategies for Business and Personal
Success. Leonard, founder of Coach University
and may be the 1st professional life coach.
LeVoy, Gregg. Callings: Finding
and Following an Authentic Life. Dynamic
inspirational speaker writes a personal story of his callings.
Maxwell.The New Psycho-Cybernetics:
the Original Science of Self-Improvement and Success that
has Changed the Lives of 30 Million People. Updated
and based on Maltz’s ideas from the 1950s, has been
used by people in business, sports, and personal life.
Oriah Mountain Dreamer. The Invitation. Evolved
from her poem of the same name. If you’ve never read
this, go to her website: www.oriahmountaindreamer.com
Savoie, Jane. That Winning Feeling: Program Your Mind
for Peak Performance. Olympic riding coach gives examples
about horsemanship, but it’s applicable to peak performance
Bruce Frankel. What Should I do with the Rest of My Life?True stories of finding success, passion and new meaning in the second half of life.
Angeles Arrien.The second half of life: opening the eight gates of wisdom
Gene D. Cohen.The Creative Age: Awakening the human potential in the second half of life
Ken Dychtwald and Daniel J. Kadlec.With purpose: Going from success to significance in work and life
Zander, Rosamund Stone and Benjamin Zander. The
Art of Possibility: Transforming Professional and Personal
on the idea that our lives are constructed by us as stories
and we can create a new story that suits us better.