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Highly Recommended

I highly recommend “Shame” by Joseph Burgo, Ph.D.  It is a fascinating read that helps us normalize feelings of shame and understand how our resistance to feeling shame drives so many of our behaviours.

See below for other recommended reading that can support you on your personal growth journey to becoming more productive and accomplishing your goals.


  • “Essentialism”, McKeown
  • “The One Thing”, Keller
  • “The Productivity Project”, Bailey
  • “The 4-Hour Workweek”, Ferriss
  • “The Toyota Way”, Liker
  • “The Spirit of Kaizen”, Maurer


  • “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People”,  Covey
  • “The Power of Habit”, Duhigg
  • “Atomic Habits”, Clear
  • “High Performance Habits”, Burchard
  • “Good Habits, Bad Habits”, Wood
  • “Drive”, Pink
  • “Nudge”, Thaler & Sunstein


  • “The Success Principles”, Canfield
  • “Emotional Agility”, David
  • “Daring Greatly”, Brown
  • “Mindset”, Dweck
  • “The Big Leap”, Hendricks
  • “Thinking, Fast and Slow”, Kahneman
  • “Judgment Detox”, Bernstein
  • “The 8th Habit”, Covey
  • “Blink”, Gladwell


  • “The Worry-Free Mind”, Kershaw & Wade
  • “The Gifts of Imperfection”, Brown
  • “13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do”, Morin
  • “In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts”, Mate


  • “Getting Things Done”, Allen
  • “The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up”, Kondo
  • “The Joy of Less”, Jay


  • “The Power of Now”, Tolle
  • “Man’s Search for Meaning”, Frankl
  • “The Alchemist”, Coelho
  • “Loving What Is”, Katie
  • “The Joy of Genius”, Hendricks
  • “Conversations with Myself”, Mandela
  • “The 7 Spiritual Laws of Success”, Chopra
  • “The Book of Joy”, Dalai Lama & Tutu

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