The Bookshelf

Reading has always been important to me but personal development books have become more necessary since I’ve been a business owner. I used to think they were super cheesey and were going to be hard to get through, but I was wrong! They have helped my with my personal and professional growth and helped changed my outlook on a lot of things in life. Any time I start to have doubts or a negative attitude, I know it’s because I haven’t been making my personal development a priority. Are you reading any good books right now? If you need suggestions check them out below! I seriously can’t stress how important it is! ❤️



Do Over by Jon Acuff

Start by Jon Acuff

The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth by John C. Maxwell

The Go-Getter by Peter B. Kyne

Outliners by Malcolm Gladwell

Great Failures of the Extremely Successful by Steve Young

Freakanomics by Steven D Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner

Forbes Greatest Business Success Stories of All Time by Forbes Magazine Staff & David Gross

Rags to Riches by Gail Liberman & Alan Lavine

Boom! Seven Choices for Blowing the Doors off Business as Usual by Kevin & Jackie Frieberg

Rhinoceros Success by Scott Alexander

Drive by Daniel Pink

Start With Why by Simon Sinek

The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell

Good to Great by Jim Collins

The Go-Giver by Bob Burg & John David Mann

The Dip by Seth Godin

Think Like a Freak by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner

Blink by Malcom Gladwell

Built to Last by Jim Collins & Jerry Porras



Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek

How To Win Friends And Influence People by Dale Carnegie

Tribes by Seth Godin

Daring Greatly by Brene Brown

Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Primal Leadership: Learning to Lead with Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goldman

The Truth About Leadership by James M. Kouzes and Barry Z Posner

Developing the Leader Within You by John C Maxwell

Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert Cialdini

The Speed of Trust by Stephen M.R Covey

The Mentor Leader: Secrets to Building People and Teams That Win Consistently by Tony Dungy

EntreLeadership by Dave Ramsey

Winning by Jack Welch

Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandberg

The 8 Dimensions of Leadership by Jeffrey Sugerman

212° Leadership by Mac Anderson

How Remarkable Women Lead by Joanna Barsh, Susie Cranston and Geoffrey Lewis

QBQ! The Question Behind the Question by John Miller

Who Moved My Cheese by Spencer Johnson & Kenneth Blanchard

StrengthsFinder 2.0 by Tom Rath

Creating Magic by Lee Cockerell




The Top Five Regrets of the Dying by Bronnie Ware

Psycho-Cybernetics by Maxwell Maltz

A Better Way to Live by Og Mandino

Mastery by George Leonard

The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg

The Gifts of Imperfection by Brene Brown

What to Say When You Talk to Yourself by Shad Helmstedder

Give your Speech – Change the World by Nick Morgan

Seven Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey

The Inside-Out Revolution by Michael Neill

The Happiness Advantage by Shawn Achor

Emotional Intelligence 2.0 by Travis Bradberry

Choose Yourself by James Altucher

Uncommon by Tony Dungy

The Greatest Miracle in the World by Og Mandino

Carry On Warrior by Glennon Melton

How to be Interesting by Jessica Hagy

I Thought It Was Just Me by Brene Brown

My Philosophy for Successful Living by Jim Rohn



Getting Things Done by David Allen

Secrets of Closing the Sale by Zig Ziglar

The Greatest Salesman In The World by Og Mandino

How To Master The Art Of Selling by Tom Hopkins

Better Than Good: Creating A Life You Can’t Wait To Live by Zig Ziglar

The Miracle Morning by Hal Elrod

Manage Your Day-to-Day by Jocelyn K Glei

Making It All Work by David Allen

To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others by Daniel Pink

Buying In by Rob Walker

The War Of Art by Stephen Pressfield

Ready For Anything: 52 Productivity Principles For Getting Things Done by David Allen



Smart Women Finish Rich by David Bach

Free To Choose by Milton & Rose Friedman

The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham

The Richest Man in Babylon by George Clason

Total Money Makeover by Dave Ramsey

The Millionaire Mind by Dr. Thomas Stanley

Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki

Dave Ramsey’s Complete Guide To Money and Dave Ramsey

Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill

The Money Book For The Young, Fabulous & Broke by Suze Orman

Smart Money Smart Kids by Dave Ramsey & Rachel Cruze

Women & Money by Suze Orman

Money Master the Game by Tony Robbins

I Will Teach You To Be Rich by Ramit Sethi

The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas Stanley & William Danko

Financially Fearless by Alexa Von Tobel

The Investment Answer by Daniel Goldie and Gordon Murray

Thinking Fast and Slow and Daniel Kahneman



The 5 Love Languages by Gary Chapman

Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus by John Gray

Uncommon Marriage by Tony Dungy

From This Day Forward by Craig and Amy Groechel

PB&J: Key Ingredients for a Better Marriage by Scott Nickel & Jim Burgen

The Love Dare by Alex & Stephen Kendrick

How To Develop Your Family Mission Statement by Stephen Covey

Keep Your Love On by Danny Silk

How To Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

Crucial Conversation Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High by Kerry Patterson

The 5 Love Languages of Children by Gary Chapman

Codependent No More by Melody Beattie

No Drama Discipline by Daniel Siegel & Tina Payne Bryson

Love & Respect: Love She Most Desires; Respect He Desperately Needs by Emerson Eggerichs

Do Hard Things: A Teenage Rebellion Against Low Expectations by Alex & Brett Harris

Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain by Daniel Siegel

Hold Me Tight: Seven Conversations for a Lifetime of Love by Sue Johnson



The Case for Faith by Lee Stroble

The Greatest Thing In The World by Henry Drummond

The Kingship of Self-Control by William George Jordan

The One Year Bible by God

The Purpose-Driven Life by Rick Warren

The Reason for God by Timothy Keller

Wild At Heart by Jon Eldredge

Have A Little Faith by Mitch Albom

Captivating by John Eldredge

No More Dragons by Jim Burgen

All My Life by Scott Nickell & Jim Burgen

Let’s All Be Brave and Annie Downs

The Five People You Meet In Heaven by Mitch Albom

The Four Loves by C.S. Lewis

What I Know For Sure by Oprah Winfrey

Small Victories by Anne Lamott

The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedoms by Don Miguel Ruiz

One Thousand Gifts: A Dare To Live Fully Right Where You Are by Ann Voskamp