Recommended books

Below you will find a list of great books that I highly recommend.

Career coaching books

Career Jump! How to Successfully Change Your Professional Path

StrengthsFinder 2.0

I Could Do Anything If I Only Knew What It Was: How to Discover What You Really Want and How to Get It

Do What You Are: Discover the Perfect Career for You Through the Secrets of Personality Type

What Color Is Your Parachute? 2014: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers

Coaching books

Co-Active Coaching, Fourth Edition

The Prosperous Coach: Increase Income and Impact for You and Your Clients

The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More & Change the Way You Lead Forever

Life meaning related books

Man’s Search for Meaning

Women & Career books


Playing Big: Practical Wisdom for Women Who Want to Speak Up, Create, and Lead

Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead

Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder

Expat-related books

A Portable Identity

Third Culture Kids 3rd Edition: Growing up among worlds

The Emotionally Resilient Expat – Engage, Adapt and Thrive Across Cultures

Culture differences related books

When Cultures Collide, 3rd Edition: Leading Across Cultures

Psychology Culture Shock

The UnDutchables: an observation of the Netherlands, its culture and its inhabitants

Motivational books

The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success

The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich (Expanded and Updated)

Awaken the Giant Within : How to Take Immediate Control of Your Mental, Emotional, Physical and Financial Destiny!

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change

Tribe of Mentors: Short Life Advice from the Best in the World

Born to Win: Find Your Success

Tools of Titans: The Tactics, Routines, and Habits of Billionaires, Icons, and World-Class Performers

Must-read for entrepreneurs

Yellow Goldfish: Nine ways to Increase Happiness in Business to Drive Growth, Productivity, and Prosperity

Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose

Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make Competition Irrelevant

To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others

Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion, Revised Edition

Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don’t

Psychological books

Embracing Ourselves: The Voice Dialogue Manual

Games People Play: The Psychology of Human Relationships

The Gift of Therapy: An Open Letter to a New Generation of Therapists and Their Patients

Spiritual books

A Brief History of Everything

The Universe Has Your Back: Transform Fear to Faith

Judgment Detox: Release the Beliefs That Hold You Back from Living A Better Life

Money-related books

Think and Grow Rich


Thinking, Fast and Slow

The Schopenhauer Cure: A Novel

Lying On The Couch: A Novel

When Nietzsche Wept: A Novel of Obsession