Hopefully the pace of life settles a bit in the summer for you and allows for some great summer reading. We  asked some of our staff and board for their summer reading suggestions on the professional side and the personal side. We believe leaders are readers so be sure to respond back with your summer reading list!

Some of our team suggestions


Personal: The Nightingale  by Kristin Hannah

Professional: Three Little Words by Ashley Rhodes-Courter


Personal: Rising Strong by Brene Brown

Professional: The Complete Adult Psychotherapy Treatment Planner, 4th Edition


Personal: Let The Nations Be Glad by John Piper and The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis

Professional: The Happiness Advantage by Shawn Achor


Personal: The Outlander Series by Diana Gabaldon

Professional: Punch fear in the Face, Escape Average and Do Work that Matters by Jon Acuff

Some of our board suggestions


Personal: The Plantagenets by Dan Jones and Sea Wolves by Lars Brownsworth (I just love to learn about history!)

Professional: The Goal  by Eliyahu M. Goldratt (I’m re-reading this great “process improvement/thinking out of the box” book


Personal: Me Before You by Jo Jo Moyes ( I’m a sucker for romantic novels)

Professional: The Advertising Effect by Adam Ferrier. It has some really good information on marketing and public relations.


PersonalReady Player One by Ernest Cline (soon to be a major motion picture!)

Professional: reading new IRS regulations


Personal: Joe DiMaggio’s biography- 1950’s era baseball players fascinate and the life of Joltin’ Joe is amazing

Personal: Creativity Inc by Ed Catmull- it is about overocming the forrces that stand the way of true creative inspiration


Professional: SCRUM The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half The Time by Jeff Sutherland.

Personal: anything by Clive Cussler