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Currently Reading

  • TCP/IP Network Administration by Craig Hunt

Essential Reads

These 3 books have been the most influential guides in both my professional and personal life.



  • The Phoenix Project by Gene Kim & Kevin Behr (twice)
  • The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
  • Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
  • Leviathan Wakes by James S. A. Corey (book 1 of The Expanse Series)
  • The Goal by Eliyahu Goldratt


  • Seven Habits of Highly Effective People by Steven Covey
  • Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg Mckeown
  • Managing Oneself by Peter Drucker
  • Go In Action by Bill Kennedy, Brian Ketelsen & Erik St. Martin
  • One Small Step Can Change Your Life: The Kaizen Way by Robert Maurer
  • The Power of When: Discover Your Chronotype by Michael Breus
  • The Gray Man (A Gray Man Novel Book 1) by Mark Greaney
  • Work The System: The Simple Mechanics of Making More and Working Less by Sam Carpenter
  • So Good They Can't Ignore You: Why Skills Trump Passion in the Quest for Work You Love by Cal Newport
  • The Rhythm of Life: Living Everyday With Passion and Purpose by Matthew Kelly
  • The Principle of the Path: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be by Andy Stanley
  • The Responsible Company by Yvon Chouinard


  • Seven Habits of Highly Effective People by Steven Covey
  • The Measure of a Man: Twenty Attributes of A Godly Man by Gene Getz
  • The Great Omission: Reclaiming Jesus’s Essential Teachings on Discipleship by Dallas Willard
  • Choose Yourself by James Altucher
  • Better Than Before: Mastering the Habits of Our Everyday Lives by Gretchen Rubin
  • Strengths Finder 2.0 by Tom Rath
  • Getting Real: The smarter, faster, easier way to build a successful Web application by Jason Fried
  • Eat Move Sleep: How Small Choices Lead to Big Changes by Tom Rath
  • Remote: Office Not Required by David Heinemeier Hansen
  • Start: Punch Fear in the Face, Escape Average and Do Work that Matters by Jon Acuff (Audible)
  • The Miracle Morning: The Not-So-Obvious Secret Guaranteed to Transform Your Life (Before 8AM) by Hal Elrod
  • Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die by Chip Heath
  • Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1) by Orson Scott Card
  • Platform: Get Noticed in a Noisy World by Michael Hyatt
  • Future Perfect: The Case for Progress in a Networked Age by Steven Johnson
  • Secrets of the JavaScript Ninja by John Resig
  • Ender's Shadow (Shadow, #1) by Orson Scott Card
  • The Power Of Habit: Why We Do What We Do In Life And Business by Charles Duhigg
  • Habit Stacking: 97 Small Life Changes That Take Five Minutes or Less by S.J Scott
  • Beyond Trying by Mike Vardy
  • Rich Dad Poor Dad: What The Rich Teach Their Kids About Money That the Poor and Middle Class Do Not! by Robert Kiyosaki
  • All You Need Is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka
  • Smartcuts: How Hackers, Innovators, and Icons Accelerate Success by Shane Snow
  • The Responsible Company: What We've Learned from Patagonia's First 40 Years by Yvon Chouinard
  • Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen by Christopher McDougall
  • 1984 by George Orwell
  • Eat and Run: My Unlikely Journey to Ultramarathon Greatness by Scott Jurek


  • Designing Your Life: How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life by Bill Burnett & Dave Evans


Created: June 21, 2016