Best of 2016 Reads

As you all know, I’m an

As you all know, I’m an avid reader; I clocked in at 55 books for 2016, keep in mind that not all of these were business-related as I appreciate reading a variety of genres (biographies, historical fiction, etc) but here are some of my favorite non-fiction, the ones that inspired me and provoked much thought, long after I finished reading them.  Clearly, it was an introspective year.  What were some of your favorites in 2016?

And check back soon for a review on two new fabulous books on leadership and goal-setting that I’m excited to share: 2017, we got this!

Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear (Liz Gilbert)

When Breath Becomes Air (Paul Kalanithi)

When Cultures Collide: Leading Across Cultures (Richard Lewis)

Hope Heals: A True Story of Overwhelming Loss and an Overcoming Love (Jay and Katherine Wolf)

Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age (Sherry Turkle)

Rising Strong (Brené Brown)

Present-over-Perfect (Shauna Niequist)

Love Warrior (Glennon Doyle Melton)

A Thousand Mornings (Mary Oliver)

Grace, Not Perfection (Emily Ley)