What I’m Reading

August 18, 2020

I'm Natalie
Natalie is certified by the International Coaching Federation through Collective Change Institute's Professional Coaching and Advanced Coaching Programs. She’s also a coach at Google, where she leads workshops and is on the internal coaching panel for her colleagues. 

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  1. Powerful by Patty McCord
  2. No Rules Rules by Erin Meyer and Reed Hastings
  3. Good to Great by Jim Collins
  4. How To Lead by David Rubenstein
  5. The Challenger Sale by Brent Adamson and Matthew Dixon
  6. The Almanack of Naval Ravikant by Eric Jorgenson*
  7. Think Again by Adam Grant
  8. The Great Mental Models Volume 1: General Thinking Concepts by Shane Parrish*
  9. Surrounded by Idiots: The Four Types of Human Behavior and How to Effectively Communicate with Each in Business (and in Life) by Thomas Erikson
  10. Your Next 10 Moves by Patrick Bet David
  11. Unwinding Anxiety by Dr Judson Brewer*
  12. Ego Is The Enemy by Ryan Holiday*
  13. Effortless: Make It Easier to Do What Matters Most by Greg McKeown*
  14. Soul Without Shame: A Guide to Liberating Yourself From The Judge Within by Byron Brown
  15. No Hard Feelings by Liz Fosslien and Mollie West Duffy
  16. Breaking The Habit Of Being Yourself by Dr Joe Dispenza*
  17. Principles by Ray Dalio (RR)
  18. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey (RR)
  19. Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg McKeown (RR)
  20. How To Measure Your Life by Clayton Christensen (RR)
  21. High Performance Habits by Brendon Burchard (RR)
  22. Four Thousand Weeks by by Oliver Burkeman
  23. Happy Sexy Millionaire by Steven Bartlett
  24. Playing Big by Tara Mohr*

RR – Re-read


  1. The Ride of a Lifetime by Bob Iger*
  2. Getting There by Gillian Zoe Segal
  3. It Doesn’t Have To Be Crazy At Work by David Hansson and Jason Fried*
  4. Willpower Doesn’t Work by Benjamin Hardy
  5. The Mamba Mentality by Kobe Bryant*
  6. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
  7. Factfulness by Hans Rosling
  8. Principles by Ray Dalio*
  9. Measure What Matters by John Doerr
  10. Indistractable by Nir Eyal
  11. Trillion Dollar Coach by Eric Schmidt, Jonathan Rosenberg and Alan Eagle*
  12. The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz*
  13. Winning by Jack Welch*
  14. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
  15. Hustle by Neil Patel, Patrick Vlaskovits and Jonas Koffler*
  16. Zero to One by Peter Thiel*
  17. So Good They Can’t Ignore You by Cal Newport*
  18. Creativity, Inc by Ed Catmull
  19. How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big by Scott Adams*
  20. What It Takes by Stephen Schwarzman
  21. Atomic Habits by James Clear*
  22. Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg McKeown*
  23. Extreme Revenue Growth by Victor Cheng*
  24. The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More and Change The Way You Lead Forever by Michael Bungay Stanier
  25. The Bezos Letters by Steve Anderson*
  26. Work Rules by Laszlo Bock*
  27. What Got You Here Won’t Get You There by Marshall Goldsmith*
  28. Always Day One: How the Tech Titans Plan to Stay on Top Forever by Alex Kantrowitz
  29. Thinking In Bets by Annie Duke*
  30. How To Measure Your Life by Clayton Christensen*


  1. Power Talk: Insights from Asia’s Leading Entrepreneurs by Karen Lam
  2. Bad Blood by John Carreyou*
  3. Becoming by Michelle Obama*
  4. The Start Up of You by Reid Hoffman*
  5. Blitzscaling by Reid Hoffman*
  6. The Making of a Manager by Julie Zhuo*
  7. Work Smarter, Live Better by Cyril Peupion
  8. Turning the Flywheel by James Collins
  9. Radical Candor by Kim Scott*
  10. Never Split the Difference by Chris Voss*
  11. I Will Teach You To Be Rich by Ramit Sethi
  12. The Third Door by Alex Banayan*
  13. Tech Titans of China by Rebecca Fannin
  14. The 4 Hour Work Week by Tim Ferriss*
  15. Smart People Should Build Things by Andrew Yang*
  16. Shoe Dog by Phil Knight*
  17. Hit Refresh by Satya Nadella*
  18. Thank You for Disrupting by Jean-Marie Dru
  19. Secrets of Sand Hill Road by Scott Kupor
  20. Everything Is Figureoutable by Marie Forleo
  21. Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari*
  22. Smart Business: What Alibaba’s Success Reveals about the Future of Strategy by Ming Zeng*


  1. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fk by Mark Manson*
  2. Delivering Happiness by Tony Hsieh
  3. High Performance Habits by Brandon Burchard*
  4. The Career Code by Hillary Kerr
  5. Managing Oneself by Peter Drucker
  6. Designing Your Life by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans
  7. Originals by Adam Grant
  8. Tools of Titans by Tim Ferriss*
  9. The Happiness Equation by Neil Pasricha
  10. Peaks and Valleys by Spencer Johnson
  11. Think like an Entrepreneur, Act like a CEO by Beverly Jones
  12. The One Thing by Gary Keller
  13. Subscribed by Tien Tzuo
  14. Be a Warrior, not a Worrier by Elizabeth Archer
  15. How Women Rise by Sally Helgesen*

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