Katie's Reading List

I find resources everywhere. I love to read, but also enjoy an inspirational TED talk. I will continually post my favorites on this page. If you find a valuable resource, send it to me through the contact page of the website, Facebook or Instagram! 



  • Brown, Brené. (2018). Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. New York, NY: Random House.

  • Brown, Brené. (2012). Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead. New York, NY: Avery.

  • Collins, Jim. (2001). Good to Great. New York, NY: Harper Business.

  • HBR’s 10 Must Reads (2010). On Managing Yourself. Boston, MA: Harvard Business Review Press.

  • Glaser, Judith E. (2014). Conversational Intelligence: How Great Leaders Build Trust and Get Extraordinary Results. Brookline, MA: bibliomotion.

  • Housden, Roger. (2001). Ten Poems to Change Your Life. New York, NY: Harmony Books.

  • Kalanithi, Paul. (2016). When Breath Becomes Air. New York, NY: Random House.

  • Ruiz, Don Miguel. (1997). The Four Agreements: A Toltec Wisdom Book. San Rafael, CA: Amber-Allen Publishing.



  • Buckingham, Marcus & Goodall, Ashley. (2019, March-April). The Feedback Fallacy. Harvard Business Review.

  • Groysberg, Boris, & Slind, Michael. (2012, June). Leadership is a Conversation. Harvard Business Review.

  • Feser, Claudio, Mayol, Fernanda, and Srinivasan, Ramesh. (2015, January). Decoding Leadership: What Really Matters. McKinsey Quarterly.


TED Talks

  • Brené Brown: Listening to Shame

  • Brené Brown: On Vulnerability

  • Amy Cuddy, Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are

  • JK Rowling: The Fringe Benefits of Failure

  • Tim Urban: Inside the Mind of a Master Procrastinator