Transition Management Consulting, Inc.

Our Reading List

by John Scully | Jan 01, 2010

Reflecting on Your Life Transitions

Kubler-Ross, E. (1969). On death and dying. 
Bridges, W. (2001). The way of transition: Embracing life's most difficult moments.
Bridges, W. (2004). Transitions: Making sense of life's changes. 

Reflecting on Your Career

Bolles, R. (2008). What color is your parachute? 2008: A practical manual for job-hunters and career-changers. 
Levoy, G. (1998). Callings. Three Rivers Press. 
Leider, R. J. & Shapiro, D. A. (2000). Repacking your bags: How to live with a new sense of purpose. MJF Books.
Lore, N. (1998). The pathfinder: How to choose or change your career for a lifetime of satisfaction and success. New York: Fireside. 
Rath, T. (2007). Strengths finder. New York: Gallup Press. 

Reflecting on Your Life

Bolen, J. (1989). Gods in everyman. Harper & Row
Bolen, J. (1984). Goddesses in everywoman: A new psychology of women. HarperCollins.
Dreamer, OM. (2006). The invitation. HarperOne.
Helmstetter, S. (1990). What to say when you talk to yourself.Pocket Books. 
Leider, R. J. & Shapiro, D. A. (1996). Repacking your bags: Lighten your load for the rest of your life.
Robin, V., Dominguez, J., and Tilford, M. (1999). Your money or your life: 9 steps to transforming your relationship with money and achieving financial independence. Revised and updated for the 21st century. 
Wilber, K. (2000). A Theory of Everything: An Integral Vision for Business, Politics, Science and Spirituality.

Leadership and Organizational Issues

Bridges, W. (1991). Managing transitions. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley.
Campbell, J. (2008). The hero with a thousand faces. New World Library. 
Campbell, J., Moyers, B. D., & Flowers, BS. (1991). The power of myth. Anchor.
Covey, S. R. (1990). Principle-centered leadership. New York: Simon and Schuster.
Drucker, P. (2003). The new realities. 
Drucker, P. (1999). Management challenges for the 21st century.
Eder-Van Hook, J. L., Van Hook, R. T., Blanken, R., & Lorms, D. (2009)Strategic Resilience for Associations and Their Executives: Coping in These Turbulent Times. Transition Management Consulting, Inc.: Washington, DC. 
Heifetz, R. A. Leadership without Easy Answers. 
Kotter, J. P. (1996). Leading change. Boston: Harvard Business School Press.
Nadler, D. A. (1995). Discontinuous change: Leading organizational transformation. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
Quinn, R. E. (1996). Deep change: Discovering the leader within.San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
Van Hook, R. T. & Eder-Van Hook, J. L. (2008). Succession SOS.Associations Now: 4, 38-43.
Van Hook, R. T. Knowing when to leave: A personal story.Associations Now. 
Wheatley, M. J. (1994). Leadership and the new science: Learning about organization from an orderly universe. San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler Publishers.