Books and Articles

First, some useful books:

Authentic Happiness — Martin Seligman
What would really make you happy in life? This wonderful book has the answers!

How to Make Your Dreams Come True — Mark Forster
A practical guide which draws upon the author’s own experience. (I think it’s out of print now so only available secondhand.)

Creating a Life Worth Living — Carol Lloyd
A guide particularly (but not only) for anyone with a creative bent.

The Artist’s Way — Julia Cameron
Written originally for blocked creative people but a wonderful guide to moving on for anyone who’s feeling stuck in life.

Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life – James Hollis
A Jungian take on fulfilling your purpose in life.

Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity — David Allen
Does what it says on the packet.

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People — Stephen Covey
Still a classic book on effective living, you either like it or you hate it.

The Work We Were Born to Do — Nick Williams
A spiritual and holistic approach to finding your career.

The Pathfinder — Nicholas Lore
A practical and in-depth guide to finding fulfilling work.

What Colour Is Your Parachute? — Dick Bolles
A classic and comprehensive book on how to choose a career. Republished and updated every year. Also see

Finding a Job in a Recession — Denise Taylor
Written by a career coach with tons of experience in jobhunting.

Coming soon!