We’re constantly asked how can I find my purpose or better clarity in what I want to do or should be doing? So we thought lets choose our top 5 books that can help with further exploring or finding your purpose. We’re all about using the right tools and resources to help you realise your potential and find direction to align your values and life choices.
1. What Your Really Meant To Do by Robert Steve Kaplan
This book helps to guide you to better understand what matters to you and how to reach your own potential. Everyone needs to define success in their own words and this will help you do just that.
2. The Happiness of Pursuit by Chris Guillebeau
Looking for more meaning in your life? Then this is the right book for you, join Chris on his travels through multiple countries and the revelations that he has whilst meeting different people on his journey. This book will challenge you to take control, to make your life meaningful and how to be focused and committed with the journey. An inspirational book for everyone, look at this as a playbook for making your life count.
3. Body Of Work by Pamela Slim
Written by one of our mentors / coaches, Pamela Slim is experienced at helping individuals find their direction and purpose. This recent book of Pam's helps us make sense of the road we've been on, turning your accomplishments, experience, knowledge and more into a story that can help you into your next phase of life and career. It will transform the way you think about your career / life so far and actions you into connecting the dots to move forward. We're all about action and this book couldn't be more action orientated which we absolutely love!
4. Living On Your Own Terms: What is Real Rebellion (Osho Life Essentials)
“People can be happy only in one way, and that is if they are authentically themselves. Then the springs of happiness start flowing; they become more alive, they become a joy to see, a joy to be with; they are a song, they are a dance.” – Osho
This book is filled with Q & A's and will help you ask yourself some key questions in life, to live yourself authentically. You don't have to be a rebel to read this but it may turn you into one, one that is going to carve life in your own terms. A great book to just pick up and read as you wish - not one you have to read from start to finish. Osho is a personal favourite of mine!
5. The Four Agreements - The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom (A Toltec Wisdom Book) by Don Miguel Ruiz
Another oldie but a goodie, this book is something worth keeping on your shelf and acting as a refresher when taking a step back from the daily grind of life. This book will help you build your spiritual view point in life and a more open mind to allow new ideas to flow. Ruiz makes you question your creative power, the words that we use to communicate and create events in your life along with the belief we have in ourselves. Another book that provides practical suggestions for you to put into practice.
What books have you read that have helped you on your road to a more purpose driven life?