Ideas from across a variety of fields…

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, by Carol Dweck (updated, 2017)

Hardwiring Happiness: The New Brain Science of Contentment, Calm, and Confidence, by Rick Hanson (2013)

Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to your Biggest Challenges, by Amy Cuddy (2015)

Designing Your Life: How to Build a Well-lived, Joyful Life, by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans (2016)

Mastery, by George Leonard (1992)

Transitions: Making Sense of Life’s Changes, by William Bridges (2004)

What Got you Here Won't Get You There, by Marshall Goldsmith (2007)

Immunity to Change, by Robert Kegan and Lisa Lahey (2009)

The Blue Zones: 9 Lessons for Living Longer, by Dan Buettner (2008)

Encore: Finding Work that Matters in the Second Half of Life, by Marc Freedman (2008)

The Four Things that Matter Most, by Ira Byock, M.D. (2014)