Books for Consultants

A curated selection of books designed to enhance the skills and business acumen of today's consultants.

Secrets of Power Negotiating

A must read for having any serious negotiation.


Less is more. Solve problems by removing things.

The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Remarkable Scientists and Their Dueling Visions to Shape Tomorrow's World

Two scientists dueling stories: the discovery of El Niño and creation of modern wheat. Science comes-of-age. 

A Short History of Nearly Everything

You go for a walk with an old man that rambles on the science of everything. Magnificent story telling. My favorite book.

Orbiting the Giant Hairball: A Corporate Fool's Guide to Surviving with Grace

Entertaining, informative, and illustrated. Tools for understanding your influence as an outside consultant.