Strategic Thinker Delivering Results

Perry's ​Reading List

What I'm reading now:


Peaceful Parent, HAPPY KIDS. How to Stop Yelling and Start Connecting – December, 2012

by Dr. Laura Markham


Great reads for executives - my favorites:


Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World 1st Edition – March 2, 2015
by Bruce Schneier

​When Breath Becomes Air​ – January 12, 2016
by Paul Kalanithi


Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us – April 5, 2011
by Daniel H. Pink


The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich – December 15, 2009
by Timothy Ferriss

Springboard: Launching Your Personal Search for Success  – April 29, 2014
by G. Richard Shell


IT Savvy: What Top Executives Must Know to Go from Pain to Gain – July 7, 2009
by Peter Weill, Jeanne W. Ross

Give and Take: Why Helping Others Drives Our Success – March 25, 2014
by Adam M. Grant
Talk Like TED: The 9 Public-Speaking Secrets of the World's Top Minds – March 4, 2014
by Carmine Gallo

Social Physics: How Good Ideas Spread-The Lessons from a New Science – January 30, 2014
by Alex Pentland
Disciplined Entrepreneurship: 24 Steps to a Successful Startup – August 12, 2013
by Bill Aulet  

How Will You Measure Your Life? – May 15, 2012
by Clayton M. Christensen, James Allworth, Karen Dillon

Business Model Generation: A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers – July 13, 2010
by Alexander Osterwalder, Yves Pigneur  
The Extraordinary Coach: How the Best Leaders Help Others Grow – May 24, 2010
by John Zenger, Kathleen Stinnett  

Gamestorming: A Playbook for Innovators, Rulebreakers, and Changemakers – July 30, 2010
by Dave Gray, Sunni Brown, James Macanufo  

52 Things Kids Need from a Dad: What Fathers Can Do to Make a Lifelong Difference – March 1, 2010
by Jay Payleitner , Josh McDowell (Foreword)

Real Business of IT: How CIOs Create and Communicate Value – October 20, 2009
by Richard Hunter, George Westerman  

Food Rules: An Eater's Manual – December 29, 2009
by Michael Pollan  

Generating Buy-In: Mastering the Language of Leadership – March 26, 2006
by Mark S. Walton  

Execution: The Discipline of Getting Things Done – June 4, 2002
by Larry Bossidy, Ram Charan, Charles Burck  

Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...And Others Don't – October 16, 2001

by Jim Collins  

The Fifth Discipline – August 1, 1990
by Peter M. Senge  
Theft of the Spirit: A Journey to Spiritual Healing – August 18, 1994
by Carl A. Hammerschlag

The Dancing Healers: A Doctor's Journey of Healing with Native Americans – September 13, 1989

by Carl A. Hammerschlag