2021 PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT READING LIST

STOICS + CLASSICS

PERSONAL + INSPIRATION

PRACTICAL + EXECUTION

 

MY WRITING

I hope you enjoy reading some of my articles below. Themes range from personal growth to leadership lessons to business frameworks, but all are based in what I've learned over the years and what I learn with my clients each week.

Check out more of my writing on Medium @jasonrwaller, where I'm a top writer in Leadership.

 
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Should I Join a CEO Peer Group?

The benefits and drawbacks of joining a professional mastermind. Peer groups and mastermind groups seem to be popping up everywhere. A...

A Better Way to Deal with Anxiety

Counterintuitively, it’s not “dealing with it” at all. Here you are, answering the “knock, knock, knock” of an article title promising...

How to Choose a Coaching Topic

You are the only person who can own the agenda of your growth. What follows are my top tips on how to choose a meaningful topic of focus...

How to Make Impossible Decisions

The five tactics that have helped me most. One month ago, I was wrestling with what felt like an impossible decision. I was trying to...

I Took a Year Off from Writing

The world didn’t end! What I learned about patience and compassion. When my daughter was born a year ago, I didn’t plan to take time away...

Debunking the Myth of Work-Life Balance

In the blue corner, weighing in at 47 hours per week, it’s the average American full-time job! Why do we all seem to work so damn hard?...

My Journey with Insecurity

The birth, death, and rebirth of identity — what I learned living in constant fear of not being good enough. Most articles I write are...