Welcome to The Influence Library. Here you will find all of my very favorite books - my recommendations of quality brain food for any aspiring Influencer.

Every so often, I'll add another book or two here to keep you in fresh reading material. Subscribers will be updated when I add new books. If you're not already a subscriber, why not sign up now using the form below?

Enjoy the library!

All of these books include an Amazon affiliate link. If you purchase through those links, I'll earn a small commission at no cost to you for referring you. If you do that - thank you. If you'd prefer not to, you may purchase directly from Amazon or at your local bookstore.

privacy We value your privacy and would never spam you

  • The Medici Effect

    The best book I’ve read on the subject of where great ideas come from.

    The Medici Effect shows how breakthrough ideas most often occur when we bring concepts from one field into a new, unfamiliar territory, and offers examples how we can turn the ideas we discover into path-breaking innovations. Amazon affiliate link.

  • How to Win Friends and Influence People

    The Carnegie classic about how to connect with others and form healthy, mutually beneficial relationships. A must read for any aspiring influencer.

    For more than sixty years the rock-solid, time-tested advice in this book has carried thousands of now famous people up the ladder of success in their business and personal lives. Amazon affiliate link.

  • Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion

    The ultimate authority on the other side of influence: Persuasion.

    Influence, the Psychology of Persuasion, explains why people say “yes”—and how to apply these understandings. You’ll learn the six universal principles, how to use them to become a skilled persuader. Amazon affiliate link.

  • Do The Work

    Do the Work, a manifesto by bestselling author Steven Pressfield, that will show you that it’s not about better ideas, it’s about actually doing the work. Do the Work is a weapon against Resistance – a tool that will help you take action and successfully ship projects out the door. Amazon affiliate link.

  • The In-Between

    An excellent book from Jeff Goins that teaches us to enjoy and learn from those “in-between” times in life.

    The In-Between teaches us about the unexpected good that can come from times of waiting. Jeff encourages us to embrace the extraordinary nature of the ordinary and enjoy the daily mundane – the things that lie in between the “major” moments. Amazon affiliate link.

  • Brand Against The Machine

    Branding expert John Morgan show you how to successfully brand in today’s new marketplace.

    The machine blasts messages at the world and it does not care who you are or what you have to say or whether its message is relevant to you at all. Brand Against The Machine will help you and your brand rage against the traditional forces of advertising. You’ll learn how to engage your audience and win their business by giving more and selling less. Amazon affiliate link.

  • Engagement From Scratch

    Engagement from Scratch by Danny Iny contains the most important lessons learned from over 135 years of persistent effort and experimentation by some of the world’s most successful audience- and community-builders. In this book, they have come together to answer one crucial question: How would you build an engaged audience, from scratch? Amazon affiliate link.

  • Blue Ocean Strategy

    Blue Ocean Strategy challenges everything you thought you knew about competing in today’s crowded market place. The book argues that lasting success comes from creating untapped new market spaces. Companies around the world are skipping the bloody red oceans of competitors and creating their own blue oceans. Amazon affiliate link.