Parker Business Coach Shares His Top Reading Picks

Dr. Eric Goodman, founder of Meridian Success Group, is a certified coach, consultant and trainer who specializes in helping business leaders, executives and professionals overcome challenges, plan for the future and create greater wins while maximizing success in business and in life.

Dr. Goodman has more than 25 years of experience as a results-oriented and data-driven leader in consulting in corporate and higher education settings. He is a visionary innovator and leader with a strong track record of success in accelerating performance and creating a sustainable competitive advantage. He is passionate about making a difference and currently serves on the board of directors for the Parker Area Chamber of Commerce. Eric has his doctorate in business administration from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

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1. Machines Like Me by Ian McEwan

Just how far can science go? Deep and fascinating look at questions related to artificial intelligence and life.

2. A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

A funny, heartwarming story of hope, transformation and the effect you can have on the lives of others.

3. The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Moving account that captures the hatred and brutality of the darkest times along with the triumph of the human spirit.


4. New Power by Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms

Filled with examples of disruptive business models and how to engage people to build communities and social movements for change.

5. Why They Buy by Cheri Tree

A must-read! Game-changing communication system that will create deep connections, influence others and maximize your sales.

6. Originals by Adam Grant

Thought-provoking, research-based examples and often counter-intuitive insights about originality and rejecting conformity to improve success.


7. Relentless by Tim S. Grover

No-nonsense insights from a legendary sports trainer on mindset, how to be relentless and perform at top levels.

8. When by Daniel H. Pink

Essential insights on productivity and time management packed with practical tips on how to live an engaged life.

9. The Culture Code by Daniel Coyle

Excellent case studies packed with actionable insights on creating safety, vulnerability and purpose to develop a motivated, high-performing culture.