At our December 2020 Mugs & Mornings meetup we talked about books that made an impact on us. Attendees had many wonderful suggestions! A few recommendations are not actually books but are still great resources, so they are included as well.

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Book Title Book Author Recommended By
Bossypants Tina Fey Sage Donaldson
Project Management for The Unofficial Project Manager Kory Kogon, Suzette Blakemore, and James Wood Jen Psillas
Tao of Pooh Benjamin Hoff Jen Wennerlund
Emotional Intelligence Travis Bradberry and Jean Greaves Jennifer Psillas
The Boy, the Mole, the Fox, and the Horse Charlie Mackesy Priyanka Miller
High Performance Habits: How Extraordinary People Become That Way Brendon Burchard Toinette Collins
Women in Geospatial Breakfast - an Early Careers Perspective (page 20 of PDF) Holly Smith Ashley Snyder
Happiness Lab (podcast) Dr. Laurie Santos Shea Lemar
Gifts of Imperfection Brené Brown Sage Donaldson
You Area a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life Jen Sincero Mariah Modson
Best of Me David Sedaris Karol Francis
Boundaries: When to Say Yes, How to Say No to Take Control of Your Life Henry Cloud Mariah Modson
Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway Susan Jeffers Jami Dennis
Sand County Almanac Aldo Leopold Mariah Modson
My Grandfather's Blessings: Stories of Strength, Refuge, and Belonging Rachel Naomi Remen Jenna Leveille
Leadership Is an Art Max DePree Jenna Leveille
The Untethered Soul Michael A. Singer Sandy Dyre
Dare to Lead Brené Brown Sandy Dyre
Radical Candor: Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity Kim Scott Sandy Dyre
Prayer for Owen Meany John Irving Sandy Dyre
Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah Richard Bach Sandy Dyre
Phoenix Project: A Novel about IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win Gene Kim Karen Fisher
Gmorning, Gnight!: Little Pep Talks for Me & You Lin-Manuel Miranda Johanna Kraus
Good to Great Jim Collins Tisha Gonzales
Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants Robin Wall Kimmerer Cheryl Begay-Mizell
TEDx Shorts varies Morgan Temperly
Yupiaq Worldview: A Pathway to Ecology and Spirit Angayuqaq Oscar Kawagley Cheryl Begay-Mizell
Native to Nowhere: Sustaining Home And Community In A Global Age Timothy Beatley Tisha Gonzales
You Are My "Once in a Lifetime": I Will Always Love You Marci Tisha Gonzales
Lindsey the GIS Professional Tyler Danielson Ashley Snyder
The Visual Display of Quantitative Information Edward Tufte Johanna Kraus
Seeing with Fresh Eyes: Meaning, Space, Data, Truth Edward Tufte Johanna Kraus