Book List

As many participants of the Care Factor Programs enquire about on-going readings we have put together this key book list as part of the continuous improvement, learning and development in the workplace and beyond.

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General Psychology/Wellbeing

  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change, by Stephen R. Covey
  • The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness, by Stephen R. Covey
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow, by Daniel Kahneman
  • Learned Optimism: How to Change Your Mind and Your Life, by Martin E. P. Seligman  
  • Flourish, by Martin E. P. Seligman 
  • Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High, by Kerry Patterson , Joseph Grenny , Ron McMillan , Al Switzler
  • Influncer: The Power to Change Anything, by Kerry Patterson , Joseph Grenny , David Maxfield, Ron McMillan , Al Switzler
  • Man's Search for Meaning, by Viktor E. Frankl
  • Games People Play: The Psychology of Human Relationships, by Eric Berne 
  • The Witness; Kitty Genovese Story, Documentary movie



  • Next Generation Safety Leadership: From Compliance to Care, by Clive Lloyd
  • The Speed of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything, by Stephen R. Covey, Rebecca R. Merrill 
  • Authentic Leadership: Rediscovering the Secrets To Creating Lasting Value, by Bill George
  • True North: Discover Your Authentic Leadership, by Bill George
  • Quiet Leadership: Six Steps to Transforming Performance at Work, by David Rock
  • QBQ: The Question Behind the Question. What to Really Ask Yourself to Eliminate Blame, Complaining, and Procrastination, by John G Miller
  • Alive and Well at the end of the day: The Supervisor's Guide to Managing Safety in Operations (& Study Guide for...), by Paul D. Balmert
  • The Relationship Factor in Safety Leadership: Achieving Success through Employee Engagement, by Rosa Antonia Carrillo
  • A Practical Guide to the Safety Profession: The Relentless Pursuit, by Jason A. Maldonado


Organisational Culture

  • The Fearless Organization: Creating Psychological Safety in the Workplace for Learning, Innovation, and Growth 1st Edition, by Amy C. Edmondson 
  • Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don't, by Jim Collins
  • Built to Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies, by Jim Collins
  • Top Business Psychology Models: 50 Transforming Ideas for Leaders, Consultants and Coaches, by Stefan Cantore, Jonathan Passmore
  • For the Love of Zero: Human Fallibility and Risk, by Robert Long



  • Coaching for Performance: The Principles and Practice of Coaching and Leadership, by John Whitmore
  • The Seven Steps of Effective Executive Coaching, by Sabine Dembkowski, Fiona Eldridge, Ian Hunter
  • Advancing Executive Coaching: Setting the Course for Successful Leadership Coaching, by Gina H Broome, Lisa A Boyce



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