Recommended Books

Yellow Brick Path Books and Recommendations

At Yellow Brick Path, we are always on the lookout for new ideas and perspectives that add to our clients and our own knowledge and professional development. We will add new items as we find interesting and thought-provoking “must reads”.

Yellow Brick Path Authored Books

Paula Asinof and Mina Brown have been a co-author team since publication of their 1st books in 2008 and 2009, Be Sharp: ‘Tell Me About Yourself” in Great Introductions and Professional Bios and Quick Start Coaching Kit. These books have not only received rave reviews but have stood the test of time and are still in demand. Both books are planned for a 2nd edition in 2015. Subsequently, their 3rd book, Be Smart: Sail Past the Hazards of Conventional Career Advice, was published in 2013 and is building a loyal following.

Yellow Brick Path Recommended Books

Business Success

Shifting paradigms is the theme that runs through these selections. They will change your view of the world.

Career Advice

The market, the corporate view, and really good advice for career management at a personal level comprise this group. Here’s some stuff you can actually use.


We have been involved with coaching and developing coaches for many years. These books have been selected with coaching professionals (or aspiring ones) in mind.


Change your behavior and change your outcomes. These books are all about how to do it when it comes to building rapport, sharing information, and communicating in challenging situations.

Branding & Image

Hot stuff. This topic is on everyone’s lips. Are you up to speed?


There is no lack of books on leadership, but few stand out from the crowd. We been selective in our choices and included a few of the best.