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SFiO Top 10 Book Recommendations

Sep 8, 2020

Here is the TOP 10 book-list recommended by the SFiO LinkedIn Group community (Link: linkedin.com/groups/13507275) for those who are interested in refining their Solution Focus skills and practice:

  1. The Solutions Focus: Making Coaching and Change SIMPLE – Mark McKergow and Paul Z Jackson

  2. Coaching Plain & Simple. Solution Focused Brief Coaching Essentials – Peter Szabo, Daniel Meier

  3. Solution-Focused Practice: Effective Communication to Facilitate Change– Guy Shennan

  4. Solution Focused Practice in Asia – Debbie Hogan, Dave Hogan and al.

  5. Positively Speaking, the art of constructive conversations with a Solution Focus – Paul Z Jackson and Janine Waldman

  6. Solution-Focused Team Coaching – Kirsten Dierolf

  7. Brief coaching – Chris Iveson, Evan George and Harvey Ratner

  8. Encounters with Steve de Shazer and Insoo Kim Berg – Manfred Vogt et al.

  9. 57 SF Activities for Facilitators and Consultants. Putting Solutions Focus into Action – Peter Röhrig, Jenny Clarke

  10. Interviewing for Solutions – Insoo Kim Berg

What other books were strongly recommended?

  • The Miracle Method- Insoo Kim Berg
  • Putting Difference to work – Steve de Shazer
  • Becoming miracle workers – Gale Miller
  • EASY – Your LIFEPASS to creativity and confidence – Paul Z Jackson
  • Do one thing different: ten simple ways to change your life – Bill O’Hanlon
  • Team coaching with the solution circle – Daniel Meier
  • The Art of Giving Feedback – Baeijaert, Stellamans, Bordeleau, Brooker, Müller-Demary
  • Solution Focus Working – Mark McKergow and Jenny Clark
  • The Solution Tango – Louis Cauffman with Kirsten Dierolf
  • Fry the Monkeys, Create a Solution – Alan Kay