20,000 Hours Study

The following are a great number of the authors and book titles from which the content of “Discovery of Your Potential” was derived based on the 20,000 hours study on top speakers in personal transformation and inner insight to help participants unleash their potential and manifest it in different areas of life. Please note these are only 86 sources of information from hundreds of works which the material of the program was derived, most of which are bestsellers or from a bestselling author (there are much more sources of top speakers and authors from which the program material was derived not listed here):


1) Friendship with God – Neale Donald Walsch

New York Times Bestseller

2) Conversations with God- Neale Donald Walsch

New York Times Bestseller

3) The Science of Success- Wallace D. Wattles

Featured in “The Secret” Bestseller

4) The Power of Focus- Jack Canfield/ Mark Victor Hansen/ Les Hewitt

#1 New York Times and USA Bestselling authors of Chicken Soup for the Soul Series

5) Secrets of the Millionaire Mind- T. Harv. Ecker

New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today Bestseller

6) The Science of Mind- Ernest Holmes

Founder of Religious Science

7) What They Don’t Teach You At Harvard Business School- Mark H. McCormack

 National Bestseller

8) The Six Fundamentals Laws of Success- Stuart Levine

International Bestselling Author

9) What God Wants- Neale Donald Walsch

Bestselling Author

10) A Return To Love- Marianne Williamson


11) A Woman’s Worth- Marianne Williamson


12) The Law of Attraction- Esther and Jerry Hicks


13) The Astonishing Power of Emotions- Esther and Jerry Hicks

Bestselling Author

14) Ask and It is Given-Esther and Jerry Hicks

Bestselling Author

15) The Confident Woman- Joyce Meyer

Bestselling Author

16) The Attractor Factor- Joe Vitale


17) The Power of Positive Thinking- Norman Vincent Peale


18) Feel the Fear and Do It Anyways- Susan Jeffers

Bestselling Author

19) You Can Heal Your Life- Louise Hay


20) The Secret- Rhonda Byrne


21) Notes From The Universe- Mike Dooley

Featured in the Bestseller “The Secret”

22) Optimal Thinking- Rosaline Glickman

International Bestseller

23) How to Position Yourself for Success- Nido Qubein

Over 5,000 presentations and over a dozen books

 24) 7 Habits of Highly Effective People- Stephen Covey


25) Answers to Life’s 11 Most Burning Questions- James Ray

Bestselling  Author

26) Unleashing the Power Within- Anthony Robins

Bestselling Author (impacted more than 50 million people over 100 countries)

27) Get the Edge- Anthony Robins

Bestselling Author

28) The Success Principles- Jack Canfield

Bestselling Author (America’s #1 Success Coach )

29) A Complaint Free World- Will Bowen

Impacted over 6 million people

30) Success Through A Positive Mental Attitude- Napoleon Hill/ W. Clement Stone

Renowned Classic

31) The Universal Laws of Success and Achievement- Brian Tracy

Bestselling Author (leading authority on sales and human potential)

32) The Power of Deliberate Intent- Esther and Jerry Hicks


33) Emotional Entrapment- Daniel Rutley

34) The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership- John C. Maxwell

New York Times Bestseller

35) The Unwritten Laws of Business- W. J. King/ James G. Skakoon

Formerly titled the Unwritten Laws of Engineering by William Swanson- Bestseller

36) Make Yourself Unfurgettable- Dales Carnegie Training

Renowned Dale Carnegie Training

37) Execution- The Discipline of Getting Things Done- Larry Bossidy and Ram Charan

Named CEO of the Year- Chief Executive Magazine

38) Instant Rapport- Michael Brooks

National Bestseller

39) How to Win Friends and Influence People-Dale Carnegie

Bestselling Classic

40) Never Be Lied to Again- David J. Leiberbam


41) 100 Ways to Motivate Others- Steve Chandler

Recently called the most powerful public speaker in America/ 20 books over 20 languages

42) Performance Management- Harvard Business Essentials

Harvard Business School Press

43) You Don’t Need a Title to Be A Leader- Mark Sanborn

Bestselling Author

44) Emotional Intelligence Appraisal- Travis Bradberry and Jean Greaves


45) Leading From the Heart- Jack Kahl

Nominated America’s most admired CEO’s by Industry Week

46) The DNA of Leadership- Judith Glaser

Rated one of the best business books by Business Book Review

47) Creating WE- Judith Glaser

Top Selling Author

48) Manager’s Toolkit- Harvard Business Essentials

Harvard Business School Press

 49) 151 Quick Ideas to Inspire Your Staff- Jerry Wilson

Published in Entrepreneur Magazine, Success, Master Salesmanship, among others

50) Dealing With Difficult People- Harvard Business Essentials

Harvard Business School Press

51) God is My CEO- Larry Jullian

Top Seller

52) The Rules of Management- Richard Templar

International Bestseller

53) Winning With People- John Maxwell

Bestselling Author

54) The Five Dysfunctions of A Team- Patric Lencioni

New York Times Bestseller

55) The Powell Principles- 24 Lessons From Colin Powell -Oven Harari

Based on the renowned Colin Powell

56) 30 Reasons Employees Hate Their Managers- Bruce L. Katcher

VP of Corporate Surveys and President of Society of Professional Consultants

57) The Leader in You- Dale Carnegie

Renowned Dale Carnegie Training

58) Managing Difficult People- Marilyn Pincus

59) Working With Presence- Daniel Goleman/ Peter Senge

New York Times Bestselling Author

60) The Irresistable Offer- Mark Joyner

Bestselling Author

 61) First, Break All the Rules- Marcus Buckingham and Curt Coffman


62) Doing What Matters- John Manfredi and Robert Lorber

Recommended by Warren Buffet and Jack Welch

63) The One Minute Manager- Kenneth Blanchard/Spencer Johnson

More than 10 acclaimed books by each author

64) 21 Great Ways to Become an Outstanding Manager- Brian Tracy

Bestselling Author

65) A Leader’s Legacy- Kouzes and Posner

Bestselling Author

66) 100 Ways to Create Wealth- Steve Chandler

Top Seller

67) Million Dollar Habits- Brian Tracy

Bestselling Author

68) Coaching For Improved Performance- Ferdinand Fournies

One of the nation’s best known training consultants

69) Master Strategies for Higher Achievement- Brian Tracy

 Helped over 4 million people reach their goals

70) Getting Things Done- David Allen

Rated of the most influential productivity thinkers by Fast Company Magazine

71) Time Management- Marc Mancini

72) Making Smart Decisions- Harvard Business School Press

73) No More Jealousy- Susie and Otto Collins

74 ) Relationships “Applications for Living”- Neale Donald Walsch

Bestselling Author

75) The Proper Care and Feeding of Marriage- Laura Schlessinger

New York Times Bestseller

76) The Wayne Dyer Collection- Pulling Your Own Strings

 Bestseller (over 3 million copies sold)

77) Your Erroneous Zones

Bestseller (over 6 million copies sold)

78) Boundaries- Henry Cloud and Julin Townsend

1 million copies sold

79) Wonderful Marriage- Lilo Gerard/ Terrence Real (Bestselling Author)/ Susan Seliger

80) Love and Respect- Dr. Emerson Eggerichs

Gold Medallion

81) Getting the Love You Want – Harville Hendrix

New York Times Bestseller

82) Anger Control- Effective Learning Systems

83) Men Are From Mars, Women From Venus- John Gray


84) Relationship Rescue- Phillip Mc. Graw

Bestselling Author (TV Show- Dr. Phill)

85) If It Hurts, It Isn’t Love- Chuck Spezzano

86) How Would Love Respond? Kurek Ashley

One of the world’s most respected success coaches and mentors