If you want to generate ideas, read! Here are a few resources I recommend.


Zig Zag | Keith Sawyer sketches the meandering paths of creativity in way that will open your mind.

Thinkertoys | “Designed to change the way you think.” – Wall Street Journal

Strengths Finder 2.0 | Learn to focus on your strengths and the strengths of others and get a code for a free test if you buy it new.

The Makers | This book will open your mind to the many home-based opportunities of the “new industrial revolution.”


This Is Your Life | Michael Hyatt’s top-notch podcast about leadership, productivity and publishing.

The Portfolio Life | Jeff Goins helps you find the work you were born to do, identify your portfolio and then get started.


The Brothers Brick | A website featuring awesome builds from the LEGO community (including The Brick Idea).