Books and Products

Books for Creating What Matters Most 
In Life, Work, Relationships … and Almost Everything

Self Coaching. Simplicity. Minimalism. Emotional Mastery. Sustainable Success.

Simplicity and Success: Creating the Life You Long For

“Highly recommended!”

David Heitmiller, Co-author of Getting A Life

“Bruce’s approach is exciting and challenging.”

Wanda Urbanska, PBS Host for Simple Living with Wanda Urbanska

“Bruce Elkin does a great job.”

 Janet Luhrs, author The Simple Living Guide, Seattle, WA

“Bruce was doing minimalism way before it became popular.”

David Renton, Blogger, Victoria, BC

Find out more about Simplicity and Success →


Create What Matters Most – In Challenging Times and Beyond

“Impressive: a life-organizing framework to refocus your life on what matters.”

Dr. Paul Stoltz, Author: Adversity Quotient & The Adversity Challenge

“I use some of Bruce’s tools and can testify to their awesome power.”

Vicki Robin, Million-Selling Coauthor of Your Money Or Your Life

“Thrive! can help you create an adventurous, fulfilling life.”

Sharon Wood, First North American Woman to Summit Mt Everest

Find out more about Thrive! →

The ABCs of Emotional Mastery

Manage Your Moods, Build Resilience and Create Results

“The ABCs is a kind of handbook for self-coaching in mood-changing and taking action.”

 F.S. Henderson, Counsellor, Victoria, BC

“Using The ABCs helped me simplify life and work, improve my relationships and make minimalism work for me as a writer. I use these skills daily.”

D. Agassi, Writer, Calgary, AB

“Well-written and very useful for smoothing out emotional swings and increasing my results.”

Sandy Belynza, Vancouver, BC

Find out more about The ABCs of Emotional Mastery →

Emotional Mastery

Manage Your Moods and Create Results — With Whatever Life Gives You!

“Emotional mastery helped me see how I was causing my own anxiety and depression and what to do about it.”

David Ruben, Publishing Executive, New York NY

“Using the exercises in this book helped me change my mood from miserable to relaxed and mostly happy.”

Helen Astikkosh, HR Consultant, Vancouver, BC

Find out more about Emotional Mastery →

Creating Sustainable Success

Five Problems with Problem Solving — and What We Can Learn From Them About Creating Rich Yet Simple, Healthy and Sustainable Lives and Work.

“Excellent! Outlines 5 barriers to success — and how to overcome them by shifting from a problem-focused stance to the more empowering stance of a creator of results. Love it!”

D. S. Silverman, Freelance Writer, Edmonton AB

“An important book! It shows how over-relying on problem solving — in life, work, and in our approach to our environment — can cause worse problems. And shows us what to do about it.”

 Arren Hofstad, Green Entrepreneur, Seattle, WA

Find out more about Creating Sustainable Success →

Books by Bruce Elkin

Thrive! Creating what matters most, by Bruce Elkin.
Simplicity and Success, by Bruce Elkin.
Emotional Mastery, by Bruce Elkin.
Creating Sustainable Success, by Bruce Elkin.
The ABCs of Emotional Mastery, by Bruce Elkin.