A functioning community moves beyond listing and reciting core values. It shares and lives those values by asking authentic questions and engaging in difficult and respectful conversations about those values.

Steve Piscitelli
Writer • Facilitator 
Community Advocate

YOU are the true thought leaders within and for your community. 

A Musical Session Breaks Out During One of Steve's Keynotes


                      Steve has written fourteen books. Here is a quick view of his latest releases.

*Steve's newest book was released on January 1, 2023.*


wisdom front cover

Steve's latest book presents a non-scientific look at wisdom from seven-year-olds to people ninety and older.
You will read more than 300 brief responses about life lessons, advice, and questions.

More than a book of decades, this is a book of people in those decades. 

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*If you would like a dog's perspective on life this is the book for you.*

You have heard a great deal about purpose in life. But are you ready to explore the topic from a dog’s perspective?
For more information about Roxie’s first book click here
You can find this heart-warming book of 52 short stories in eBook and print editions..


*Make this book a powerful resource for important discussions about your community.*



Community as a Safe Place to Land will encourage you to move beyond “why” we need a community to “how” we go about building and sustaining a community. 

In addition to the e-book and paperback versions, you also have free access to seven podcast episodes. Each episode highlights one of The Seven Core Values of community.

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*Teaching, Learning, and Resilience: No Need to be an Island
encourages educators to embrace the power of collaboration.*


Thirty-seven scenarios raise questions about the classroom, work-life integration, collaboration with coworkers, and interpersonal relationships with supervisors. Every teaching and learning situation—everyone—allows us to take stock of and strengthen our resilience level. And we do not have to do it alone. 

Enjoy and learn from free videos that introduce each scenario.

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Steve is not a life coach and does not provide legal advice. He facilitates conversations and helps your teams raise and confront important questions about what they do, why they do it, and how they do it.

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