Delivering Happiness

by Tony Hsieh Have you ever wished you could work with your friends and run a business based on truly shared values? For employees of Zappo’s, this place is real. In Delivering Happiness, Tony Hsieh leads us through the risks he made and how his devotion to building an authentic company culture paid off, in billions. [...]

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The Inevitable: 12 forces

by Kevin Kelley Kevin Kelley’s book reminds us how rapidly our world is changing. Experts predict, before the end of this century, 70% of jobs will likely be automated. If this stat scares you, don’t worry yet, Kelley’s book suggests the creation of entirely new roles and industries to support automation. If you want a [...]

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Designing Your life

by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans This book comes from a popular undergraduate design class at Stanford led by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans. One of the main themes is the suggestion to to reframe dysfunctional beliefs such as these: It’s too late to design a life I love Your degree determines your career To be [...]

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End of Average

by Todd Rose Have you ever felt down because your life has not followed the traditional path of school, college, great career, marriage, kids, etc? Todd Rose, failed class after class, dropped out of high school with a 0.9 GPA, was holding minimum wage jobs to support a wife and son and was referred to [...]

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High Output Management

by Andy Grove Andy Grove’s book High Output Management is considered a top management book by insiders in Silicon Valley. As your read how Andy Grove managed Intel, you will be reminded of basic management responsibilities such as ensuring you have a process to fix problems at the lowest stage possible before more time and resources [...]

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First Break All The Rules

From Gallup  If you are managing people, you are likely to find some great advice in this book. Based on research studies from 80,000 manager across 400 companies, the information in this book will help you select the right people in the role, prioritize where you spend your time and how you motivate people on your [...]

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How Women Decide

by Therese Huston In How Women Decide, Therese Huston has delivered a guidebook to understanding the strengths women bring to decision making. If you have doubted your ability to make decisions, Therese’s offers research that shows men and women have an equally hard time making decisions. However, under specific conditions, the ways women and men make [...]

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The Willpower Instinct

by Kelly McGonigal Here is the simple, and life changing advice: The greatest predictor of your future self is your behavior today. When you delay today, and promise you will change tomorrow or in a week or next month, you are assuming your future self will be different in the future. This is a common [...]

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