Books

Here are a few of the books I’ve read in the hopes you might find a few that you would like to read. One way to go about using this page is to open any books you find interesting into a new tab. Then use the Pocket extension to bookmark them to read later. Then just read one pocket article a day and determine which books you’d like to read.

This exquisite memoir by an idealistic young neurosurgeon asks What makes a life worth living? and makes a profound graduation...
My Rating:
tbd
/ 5

When Breath Becomes Air

By :
PAUL KALANITHI
It’s the biggest revolution you’ve never heard of, and it’s hiding in plain sight. Over the past decade, Silicon Valley executives like Eric Schmidt...
My Rating:
5
/ 5

Stealing Fire: How Silicon Valley, the Navy SEALs, and...

By :
STEVEN KOTLER & JAMIE WHEAL
For every startup that grows to the point where it can go public or be profitably acquired, hundreds of others sputter and die. Smart entrepreneurs...
My Rating:
tbd
/ 5

Traction: How Any Startup Can Achieve Explosive Cust...

By :
GABRIEL WEINBERG & JUSTIN MARES
Transforming a culture is far more about emotional growth than technical maturity. Co-written by leaders at the Kaizen Institute, Creating...
My Rating:
5
/ 5

Creating a Kaizen Culture

By :
ON MILLER MIKE WROBLEWSKI & JAIME VILLAFUERTE
These are not shortcuts, which produce often dubious short-term gains, but ethical "smartcuts" that eliminate unnecessary effort and yield...
My Rating:
3
/ 5

Smartcuts: The Breakthrough Power of Lateral Thinking

By :
SHANE SNOW
With the same sharp eye, quick wit, and narrative drive that marked his bestsellers The Game, The Dirt, and How to Make Love Like a Porn Star...
My Rating:
5
/ 5

Emergency: This Book Will Save Your Life

By :
NEIL STRAUSS
By looking at what separates the extremely successful from the rest of us, we learn what we can do to be more like them - and find out, in...
My Rating:
5
/ 5

Barking Up the Wrong Tree: The Surprising Science Behind...

By :
ERIC BARKER
THE NOW HABIT offers a comprehensive plan to help readers lower their stress and increase their time to enjoy guilt-free play. Dr. Fiore’s...
My Rating:
5
/ 5

The Now Habit: A Strategic Program for Overcoming Procras...

By :
NEIL FIORE
The path to your life’s work is difficult and risky, even scary, which is why few finish the journey. This is a book about discovering your life’s work...
My Rating:
3
/ 5

The Art of Work: A Proven Path to Discovering What You Were...

By :
JEFF GOINS
With characters and situations created from collective business experiences and stories, Get A Grip is a fable that will ring true for entrepreneurial...
My Rating:
5
/ 5

Get A Grip: An Entrepreneurial Fable

By :
GINO WICKMAN & MIKE PATON
A revised edition of the timeless business classic—updated to help today’s readers succeed more quickly in a rapidly changing world.
My Rating:
3
/ 5

The New One Minute Manager

By :
KEN BLANCHARD & SPENCER JOHNSON
The Power of Self Confidence explains that confidence is "mental fitness." It can be developed by engaging in a series of regular exercises...
My Rating:
4
/ 5

The Power of Self-Confidence

By :
BRIAN TRACY
A compilation of tools, tactics, and habits from 130+ of the world’s top performers. From iconic entrepreneurs to elite athletes, from artists...
My Rating:
4
/ 5

Tribe of Mentors

By :
Tim Ferriss
The Motivation Hacker shows you how to summon extreme amounts of motivation to accomplish anything you can think of. From...
My Rating:
5
/ 5

The Motivation Hacker

By :
NICK WINTER
Bestselling author Dan Ariely reveals fascinating new insights into motivation—showing that the subject is far more complex than we ever imagined.
My Rating:
4
/ 5

Payoff

By :
Dan Ariely
Informed by the latest research and combining cutting-edge insights from psychology, economics, neuroscience, and medicine, The Willpower Instinct explains exactly what willpower is, how it works, and why it matters.
My Rating:
4
/ 5

The Willpower Instinct

By :
Kelly McGonigal Ph.D.