168 Hours: You Have More Time Than You Think

It’s an unquestioned truth of modern life: we are starved for time. With the rise of two-income families, extreme jobs, and 24/7 connectivity, life is so frenzied we can barely find time to breathe. We tell ourselves we’d like to read more, get to the gym regularly, try new hobbies, and accomplish all kinds of […]

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Overwhelemed

A set of practical techniques for creating a life of less stress and more leisure, based upon actual experience inside companies and other cultures, and among working couples. Overwhelmed is a book about time pressure and modern life. It is a deeply reported and researched, honest and often hilarious journey from feeling that, as one […]

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Getting things done

Thirteen years after its publication, productivity guru David Allen has released the second edition of “Getting Things Done.” The book is a must-read for anyone relatively new in his or her career because it teaches you the basics of time management, at work and at home. The idea is to come up with an organizing […]

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Think and Grow Rich!

Those who are just starting out on their own realize quickly that interpersonal skills are just as important as the skills they list on their résumés. “Think and Grow Rich” from Napoleon Hill  is a pioneering personal success title that has become one of the top-selling books of all time since it was first published […]

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A Theory of Justice

Today’s business world is becoming increasingly complex and modern executives are likely to confront a number of tough decisions involving competing business, social, and personal priorities. This book is a good read for young professionals entering the labour force as it provides a useful framework to refer to.

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The power of habit

While a book about the science of habit change might sound like it’ll put you to sleep, “The Power of Habit” from Charles Duhigg is anything but. In fact, it’s one of the most useful and entertaining books for young professionals looking to set themselves up for a lifetime of health and happiness. Duhigg, an […]

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Never eat alone

Ferrazzi attributes much of his professional success to the personal relationships he’s forged and diligently maintained. Years before he attended Yale or Harvard Business School, and before he was selected as one of Crain’s 40 under 40, Ferrazzi grew up in a small town, the son of a steelworker and a cleaning lady. In the […]

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#GirlBoss by Sophia Amoruso

Amoruso, founder of online retailer Nasty Gal, isn’t afraid to get personal. In “#GirlBoss,” she shares stories from her wayward youth, including stealing and dumpster diving, and how it paved the way for her tremendous success. The book is chock full of practical advice that will inspire you to follow your passion and forge your […]

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Scary Close: Dropping the Act and Finding True Intimacy

After decades of failed relationships and painful drama, Donald Miller decided he’d had enough. Impressing people wasn’t helping him connect with anyone. He’d built a life of public isolation, yet he dreamed of meaningful relationships. So at forty years old he made a scary decision: to be himself no matter what it cost. From the […]

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Book: The Second Decision: the QUALIFIED entrepreneur

Are you the right person to lead your company? You’re in the driver’s seat of a growing company that an entrepreneur—possibly you— made the First Decision to start. Now, imagine your Board of Directors asking you question after question about your business knowledge and decision-making process. Pass—you leave the meeting knowing you have the skills […]

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