Category: Books

The 4-Hour Workweek

This book was intriguing for many reasons, firstly because of who Timothy Ferriss is and the stories about all the wild adventure’s he’s been on. Secondly because he teaches so many techniques and reasons to become what he calls, a New Rich. Which means someone who takes mini retirements throughout life and consistently does things Read More …

What The CEO Wants You To Know

This is a very valuable book for all levels of business, particularly the aspiring young business person. What The CEO Wants You To Know, gives a concise, to the point perspective on what business is really made up of and how you, whatever you position, can influence the functionality and profitability of a company.  Ram Read More …

The Richest Man In Babylon

The Richest Man In Babylon is one of my favorite finance books because it teaches basic finance principles within a very interesting and fun story taking place in Babylon. Babylon was at one time the wealthiest place in the world where the economy boomed and yet many people were very poor despite the fact that Read More …

Strengths Finder 2.0

By Tom Rath   Strengths Finder is a must read for entrepreneurs, managers, sales people and social bees. There is a wealth of information about personality types with suggestions and ideas about how to approach and work with each personality type. For those of you in business you should know that in their studies of Read More …

The Next Level

By David Gregory   The Next Level was a very quick and easy read. It’s a short fictional story about a recent college graduate taking one of his first jobs with an interesting company. It’s written with lots of dialogue between characters which allows you to get to know a few of the main characters Read More …

Blink

By Malcolm Gladwell   The subtitle, The Power of Thinking Without Thinking is a perfect summary of this book, it is a very interesting read. Gladwell goes through various scenarios from speed dating and judging musicians, to police shootings, high speed chases and coaching top athletes. He presents many tests and studies done to show Read More …