Ryan Holiday$26.00 $24.18
The Big Idea: Setbacks often point us in the exact direction we need to go--we just need to learn how to to respond to failure and difficulty. Luckily, Stoic philosophy supplies us with the "operating system" necessary to turn obstacle to opportunity and approach life with dignity, grace, and morality.
Daniel H. Pink$17.00 $15.81
The science of perfect timing helps you discover your peak times for specific activities each day to get more done, improve your creativity, and get in touch with your own circadian rhythm. This book provides tools and strategies to learn your own perfect timing, and match up your most important tasks with your peak capacity to excel at them.
Doug McGuff and John Little$21.00 $19.53
Almost everyone is working out in an inefficient, time-wasting, and sometimes detrimental way, while a minimum effective dose of exercise exists, backed by clinical studies and results, that you only do once per week.
10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help That Actually Works--A Tr (Anniversary)
Dan Harris$17.99 $16.73
Meditation is accessible to everyone, even fidgety skeptics who work in high-pressure jobs. Dan Harris proves it in this book, which he wrote after melting down on national television and discovering meditation in the aftermath.
Carol S. Dweck$17.00 $15.81
Everyone has either a fixed mindset or a growth mindset shaped by our internal dialogue, and those with a growth mindset are uniquely equipped to succeed compared to their fixed mindset counterparts.
The Willpower Instinct: How Self-Control Works, Why It Matters, and What You Can Do to Get More of It
Kelly McGonigal$18.00 $16.74
Willpower is a mental muscle that fatigues as you use it, but also like a muscle, you can strengthen it with the right approach.
Angela Duckworth$18.99 $17.66
Talent is a poor predictor of outstanding achievement--a blend of passion and persistence we call "grit" drives success more than genius. Grit reveals why effort trumps talent, how to cultivate and learn grit, and finds real-life examples of how grit is a common thread among high achievers.
Charles Duhigg$18.00 $16.74
Habits are loops that get continuously reinforced, and if you break the loop, you can break the habit. Conversely, you can use a loop to create a new, healthier habit.
Timothy Ferriss$30.00 $27.90
The formidable Tim Ferriss gives you access into the insights, habits, best advice, and philosophy of the most successful and inspirational people on the planet. Enjoy this book by understanding what it is not--this is not a deep-dive into singular ideas. He asks heavy hitters from all walks of life a series of questions meant to prompt interesting and useful responses. You'll highlight a lot in this book, and follow individual rabbit holes from bits of advice, book suggestions, or my favorite, the answers to "What's the best thing you've purchased for under $100 you've purchased in the past year?"
Ryan Holiday and Stephen Hanselman$29.00 $26.97
A journaling habit helps you put into practice the life you want to live and the person you want to be by preparing for what you will face each day with a morning session, and reflecting on how you fared in an evening journaling session.