Looking for books that will change your life? Here are five that will give you a boost of motivation and inspiration if you need it the most. This weekend if you need to get yourself back on track and reset your goals, give these books a read.
You Are A Badass
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This New York Times Bestseller is a self-help book that understands sometimes you can’t just throw your entire life away in the name of making a difference. Success coach Jen Sincero writes 27 chapters of advice, anecdotes, stories, and wisdom. This is one of those books that will change your life for sure.
First, you need to identify what actually needs changing, move past your fears to take measured risks, figure out how to make money, set big goals and reach them. This book will show you what you are capable of, and how to get it. Find it here.
Make Your Bed
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If you want to change the world, start off by making your bed. That’s the famous quote that William McRaven coined at a speech to the graduating class of the University of Texas. His Naval career had taught him many lessons, and in this book, he expands on them.
He shares stories of his life, the people he encountered, the tough decisions made, and gives practical advice and wisdom that will help you achieve more than you thought possible. You’ll have no idea how the little actions you do every day can make a huge difference to your life. Find it here.
Whatcha Gonna Do With That Duck
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Seth Godin always writes books that enlighten and inspire. His books on marketing are next level, but this collection of essays are applicable to any area of life. His writing will get under your skin and set a fire in you, reminding you that you want more and you can get it. It’s not about getting your ducks in a row, it’s about deciding what you’re going to do with that duck, anyway.
You will learn about how to think smart, create strategies for success, dream bigger, write better, and speak more honestly. Find it here.
Fooled By Randomness
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You don’t understand the world around you. This book is an investigation into luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making. This book will help you think about your day to day life in a way you’d never considered. We are so accustomed to looking at the world and seeing patterns that we don’t always understand, trying to see coincidences where none exist.
This book uses maths to explain how our brains work, how the world around us works, and why we’re so easily fooled by randomness. This will help you see the world in a completely new way, and give you that push to work harder for it. Find it here.
The 48 Laws Of Power
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What do great thinkers and leaders have in common? In this book, the philosophies of Machiavelli, Sun Tzu, and historical legacies of warriors, statesmen, seducers and con men are picked apart to reveal the 48 laws of power.
There are some great lessons in this book, learn to control your emotions, have a plan B, learn from your past and learn that life is a game and you need to learn to play it. Pick this up if you want to learn the lessons of thinking powerfully. Find it here.