Here you can find all the helpful books that started us in the personal development path. Along with the books we will add a small review. We really hope you love this books and find some help in them. If you want to discuss them with us, you could add us on twitter or facebook.
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Uncertainty by Jonathan Fields
As I said in the article about embracing uncertainty, being aware that uncertainty can help you grow stronger and more creative is a great advantage over a lot of people. Jonathan Fields recommends us to build certainty anchors and good practices to be able to change as fast as we can in order to succeed in any creative endeavor. Get the book or the kindle edition.
The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin
This is simple an awesome book. Gretchen’s take on Happiness is truly unique. Her method truly inspired me to go for more and to understand that a lot of simple and common sense is not true. And she backed it all up with a great method. This is almost a blueprint to find happiness. Get the book or the kindle edition.
The Laws of Simplicity by John Maeda
I never saw the true complexity of life until I started to search for simplicity. I discovered John Maeda thanks to the TED talks. When I saw his presentation about simplicity I quickly understood that simplicity is all around us but we add stuff to make it complex. Truly one of the best books I have ever had to understand how I complicate my world. Get the book or the kindle edition.
Zen Mind, Beginners Mind by Shinryu Suzuki
It doesn’t matter if you like Zen Buddhism or not, the main topic of this book is to develop a mindfulness practice that will help you during your daily life. As we say around here, just empty your cup before starting, the beginners mind is what you truly need. Get the book or the kindle edition.
The Art of War by Sun Tzu
A war book? Yes, in fact this book can shine some light into the strategies you may need to build a successful business. If you try to apply some of the strategies to your work life you will see good improvements. Just take it lightly since it’s a really old book that truly talks about warfare. Get the book or the kindle edition.