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Want to Know More About Your Present: Learn from These History Books Learn From These History Books

Want to Know More About Your Present: Learn from These History Books

7 min read ⌚  They say that history is the mother of all sciences. Some people misunderstand this to mean that all other sciences have stemmed from the science of history. But, that’s beside the point. The real point is that, no matter which science you’re currently interested in, you can’t make any progress if […]

Do the Right Things in the Right Order with Our Top Productivity Books Top Productivity Books

Do the Right Things in the Right Order with Our Top Productivity Books

7 min read ⌚ You’ll probably agree that we’re not very wide off the mark in proposing a fairly simple definition for productivity: “doing more in less.” However, it seems that no matter how much we do in no matter how little time, there’s always something left on our to-do list. So, what’s the problem? Well, […]

Top Management Books The Principles of Scientific Management Summary

Top Management Books

12 min read ⌚ The discipline of management is “one of the greatest social innovations of modern times”. In fact, the idea of managing processes is so ubiquitous and pervasive, that Peter Drucker, “the founder of modern management,” considers managers nothing short of the present and future torchbearers of ethics and morality. You can read why […]

Top Inspiring Books The Alchemist Summary

Top Inspiring Books

10 min read ⌚ Unfortunately, we’ve all been there.  Suddenly, something happens, and out of nowhere, our perfect little lives start to crumble. Or – maybe, even worse – even though the thing that happens isn’t too earthshattering at first glance, it opens up our eyes to the unfulfilled life we’ve led up to that moment. […]

Top History Books Histories Summary

Top History Books

12 min read ⌚ “Those who cannot learn from history,” wrote Madrid-born American philosopher George Santayana, “are doomed to repeat it”. Unfortunately, the fact that history does repeat itself – as Marx wrote, “the first time as tragedy, the second time as farce” – shows that we haven’t really heeded to Santayana’s words. Or, to quote […]

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