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The Power of Moments

The Power of Moments

13 min read ⌚ Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact Life is, essentially, a series of moments, some of them happier and more memorable than the others. This – the fourth and the most recent book by the Heath brothers – is all about these moments: their essence, their impact, the way one can (re)create them. […]

The Healing Self Summary

The Healing Self Summary

18 min read ⌚ A Revolutionary New Plan to Supercharge Your Immunity and Stay Well for Life You heal yourself all the time: think about all those paper cuts and winter colds. However, Deepak Chopra and Rudolph Tanzi believe that there’s more to this: you can heal just about everything in the same manner. They make […]

Biased Summary

Biased Summary

16 min read ⌚ Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice that Shapes What We See, Think, and Do Racism is still a serious problem in the United States – even in the 21st century. The problem, it seems, is the way our human nature evolved.  As Jennifer L. Eberhardt demonstrates, you don’t have to be racist to be: […]

Leadershift Summary

Leadershift Summary

14 min read ⌚ Reinventing Leadership for the Age of Mass Collaboration Ever wondered how Wikipedia became Wikipedia without a leader? Emmanuel Gobillot did years before people even took notice.  Leadership must be reinvented for the age of mass collaboration, he suggested, and incorporate this paradigm shift in itself: Leadershift. Who Should Read “Leadershift”? And Why? […]

Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be Summary

Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be Summary

11 min read ⌚ An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania  Want your kid to be admitted to Yale or Stanford? Well, let’s face it: chances are he or she probably won’t be.  Frank Bruni explains why – and why this is not at all a big deal. The title is the message: Where You Go […]

Everything Is Figureoutable Summary

Everything Is Figureoutable Summary

12 min read ⌚ One Simple Belief to Create Unstoppable Success Think you can’t do something? Marie Forleo says that you’re just not willing – or that you don’t want to do that something decidedly enough. Because, in her opinion, there are no real problems, no real obstacles to keep you from achieving your dreams. In […]

Surrounded by Idiots Summary

Surrounded by Idiots Summary

13 min read ⌚ The Four Types of Human Behavior and How to Effectively Communicate with Each in Business (and in Life) People are either Red, Yellow, Blue or Green.  And we’re not quoting a newly found CCR song or talking about political parties—these are the four behavior types according to Swedish communication expert Thomas Erikson. […]

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