Mindset The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck My rating: 4 of 5 stars Basically, this Audible Audiobook is an extension and elaborative description of Angela Duckworth‘s book where the author put forwarded the differences between Fixed Mindset and Growth(Grit) Mindset. And, what I love is the real life examples of many personalities from once a famous violinist to Top Golfer and their mindsets. What’s in the book Mindset The New Psychology of Success? This book will surely give you a new perspective to see life differently, not in…Read More..
Maximize Your Potential: Grow Your Expertise, Take Bold Risks & Build an Incredible Career by Jocelyn K. Glei My rating: 4 of 5 stars WoW! So much to learn from the book Maximize Your Potential. The second in series and an incredible sequel of Manage your day-to-day (link http://amzn.to/2lkpOXe ) Seriously, there are no words enough to explain the greatness of this book, a fabulous compilation of stories, lessons, and teachings of some rare and successful persons. Why just four stars to such an awesome book, Maximize Your Potential? Simply, bcoz earlier one…Read More..
The Achievement Habit: Stop Wishing, Start Doing, and Take Command of Your Life by Bernard Roth My rating: 2 of 5 stars Just Okay! The language was less interesting than the content. Most of the things are what I’ve already read in many other books. Yeah! I learned few new things as well, from it. Short summary – To understand the difference between how you see yourself and how others perceive you, ask five friends to jot down five characteristics of your personality. Compare their responses to your own list:…Read More..
Managing Online Reputation: How to Protect Your Company on Social Media by Charlie Pownall My rating: 4 of 5 stars It’s an important book for every single PR Expert or Mass Communication Student. And a must read for all socially active men and women in the virtual world. This has so many lessons equipped with examples to teach. Someday, I start reading it again and read it quite deeply. As there’re many takeaways, do’s and don’t and handy tips. But mostly for companies and CEOs. I just come across goof-up…Read More..
Smile or Die by Barbara Ehrenreich Our rating: 0 of 5 stars WARNING! ALERT! WARNING! If you’re a lover of self-help books & motivational videos then please through away the book Smile or Die else return back to the library or seller at earliest. When some authors are damn sure about their book’s failure or don’t able to gather the much-needed courage to write a book in an overcrowded segment of self-help, they just do the opposite. Not only to get cheap publicity but also to earn some money for their…Read More..
Stoned: Jewelry, Obsession, and How Desire Shapes the World by Aja Raden Our rating: 4 of 5 stars Stoned: Jewellery, Obsession, and How Desire Shapes the World I opine, the book Stoned: Jewelry, Obsession, and How Desire Shapes the World, is one of good I’ve read after a quite long time. It’s a wonderful mix of history, marketing, fashion, and psychology. A must read for shopping addict ladies and wise husbands/boyfriends. Aja Raden clearly explained the reason behind things becoming cheaper or dearer. Beauty is a powerful motivator, and it has…Read More..
Meltdown: A Free-Market Look at Why the Stock Market Collapsed, the Economy Tanked, and the Government Bailout Will Make Things Worse by Thomas E. Woods Jr. Our rating: 3 of 5 stars The book Meltdown: A Free-Market Look at Why the Stock Market Collapsed, the Economy Tanked, and the Government Bailout Will Make Things Worse, one is of quite contradicting view of 2008 Lehman Crisis. Here the author blaming the Government particularly former President Bush & his economic advisories. While the mainstream media maintains that rampant capitalism caused the 2008…Read More..