• Imee Schlimper

Books that can change your life!

Are you looking for a good read that can guide you with your diet, lifestyle, business or self improvement? As fun as scrolling down nonstop on your ipads and mobile phones may sound, the smell of Books is incomparable!

Given that there are a lot of books that can guide us, our actions is still a must. It is easier to implement learning by doing.

For the hungry minds out there, here are a few books we suggest you start reading.

1. Rich dad, Poor dad by Robert Kiyosaki is a 1997 book written by Robert Kiyosaki and Sharon Lechter. It advocates the importance of financial literacy and cash flow. Do you know that Robert Kiyosaki went from being an employee to a multi-millionaire?

2. Outliers The story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey. We'll see what makes high-achievers different? The best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful.

3. The $100 Startup: Reinvent the Way You Make a Living, Do What You Love, and Create a New Future by Chris Guillebeau shows you how to lead of life of adventure, meaning and purpose – and earn a good living. It's a kick in the pants to start and work on your dream and a road map for finding your way once you begin. If you're not ready to launch your own business after reading this book, you need to go back and read it again.

4. Think and Grow Rich was written by Napoleon Hill in 1937 and promoted as a personal development and self-improvement book. It is based on the author’s famed Law of Success, represents the distilled wisdom of distinguished men of great wealth and achievement. Start reading this book and you'll stop wondering what it's like to be rich and start knowing.

5. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey. He introduces the concept of paradigm shift and helps the reader understand that different perspectives exist. The most interesting part is when he introduced Maturity Continuum. Three successive stages of increasing maturity: dependence, independence, and interdependence. At birth, everybody is dependent, and characteristics of dependence may linger; this is the first and lowest stage of maturity

6. What They Won't Teach You: How Young Entrepreneurs Can Find Success OUTSIDE of The Classroom by Andre Haykal

You've probably heard this a million times, but it is true: There has NEVER been a better time to be an entrepreneur. The potential for the most average students like you and me to succeed OUTSIDE of the classroom has never been greater.

7. 12 rules for life by Jordan Peterson’s An Antidote to Chaos is a 2018 self-help book by Canadian clinical psychologist and psychology professor Jordan Peterson. It provides life advice through essays on abstract ethical principles, psychology, mythology, religion, and personal anecdotes.

Outline of the book:

Stand up straight with your shoulders back

Treat yourself like someone

You are responsible for helping

Make friends with people who want the best for you

Compare yourself to who you were yesterday, not to who someone else is today

Do not let your children do anything that makes you dislike them

Set your house in perfect order before you criticize the world

Pursue what is meaningful (not what is expedient)Tell the truth – or, at least, don't lie

Assume that the person you are listening to might know something you don't

Be precise in your speech

Do not bother children when they are skateboarding

Pet a cat when you encounter one on the street

8. How to Win Friends and Influence People is a self-help book written by Dale Carnegie, published in 1936 teaches us when dealing with people, let us remember we are not dealing with creatures of logic. We are dealing with creatures of emotion, creatures bristling with prejudices and motivated by pride and vanity.

How about you? Whats your favorite book?


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