Month: March 2017

“Elon Musk” – Ashlee Vance

In this extraordinary book, well-known technology journalist Ashlee Vance provides an inside look into the life of the most inspirational technological entrepreneur in our generation.  Written with exclusive access to Musk, his family and friends, the book traces the entrepreneur's journey from a rough upbringing in South Africa to the pinnacle of the global business world. ...

“Why We Want You To Be Rich” – Donald J. Trump & Robert Kiyosaki

Donald Trump and Robert Kiyosaki wrote Why We Want You To Be Rich because they saw how the turbulent economic climate would impact the middle class. They predict the middle class in America will continue to shrink—pushing most middle-class Americans into the ranks of the poor. This book inspires people to get up and get ...

“Homo Deus: A brief history of Tomorrow” – Yuval Noah Harari

Sapiens showed us where we came from. Homo Deus shows us where we're going. War is obsolete. You are more likely to commit suicide than be killed in conflict. Famine is disappearing. You are at more risk of obesity than starvation. Death is just a technical problem. Equality is out – but immortality is in. ...

“The Marketing Blueprint” – Jules Marcoux

Are you an entrepreneur, marketing director or CEO looking to take your brand to the next level, without spending millions of dollars? Are you a marketer, working for yourself, or a brand, and want to improve your skills to get better results? Are you a marketing student that wants a competitive edge over his or ...

“Art of Seduction” – Robert Greene

From the creators of the phenomenal bestseller The 48 Laws of Power, a mesmerizing handbook on seduction: the most subtle and effective form of power. When raised to the level of art, seduction, an indirect and subtle form of power, has toppled empires, won elections and enslaved great minds. Discover who you, or your pursuer, most resembles. ...

“Zero to One” – Peter Thiel

Peter Thiel is the co-founder of PayPal and the first outside investor in Facebook. In the Spring of 2012, he gave a lecture course at Stanford for software engineers, calling on them to think boldly and broadly about how they might use their skills to shape the future, and imparting the lessons he has gleaned ...

“The Power of Broke” – Daymond John

Literature Summary Daymond John is a perfect example of how hard work and dedication pays off. Learn about the power of broke of someone who started selling his home-sewn shirts on the streets of Queens and had to promote his brand on a $40 dollar budget. Daymond argues that the reason he was able to ...

“48 Laws of Power” – Robert Greene

Literature Summary Book description from bol.com Amoral, cunning, ruthless, and instructive, The 48 Laws of Power is the definitive manual for anyone interested in gaining, observing, or defending against ultimate control. In the book that People magazine proclaimed “beguiling” and “fascinating,” Robert Greene and Joost Elffers have distilled three thousand years of the history of ...

“Thinking Fast and Slow” – Daniel Kahneman

Literature Summary In Daniel Kahneman's international bestseller, Thinking Fast and Slow, he takes on a journey of the mind and explains two different systems that drive our decisions. System 1 is fast, intuitive and emotional; System 2 is slower, more deliberate, and more logical. More specifically, he argues the impact of overconfidence has influence on ...

“The Five Levels of Leadership” – John C Maxwell

Literature summary True leadership isn't a matter of having a certain job or title. In fact, being chosen for a position is only the first of the five levels every effective leader achieves. In his book "The Five Levels of Leadership", leadership guru John Maxwell presents readers with the five stages of leadership and explains ...