Book Reviews

You are a Badass by Jen Sincero

About the Book A couple of weekends ago, I was in self-help overdrive. I’d just finished reading The Gifts of Imperfection and I couldn’t wait for my next fix! After referring back to my list of unread books that have been recommended to me, this one jumped out. Despite it’s somewhat cringy title, You are a Badass… Continue reading You are a Badass by Jen Sincero

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Never Split the Difference by Chris Voss

About the Book Punchy, powerful and packed full of useful information, Never Split the Difference is the ultimate crash-course in negotiation tactics. Written by former FBI hostage Negotiator, Chris Voss, is takes you on a journey from negotiation theory to ‘black swans’ and everything in between, with unbelievable true-stories laced throughout. Here are some of my favourite… Continue reading Never Split the Difference by Chris Voss

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Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill

  About the Book Bit of a funny one this. It took me a while to get into it. Once I did, however, it was thoroughly enjoyable. With its focus on mindset and how to literally think yourself into money, it’s no wonder so many business people say this book is one of their favourites.… Continue reading Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill

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How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie

  About the Book This is a classic. Period. Having sold over 16 million copies (and counting) worldwide, Carnegie has certainly helped shape the way modern people conduct themselves. The numbers speak for themselves. Here are a few of my favourite takeaways…   Favourite Passages: “‘A great man shows his greatness,’ said Carlyle, ‘by the… Continue reading How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie

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The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson

  About the Book Having recently devoured Models, and with plenty of long train journeys inbetween (the joys of house-hunting!), I wanted to read something else by Mark Manson. I loved his edgy tone in Models and how it exposed me to so many of my own blindspots. Thing is, he’s only written one other book to… Continue reading The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson