Book Reviews

The Art of Asking by Amanda Palmer

About the Book Wow. What a ride! I haven’t read something as honest, meaningful and beautiful in a very, very long time. Take it away, Amanda.   Favourite Passages “… confounding her crowd. And then, though forty-nine guys would ignore her, one guy would tip her fifty dollars [as opposed to 1 dollar].// That man, Dita said,… Continue reading The Art of Asking by Amanda Palmer

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

Self-Improvement

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