Thinking, fast and slow by Daniel Kahneman
In this book, Daniel Kahneman, the renowned psychologist and winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, takes us on a groundbreaking tour of the mind and explains the two systems that drive the way we think. Daniel Kahneman offers practical and enlightening insights into how choices are made in both our business and our personal lives – and how we can use different techniques to guard against the mental glitches that often get us into trouble.
The How of Happiness: by Sonja Lyubomirsky.
A great book to learn about science-based advice on how to become happier. Sonja Lyubomirsky, Ph.D., is Professor of Psychology at the University of California, Riverside and herstudies show that 50% of individual differences in happiness are determined by genes, 10% by life circumstances, and 40% by our intentional activities.
Good to Great by Jim Collins
Jim Collins and his research team contrasted the good-to-great companies with a carefully selected set of comparison companies that failed to make the leap from good to great. What was different? Why did one set of companies become truly great performers while the other set remained only good? Read the book to learn more about their findings
The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell.
What is an outlier? For Gladwell an outlier is an individual who, in his or her field of expertise, is so superior that he defines his own category of success. Bill Gates is an outlier and so are many others Gladwell writes about as he seeks to offer a more complete understanding of success
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey
This book continues to be a best seller for the simple reason that it focuses on timeless principles of fairness, integrity, honesty, and human dignity. The author have empowered and inspired readers for decades and played a part in the transformation of millions of lives, across all age groups and professions. The book reveals seven habits of highly effective and successful people.
Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
Why do some people follow their instincts and win, while others end up stumbling into error? Blink is a book about what we think of as decisions made in the blink of an eye are much more complicated than assumed. Blink is based on the findings in neuroscience and psychology and it is written in an entertaining way.