Book summaries are a powerful learning tool. A well-written summary can help you to recap the key points of books you’ve read, or help you to quickly digest books you haven’t had time to read. [Click here to go straight to the free summaries]
Not all books are created equal. Some have great content but bad writing. Some are fun to read but lack substance. Business books and self-help books can be especially dry and hard to read. Yet, a great book can shape your attitude, equip you with powerful ideas, frameworks and actionable tips to truly change your life.
So, we’ve done the hard work for you: by carefully selecting the best non-fiction books, capturing the insights using a clear and succinct writing style, and presenting them in a visual, easy-to-digest format. This visual way of learning has been proven to drastically improve understanding, retention and learning application :)
Below, you’ll find the free book summaries of the best business and personal development books across a range of topics—from health to peak performance, leadership, people skills, financial intelligence, business strategy, spiritual growth, and more. Often, growth in 1 aspect of your life will create positive spillovers to other areas.
We know that books are a great source of knowledge and ideas. We don’t always have the time to read entire books, yet we’re worried that we won’t get the same level of insights from summaries.
Well, why not use use both books and book summaries to maximize your learning?
1. Use a summary to quickly get an overview of a book’s content to decide if you wish to buy/read the book.
2. Use summaries to revisit the key ideas/insights from a book, especially one that you love.
3. If you don’t have the patience or focus to finish an entire book, you can still finish a summary in 1 sitting. Replace 15mins of social media time each day with a summary, and you’ll see yourself grow!
You can start reading the free book summaries below, or visit our Store for the comprehensive text, infographic and audio summaries. Feel free to also search by book title, author or keyword in the search bar provided.