Book Summary – Great By Choice: Uncertainty, Chaos, And Luck-Why Some Thrive Despite Them All

Uncertainty is unavoidable in business. Every company has to face external forces that it cannot predict nor control. The question is, why do some companies […]

Book Summary – The 48 Laws of Power

Power is an integral part of our societies and lives. This book distills 3,000 years of history into 48 laws to help us understand how […]

Book Summary – The Entrepreneur Roller Coaster: Why now is the time to #JointheRide

Most people have no idea how to start a business nor what to expect. “The Entrepreneur Roller Coaster” is a guidebook that explains what it […]

Book Summary – TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking

Great talks can spread powerful ideas, allowing you to inspire people, share knowledge/insights and spread your vision. When you combine public speaking skills with the […]

Book Summary – Running lean: Iterate from Plan A to a Plan that Works

Innovation is vital for the success of any business, be it a startup or an established company. This book builds on 3 well-known concepts—Lean Startup, […]

Book Summary – So Good They Can’t Ignore You: Why Skills Trump Passion in the Quest for Work You Love

This book addresses the question: Why do some people end up doing work that they love, while others don’t? Through personal interviews and third-party research, Newport […]

Book Summary – Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

We tend to think of mankind as the unique and inevitable masters of this Universe. In reality, we were not the only human species that […]

Book Summary – Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win

U.S. Navy SEALs are probably one of the highest-performing military teams in the world. In “Extreme Ownership”, retired SEAL officers Willink and Babin share the […]

Book Summary – Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World

Most major breakthroughs in our world are made by a handful of people who dare to think differently. Grant calls them the “Originals”. Using various […]

Book Summary – The Science of Getting Rich: The Proven Mental Program to a Life of Wealth

First published in 1910, this was one of the earliest self-help books that explained how to acquire wealth in a scientific way based on metaphysical […]

Book Summary – The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else In Business

Organizational health refers to how well an institution’s components (e.g. strategy, culture, management, operations) fit together so it can function consistently as a whole. In […]

Book Summary – Selling the Invisible: A Field Guide to Modern Marketing

If you think you’re selling a product, think again.  Most companies that we see around us – such as McDonalds, Federal Express, American Express, Levi’s […]

Book Summary – Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science

Economic analysis can be useful for investors, business, and government policy makers. Yet, economic concepts can seem complex because of all the bars, charts and […]

Book Summary – Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us

Reward “good” behaviours and punish “bad” behaviours – that’s the carrot-and-stick approach to motivation that most of us are familiar with. Drawing on four decades […]

Book Summary – The Innovator’s Dilemma: The Revolutionary Book That Will Change the Way You Do Business

Why do good, successful companies that do all the “right” things still fail or lose their market leadership in face of unexpected competition? “The Innovator’s […]

Book Summary – The One Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth behind Extraordinary Results

Do you find yourself overwhelmed by a million things to do and seemingly-insurmountable challenges?  How do you keep up with the rapid changes and constant […]

Book Summary – Remote: Office not Required

The book covers the benefits of remote work, the perceived obstacles, and practical tips for companies or employees who are considering or doing remote work. […]

Book Summary – The Secret

The Secret is the Law of Attraction, which says that “like attracts like”, and our thoughts create our lives. This book explains The Secret–including stories, […]

Book Summary – Secrets of the Millionaire Mind: Mastering the Inner Game of Wealth

In “Secrets of the Millionaire Mind”, T. Harv Eker outlines how to identify and revise your money blueprint, to significantly increase your income and accumulate […]

Book Summary – Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die

Based on 10 years of study, this book answers the question “why some ideas succeed while others die”, and provides a practical and systematic way […]