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The 4 Hour Work Week

Business

One of my all-time favorite books. Learn how you can design your own life. Offload work to focus on your most important work. Automate manual and boring things. And much more! Would recommend for anyone pursuing a creative job.

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Anything You Want

Business

Fantastic book. You can read it in one go (less than an hour). Contains advices on running and selling a business. They are short, but powerful, advices when Derek was running CDBaby.

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Sapiens

History

Understand how humanity started long time ago. Learn about the history behind some human behaviors like eating, sleeping, sex, etc... Whatever your religion and beliefs, there are some good lessons in this book.

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Hacker and Painters

Business

Best book to understand hackers (ie. makers). Software engineers who create wealth by creating apps. The Creating Wealth chapter is my all time favorite chapter. I read it at least once every month.

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Atomic Habits

Psychology

What if instead of taking on big resolutions and habit changes, you start small? Or even atomic? This book will teach you how you can get results by changing atomic habits. One at a time.

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Rich Dad Poor Dad

Business

You'll hear mixed reviews about this book. For me, it was my most gifted book. Some mind-blowing attitudes and ideas included. Learn how the rich manage their money and what you can learn from them. Understand assets and liabilities. Understand how to create more assets. Understand your taxes. And much more.

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Thinking Fast and Slow

Psychology

Do you want to know how people think? This book is for you. Understand how each human has two systems. One for emotional and day-to-day situations. And another for logical, creative processes. Dig deep in each system and learn how you can get the most of them.

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Show Your Work

Marketing

Discover a new framework to market yourself in this new age of information. Learn how to blog and make things public in order to get an audience you can use afterwards for your offering.

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This is Marketing

Marketing

This book is for anyone wanting to learn more about true marketing. It's still on my reading list, so I'll make sure to update this description once I read it.

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Zero to One

Business

This is a classic for startups. Learn more about innovation and the questions you should ask when starting something. Lessons are from investor Peter Thiel.

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The Compound Effect

Business

I've been always a fan of the compounding effect. Changing a small thing every day will lead to a better self in a month, year... This books is on my reading list. I'll make sure to update this description when I read it.

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The Personal MBA

Business

I keep postponing reading this book. But it has some of the best reviews around. Especially for people interested in Management and Business. I'll make sure to update this description once I read it.

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How we decide

Psychology

Learn more about our decisions process as humans and how we use it everyday. This is on my reading list.

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The Talent Code

Psychology

I keep telling people that no one is born intelligent. That you grow your talent by working on it not by accepting a fate. This book explains this in a detailed way!

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Getting Things Done

Business

I didn't read this book, but I saw a detailed blog post that explains the GTD method and now I'm using it everyday. Good method to manage your workload especially if you have lot of things going on. Will read this book and report here.

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The Power of Habit

Psychology

Understand the power of habits and how you can create new ones. Learn how you can use the reward system (giving yourself a reward) to keep pushing forward. Use this framework whenever you want to create a new habit.

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I Will Teach You to be Rich

Business

The title of this book is fishy. But I've been recommended this book multiple times. I'll make sure to report here once I read it.

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