Book Review

Book Review: Big Magic

Do you believe in magic? Not the magician’s tricks. Real magic? I believe. If you read this book and can relate to the story line, you will also start believing in marriage. Don’t read this book if you are looking for a step by step solution to improve creativity. But read it to appreciate creativity […]

Book Review – Stumbling on Happiness

Did I stumble on happiness after reading the book? The author mentions in the beginning of the book that this book is not a guide for how to be more happy in life. But when I am writing a review of this book after a year, I can tell you that all other books on […]

Book Review – The Happiness Project

The book, as the name suggests, was a project took up by Gretchen Rubin, the author, to increase happiness in her life. I came across this book because even I was working on a similar project in my life and I wanted all possible guidance. I started this book almost a year ago but it […]

Book review – The gifts of Imperfection

By Brene Brown Print Copy We are all imperfect. We cover those imperfections and struggle towards being perfect everyday.   “ I need to look beautiful to feel loved” “ I should be a billionaire to be worthy of love”   Whatever might be your version of that statement, you struggle with this. You are […]

12 Books which made me a better person

Books leave an imprint on our lives. When you don’t have direct access to mentors, they take up that role and do a wonderful job. The following books have been a mentor for me:   1) Thinking fast and slow: By Daniel Kahneman Print Copy It exposes you to all the cognitive biases. Even though […]

Book Review: 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do

Author: Amy Morin It is one of the most useful books I ever read. I get a few questions on Quora on how to become mentally strong. But I never had clarity on it. I did not know what constitutes mental strength. When I observed people, I found a few kids who are mentally strong […]

Book Review: The one thing

  Author: Gary Keller, Jay Papasan Print Copy | E-book ‘The one thing’ is the one book you read to know all that is required to be successful. When I saw the chapters I thought it was going to be just another book with the same old stuff. The content is same. Not denying it. […]

Book Review: The Last Lecture

Author: Randy Pausch Randy Pausch wrote this book based on the last lecture he delivered in Carnegie Melon University. I don’t want to identify him with his profession but with the life he lived. There are many others who had lived a life like him but he left a book for us to learn a lot from […]

Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy People

Author: Thomas C Corley Review The author did not mention anything new which you would not have read in any other articles or books on self-help previously. He just tried to make the book interesting by writing case studies of an insurance salesman, a secretary, a car dealer and an accountant. He mentioned 10 habits […]