Behavioral Change

Make Your Bed

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Summary from “Make Your Bed”: In this best-seller, William H. McRaven, the most famous and decorated admiral of the US Navy, reveals the ten precepts he learned and applied throughout his civilian and military life that could help us to face very difficult situations, change our lives and even change the world. By William H. […]

General

Essentialism

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Summary of “Essentialism”: Essentialism is a system-based discipline to determine where our true contribution lies. Then, to make the execution of these high value-added tasks effortless. By Greg McKeown, 2018, 272 pages. Note: This is a guest column written by Matthieu from the blog Simplement Dans Le Bon Sens. Chronicle and Summary of the book […]

Success

Tools of Titans

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Summary of “Tool of Titans: the tactics, routines and habits of billionaires, icons and world-class performers” by Timothy Ferriss: Through a series of interviews with the biggest “winners” on the planet in a variety of fields, Timothy Ferriss reveals the keys to their success. What are their routines and daily habits, their favourite film or […]

Personal Development

The Magic of Thinking Big: Acquire the secrets of success

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Summary and book review of “The magic of thinking big – Acquire the secrets of success…  Achieve everything you’ve always wanted”: This book reveals the positive attitudes that can lead to success, help people to overcome difficulties and achieve your dreams. Whatever the context, whatever your personal limitations, this book is for anyone who wants […]

Personal Development

The leader in you: How to win friends, influence people and succeed in a changing world

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Summary and book review of “The leader in you”: In this book, Dale Carnegie presents 16 fundamental and easy to apply principles to identify and develop people’s qualities as a leader. Personal and professional success guaranteed! By Dale Carnegie, 1995, 205 pages, improved version by Stuart R. Levine and Michael A. Crom Book review and […]

Business

The Sales Bible

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Summary and book review of “The Sales Bible”: Jeffrey Gitomer, a sales veteran, provides in this book a broad range of guidance, tips, tricks, prospect and methods on how to sell better. Jeffrey Gitomer, 1994 (first edition), 2008 (current revised edition), 290 pages. Book review and summary of “The Sales Bible”: First of all, The […]