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Limitless: How to Ignore Everybody, Carve your Own Path, and Live Your Best Life

BUSINESS | PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT “Smart, insightful, life-reorienting…Some books demand your attention. If you are ready to reject conventional definitions of success and bring consonance to your life, invest the time to read this book.” – Shawn Achor, New York Times Best-Selling Author of The Happiness Advantage and Big Potential “Laura Gassner Otting relieves us of […]

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F#ck Content Marketing: Focus on Content Experience to Drive Demand, Revenue & Relationships

BUSINESS | MARKETING “Every demand-generation-focused marketer should read and share this book with their team to unleash future growth and a sustainable revenue path.” – Meagen Eisenberg, CMO, MongoDB “Don’t make another piece of content without reading this first. A truthful and modern examination of how content is broken and where to find the repair […]

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Acceleration: What All Entrepreneurs Must Know about Startup Law

BUSINESS | MANAGEMENT “Unlike most lawyers, Ryan doesn’t tell entrepreneurs all the things they cannot do; instead he provides succinct, battle-tested advice on how to achieve your startup’s unique business objectives. Beg, borrow, buy, or steal this book today, and thank me next week.” – Patrick Vlaskovits, New York Times best-selling author of Hustle and […]

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The Gospel of Fire: Strategies for Facing Your Fears, Confronting Your Demons, and Finding Your Purpose

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT | PSYCHOLOGY Eliot Marshall has always been a fighter–from overcoming bullies and bigots who targeted his half-black, half-Jewish heritage to using his martial-arts prowess to become part of the UFC. But beneath his badass exterior, Eliot struggled with severe anxiety, until he learned to live a life of true purpose. In The Gospel […]

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Start with Story: The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Using Story to Grow Your Business

BUSINESS | MANAGEMENT | ENTREPRENEURSHIP “‘The story’ surrounding any product is more important than the product itself. The reason is because all products have their merit and all have similarities. The real juice is in ‘the story’ of the product, which stirs the client’s interest. Everyone loves a story, so be sure you have a […]

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Hiring on Purpose: How the Y Scouts Method Is Revolutionizing the Search for Leaders

BUSINESS | MANAGEMENT You want to recruit quality leadership talent to give your company the ultimate advantage, but the candidate who looks ideal on paper may not be right for your business. Skills, qualifications, and background are never enough. You need to look beyond the resume, focus on human factors like values, vision, and purpose, […]

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Too Busy to Be Happy: Using Emotional Real Estate to Grow Your Work-Life Wisdom

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT What do you do when you can’t handle the life you’ve created and you feel you don’t have time to catch up? From the outside, your life looks successful. But inside you’re overwhelmed and exhausted. The harder you try to juggle it all, the more burned out you feel, and your attempts to […]

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This Is the Answer: Advice for New Entrepreneurs from the World’s Worst Business Coach

BUSINESS | MANAGEMENT After 13 years of entrepreneurship, I have heard every piece of business advice you can imagine. I’ve experimented more than most and implemented most of what I’ve heard. A few years ago, after much failure, I began to realize the problem with most tried and true business advice. More often than not, […]

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Exquisite Mariposa

LITERARY FICTION “Exquisite Mariposa is one of those books that had me from the first sentence to the last and beyond. Duncan churns up all the digital, performative, hypersocial chaos of our present ‘reality,’ even of the near future, and crystallizes it into dreamy and raw poetry. Page after page, paragraph after paragraph, this story, […]

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Positive Psychology and Ecology (Psychologie Positive et Ecologie)

NATURE Preface by Gilles Bœuf In the course of the last two decades, two apparently unconnected sciences have sought to understand human well-being: on one side, positive psychology studies how our positive emotions are born and maintained to bring us well-being and happiness. On the other, the biodiversity sciences seek to protect and conserve nature […]

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