The Obstacle Is The Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials Into Triumph
By Ryan Holiday
Ryan is the man! Definitely our modern day philosopher. He dives deep with some awesome examples in this book on how to overcome obstacles in your life and make it out on the other side in a better place.
Relentless: From Good To Great To Unstoppable
By Tim Grover
This book goes HARD!!! I love the mindset of this book and the philosophy of being a CLEANER! He uses examples of how Michael Jordan, Charles Barkley, & Dwayne Wade are cleaners because they get the job done. One of my TOP favorite books this year!
Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone To Take Action
By Simon Sinek
I really enjoyed this book. Simon is a big thinker and he dives deep into what makes a person and company successful. He uses Apple as his key example of a company that stands behind it’s WHY and builds its community from there. Check this one out.
The E-Myth Revisited
By Michael E. Gerber
The E-Myth resonated with me at a high level. He talks about how entrepreneurs who fail to build and systemize their business just created a job disguised as a business that will suck the life out of them. Helpful advice for developing a system for your business.
Bold: How To Go Big, Create Wealth And Impact The World
By Peter Diamandis and Steve Kotler
A book about BIG THINKERS!! The authors did a great job detailing how to execute on massive ideas with little upfront capital. This book helped me to think bigger and reminded me that leverage and crowdsourcing can help my ideas go exponential.
The Talent Code: Greatness Isn’t Born. It’s Grown. Here’s How.
By Daniel Coyle
Using powerful case studies, Coyle has identified three distinct key elements that determine how individuals achieve greatness: Deep Practice, Ignition, and Master Coaching. Deep Practice involves short burst of energy – perfecting, identifying errors, repeating. Each time an individual engages in this kind of Deep Practice, the nervous system generates new layers of myelin to further insulate and streamline the flow of electrical energy within neural synapses.