Category: Book Reviews

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“The Checklist Manifesto” Review

It is no secret that our lives depend on the successful execution of complex processes. Whether we are managing them at home or work, we are all involved with a large number of tasks at all times. Sophisticated projects surround us, ranging from urban development to investment banking to plans for responses to natural disasters […]

April 30, 2012 | 0 Comments More
The Bogleheads Guide to Investing

“The Bogleheads’ Guide to Investing” Review

Anyone interested in learning about investing has probably felt overwhelmed by the amount of financial literature to choose from. How do you even know where to start? A search for the keyword “investing” yields over 50,000 results in the “Books” category alone on Amazon.com. If you’re currently in this situation, look no further.┬áThe Bogleheads’ Guide […]

August 29, 2011 | 2 Comments More
The Power of Less by Leo Babauta

The Power of Less by Leo Babauta

Leo Babauta, author of The Power of Less, also happens to be the author of the top ten blog Zen Habits. I’ve been a reader of the blog for years and recently picked up The Power of Less hoping it rivaled the quality of Leo’s blog. I was pleasantly surprised with the eye-opening time management […]

May 23, 2011 | 1 Comment More
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The Magic of Thinking Big Review

I originally picked up The Magic of Thinking Big by David J. Schwartz, Ph.D. because it was the first book recommended by Tim Ferris in The Four Hour Work Week. The Magic of Thinking Big is written for people with a desire for greater success and the intelligence to select a tool to realize that […]

March 21, 2011 | 0 Comments More
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Crazy Busy Review

Are you too busy? Do you feel overwhelmed by your constantly growing to-do list? Does it seem like as much as you try, unavoidable tasks just “pop up” during your work day and your plans fly out the window? I have to admit, I’ve felt this way many times despite the number of time-saving strategies […]

January 26, 2011 | 1 Comment More
The Investment Answer

The Investment Answer Review

Have you ever thought that you should be getting a better return on your money but just didn’t know where to start? If only you had the first clue about investing, you could invest online or hire a trustworthy financial advisor. The authors of The Investment Answer know better than anyone else that many investors […]

January 19, 2011 | 0 Comments More