Outliers: The Story of Success

Outliers: The Story of Success Author: Malcolm Gladwell Synopsis In this, probably his most important book, Malcolm Gladwell explores the key factors that predict success. The author identifies the distinguishing features of all highly successful people, the so-called outliers: ‘…geniuses, business tycoons, rock stars, and software programmers‘ who ‘do things that are out of the ordinary’ (page 17).… Read More Outliers: The Story of Success

Mindfulness

Mindfulness Author: Ellen J. Langer Synopisis This book explores the diverse concepts that constitute mindfulness, revealing a very complex subject far beyond paying attention to one’s environment. It shows how mindfulness, or the lack of it, significantly impacts on people’s social and professional outcomes. The author applied her extensive research experience and insight to demonstrate that mindfulness is more… Read More Mindfulness

Curious

Curious: The Desire to Know and Why Your Future Depends on it  Author: Ian Leslie BOOK CONTENTS Can curiosity be the most important factor in human progress? Are curious people mankind’s most valuable asset? These questions are at the core of this interestingly titled book. Placing curiosity right at the heart of human advancement, the… Read More Curious