Are you looking for books that will change your life? Are you wanting to get leverage on yourself, and make real changes, but you’d love a guide to assist you?
These 10 books absolutely fit that criteria. Read them, but more importantly, do what they tell you. It is your acting not just your reading that will get you the best results. These books however will give you the framework that you need to take action:
1. The War of Art by Steven Pressfield
The most important book I’ve ever read, and the book that has helped me most to build successful businesses, write a book and create an authentic and fulfilling career. It has allowed me to break through my inner resistance and create my authentic life, and live my authentic self. Critical if you are an entrepreneur, writer, artist, or any form of “creator”.
2. Turning Pro – by Steven Pressfield
The follow up to the War of Art. In the War of Art Pressfield identifies the enemy to living an authentic life – resistance. In Turning Pro, Pressfield teaches you how to defeat it.
3. Flow: The Psychology Of Optimal Experience – by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
What are the optimal experiences in our life? The vacations? Laying on the beach? No. World renowned psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi in his landmark book proves that optimal experience is actually the moments in our life when we are giving our very best in pursuit of self-directed meaningful goals. Through this book learn how to channel flow, and your life will forever change.
4. As a Man Thinketh – by James Allen
Thoughts are things. We are what we repeatedly think about. Learn to first create in your mind the life that you want, then manifest its reality through your hard work and actions. A classic – short simple and powerful.
5. Mastery – by Robert Greene
Mastery teaches you to take the long run, and seek a higher form of success, one that very few people every achieve – the level of mastery. Learn from case studies of some of the worlds’s greatest masters and absorb practical advice on how you can apply it.
Credit: Life Hack