Friday, October 19, 2018

The Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact

What is the book "The Power of Moments" about? There are defining moments in our lives, the moments that we’ll always remember. They might seem random: for one person a defining moment could be the first...
Thank You for Arguing: What Aristotle, Lincoln, and Homer Simpson Can Teach Us About the Art of Persuasion by Jay Heinrichs

Thank You for Arguing: What Aristotle, Lincoln, and Homer Simpson Can Teach Us About...

What is the book Thank You for Arguing about? Heinrichs believes that our social life is completely based on arguments. They guide our emotions, define decisions, force us to buy things and affect our minds...
The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene

The 48 Laws of Power

What is book «The 48 Laws of Power» about? In fact, «The 48 Laws of Power» by Robert Greene is a collection of very entertaining historical anecdotes and curiosities. To illustrate 48 of his “laws” Greene cites politicians, opportunists, masters of tea ceremony and artists as examples. He treats successes...

Principles: Life and Work

What is the book "Principles: Life and Work" about? To make the book not similar to a summary of life rules, in its first part Ray Dalio talks about himself, at the same time illustrating...
Win Bigly: Persuasion in a World Where Facts Don't Matter by Adam Scott

Win Bigly: Persuasion in a World Where Facts Don’t Matter

What is the book Win Bigly about? The author of the book Scott Adams is among the first who predicted Trump’s victory, at a time when he was still a candidate competing against Hillary Clinton. Adams was writing about it on his blog, and it...
When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing by Daniel H. Pink

When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing

What is the book When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing about? The author of the book, Daniel H. Pink, believes that the word "when" is one of the essential words in a person's life. Whether we are going to...