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In her attempts to answer the question “Do you have the courage to bring forth the treasures that are hidden within you?”, Elizabeth Gilbert in Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear examined different aspects of creativity and innovation. Although, this is one of the most interesting topics for me, the book was not that much … Continue reading Book Review- Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear
In my second read for the interesting author, Austin Kleon, this book, Show Your Work! 10 Ways to Share Your Creativity and Get Discovered, represents a very nice and practical steps for artists to show their work. More importantly, to have the faith and courage that their works are really worthy to be shared and … Continue reading Book Review- Show Your Work! 10 Ways to Share Your Creativity and Get Discovered
Maybe this book, The First 90 Days: Critical Success Strategies for New Leaders at All Levels, was the first career- related book I read when I started my career 10 years ago, and since then, I read it 4 or 5 times. If you think that job transition is not for you then you may need … Continue reading Book Review- The First 90 Days: Critical Success Strategies for New Leaders at All Levels
There was not any new idea in the book, there was not any new invention that the author found, and there was not any new theory that he developed, yet, this book, Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative by Austin Kleon, is one of the best books I read … Continue reading Book Review- Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative
Happiness is not a byproduct. It is a complex science that we all need to understand and eventually master. Falling into depression, anxiety, stress…etc. aren’t the end results. They are the triggers to pivot our plan and try something different. While I read so many books about happiness, motivation, creative thinking and self-discipline, this book … Continue reading Book Review- Habits of a Happy Brian: Retrain Your Brain to Boost Your Serotonin, Dopamine, Oxytocin, and Endorphin Levels
The most frequent topic that I discuss these days with my friends is Life Planning. The more I read and talk about this topic, the more I believe that what we need is to go to the basics. “The lesson is simple. You get what you focus on. What we see ahead impacts the actions … Continue reading Book Review- Living Forward: A Proven Plan to Stop Drifting and Get the Life You Want