Happiness By Design
by Paul Dolan
Aimed at: Life Changing
As statistics will indicate, we are all stressed and feel stretched. We are all looking to become happier, by using the latest cutting-edge research, Professor Paul Dolan reveals that wellbeing isn’t about how we think but more so it’s about what we do.
Thinking, Fast And Slow
by Daniel Kahneman
Aimed at: Mindset
Why is there more chance we’ll believe something if it’s in a bold typeface? Why do we assume a good-looking person will be more competent? The answer lies in the two ways we make choices: fast, intuitive thinking, and slow, rational thinking. This book gives you practical techniques for slower, smarter thinking, enabling you to make better decisions at work, at home, and in everything you do.
How To Lose Friends & Alienate People
by Toby Young
Aimed at: Men wanting to get demoted.
This book tells the true story of British journalist Young, who left London to become an editor at Vanity Fair in New York. Within two years he was fired, barred from the best hangouts in the city and blacklisted for dates. This has since been made into a hollywood film.. A tale from the inside on how working your way down can be just as funny as climbing the ladder.
The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World
by Niall Ferguson
Aimed at: Men wanting to create an empire.
If money is the root of all evil, where did this come from? This is the extremely interesting history of the US and world financial system. This will surely help you understand the game before you gamble it all. Coca-Cola cheif executive Muhtar Kent credits it with his understanding of the world’s relationship with money.