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Recession-Proof Graduate by Charlie Hoehn

Book Review: Recession-Proof Graduate by Charlie Hoehn is a good book to read right after graduation—although, the author argues that college isn’t that good of an investment in the first place in one section of the book. Basically, this is Charlie Hoehn’s...

Do The Work by Steven Pressfield

Whereas The War of Art deals with the real enemy of work and creativity (i.e. Resistance), Do The Work by Steven Pressfield takes you through a step-by-step blueprint for how to defeat that Resistance and actually accomplish the work. The book has a very simple...

The War of Art by Steven Pressfield

The War of Art by Steven Pressfield is the go-to book for getting yourself to work on the things you want to get done. Steven Pressfield starts the book by defining the enemy. His thesis is that every single human being struggles with self-sabotage, and the...

Gateless by Sebastian Marshall & Kai Zau

Book Review Gateless by Sebastian Marshall and Kai Zau is sort of a self-development book. But unlike most books of that genre, this one is actually really interesting and very practical. The authors came up with a simple yet brilliant framework to help you...

The Art of Reading by Farnam Street

Course Review: The Art of Reading by Farnam Street is a step-by-step system for reading and fully absorbing books (although, you can use it for anything you’re studying) in an efficient manner. The course starts by helping you find and decide on what books you should...

Work, Work, Work And Prosper  (chapter 1)

Work, Work, Work And Prosper (chapter 1)

Six days shalt thou labour, and do all thy work: I can still hear the high-pitched yell coming from Grandma Louis “You D#@% kids you better get back to work.” It was pelting season and that meant my cousins and I would work for a couple of weeks during the month of...