OPTIMAL READS – HOW MONEY WORKS

How money works – by DK (Dorley Kindersley Limited) This book is a must have! I’m assuming you earn money, spend money, bank, save, invest etc etc… Well then, it is imperative that you are clued up about how ‘money works’ This book is one of the best I’ve ever read when it comes to…

Optimal Reads- Linchpin by Seth Godin

‘Linchpin’ by Seth Godin How to drive your career and create a remarkable future Linchpins are the essential building blocks of great organizations. Like the small piece of hardware that keeps a wheel from falling off its axle, they may not be famous but they’re indispensable. And in today’s world, they get the best jobs…

Optimal Reads – How to win friends & influence people

How to win friends & influence people – Dale Carnegie You can go after the job you want…and get it! You can take the job you have…and improve it! You can take any situation you’re in…and make it work for you! Since its release in 1936, How to Win Friends and Influence People has sold…

Optimal Reads – Who moved my cheese

Who moved my cheese – by Dr Spencer Johnson  Written by Spencer Johnson, coauthor of The One Minute Manager, this enlightening and amusing story illustrates the vital importance of being able to deal with unexpected change.Who Moved My Cheese? is often distributed by managers to employees as a motivational tool, but the lessons it teaches…

Optimal Reads – The Art of War

The Art of War – Sun Tzu Conflict is an inevitable part of life, according to this ancient Chinese classic of strategy, but everything necessary to deal with conflict wisely, honorably, victoriously, is already present within us. Compiled more than two thousand years ago by a mysterious warrior-philosopher, The Art of War is still perhaps…

Optimal Reads- Revolution

Revolution by Russel Brand   We all know the system isn’t working. Our governments are corrupt and the opposing parties pointlessly similar. Our culture is filled with vacuity and pap, and we are told there’s nothing we can do: “It’s just the way things are.” In this book, Russell Brand hilariously lacerates the straw men…

Optimal Reads- How to Find Fulfilling Work

This is a book about how to take working life in new directions – how to negotiate the labyrinth of choices, how to think about personal ambitions and motivations, and ultimately how to take concrete steps to finding a fulfilling career. The desire for fulfilling work is one of the great aspirations of our age…

Optimal reads – Think and grow Rich

Think and Grow Rich is a motivational personal development and self-help book by Napoleon Hill and inspired by a suggestion from Scottish-American businessman Andrew Carnegie. While the title implies that this book deals with how to get rich, the author explains that the philosophy taught in the book can be used to help people succeed…

Optimal Reads – The Optimum Nutrition Bible

The Optimun Nutrition Bible by Patrick Holford   This is THE bible on nutrition, having been described by the INDEPENDENT as ‘one of the top-ten self-help books of all time’. Comprehensive and practical it is an invaluable guide to improving your health.   Optimum nutrition means giving yourself the best possible intake of nutrients to…