The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson

Lesson 1: Only hold values you control. Mark is a very Stoic guy and it shines through his writing and advice. A common idea in Stoicism is to focus only on the things you can control. This is easy enough to understand and implement when it comes to your actions, but it can be applied to more intangible… Continue reading The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson

Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

Meditations is perhaps the only document of its kind ever made. It is the private thoughts of the world’s most powerful man giving advice to himself on how to make good on the responsibilities and obligations of his positions. Trained in Stoic philosophy, Marcus Aurelius stopped almost every night to practice a series of spiritual… Continue reading Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

Factfulness- Hans Rosling- Book Summary

1-Sentence-Summary: Factfulness explains how our worldview has been distorted with the rise of new media, which ten human instincts cause erroneous thinking, and how we can learn to separate fact from fiction when forming our opinions. When I first got into reading blogs, learning about self-improvement, and exploring the startup scene, I was a delusional optimist.… Continue reading Factfulness- Hans Rosling- Book Summary

Elon Musk Summary

1-Sentence-Summary: Elon Musk is the first official biography of the creator of SolarCity, SpaceX and Tesla, based on over 30 hours of conversation time between author Ashlee Vance and Musk himself, highlighting his complicated childhood, the way he makes decisions and navigates the world, and how he managed to disrupt multiple industries, all with the goal of… Continue reading Elon Musk Summary

Zero To One Summary

1-Sentence-Summary: Zero To One is an inside look at Peter Thiel’s philosophy and strategy for making your startup a success by looking at the lessons he learned from founding and selling PayPal, investing in Facebook and becoming a billionaire in the process. There are books that give you great strategies for selling, marketing and planning your business. And then there are… Continue reading Zero To One Summary

How to Own The World by Andrew Craig Print | Kindle The Book in Three Sentences Craig defines wealth as the ability to live on the money you make from your money, rather than the money you make from working. If you’re not making money from investing, you’re getting poorer every day. Few people become… Continue reading