Key themes include success and failure, identity and connection, and leadership.
Adam I always appreciate your perspective. One thing that I would love to see from you that I often think about myself is not new books but timeless, classic books. Having been in this business for nearly 40 years now, I keep coming back to key ideas and writings that seem to stand the test of time. Would love to hear what you think people keep re-inventing. Keep writing.
An interestingly diverse selection - there's definitely a couple that have grabbed me, including that one, whatever its name is, by some bald guy :) Never Enough is a topic very close to my heart, so I am interested to read her take on the subject.
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Looking forward to the new book.
(I was going to buy it immediately but then I remembered that you're a big fan of decision making by lottery so I'll have to see when its number comes up. 😁)
I'm excited about the couple of book suggestions that delve into the issue of hyper-productivity and achievement in our society. It's a theme that's been gaining prominence lately, and "Four Thousand Weeks" was the first book that opened my eyes by challenging these notions. As someone who's a recovering perfectionist/productivity enthusiast, it’s promising to see society starting to question this lifestyle. Hopefully, as a collective, we can begin to unravel ourselves from our own high expectations! Thanks for a great book list.
Thanks for the recommendations. My reading list is full (a couple of these are on it), but I’ll be returning to this list in the future!
These are great - thank you!
Oops! You missed one - “Grieving: A Spiritual Process for Catholics” by Paula Kosin. It’s a refreshing approach that combines best current practices in healthy grieving with contemporary Catholic Christian spirituality. https://www.amazon.com/Grieving-Spiritual-Catholics-Paula-Kosin/dp/1616717238
I cannot wait for Hidden Potential, I'm pretty found of its author, Some Bald Guy.
Hi where do I go to get the note associated w number 37 ? I enjoined your presence at Omega in Aug
Your ability to capture the depth of your inner and outer experiences in such concise prose is truly remarkable
Excellent recommendations. My endless reading list just got longer
These fall books are a cherry-picked paradox of sweet and tart, challenging and affirming our perspectives. Just like a bowl of fresh cherries, they offer unique flavors and remind us that unexpected ideas can be the most delicious. 🍒📚
Great ideas worth sharing Adam! More books to add to the list. Hope you will give mine a read some day! https://www.amazon.com/Unstuck-Think-Like-Free-Your/dp/B0BRM2MZFK
Is it just me or are all the titles by men triumphant in nature and the titles by women almost sound tragic?
Love this new recommendations!
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