Too many books and too little time. Some I skim; some I read; some I listen to; some I devour. It's hard to keep track. Here's my attempt at letting you know what I'm filling my head with these days. I also invite you to connect with me on Goodreads for another way to access some of my choices.
Utopia for Realists: How We Can Build the Ideal World by Rutger Bregman - Universal basic income. A 15-hour workweek. Open borders. Does it sound too good to be true? One of Europe's leading young thinkers shows how we can build an ideal world today.
Emotional Agility: Get Unstuck, Embrace Change, and Thrive in Work and Life
by Susan David -The counterintuitive approach to achieving your true potential, heralded by the Harvard Business Review as a groundbreaking idea of the year.
The Un-doing Project: A Friendship that Changed Our Minds by Michael Lewis -"Forty years ago, Israeli psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky wrote a series of breathtakingly original studies undoing our assumptions about decision-making, showing the ways in which the human mind systematically erred when forced to make judgments about uncertain situations. They are largely responsible for the powerful trend to mistrust human intuition and defer to algorithms. The Undoing Project is about the fascinating collaborations between two men who may well have changed, for good, mankind's view of its own mind."
Talk Like TED: The 9 Public-Speaking Secrets of the World's Top Minds by Carmine Gallo