Have you ever wanted to HACK the personality and brain of other people? Vannessa Van Edwards did that for us in her book CAPTIVATE. As much as I LOVE the Myers Briggs personality tests, after reading the book "Captivate", I have a torn heart. Vannessa (I'm sure she doesn't mind me calling her by her first name) was able to narrow down five distinct personality traits that allow for a better way to hack the personalities of every individual we come across in our day to day life.
There's a knock at the door. When that happens it's usually one of two people, the food delivery guy, or an Amazon package. Most of the time, it's an Amazon package. I'm a notorious orderer of online goodies. But the thing is, it's only known by me, and my roommate.
"The Stoic Mask" The Mask of Masculinity by Lewis Howes Howes explores the idea of how men put up psychological "walls" from other people in order to seem strong, capable, and competent. Growing up in a world where being "cool" was a huge deal in middle and high school, I have found that in the… Continue reading “The Stoic Mask”
I've been enlightened. Lewis Howes has rocked my world in introducing such an amazing book on the topic of what it means to be a man in a world where men are seen in a certain light, regarded in certain ways dependant on their culture or upbringing. There are only a few books that I've… Continue reading “The Mask of Masculinity” – Lewis Howes
Get the book here Mr. Cardone has done it again! He proves to us that he's basically a boss, scratch that, he IS the boss (literally).⠀ ⠀ I had a ton of fun reading this book - it's like watching a motivational movie/video, it just pumps you up with each page. In summary, it's essentially… Continue reading The 10x Rule – Grant Cardone
The Bulletproof Diet I read this book a very long time ago. Over a year ago to be exact, but the concepts of it enlightened me to the point of no return. Asprey helped set the tone of how I viewed my health in college. I was constantly tired, in a state of the infamous… Continue reading The Bulletproof Diet
I think if there was ONE thing that people should always continue to work on, it's one's EQ or, EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE. Emotional Intelligence is what gets the job, maintains the job, and even moves you up in the job. My company recently let go of one, very smart cookie in our field. He worked on… Continue reading Emotional Intelligence 2.0