After posting picture of “self-help” 🙂 books on Facebook, I’ve reviewed books I’ve read while commuting so far this year…. what does my reading list say about me? Hmmm  is this more self-harm!  too much information??  Am I on the road to Paralysis by Analysis??

  • The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon : Brad Stone
  • The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers : Ben Horowitz
  • Smartcuts: How Hackers, Innovators, and Icons Accelerate Success : Shane Snow
  • Focus: Use Different Ways of Seeing the World for Success and Influence : Heidi Grant Halvorson Ph.D., E. Tory Higgins Ph.D.
  • Running My Life – The Autobiography : Seb Coe
  • Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age : Clay Shirky
  • Hatching Twitter : Nick Bilton
  • Jony Ive: The Genius Behind Apple’s Greatest Products : Leander Kahney
  • The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone – Especially Ourselves : Dan Ariely
  • Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t : Simon Sinek
  • Habit Stacking: 97 Small Life Changes That Take Five Minutes or Less : S.J. Scott
  • The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets : Simon Singh
  • GCHQ : Richard Aldrich
  • The Art of Intrusion: The Real Stories Behind the Exploits of Hackers, Intruders and Deceivers :William L. Simon, Kevin D. Mitnick
  • Ghost in the Wires: My Adventures as the World’s Most Wanted Hacker : Kevin Mitnick, Steve Wozniak
  • Focus: The Hidden Driver of Excellence : Daniel Goleman
  • Outliers: The Story of Success : Malcolm Gladwell
  • Making Ideas Happen: Overcoming the Obstacles Between Vision and Reality : Scott Belsky


Maybe it’s time to slow down, absorb and put some of this great advice into action? 🙂