bookshelves

all (1031)
« 1 »

cover title author avg rating rating my rating review Down_arrow date read date added
 
The Hedonism Handbook: Mastering The Lost Arts Of Leisure And Pleasure
3.87
FUNNY + ENTERTAINING + LIVE THE MOMENT NOW
not set
Sep 25, 2011
 
The Age of Doubt
3.83
I didn't lile the ending but in general was good.
May 06, 2013
May 05, 2013
 
People Follow You: The Real Secret to Inspiring Your Team to Take Action
4.24
Great tips on leadership for all managers.
Apr 07, 2013
Apr 06, 2013
 
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
4.02
Introverts vs. extroverts.
New views to support introverts.
Feb 03, 2013
Feb 02, 2013
 
Sex, Murder, and the Meaning of Life: A Psychologist Investigates How Evolution, Cognition, and Complexity are Revolutionizing our View of Human Nature
3.44
Human nature in different and interesting situations.
Feb 28, 2013
Feb 26, 2013
 
The Lean Entrepreneur: How Visionaries Create Products, Innovate with New Ventures, and Disrupt Markets
3.86
Execute a little, test a little, learn a little and do it all over again.
Nov 12, 2013
Nov 08, 2013
 
The Last Tycoons: The Secret History of Lazard Frères & Co.
3.69
A mix of mini biographies of the main characters at Lazard plus the evolution of the firm.
Aug 08, 2014
Aug 01, 2014
 
It's Called Work for a Reason!: Your Success Is Your Own Damn Fault
4.06
You are responsible of your failures and successes.
Sep 11, 2013
Sep 10, 2013
 
The Age of Empathy: Nature's Lessons for a Kinder Society
3.97
Interesting idea:
Are we competitive or empathic by nature?
The biology says...
Nov 23, 2012
Nov 18, 2012
 
The Ultimate Tea Diet: How Tea Can Boost Your Metabolism, Shrink Your Appetite, and Kick-Start Remarkable Weight Loss
3.42
IDEA: METABOLIC BENEFITS OF TEA.
Mar 05, 2011
Mar 05, 2013
 
The Anatomy of Hope: How People Prevail in the Face of Illness
3.92
Too raw for me. The conclusion was somewhat good.
Sep 05, 2013
Sep 04, 2013
 
Makers: The New Industrial Revolution
3.87
New point of view on manufacturing, crowd-sourcing, and entrepreneurship.
Nov 23, 2013
Nov 18, 2013
 
Quirk: Brain Science Makes Sense of Your Peculiar Personality
3.61
Personality and the chemicals that model it.
Apr 03, 2013
Apr 01, 2013
 
The Five Secrets You Must Discover Before You Die
4.00
5 important secrets.
Wisdom from happy whole elders.
Oct 14, 2013
Oct 12, 2013
 
The Ring of Rocamadour (The Red Blazer Girls, #1)
3.72
Not my favorite kind of mystery: kids, puzzles, girl stuff..
Jan 19, 2014
Jan 14, 2014
 
This Year I Will...: How to Finally Change a Habit, Keep a Resolution, or Make a Dream Come True
3.76
NICE IDEAS TO GET BACK ON TRACK AFTER A BROKEN HABIT.
Oct 13, 2012
Oct 10, 2012
 
Status Anxiety
3.87
It makes you re-evaluate your goals.
Dec 27, 2012
Dec 27, 2012
 
Leadership Lessons of the Navy Seals: Battle-Tested Strategies for Creating Successful Organizations and Inspiring Extraordinary Results
3.90
Lessons with real life examples.
Mar 19, 2013
Mar 18, 2013
 
The Consolations of Philosophy
3.95
Interesting solutions to everyday life.
Mar 25, 2013
Mar 25, 2013
 
The Barefoot Executive: The Ultimate Guide for Being Your Own Boss & Achieving Financial Freedom
3.88
Good ideas. Have a mastermind group and a coach.
Nov 08, 2013
Nov 07, 2013
 
Uncertainty: Turning Fear and Doubt into Fuel for Brilliance
3.64
Good productivity tips to reduce risk.
Mar 30, 2013
Mar 29, 2013
 
The Bunny Book: How to Walk, Talk, Tease, and Please Like a Playboy Bunny
3.56
Cool tips, specially on sex and STDs.
not set
Dec 28, 2011
 
Emergency: This Book Will Save Your Life
3.78
A modern overview of different useful tools/knowledge/techniques to survive in the wild and in the urban jungle.
Aug 25, 2014
Aug 16, 2014
 
Murder on the Leviathan (Erast Fandorin Mysteries, #3)
3.95
Surprising turns even at the end!
Apr 06, 2013
Apr 06, 2013
 
Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard
4.00
It is more about business that people.
Dec 02, 2012
Dec 01, 2012
 
Big Think Strategy: How to Leverage Bold Ideas and Leave Small Thinking Behind
3.50
Business cases/examples.
Jan 11, 2014
Jan 11, 2014
 
Ultracalm: A 6-Step Plan to Reduce Stress and Eliminate Anxiety
3.59
Body and mind options to reduce stress.
Jul 27, 2013
Jul 25, 2013
 
Portrait Of A Killer: Jack The Ripper -- Case Closed
3.43
BIOGRAPHY OF JACK THE RIPPER.
Mar 09, 2013
Mar 08, 2013
 
The Violinist's Thumb: And Other Lost Tales of Love, War, and Genius, as Written by Our Genetic Code
3.93
Similar to Survival of the Sickest book.
Genetics 101.
Jan 16, 2013
Jan 12, 2013
 
Ahead of the Curve: Two Years at Harvard Business School
3.72
Opinions, experiences, pros/cons, etc... from his 2 years at HBS.
Jun 27, 2014
Jun 22, 2014
Rss