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The Power of Positive Thinking
4.11
it was amazing
This is an amazing book. It has very practical application of visualization, prayer, and establishing healthy thoughts. I loved the way he thought abo ...more
Jul 14, 2015
Jan 16, 2013
 
The Art of the Start: The Time-Tested, Battle-Hardened Guide for Anyone Starting Anything
3.85
really liked it
This is an excellent book from Guy Kawasaki, who had a great impact inside of Apple. He goes over how to start of a new venture, and how to go after v ...more
not set
Jan 16, 2013
 
My First Mission
4.26
it was amazing
This book was a great triumph of faith, showing that the miracles of God have not ceased, but are strongly evident in our lives as we choose to do the ...more
Nov 27, 2015
Mar 05, 2016
 
10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help That Actually Works
3.92
liked it
I got this book as a how to. However, I actually found the stories about his experience as a reporter much more interesting than the mediation and how ...more
Jun 02, 2015
Jun 02, 2015
 
Church History In The Fullness Of Times: Religion 341 343: The History Of The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints (32502)
4.38
really liked it
This book has great information about the Prophet, Joseph Smith, and the trials he faced in his extraordinary life. It led to my testimony of him and ...more
Nov 2004
Jan 19, 2013
 
Foundation (Foundation #1)
4.15
liked it
What I really enjoyed about this book is how it shows the good use of intellect and politics over force. It helped me understand why politics have val ...more
Sep 09, 2016
Oct 13, 2016
 
Autism Breakthrough: The Groundbreaking Method That Has Helped Families All Over the World
4.16
really liked it
This was a great book on Autism. The author writes very well, with humor and common sense, but also backs it up with fact. I have to say after reading ...more
Jul 2016
Jul 11, 2016
 
The Servant Leadership Training Course: Achieving Success Through Character, Bravery, and Influence
4.07
liked it
This was overall a great book. The principles contained in here will bring you a long way to being an excellent leader. What better example than Jesus ...more
Jun 17, 2013
Jun 19, 2013
 
Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion
4.18
really liked it
This was an excellent book about the ways that marketers try and influence our behaviors, and how to understand them so we are not easily swayed into ...more
Jun 02, 2016
Jun 03, 2016
 
Ready Player One (Ready Player One, #1)
4.28
really liked it
This was a truely amazing book. It was a combination of The Matrix, Power Rangers, Shawshank Redemption, and Pixels. I would have given it five stars, ...more
Mar 05, 2016
Mar 05, 2016
 
The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business
4.07
really liked it
There were a lot of great examples and stories. I learned a very different way of thinking about habits. If you are looking for a how to book, this is ...more
Jul 09, 2015
Jul 16, 2015
 
Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive in Life and Business
3.92
it was amazing
This was an amazing book, very well written and easy to listen to. There were great stories for the examples, and the end of the book explained how to ...more
Jun 17, 2016
Jul 11, 2016
 
Lectures on Faith
4.50
it was amazing
This is an amazing book on faith and the power of the Priesthood. It gives great a greater understanding of our relationship with Heavenly Father and ...more
Sep 2016
Oct 13, 2016
 
Inferno (Robert Langdon, #4)
3.83
really liked it
This was a great Dan Brown book if you like action and mystery. I never guessed the ending. I did feel there were a few plot questions left unanswered ...more
Oct 11, 2016
Oct 13, 2016
 
Awaken the Giant Within: How to Take Immediate Control of Your Mental, Emotional, Physical and Financial Destiny!
4.14
really liked it
A simple but powerful book about realizing that only you limit your potential and you capable of anything.
Dec 10, 2015
Mar 05, 2016
 
The Power of Everyday Missionaries
4.62
it was amazing
This book was amazing and testimony building. Many of the concepts I have learned, working with great missionaries, are captured in this book. I have ...more
Feb 26, 2013
Jan 19, 2013
 
Visions of Glory: One Man's Astonishing Account of the Last Days
3.81
really liked it
If I had only read the first third of this book, I would give it five stars. The first third was excellent, really opened my eyes and gave some light ...more
Feb 19, 2014
Jan 15, 2014
 
The Lean Startup: How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses
4.07
it was amazing
Fantastic book about starting a business based on the Scientific Method and the Build, Measure, Learn loop. Eric Ries is convinced that startup compan ...more
not set
Jan 16, 2013
 
Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Practice and Principles
4.05
it was amazing
It was a good read; it talks about different ways to find innovation, primarily by examining the unexpected. What I really like is how it talks about ...more
not set
Jan 16, 2013
 
Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap... and Others Don't
4.07
it was amazing
This is a book on a study of 10 companies that had good, flat-lined performance in the stock market, but then turned it around into 2x or 3x the value ...more
not set
Jan 16, 2013
 
Information, Technology, and Innovation: Resources for Growth in a Connected World
3.64
did not like it
This book was full of random facts, and not necessarily all of it on a connected world. It has very little direction, and one chapter did not tie into ...more
Mar 13, 2013
Jan 16, 2013
 
Ready, Fire, Aim: Zero to $100 Million in No Time Flat
3.88
really liked it
This book, starts out a little rough, and has some egotistical overtones. However, I still think it is a good book about marketing, selling, and produ ...more
not set
Jan 16, 2013
 
Leading at a Higher Level: Blanchard on Leadership and Creating High Performing Organizations
3.99
really liked it
This book teaches about creating Raving Fans of your employees and customers. It talks about empowering your people, and providing servant leadership. ...more
not set
Jan 16, 2013
 
The Personal MBA: Master the Art of Business
4.06
really liked it
Overall this was a really good book. Will it replace an MBA? Probably not. There were times were some of it was just common sense or opinion, but it a ...more
Aug 21, 2013
Mar 14, 2013
 
The Whole-Brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child's Developing Mind, Survive Everyday Parenting Struggles, and Help Your Family Thrive
4.19
really liked it
This was overall, a good book with practical advice about working with your children. At times the whole focus on the brain seems a bit much, but gene ...more
Dec 15, 2013
Sep 04, 2013
 
The Last Lecture
4.26
really liked it
This is a book about a professor’s last lecture as he is dying from cancer. It has some amazing insights into human potential, and achieving your drea ...more
not set
Jan 16, 2013
 
Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
3.94
it was amazing
This book literally changed the way I think about human motivation. Scientifically proven insight into what motivates people and how to build great te ...more
not set
Jan 16, 2013
 
Emotional Intelligence 2.0
3.84
liked it
This book covers thinking before acting, and the critical impact it has on your career. It also talks about reading a room, and getting to know those ...more
Aug 20, 2016
Jul 11, 2016
 
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change
4.08
it was amazing
This is a self-improvement, as well as business book. I came away with some big realizations from this one, like how we don’t really listen to people, ...more
not set
Jan 16, 2013
 
The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable
4.01
really liked it
Excellent book for understanding teams and helping them function.
Nov 15, 2014
Jan 16, 2013
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