The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life by Mark Manson
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Mark Manson tells you to cut the positive and embrace life’s challenges.
He posits that ‘shit is fucked’ but rather than run from that, confront it, accept you can’t always be brilliant and develop some resilience and self-reliance.
Funny but potentially painful, Manson’s words chime with us at Impossible. Get tough with yourself, get clear about what you want and get after it.
The Magic of Thinking Big by David J Schwartz
This book shows you how to go after big goals.
Learn how to work better, earn better, manage better, love better and live better.
Think big and live big.
Do the impossible.
Antifragile: Things that Gain from Disorder by Nassim Taleb
Taleb tells us how to thrive in an uncertain world.
Like the body strengthens when exposed to the stress of training, Taleb shows how many things not only gain from chaos but need it in order to survive and flourish.
These are Antifragile.
Fragile breaks, robust remains the same. The antifragile benefits from stress
Learn how to become antifragile and deal with whatever life throws at you.
The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari by Robin Sharma
A spiritual journey of
t tells the story of Julian Mantle, a lawyer forced to confront the spiritual crisis of his out-of-balance life: following a heart attack, he decides to sell all his beloved possesions and trek to India. On a life-changing odyssey to an ancient culture, he meets Himalayan gurus who offer powerful, wise and practical lessons that teach us to:
The Chimp Paradox: The Acclaimed Mind Management Programme to Help You Achieve Success, Confidence and Happiness by Dr Steve Peters
Peters explains a method to recognize how your mind is working, how to notice your own emotions and thoughts and how to harness them to achieve your goals.
He’s widely credited with the success of British Cycling at the Olympics and the Tour de France.
Super practical and tested in
Mindset – Updated Edition: Changing The Way You think To Fulfil Your Potential
World-renowned Stanford University psychologist Carol Dweck explains the power of a growth mindset.
She explains that a growth mindset is not mindless positivity but a constant belief in our ability to do and be better.
Dweck’s book is widely praised by athletes, CEOs and other high performers who have used her techniques to achieve impossible things.
The Courage To Be Disliked: How to free yourself, change your life and achieve real happiness by Ichiro Kishimi and Fumitake Koga
Leaning on the theories of Alfred Adler, this book shows you how to stop blaming others for your circumstances, to harness your own abilities and take control of your life.
Particularly good for those who feel that they always have to please, the book will help to free yourself from the expectations of others, instead living up to your own idea of yourself.
The Courage to Be Disliked will leave you much more aware of why you do the things you do and how to become more yourself.
The 80/20 Principle: The Secret to Achieving More with Less by Richard Koch
The Pareto Principle has been known for a long time but here, Richard Koch reveals exactly how it works and shows how to use it in a systematic and practical way to vastly increase our productivity.
Unlock the capacity of the 20% and push through to achieve great things.