The moment I heard about this book, I was intrigued by the title. I love the idea of “hacking” and using something in new and innovative ways for peak performance. This book offers amazing insight and ideas for using your mind to be the best version of you that you can be. I was amazed by the combination of theory and practical tip Sir John Hargrave provides. Click here to view the summary.

Start With Why

You will find this book in the business section of your local bookstore, but it’s applicable to everyone, no matter where you work or what you do. This book dives into why some companies grow and some don’t, but it also helps you to understand what inspires people and moves them to take action. It’s a great book, and if you don’t have time to read, then you should AT LEAST watch the TED Talk at the end of this post. Click here to view the summary.

How to Win Friends and Influence People

I put off reading this book for a long time because I assumed that it was about manipulating people. After all these years, I finally read it and realized that I couldn’t have been further from the truth. This book is about understanding and working with others, it’s about developing relationships and making people feel special and wanted. No matter what stage of life you’re in, what kind of job you have, or what you do, you will find this book so relevant to your life. If you talk to people, then you’ll learn something. Click here to view the summary.

Awaken the Giant Within

Tony Robbins is one my heroes. He inspires me (and so many other people) to have a better perspective on life and get things done. Everyone has something to learn from Tony, no matter what stage of life you’re in. If you have any desire to be the best version of you that you can be and achieve your wildest goals, you’ll love this book. Click here to view the summary.


One of the books that shaped my productivity philosophy. Learn why it’s not about doing more, but about doing less and doing it well. Doing the right things > doing lots of things. Click here to view the summary.


If you can’t read this entire book, then the next best thing is to read the summary. This book is full of quips and proverbs that just have a way of making life make more sense. It’s motivational and practical, and is guaranteed to help you seize the day. Click here to view the summary.

More coming soon!

I read at least one book a week, so when I find some great winners, I’ll be posting them up here! If you have any suggestions or if you’d like me to post a summary of a particular book, just let me know!