Self Help Summaries

Happiness Lessons from a new science

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

Penguin Books 2005 Paperback Richard Layard ISBN-13 978-0-141-01690-0 English UK Introduction In this book a Professor of Economics from the London School of Economics attempts to synthesise evidence from Philosophy, Psychology, Medicine and Social Sciences about happiness, which he sees as the ultimate goal of a modern society. The book is divided into 2 parts, […]

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The 12 Bad Habits That Hold Good People Back

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

Overview The 12 Bad Habits That Hold Good People Back instead takes the opposite tack, focusing in on behaviors that impede a career rather than focusing on behaviors that accelerate it. As a result, this book speaks directly to a group often overlooked in other career development books – instead of teaching how to press […]

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Stumbling on Happiness

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“infobox Book “ name Stumbling on Happiness image image caption Vintage Edition cover author Daniel Gilbert country United States language English genre Non-fiction publisher Vintage release date 2006 media type Hardback & Paperback pages 263 isbn 1400042666 In simple and plain terms, Dr. Gilbert explores the nature of happiness and explains the numerous psychological illusions […]

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As A Man Thinketh

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“infobox Book “ name As A Man Thinketh image image caption Value Classic Edition cover author James Allen country USA language English genre Self-help publisher Value Classic Reprints release date 1902 media type Paperback pages 47 isbn 164032013X Introduction Not intended as an exhaustive treatise, but to motivate the reader to believe that, “they themselves […]

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The Fat Smash Diet: The Last Diet You’ll Ever Need

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“infobox Book “ name The Fat Smash Diet: The Last Diet You’ll Ever Need image image_caption author Ian K. Smith country United States language English languageEnglish genre Self Help publisher St. Martin’s Griffin release_date April 4, 2006 media_type pages 160 isbn ISBN 0312363133 Executive Summary The Fat Smash Diet is the book-length version of the […]

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