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The Willpower Instinct, Dr. Kelly McGonigal: Do what you actually want

“Self-control,” writes Dr. Kelly McGonigal in Willpower, “is a better predictor of academic success 🎓 than intelligence, a stronger determinant of effective leadership than charisma, and more important for marital bliss 💕 than empathy.” Then again, of course Dr. McGonigal would say something like that – she just can’t help herself. The Willpower Instinct: How […]

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“The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People”, Stephen Covey

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People is a stellar book. I first read it in 2011 and was enthralled by what it had to offer. Wiser and more experienced in 2012 I read it again and, once more, could get so much from it. It’s ideas and illustrations have shaped and enhanced my management, […]

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