5 Business Books To Read If You Don’t Want To ‘Lean In’ With Sheryl Sandberg

This business advice post originally appears in my Work In Progress blog for Forbes.com: I haven’t read “Lean In” by Sheryl Sandberg and don’t plan to. I have already seen her TED talk and Barnard College commencement address so I have the gist of her message, and there are lots of other great … [Read more...]

15 Self-Improvement Books To Check Out

Now that we're past the first quarter of the year, it's a good time to take stock and see how you're doing on your goals, new positive habits to implement, and other success bars you've set for yourself.  I often write book reviews on helpful books I come across.  Here are some recent discoveries … [Read more...]

Book Review: 168 Hours by Laura Vanderkam

The subtitle to Laura Vanderkam's "168 Hours" is You Have More Time Than You Think.  Indeed, that is the thesis she carries very convincingly throughout the book.  Vanderkam tracks people's activities by the half-hour (real time diaries are included) to demonstrate that people fritter away more time … [Read more...]