Expert Book Recommendations

By Florentina Sergiou on January 26, 2024

Planning to dive into more books this year?

I asked over 40 experts in various industries for the most valuable books they’ve read and these are some of the top recommendations directly from industry experts on Expert Session:

🏔 The Practice of Groundedness: A transformative path to success that feeds, not crushes, your soul by Brad Stulberg (Recommended by Adam Barney, Coach)
🧠 Building a Second Brain: A proven method to organize your digital life and unlock your creative potential by Tiago Forte (Recommended by Sharon Gai, AI & Ecommerce)
🤫 The Secret: Based on the belief of the pseudoscientific law of attraction, which claims that thoughts can change a person's life directly by Rhonda Byrne (Recommended by Rachel Eslick, Growth & Development Coach)
💼 The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9–5, live anywhere, and join the new rich by Timothy Ferris (Recommended by Diane Caimares-Gildea, Career Coach)
💸 $100M Offers: How to make offers so good that people feel stupid saying no by Alex Hormozi (Recommended by Isabel Varela, Self-Love Coach)
🐶 The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog: A renowned psychiatrist reveals how trauma affects children and outlines the path to recovery by Bruce Duncan Perry and Maia Szalavitz (Recommended by Loyla Louvis, Parenting Coach)
🌞 The Power of One More: The ultimate guide to happiness and success by Ed Mylett (Recommended by Rachel Eslick, Growth & Development Coach)
🧸 Get Out of Your Own Way: Overcoming self-defeating behavior by Mark Goulston and Philip Goldberg (Recommended by Rachel Eslick, Growth & Development Coach)
🎯 The Next CMO: A guide to operational marketing excellence by Peter Mahoney, Scott Todaro, & Dan Faulkner (Recommended by Lisa Cox, Marketing)
🌹 Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff: A portrait of a marriage with all the elements of Greek Tragedy that emphasizes how every relationship has two perspectives (Recommended by Claire Stepanek, Software Development & Negotiations)
💻 Thinking with Type: A critical guide for designers, writers, editors, and students by Ellen Lupton (Recommended by Jason Zhu, Designer)

Also, here are two of my personal favorites from the past year:
🌊 Surrender Experiment: A journey into life's perfection by Michael Singer
🦄 That’s Bold of You: How to thrive as your most vibrant, weird, and real self by Case Kenny

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