Knowledge is power. This we know to be true. In a world where there are so many obstacles to overcome, both personally and professionally, it is important to arm yourself with the knowledge and inspiration needed to not only survive but to thrive. One of the most powerful tools to do just that is reading - and relating - to intelligent, motivating stories and lessons from others that have succeeded and how they overcame the obstacles that we all face.
Without further ado, I give you 4 great reads that do just that:
1. What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast: A Short Guide to Making Over Your Mornings—and Life
Mornings are a madcap time for many of us. We wake up in a haze—often after hitting snooze a few times. Then we rush around to get ready and out the door so we can officially start the day. Before we know it, hours have slipped by without us accomplishing anything beyond downing a cup of coffee, dashing off a few emails, and dishing with our coworkers around the water cooler.