Monthly Archives: October 2016

The Power of Habit

book cover of the power of habit by charles duhigg

Habits. We can’t live without them, and if taken to our advantage they can be extremely useful. But they can also be a pain to change. In this summary we’ll discover how habits are formed, how to form a habit that we want, and how to change habits that we want to get rid of.

The Millionaire Fastlane Summary

book cover of the millionaire fastlane by mj demarco

Normal is to slave at a job Monday through Friday, save 10%, and repeat for 40 years. Will you even live 40 years? Even if you live, are you supposed to enjoy life right when it’s ending? You’re conditioned to accept normal based on society’s already corrupted definition of wealth, and because of it, normal itself is corrupted. Normal is modern-day slavery. Normal is condemnation to mediocrity.

The Lean Startup

Book cover of The lean startup by eric ries

Many management ideas come from manufacturing. This book’s ideas result partly from the lean thinking used by Toyota in manufacturing. So, this is lean thinking applied to startup processes. We can define a startup as an institution designed to create an offer under conditions of extreme uncertainty. The goal of a startup is to figure out the right thing to build as quickly as possible.