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Book Review: How To Win Friends And Influence People (Dale Carnegie)

Now, I know what you probably think after having glimpsed the book’s title:
Nothing in the world would get me to read that! It sounds manipulative. It is for socially awkward people. It is outdated anyways. I want nothing to do with it!
I suggest, however, that you first check out the surprisingly positive advice it has to offer concerning social interactions in this post!

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Book Review: The Quick & Easy Way to Effective Speaking (Dale Carnegie)

Did you ever need to listen to that boring relative on a reunion who just isn’t able to tell his stories in an exciting way?
Maybe that description even fits you yourself?
This book teaches you the basics and specifics of how to speak effectively!

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Book Review Productivity

Book Review: Think and Grow Rich (Napoleon Hill)

One of the very early classics of self-help literature which condenses a lot of knowledge about self-awareness into about 200 pages.
It’s especially helpful to people who are new to the self-development scene but should but taken with a grain of salt!

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Philosophy

How to Think About Friendships and What Makes Them Meaningful

What types of friendship are there?
What characterizes a meaningful friendship?
How can we think about friendship philosophically and psychologically?

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Book Review: Thinking, Fast and Slow (Daniel Kahneman)

In our daily lifes we are subject to countless fallacies and biases which inevitably lead to wrong decisions and judgments.
This book condenses decades of psychological findings into a guide on how to recognize and overcome them!

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Learning Techniques Productivity

Getting Things Done with Tomatoes – The Pomodoro Technique

Problems with focusing on task? Feeling overwhelmed with a huge or annoying project? This is my go-to-method to tackle these challenges!
Find out how tomatoes can help you effectively!