June: Book of the Month – So Good They Can’t Ignore You by Cal Newport

So Good They Can't Ignore You by Cal Newport

Is this you?

You’re wrestling with quitting your job, you’re not being challenged enough and the daily commute is draining your soul. Worst of all,  you’re just not ‘passionate’ about your work, leaving you with no energy and no motivation to pull yourself out of bed some days.

That was me, and I was stuck in that rut when I found So Good They Can’t Ignore You by Cal Newport.

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February: Book of the Month – The War of Art by Steven Pressfield

“The artist committing himself to his calling has volunteered for hell, whether he knows it or not. He will be dining for the duration on a diet of isolation, rejection, self-doubt, despair, ridicule, contempt, and humiliation.”

― Steven Pressfield, The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks & Win Your Inner Creative Battles

Upon not playing or writing any music for about 3 months straight: feelings of distress, anxiety, resentment, self-doubt, self-pity and discontentment were seeping into my psyche. I couldn’t believe that this was due to not playing the guitar. So, I sought out some help. 

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January: Book of the Month – 6 Months to 6 Figures by Peter Voogd

For the first ever Book of the Month, I want to provide a concise foundation that will help you all get set up for 2018. Peter Voogd’s book; 6 Months to 6 Figures, is a great reminder that personal development is key on our journey to success. He provides 6 key meta-skills that we can implement straight away.

Whether we choose to implement them in our workplace, business or in our own life – that is up to us.

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