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What is Grit and Why Does It Matter?

Oct 18, 2019

Author Angela Duckworth provides a compelling case for why grit -- not natural talent -- matters much more to our overall success in life. 

This week, we're reviewing her instant #1 New York Times bestseller Grit: The Power and Passion of Perseverance.

Angela Duckworth is an American academic, psychologist, and popular...


Would you like to get paid what you're worth?

Oct 11, 2019

Well, then this week's book is for you!

This week, we review Get Paid What You’re Worth: The Expert Negotiator’s Guide To Salary & Compensation by Robin L. Pinkley & Gregory B. Northcraft.

And let us tell you -- there is some eye opening knowledge in this one. 

Dr. Robin L. Pinkley is the Duchossois Endowed...


Would you like to sleep better?

Oct 4, 2019

This week we're talking about a HIGHLY important topic: SLEEP!

We review the New York Times Bestseller Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams by Matthew Walker, PhD.

In full spoiler-alert transparency: WE LOVE THIS BOOK. It's funny, filled with valuable information, and best of all leans heavily on...


Wanna get your life together...ish?

Sep 27, 2019

This week, we're bringing you the very Practical Pat book review of Get Your Life Together(ish): A no-Pressure Guide for Real-Life Self-Growth, by Julia Dellitt, released just this year!

Julia Dellitt is a freelance writer whose work has been published by BuzzFeed, Forbes, Self.com, Lifehacker, BRIDES, The Everygirl,...


Would you like to win friends and influence people?

Sep 20, 2019

Hey listeners! This week, we're reviewing a BEHEMOTH -- How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie!

First published in 1936, this is one of the best-selling books of ALL TIME. In 2011, it was number 19 on Time Magazine's list of the 100 most influential books. And it's still topping the Amazon charts...