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Extraordinary Popular Delusions
Selections from Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds
Charles MacKay - 2017-02-16 (first published in 1841)
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First published in 1841, Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds is often cited as the best book ever written about market psychology. This Harriman House edition includes Charles Mackay's account of the three infamous financial manias - John Law's Mississipi Scheme, the South Sea Bubble, and Tulipomania.Between the three of them,...
Keith McCullough
Excellent book.      source
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The Obstacle Is the Way
The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph
Ryan Holiday - 2014-05-01
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“The impediment to action advances action. What stands in the way becomes the way.” — Marcus AureliusWe are stuck, stymied, frustrated. But it needn’t be this way. There is a formula for success that’s been followed by the icons of history—from John D. Rockefeller to Amelia Earhart to Ulysses S. Grant to Steve Jobs—a formula that let them turn obst...
Keith McCullough
One of my fav books      source
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Black Box Thinking
The Surprising Truth About Success
Matthew Syed - 2016-04-07 (first published in 2015)
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An eye-opening, Gladwellian look at the power of a positive attitude toward failure and its profound impact on our success in any field.In the airline industry, failure is taken seriously. Every aircraft is equipped with an almost indestructible black box. When there is an accident, the box is opened, the data is analyzed, and the reason for the ac...
Keith McCullough
I appreciate that. I am on a mission and do not care what triggers people who can't handle the truth Great book on holding your profession to account on best practices is "Black Box Thinking" by @matthewsyed He compares/contrasts aviation with Healthcare and Econ      source
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The Gap and the Gain
The High Achievers' Guide to Happiness, Confidence, and Success
Dan Sullivan, Dr. Benjamin Hardy - 2021-10-19
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As he did in WHO NOT HOW, Dr. Benjamin Hardy shares one of Dan Sullivan's simple yet profound teachings that until now has been known only to his Strategic Coach clients: unsuccessful people focus on "The Gap," but successful people focus on "The Gain."Most people, especially highly ambitious people, are unhappy because of what they measure themsel...
Keith McCullough
Love that book 📕 #PositiveEnergy      source
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Trillion Dollar Coach
The Leadership Playbook of Silicon Valley's Bill Campbell
Eric Schmidt - 2019-04-16
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The team behind How Google Works returns with management lessons from legendary coach and business executive, Bill Campbell, whose mentoring of some of our most successful modern entrepreneurs has helped create well over a trillion dollars in market value.Bill Campbell played an instrumental role in the growth of several prominent companies, such a...
Keith McCullough
Excellent book      source
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Infinite Powers
How Calculus Reveals the Secrets of the Universe
Steven Strogatz - 2020-04-14
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From preeminent math personality and author of The Joy of x, a brilliant and endlessly appealing explanation of calculus—how it works and why it makes our lives immeasurably better.   Without calculus, we wouldn’t have cell phones, TV, GPS, or ultrasound. We wouldn’t have unraveled DNA or discovered Neptune or figured out how to put 5,000 songs in ...
Keith McCullough
For non-math people trying to understand the principles, this is one of the best books I've ever read @stevenstrogatz #InfinitePowers      source