Hearing out the best recommendations by the entrepreneurs like Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos or Mark Zuckerberg, people tend to choose their selection to keep up with the trends occurring in the ongoing competitive world. This can include Education, health or science related genres which subjugate the world. Tedx is the most common platform which one understands that there are more ideas and awareness to be spread across the world. Given with the notion that the world needs more progress and growth, there isn’t enough information provided in the news at times. Sometimes, a research paper will not do much justice to what one wants to read about. Hence, there is a requirement that one has to read in a detailed manner.
The Better Angels of Our Nature -Steven Pinker
This book is a gem and analysis of the declining violence in the current world. Steven Pinker is a psychologist from MIT who decided to give focus on the violence analysis. His references are incredible that the factual elements contained in the books are wonderful to understand that violence is seriously declining a lot in this technological progressive world. Moreover, he also focuses on the part where women are contributing more to peace than it was before. The crime rates have been declining, the technology has been progressing.This signifies a more case study for the overall percentage of this world constituting in spreading peace among member nations.
Recommended by Bill Gates.
When Breathe becomes air – Paul Kalanithi
This is a masterpiece which can make one understand what it means to battle cancer by a neurosurgeon. It was posthumously published by the random house. Paul Kalanithi was a neurosurgeon and he was battling stage IV metastatic lung cancer. Its a memoir written by him. Nothing to review but every page of it is to be treasured by what it states. Not for the weak but then again, it’s the best-read.
Rating – 4.3/5
The Outliers – Malcolm Gladwell
Malcolm Gladwell is one of the writers who focused on the pattern based thinking. One can actually skip the book and take a 20 minutes binge-watching session of his lecture in TEDx. But what the book constitutes is more of a detailed description of one has to achieve the 10,000-hour rule in their life to achieve a certain master rank skill.
Hence, its notified that The Outliers is an incredible book to understand and gain a better perspective of our own potential. It doesn’t really take talent or traits. It’s more of a looping timing and determination where one can achieve a mastery over a skill which they intended to gain since ages.
Misbehaving – Richard Thaler
Psychology and Economics combined have turned into a trendy subject called behavioral economics. This doesn’t really comprise of the traditional or boring economics which one always imagines. The book misbehaving talks about how we do not really understand our pattern based saving behavior. Basically, he has implied traditional economics yet approached it practically through rational and psychological observation.
Misbehaving is a must read for those who love Economics.
Reasons to stay alive – Matt Haig
Matt Haig is children’s book writer. But Reasons to stay alive is not one of the books which can be read to a child but its a must read to those who are under depression, anxiety and stress disorder. In the book, Matt Haig writes about his own experience regarding depression and how he was trying to tackle when there was just nothingness in his life. Reasons to stay alive is more like a straight form of practicality which we all face in our daily lives. Depression is no joke since it leads to suicide. Moreover, suicide has led several celebrities to commit suicide too. One of them was Robin Williams.Happiness is at stake and this book can actually encourage one to understand things which can lead to the betterment of mental health.
A Glimpse of what it speaks
This list is shorter than it deserves. The number of non-fiction books out there is tremendous. Certain books like Nudge, Sapiens, the sixth extinction, the language instinct, I contain multitudes, born a crime, the gene is noteworthy but the list contains certain dimensions which can procure about and explore the side of the world through entrepreneur’s perspective.