Best Self-help Books
Life can throw some pretty rough challenges to your way and you don’t know what to do. The following are great self-help books to get you through the difficulties in your everyday life.
The 5 Love Languages
Did you know that not only can you fall in love with a person, but you can also fall out of love with someone? In The 5 Love Languages: The Secret to Love that Lasts by Gary D. Chapman you’ll learn about the reasons people fall out of love and how to rekindle that relationship. Chapman has a proven approach to experiencing deeper levels of romance with your partner. By following his steps, you can flourish in a healthier and beneficial relationship.
People label those who prefer to live alone or keep to themselves a “hermit”. However, there could be another term for such a person called “introvert”. In Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain, it explains that a third of the people we know are introverts.
Introverts such as Rosa Parks and Chopin have changed society in great ways. Cain argues that we undervalue these people and if we continue to do so, we may lose out on greater things. This is the book that has started the Quiet Revolution.
The Six Pillars of Self-Esteem
Do you have low self-esteem? The Six Pillars of Self-Esteem by Nathaniel Branden will help you to improve that. Branden gives us the six pillars to grow our confidence through our daily actions. Guidelines are also provided to those who help others develop their self-esteem.
How to Survive the Loss of a Love
It is not easy to lose a loved one and it is harder to live through it. How to Survive the Loss of a Love is an extremely helpful books about loss. This book was originally published in 1976 where it sold nearly two million copies. It provides medical and psychological advice as well as the authors’ own experiences.
The Road Less Traveled
Have you ever gone one way or done one thing and wondered what if you had done another? The Road Less Traveled was a bestseller that had a profound impact on millions. To celebrate the twenty-fifth anniversary, M. Scott Peck has produced The Road Less Traveled, Timeless Edition: , which features a new introduction. It continues to help readers explore the reasons of relationships and fill our lives with more fullness.
Your Inner Awakening
They say that money can’t buy you happiness and of course, a person with a lot of fortune will argue otherwise. Byron Katie may argue with the latter in her work Your Inner Awakening. Katie had a normal successful life; however, she was not happy, and rather angry and suicidal.
Then one day, while pondering over her life, she realized the reason for her feelings and how to deal with them positively. She came up with a method called “The Work”, which introduces fours powerful questions to inquire the reason for one’s stress and overcome it, to find peace and clarity in the end.
Despite the fact that half of the college graduates in the United States are women, females still don’t hold many leadership positions in government or industry. Sheryl Sandberg examines the stall in women’s progress for achieving leadership roles in her work Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead.
Sandberg is the chief operating officer of Facebook and ranked on Fortune’s list of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business and as one of Time’s 100 Most Influential People in the World. In Lean In, Sandberg digs deep into the issue of the choices working women make when it comes to their careers and what could possibly be holding them back from achieving more.
People often do one thing when that little voice in their head tell them to do another. Some people don’t believe in those little voices known as conscience. Dan Harris didn’t believe in such a thing until his nationally televised panic attacked. In this case though, it was that voice in Harris’s head that caused him to freak out. In 10% Happier, Harris shares his story of discovering the little voice and how he controlled it through meditation.
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up
No one likes to clean. There is little joy in it other than the satisfaction of a clean home. However, that cleanliness doesn’t last forever and neither does the satisfaction. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo is New York Times #1 best-selling guide to cleaning up your home. Now you don’t need to stress yourself on how to begin to clean. This guide will help you to organize everything well.
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
Life can be hectic and in some cases you need the help to figure things out. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey has helped millions of people of all ages and careers. Covey offers a step-by-step guideline to follow such as fairness and integrity to adapt to changes. It has also been the key to success for business leaders and individuals.
From self-esteem to cleaning issues, these self-help books will surely help you to go through your difficult time.