This Week’s Title: The 5 Second Rule: Transform your Life, Work, and Confidence with Everyday Courage by Mel Robbins
Recommended By: Alan Alpert, Smart Office Founder
Favorite Quote: “You Are One Decision Away from a Completely Different Life” – Mel Robbins
Why We Love It: It’s a recurring and constant theme in any discussion about success. If you DECIDE that you want to succeed, you will. Even if you don’t make a decision, you are deciding not to.
Book Summary: Throughout your life, you’ve had parents, coaches, teachers, friends and mentors who have pushed you to be better than your excuses and bigger than your fears. What if the secret to having the confidence and courage to enrich your life and work is simply knowing how to push yourself?
Using the science of habits, riveting stories and surprising facts from some of the most famous moments in history, art and business, Mel Robbins will explain the power of a “push moment.” Then, she’ll give you one simple tool you can use to become your greatest self.
It takes just five seconds to use this tool, and every time you do, you’ll be in great company. More than 8 million people have watched Mel’s TEDx Talk, and executives inside of the world’s largest brands are using the tool to increase productivity, collaboration, and engagement. – Amazon
About the Author: Melanie “Mel” Robbins is an American television host, author, and motivational speaker. Robbins is widely known for covering the George Zimmerman trial for CNN; her TEDx talk, How to Stop Screwing Yourself Over, with millions of views on YouTube alone; and her book, The 5 Second Rule. – Wikipedia
Get Your Copy on Amazon: The 5 Second Rule: Transform your Life, Work, and Confidence with Everyday Courage