Reviews

Reviews is about our study or examination of the quality and usefulness of a book, movie or music. We've summarized books, movies, and musics which we recommend so it will help you build more confidence, motivation and inspiration in life.

Create a Financial Plan

If money is evil, try poverty. Many people believes that money is not important. Yet they cry in poverty and complains their financial difficulty. Lack of money brings stress into their lives. Furthermore, some people thinks that money is the root of all evil. They believe that having lots of money causes many unfortunate event and problem.What most people don’t know is that money is important, and that lack of money is often the root of all evil doings. Oftentimes, the reason why there are lots of crimes in our environment is money. Evil doers rob people in the streets, houses, banks, establishments, etc. in order to gain a little money.The bad thing about not having money does not only causes street crimes, but also wrongdoings at home. Such as when we spend more time outside our home working, not being able to look after our children and family, in order to earn a little money.Sometimes, we even bring our money problems at home. We become irritable and hard to deal with … [Read more...]

Peaks and Valleys Book Review

Make your good and bad times work for you – at work and in life. – Dr. Spencer Johnson. When I was younger, I often hear people say that life is a lot like a roller coaster ride. Because sometimes you’re up, and then sometimes you’re down. Like a roller coaster, in life, there will be moments you're up, with success and happiness, and then in another second, you're down, with failure and misery.How about you, how many times have you experienced such roller coaster journey of life? How many times have you felt that things are going smoothly the way you want it and then suddenly, in a blink of an eye, things fall apart?In life, there will always be good and bad, up and down, peak and valley. We can’t avoid the roller coaster ride of life. What we can do is try to minimize its impact in our life. How? That’s what I'd like to share with you in this blog article.Peaks and Valleys of LifeA couple of years ago, an event happened which shook my world and I almost fell apart. … [Read more...]

Napoleon Hill’s First Editions Book Review

"We can sharpen our intellect through the experiences of others, but our emotions are vitalized and developed only through our own personal experiences.  Therefore, we can profit from every experience that works upon our emotions, whether that experience brings joy or grief."  - Napoleon HillThe book, Napoleon Hill's First Editions, came from the Napoleon Hill archives which consist of a rare collection of articles first published in Hill's Golden Rule Magazine and Napoleon Hill's Magazine in the period of 1918 to 1924. If you are an avid reader, student and follower of Napoleon Hill's principles and works, Napoleon Hill's First Editions hardcover is a great addition in your book collections included in your personal library. Napoleon Hill was born in 1873 in Southwest Virginia.  He came from a remote area with little opportunity for success but he raised to distinction as the author of the motivational classics The Laws of Success and Think and Grow Rich which has sold millions … [Read more...]

How to Stop Worrying and Start Living Book Review

If only the people who worry about their liabilities would think about riches they do possess, they would stop worrying. ~ Dale CarnegieWorry is a habit that can lead to unhappiness and lack of fulfilment in life. We worry about daily problems like people, decision, work, relationships, finances, school...name it, and we worry about it.  A consequence of worrying is that it keeps us from enjoying our life.  It makes us ungrateful and unhappy.  It blocks our ability to have fun and appreciate what we do and have. I, personally, tend to worry a lot too.  But in my desire to develop my personality and emotional maturity, I can see how much has changed with my "worry habit". Now I'm less worried and able to better control my emotion. Although I still strive to keep on improving it. One of the useful book I've read on conquering worry and be more positive in life was the book, How to Stop Worrying and Start Living.  I've first bought and read the book in 2010, when I was deciding if I … [Read more...]

The One Minute Manager by Ken Blanchard and Spencer Johnson

The best minute I spend is the one I invest in people. – The One Minute Manager The ability to effectively deal, manage and lead people is one of the greatest challenge we are now faced.  People are becoming more independent, strong-minded and stubborn which makes human communication and relationship a common stressful problem. Majority of us wants to excel and win against other people.  We think and believe that we are better than anyone else, and as such, we don't want to be told what to do and we seldom know how to appreciate other people's attitudes, skills and talents (unless they are celebrity).  This kind of mindset and behavior often leads us with unhealthy and   Stressful relationships with people we work and deal with, whether at home, work, business, in school, community or even with ourselves and our own life. This problem also cause decline in the number of people who we call as "leaders".  Nowadays, it is hard to effectively influence and lead other people.  Most of us … [Read more...]