What’s On My Summer Reading List (and should be on yours too!) By Dr Chris Stout

If you like this presentation – show it...

Slide 0

What’s On My Summer Reading List (and should be on yours too!) By Dr Chris Stout

Slide 1

I know, I know… what may be one person’s favorite may be another person’s yawn. Some of my picks will be no surprise, but couple of others may open a new door. Regardless, I hope you enjoy them as much as I have…!

Slide 2

Business – Classic (gotta read!) The Black Swan – Nassim Nicholas Taleb Predictably Irrational – Dan Ariely Freakonomics – Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner

Slide 3

Business – New Crazy is a Compliment: The Power of Zigging When Everyone Else Zags – Linda Rottenberg Zero to One – Peter Thiel Thinking, Fast and Slow – Daniel Kahneman Team Genius —Rich Karlgaard and Michael S. Malone

Slide 4

Humanitarian Intervention On Immunity: An Inoculation – Eula Bliss Digital Humanitarians: How Big Data is Changing the Face of Humanitarian Response – Patrick Meier

Slide 5

Health Finding Ultra: Rejecting Middle Age, Becoming One of the World’s Fittest Men, and Discovering Myself – Rich Roll 4 Hour Body – Timothy Ferriss

Slide 6

Productivity The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich (Expanded and Updated) – Timothy Ferriss Smartcuts: How Hackers, Innovators, and Icons accelerate Success – Shane Snow Getting Things Done – David Allen

Slide 7

Creativity Catching the Big Fish – David Lynch A Curious Mind – Brian Grazer Inside the Box – Drew Boyd and Jacob Goldenberg

Slide 8

Money The Little Books that Still Beat the Market - Joel Greenblatt Physics of Wall Street – James Owen Weatherall Irrational Exuberance, 3rd edition – Robert J. Shiller

Slide 9

Fun Cool Tools – Kevin Kelly The Magic of Reality – Richard Dawkins On the Shortness of Life (Penguin Great Ideas) – Seneca Self Reliance – Ralph Waldo Emerson The Happiness of Pursuit – Chris Guillebeau Let’s be Less Stupid – Patricia Marx How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking – Jordan Ellenberg

Slide 10

Just Powerful Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End – Atul Gawande

Slide 11

Photography credits Jeff Sheldon* Aleks Dorohovich* Alejandro Escamilla* Glen Noble* Cliff Johnson* *Creative Commons Zero License Chris Stout Special Thanks: Joshua Cadavez