Books to help you answer big questions about yourself
Why in the world did I do that? How can I do better? Chances are you’ve asked yourself these questions at least once today. To understand how your mind works and how you can improve your decision-making, explore these six psychology and behavioral economics books, each one recommended by a TED Talks speaker. Why did I do that? “Edward L. — Dan Pink, business writer (TED Talk: The puzzle of motivation)See more of Dan Pink’s favorite books. What should I do to be happier? “In his book, Give and Take, Wharton professor Adam M Grant shows how giving at work can lead to greater happiness and success.” Shawn Achor, positive psychologist advocate (TED Talk: The happy secret to better work)See more of Shawn Achor’s favorite books. How do I live in the moment? “Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience illuminates the kind of life we should all be living. Susan Cain, introvert champion (TED Talk: The power of introverts)See more of Susan Cain’s favorite books. How can I let myself be happy?
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