Setting goals is easy. The challenge lies in seeing them through the finish line. Sometimes, our goals are too ambitious. At other times, we give up prematurely because we tell ourselves that something isn’t worth doing unless it’s perfect. In this summary, blogger and popular speaker Jon Acuff shares plenty of advice for achieving the …
Book Summary: Be a Free Range Human – Escape the 9-5, Create a Life You Love and Still Pay the Bills
Be a Free Range Human (2013) is an escape manual for the caged and cooped up. Addressed to mid-career professionals trapped in boring jobs and overwhelmed by responsibilities, it offers an alternative approach to life. Call it free-ranging: doing what you love, every day, when and where you like. The best bit? You can do …
Book Summary: From Strength to Strength – Finding Success, Happiness, and Deep Purpose in the Second Half of Life
From Strength to Strength (2022) is a roadmap for thriving in the second half of life. Packed with practical advice, it helps readers stop dwelling on past successes and find fulfillment in the present.
Book Summary: Brilliance by Design – Creating Learning Experiences That Connect, Inspire, and Engage
Brilliance by Design (2011) is all about creating learning experiences that bring out the brilliance in every student. Targeted at coaches, teachers, mentors, and anyone who spends time in a classroom, it provides a handy and helpful model for high-impact instructional design that will inspire and motivate learners.