The Deficit Myth: Modern Monetary Theory and the Birth of the People's Economy

A New York Times Bestseller The leading thinker and most visible public advocate of modern monetary theory the freshest and most important idea about economics in decades delivers a radically different, bold, new understanding for how to build a just and prosperous society nStephanie Kelton s

Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones

No matter your goals, Atomic Habits offers a proven framework for improving every day James Clear, one of the world s leading experts on habit formation, reveals practical strategies that will teach you exactly how to form good habits, break bad ones, and master the tiny behaviors that lead to rem

Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know About the People We Don’t Know

Malcolm Gladwell, host of the podcast Revisionist History and author of the 1 New York Times bestseller Outliers, offers a powerful examination of our interactions with strangers and why they often go wrong n nHow did Fidel Castro fool the CIA for a generation Why did Neville Chamberlain think h

Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life...And Maybe the World

Listening Length 1 hour and 53 minutes n nIf you want to change the world, start off by making your bed nOn May 17, 2014, Admiral William H McRaven addressed the graduating class of the University of Texas at Austin on their Commencement day Taking inspiration from the university s slogan, What st

Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Think

Factfulness The stress reducing habit of only carrying opinions for which you have strong supporting facts When asked simple questions about global trends why the world s population is increasing how many young women go to school how many of us live in poverty we systematically get the answer

Girl, Stop Apologizing: A Shame-Free Plan for Embracing and Achieving Your Goals

I believe we can change the world But first, we ve got to stop living in fear of being judged for who we are n nRachel Hollis has seen it too often women not living into their full potential They feel a tugging on their hearts for something , but they re afraid of embarrassment, of falling s

Uncanny Valley

The prescient, page turning account of a journey in Silicon Valley a defining memoir of our digital age n nIn her mid twenties, at the height of tech industry idealism, Anna Wiener stuck, broke, and looking for meaning in her work, like any good millennial left a job in book publishing for the promi

The Biggest Bluff: How I Learned to Pay Attention, Master Myself, and Win

How a New York Times bestselling author and New Yorker contributor parlayed a strong grasp of the science of human decision making and a woeful ignorance of cards into a life changing run as a professional poker player, under the wing of a legend of the game n nIt s true that Maria Konnikova had never