We’ve Come a Long Way, Baby! Now Own It!

Own It: The Power of Women at Work, by Sallie Krawcheck Sallie Krawcheck's résumé is impressive: CEO and co-founder of Ellevest, a new digital investment platform for women, owner and Chair of Ellevate Network -the global professional woman’s network- and also Chair of Pax Ellevate Global Woman’s Index Fund -which invests in the top-rated companies in the world for…

The Indie Corner

   Welcome to The Indie Corner! As you may know, The Serial Reader (aka me) is open to receiving Advance Reading Copies and Review Copies of books. Soon after I've been listed on The Indie View, I got a huge amount of authors reaching me out asking for a shout-out on major platforms as Amazon,…

Are You A Self-Help Addict?

Don't Get A Job, Live Your Dream, by Scott Haug Did you know that the self-help represents a $11 billion per year industry in the U.S. alone? Surprised? Well, don't be! Self-improvement is the goal of everyone in some ways, we all strive to make tomorrow a little bit better than today;…

Being Vegan Has Never Been So Good

Eaternity. More than 150 Deliciously Easy Vegan Recipes for a Long, Healthy, Satisfied, Joyful Life, by Jason Wrobel Unlike most cookbooks that merely tell you what to eat and how to make it, Eaternity gives you the current research and science behind common public health concerns, and explains why you should eat certain foods…

Here and Now

The Here-and-Now Habit. How Mindfulness Can Help You Break Unhealthy Habits Once and for All ,by Hugh G. Byrne. Is it me or the Self-Help Section in my bookstore is growing bigger and bigger? The latest trend happens to be called "The Mindfulness Technique", what it really is I'm not sure yet, but…

What a Coincidence!

Connecting with Coincidence. The New Science for Using Synchronicity and Serendipity in Your Life, by Bernard Beitman We've all experienced or heard of surprising events and unexplainable coincidences - a spontaneous idea that turns into a life-changing solution, meeting our soulmate on a flight we weren't supposed to take, or families being reunited by…

The Little Book of Big Change

The Little Book of Big Change. The No-Willpower Approach to Breaking Any Habit, by Amy Johnson The Little Book of Big Change has an interesting approach to understanding and breaking all those unhealthy habits that keep us from achieving our own goals, especially when self discipline and willpower aren't enough. Our thinking determines…

Design Your Day Be More Productive, Set Better Goals, and Live Life On Purpose, by Claire Diaz-Ortiz

I’m a professional procrastinator. Seriously, I have my own talent doing everything at the very last second. Unfortunately, managing to get any project, assignment or job done within 5 minutes of the deadline is not a satisfying experience and can be quite stressful. “Design your Day” is based on easy concepts…