“Deep Work” by Cal Newport

“Deep Work” by Cal Newport

I had a relaxing interlude just after New Years and was able to take my time reading two excellent books that I wholeheartedly recommend to you. Both contribute to creative work in different, but substantial ways.   The first is called “Deep Work” by Cal Newport (Grand Central Publishing, 2016).   You engage in deep […]

“Give and Take” by Adam Grant

“Give and Take” by Adam Grant

My second recommendation is by Adam Grant, called “Give and Take,” (Viking, 2013).   The subtitle is “A Revolutionary Approach to Success,” which I think is unfortunate, because it gives the impression that this is a facile and superficial self-help book. It is anything but. Having said that, it is “a revolutionary approach to success!” […]