A list of the best new Money books for September 2017, a great list of 20 new books!
Best New Books for September 2017
Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500-Year History
A razor-sharp thinker offers a new understanding of our post-truth worldand explainsthe American instinct to believe in make-believe, from the Pilgrims to P. T. .
Find Your Why: A Practical Guide for Discovering Purpose for You and Your Team
Now, Find Your Why picks up where Start with Why left off. It tells you how to apply Simon Sinek’s powerful insights so you can find more inspiration at work – and, in turn, inspire those around you. As Start with Why has spread around the world, countless people have asked me the same question: How can I apply Start with Why to my career, team, company, or nonprofit.
Principles: Life and Work
Along the way, Dalio discovered a set of unique principles that have led to Bridgewater’s exceptionally effective culture, which he describes as “an idea meritocracy that strives to achieve meaningful work and meaningful relationships through radical transparency. In Principles, Dalio shares what he’s learned over the course of his remarkable career. While the book brims with novel ideas for organizations and institutions, Principles also offers a clear, straightforward approach to decision-making that Dalio believes anyone can apply, no matter what they’re seeking to achieve.
More Than Just Making It: Hope for the Heart of the Financially Frustrated
Erin Odom grew up in the private schools and neatly manicured lawns of Upper Middle Class America, but was thrown into low-income living during the economic crash. Suddenly Erin found herself standing in line for food stamps, turning down play dates because she couldn’t afford the gas, and ultimately walking into bankruptcy court in the eighth month of her third pregnancy. Learn how Erin and her family saved enough money to put $30,000 down on a home, buy a minivan in cash, and begin sending their daughter to private Christian school.
Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence
How can we make future AI systems more robust so that they do what we want without crashing, malfunctioning, or getting hacked. Will AI help life flourish like never before or give us more power than we can handle. What sort of future do you want.
The Motley Fool Investment Guide: Third Edition: How the Fools Beat Wall Street’s Wise Men and How You Can Too
A completely revised and updated edition of an investing classic to help readers make sense of investing today, full of “solid information and advice for individual investors” (The Washington Post). The Motley Fool Investment Guide, completely revised and updated with clear and witty explanations, deciphers all the current information—from evaluating individual stocks to creating a diverse investment portfolio. Now this revised edition is tailored to help investors tackle today’s market.
Blood, Sweat, and Pixels: The Triumphant, Turbulent Stories Behind How Video Games Are Made
Developing video games—hero’s journey or fool’s errand. In Blood, Sweat, and Pixels, Jason Schreier takes readers on a fascinating odyssey behind the scenes of video game development, where the creator may be a team of 600 overworked underdogs or a solitary geek genius. Documenting the round-the-clock crunches, buggy-eyed burnout, and last-minute saves, Blood, Sweat, and Pixels is a journey through development hell—and ultimately a tribute to the dedicated diehards and unsung heroes who scale mountains of obstacles in their quests to create the best games imaginable.