Category: Self Development books

  • Book Summary: Atomic Habits, the greatest book ever written on “habits”.

    Book Summary: Atomic Habits, the greatest book ever written on “habits”.

    Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones is a book written by author James Clear. The book provides a comprehensive guide on how to build good habits and break bad ones. Clear argues that small changes can lead to big results, and that the key to success […]

  • 5 Books that will make you unstoppable in 2023!

    5 Books that will make you unstoppable in 2023!

    As a known very voracious reader, at least amongst my peer group. I have a lot of people who reach out to me and ask me for book recommendations quite often. This morning I was thinking about some of the recent requests I have had along with the fact that it is a new year […]

  • The one question that changed my life

    The one question that changed my life

    When is the last time you bet on yourself?  I mean really bet on yourself.  Did something outside the norm.  Required you to do something that had a level of uncertainty. Did something that you weren’t too sure how it was going to actually turn out. If you are like most people, the chances are […]

  • THE BALD TRUTH, SECRETS OF SUCCESS FROM THE LOCKER ROOM TO THE BOARD ROOM

    THE BALD TRUTH, SECRETS OF SUCCESS FROM THE LOCKER ROOM TO THE BOARD ROOM

    The Bald Truth; Secrets of Success from the Locker Room to the boardroom was written by David Falk.  He was the agent for Michael Jordan.  He was also the agent for Alonzo Mourning. Which was the first 100 million dollar deal ever done in the NBA.  He was Patrick Ewing’s, John Thompson, and Mike Krzyzewski to […]

  • The book that changed my life

    The book that changed my life

    2014 was an awesome year.  I accomplished many things and my book was one of those things.  As I held my book in my hands this past week.  I just stared at it and said, WOW.  I would have never guessed that I would write a book.  I would have never guessed that the words […]

  • Influence the Eager by leading with Swagger (free download)

    Influence the Eager by leading with Swagger (free download)

    Many years ago I started out on a leadership journey.  At that time I didn’t know what leadership really was other than I knew it required me to work harder than everyone else. Which I did this pretty easily.  This is a good place to start I might add.  However, I didn’t have a playbook […]

  • I’ll take a 7 and 7, but hold the second seven

    I’ll take a 7 and 7, but hold the second seven

    I was reading this morning some of my notes from a book that I have read and that I suggest you read as well, if you have time.  Or you can shoot me an email and I can send you some notes.  I will be posting a book summary on my website thebrianwillett.com  in the next […]

  • Book Summary: Unlocking Potential 7 Coaching Skills

    Book Summary: Unlocking Potential 7 Coaching Skills

    I have been a leader/coach for many years now.  I have had a lot of training in this area, and have read a lot of books on the topic as well. I decided to take a deeper dive into the topic and focus on coaching books versus leadership books to really understand the art of […]

  • Book Announcement:  7 ways to more

    Book Announcement: 7 ways to more

    Subtitle:  Maximize and enjoy what you have while reaching for the next.  Yes the subject of this blog is my book title and above is the subtitle. This is technically my first announcement on my soon to be released book.                            7 Ways […]

  • HOT BUTTON MARKETING; book summary

    HOT BUTTON MARKETING; book summary

    Hot Button Marketing “Push the Emotional Buttons that get People to Buy.”  This is the ninth book I have read this year on sales and marketing.  What I liked most about this book is that it really gave a lot of examples of how effective marketing works.  Also, as a trainer I have been training […]