Recommended books

Self-discovery

Journey, developing your meaning-making compass

    1.
    ​Strangest Secret, Earl Nightingale
    2.
    The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho
    3.
    Start with Why, Simon Sinek
    4.
    Ikigai

Framework

    1.
    12 Rules for Life, Jordan Peterson

Spiritual

    1.
    The New Earth, Eckhart Tolle
    2.
    The Power of Now, Eckhart Tolle

Ubermansch / Transcendence

    Thus Spoke Zarathustra
    Brave New World, Huxley
    1984, Orwell
    Donnie Darko
    Ecology of the Mind, Bateson
    Stealing Fire

Development

Making the best out of your life

Mindset

    1.
    James Clear
    2.
    Give and Take, Adam Grant
    3.
    Thus spoke Zarathustra, Nietzche

Unlearning

    1.
    Midnight Gospel, Episode 5, Annihilation of Joy
    2.
    Think Again, Adam Grant

Element

    Ken Robinson

Media references

Creative

Getting better

Rose-colored + Mindset

    On Making Money vs Quality Work, Saul Bass
    On the creative process, Ira Glass
    Art & Fear, David Bayles

Rethinking

Design thinking and seeing

    Framed Ink: Drawing and Composition for Visual Storytellers, Marcos Mateu-Mestre
    Framed Ink 2: Frame Format, Energy, and Composition for Visual Storytellers, Marcos Mateu-Mestre
    Ge Wang, Artful Design
    Start with Why

Science

    Reductionism in Art and Brain Science: Bridging the Two Cultures, Eric Kandel
    Understanding Comics, Scott McCloud
    ​Intellectual montage, Eisenstein

Career

Learning

Positioning

Teamwork and culture

    Culture Code, Daniel Coyle

Business

Freelancing

    Freelance Manifesto, Joey Korenman
    Company of One, Paul Jarvis
    Win Without Pitching, Blair Enns
    Ask, Ryan Levesque

Pricing

    Implementing Value Pricing, Ron Baker
    Burn Your Portfolio, Michael Janda

Marketing & Advertising

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