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“I am little concerned with beauty or perfection. I don’t care for the great centuries. All I care about is life, struggle, intensity.”— Émile Zola

Books of Fashionista in Paris – a certified Bookaholic!

I have three big passions in life: AVIATION, SHOES and BOOKS – lots of them!

I enjoy reading good books regarding my field of study, personal development or spirituality. Those who know me better, know that I always have a Book in my handbag. Lately, I am with my E-Book Reader. It really makes my life easier, because I can have my entire library in my bag. Awesome, right? It would be kinda’ hard to carry 1.000 books with me.

If you enjoy reading business books or personal development, I have some recommendations for you. These are some books I’ve already finished reading and I highly recommend them to you as well.

I am trying to update this page as soon as possible, but one thing is for sure: I update my page on Goodreads.com as soon as I finish reading a book. Here you can also find the entire list of Books of Fashionista in Paris that I’ve read or I am planning on reading in the future.

Favorite Books of Fashionista in Paris:

The-One-Minute-Manager–Ken-BLANCHARD-Spencer-JOHNSON

The One Minute Manager – Ken BLANCHARD & Spencer JOHNSON

It’s a short story about a manager that has sold over 13 million copies and has been translated into 37 languages. An easily-read story which quickly demonstrates three very practical management techniques, it also includes information on several studies in medicine and in the behavioral sciences, which help readers understand why these apparently simple methods work so well with so many people.

The-On-Time-On-target-Manager–Ken-BLANCHARD-Steve-GOTTRY

The On Time, On target Manager – Ken BLANCHARD, Steve GOTTRY

This is the story of Bob, a typical middle manager who puts things off to the last minute. As a result, he misses deadlines because his lack of focus causes him to accomplish meaningless tasks before getting to the important things.

Self-Leadership-One-Minute-Manager–Ken-BLANCHARD-Susan-FOWLER-Lawrence-HAWKINS

Self Leadership and One Minute Manager – Ken BLANCHARD, Susan FOWLER Lawrence HAWKINS

Self Leadership and the One Minute Manager clearly and thoroughly reveals how power, freedom, and autonomy come from having the right mind-set and the skills needed to take personal responsibility for success.

Go-Team–Take-your-team-to-the-next-level–Ken-BLANCHARD-Alan-RANDOLPH-Peter-GRAZIER

Go Team – Take your team to the next level – Ken BLANCHARD, Alan RANDOLPH, Peter GRAZIER

Effective teams are increasingly recognized as crucial to business success, but few people really understand how to build a team that taps and blends the skills of each member for a winning whole. In clear, simple language, “”Go Team!”” shows how to create that powerhouse team.

Who-Moved-My-Cheese–Spencer-JOHNSON

Who Moved My Cheese – Spencer JOHNSON

It is the amusing and enlightening story of four characters who live in a maze and look for cheese to nourish them and make them happy. Cheese is a metaphor for what you want to have in life, for example a good job, a loving relationship, money or possessions, health or spiritual peace of mind. The maze is where you look for what you want, perhaps the organisation you work in, or the family or community you live in. The problem is that the cheese keeps moving.

Jack-Straight-from-the-Gut–Jack-WELCH-John-A-BYRNE

Jack: Straight from the Gut – Jack WELCH, John A. BYRNE

Jack WELCH began his career with the General Electric Company in 1960, and in 1981 became the Company’s 8th Chairman and CEO. During his 20+ year tenure as CEO, the Company’s market capitalization rose from $13 billion to over $400 billion. In 2000, he was named “Manager of the Century” by Fortune magazine. It’s an amazing autobiography, worth reading.

Funky-Business-Jonas-RIDDERSTRALE-Kjell-NORDSTROM

Funky Business – Jonas RIDDERSTRALE, Kjell NORDSTROM

BUSINESS AS USUAL? FUNK THAT In a world of suits, Nordstrom and Ridderstrale’s message is refreshingly different. They launch a manifesto for difference in business. In 1995, 1000 new soft drinks were launched on the Japanese market. A year later, 1% of them were still for sale. Move it fast. If you are driving a 1990 model car, approximately six years were spent developing it.

Outliers–Malcolm-GLADWELL

Outliers – Malcolm GLADWELL

Gladwell argues that the true story of success is very different, and that if we want to understand how some people thrive, we should spend more time looking around them-at such things as their family, their birthplace, or even their birth date.

Confessions-of-an-Economic-Hitman–John-PERKINS

The One Minute Manager – Ken BLANCHARD si Spencer JOHNSON

Former Economic Hit Man John Perkins goes behind the scenes of the current geopolitical crisis and offers bold solutions to our most pressing problems. Drawing on interviews with other EHMs, jackals, CIA operatives, reporters, businessmen, and activists, Perkins reveals the secret history of events that have created the current American Empire.

Airline-Marketing-Management–Stephen-SHAW

Airline Marketing and Management – Stephen SHAW

Airline Marketing and Management examines the principles of marketing and demonstrates the ways in which these principles can be applied to today’s airline.

Emotional-Intelligence–Daniel-GOLEMAN

Emotional Intelligence – Daniel GOLEMAN

Emotional Intelligence is a 1995 book by Daniel Goleman. In this book, Goleman posits that emotional intelligence is as important as IQ for success, including in academic, professional, social, and interpersonal aspects of one’s life.

The-Web-of-Debt–Ellen-HODGSON-BROWN

The Web of Debt – Ellen HODGSON BROWN, J.D.

Web of Debt unravels the deceptions in our money scheme and presents a crystal clear picture of the financial abyss towards which we are heading. Then it explores a workable alternative, one that was tested in colonial America and is grounded in the best of American economic thought, including the writings of Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson and Abraham Lincoln.

Start-up-Nation–Senor-DAN

Start up Nation – Senor DAN

START-UP NATION addresses the trillion dollar question: How is it that Israel– a country of 7.1 million, only 60 years old, surrounded by enemies, in a constant state of war since its founding, with no natural resources– produces more start-up companies than large, peaceful, and stable nations like Japan, China, India, Korea, Canada and the UK?

Steve-Jobs–Walter-ISAACSON

Steve Jobs – Walter ISAACSON

Steve Jobs is the authorized self-titled biography book of Steve Jobs. The book was written at the request of Jobs by Walter Isaacson, a former executive at CNN and TIME who has written best-selling biographies of Benjamin Franklin and Albert Einstein.

78-Important-Questions-Every-Leader-Should-Ask-and-Answer–Chris-CLARKE-EPSTEIN

78 Important Questions Every Leader Should Ask and Answer – Chris CLARKE-EPSTEIN

This unique book offers 78 questions that leaders at all levels need to ask and answer both inside and outside the organization. Leaders who master this question-response technique will gain much useful information about what is really going on in their businesses, as well as the admiration of employees, customers, and others with whom they interact.

The-Art-of-War–SUN-TZU

The Art of War – SUN TZU

The Art of War is an ancient Chinese military treatise dating from the 5th century BC. Attributed to the ancient Chinese military strategist Sun Tzu – “Master Sun”, the text is composed of 13 chapters, each of which is devoted to one aspect of warfare. It is commonly thought of as a definitive work on military strategy and tactics.

Never-Eat-Alone-And-Other-Secrets-to-Success-One-Relationship-at-a-Time–Keith-FERRAZZI

Never Eat Alone: And Other Secrets to Success, One Relationship at a Time – Keith FERRAZZI

Do you want to get ahead in life? Climb the ladder to personal success? The secret, master networker Keith Ferrazzi claims, is in reaching out to other people. As Ferrazzi discovered in early life, what distinguishes highly successful people from everyone else is the way they use the power of relationships—so that everyone wins.

The-Magic-of-Thinking-Big–David-SCHWARTZ

The Magic of Thinking Big – David J. SCHWARTZ

The Magic of Thinking Big gives you useful methods, not empty promises. Dr. Schwartz presents a carefully designed program for getting the most out of your job, your marriage and family life, and your community. He proves that you don’t need to be an intellectual or have innate talent to attain great success and satisfaction—but you do need to learn and understand the habit of thinking and behaving in ways that will get you there. This book gives you those secrets!

Good reading.

by Fashionista in Paris

There are 4 Comments

  • Madalina says:

    Buna!as dori sa citesc si eu cărțile lui Sophie kinsella in format PDF daca se poate.multumesc

    • Alina Blaga says:

      Buna Madalina,

      Nu am toate cartile din seria Shopaholic in format pdf, insa imi poti scrie un e-mail si iti trimit ce am.

      Multumesc.
      Alina BLAGA.

  • Cristina stamatoiu says:

    Bună. Mi.ar plăcea sa fac rost de cărțile lui sophie kinsella in format pdf pt ca imi place foarte mult stilul ei.Am făcut rost de 3 dintre ele: Am numărul tău, Noaptea nuntii și Poți sa ții un secret.

    • Alina Blaga says:

      Buna Cristina,

      Nu am toate cartile din seria Shopaholic in format pdf, insa imi poti scrie un e-mail si iti trimit ce am.

      Multumesc.
      Alina BLAGA.

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