How to Win Friends & Influence People: Recap & Review

I finally finished my 13th book of the year, How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie. After finishing this book, I get why a lot of college courses use it as required reading. It was one that had been on my Amazon Book Wishlist, but I finally got a chance to make […]

Fall Reading List: Fiction & Business Books You Need to Pick Up

I feel like it was just yesterday that I published my summer reading list. The change of season is the perfect time for a trip to Barnes & Noble, plus there’s nothing like cozy-ing up with a blanket and a hot cup of coffee and getting lost in a book as the leaves change. Although […]

The Magic of Thinking Big // CEO in Progress

Book Review: The Magic of Thinking Big

I just finished The Magic of Thinking Big by David Schwartz and I’m so glad I finally decided to pick it up. It’s been one that has been in my book wish list on Amazon for forever and finally I bought it and gave it a chance. I also had it on my summer reading […]

My Ultimate Summer Reading List // CEO in Progress

My Summer Reading List

This summer I want to spend a lot of time with a book in my hand. My book wishlist on Amazon is getting ridiculously long, and one of my favorite things to do in the summer is sit in the hammock on a sunny day and get lost in a good book. Each year too, […]

8 Books to Read for all Entrepreneurs who need Inspiration & Action // CEO in Progress

8 Books to Read for all Entrepreneurs Who Need Inspiration & Action

My goal for the year is to read 52 books, crazy! I’m committed myself on Goodreads to the challenge, but I’ve started to make lists of books I want to read in order to fill this goal. If you have any great suggestions, let me know in the comments below! In the morning I read something […]

Great Holiday Reads // CEO in Progress

Great Holiday Reads

The holidays is the perfect time to come back to old favorite books or set aside the time to cross one off a new best seller from your must-read list. Although we finally get a break from the crazy schedules in December, it honestly just keeps going considering all of the planning, parties, and prepping […]

How To Read Even When Busy {Tips & Tricks} // CEO in Progress

How To Read Even When Busy

I’m a huge reader, which I bet you’ve caught on to by now if this is more than the 2nd blog post you’ve read by me (example a, b, c). My Senior year at Grand Valley (5 classes + thesis + internship + sorority) I set a goal to stay up with my reading list, and not […]

Review of Kindle Unlimited

I’m a huge bookworm, last year I read about 35 books and my goal this year is 50 (friend me on Goodreads to see how I do and what I read). I blow through books pretty quickly, and right now I’m in a business book kinda mood, especially when I read in the morning or on […]

How I'm becoming successful and catching up through audiobooks

Why Audiobooks Aren’t Just for Old Ladies

I swear sometimes I’m truly a senior citizen, and one of those things that I’ve been hooked on lately is audiobooks. I drive a little under an hour to work and an hour back each day, and that’s just too much time with the same old music and commercials and radio announcers that inevitably get […]

Houw Journaling Can Make You Happier & More Positive

How Journaling Can Make You Happier and More Positive

I started journaling after I watched a Ted Talk that advocated it as a great way to change your mood (link in this post about my favorite ted talks) and fell in love. So much so that I wrote a post about how to work towards being happier in 21 days using journaling as main […]