It's the season for self-invention. A new year means a new you. The mid of 2022 brings new promises to ourselves, letting go of the past year and, most importantly, reflecting on what we want out of the year ahead. As we have already completed half of the year, so, it is now time to decide what we want and how to achieve it.
At FAYVO, we think books can inspire you to do good and be a better person than before. While we help you find numerous recommendations in the best TV series, travel destinations, and online games, now is the time to know about some of the books that bring out the best of you.
So, here we are with a few of the best books that will give you a much-needed dose of inspiration and motivation. Whether your 2022 resolution seems nearly impossible or very easy to attain, these books will help you get there. Let's get started:
Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World by Cal Newport
This is one of the best reads and recommended by hundreds of people. In the current age of distraction and disturbance, it is quite hard to focus and stay consistent. The book 'Deep Work' especially gives us hands-on ideas on how to really focus and get things done. If you feel like being pulled in all directions, that can either be via phone, social media, or anything else, give this book a try, and you'll see the difference. It is totally a non-fictional book that you can really relate to.
168 Hours: You Have More Time Than You Think by Laura Vanderkam
The new year brings lots of new opportunities and quite a lot of time to look forward to. The book perfectly explains the idea of being busy. In fact, it negates the fact that we all are so busy in our lives. It seems like Laura Vanderkam is practically helping the readers to fit in hobbies, rest, or relationships. You look at life, routine, and tasks from a different perspective. The book teaches you how to take real ownership of how you spend your time. If you also feel overwhelmed with your everyday chores and find no way to break the cycle, make time for this amazing read. Additionally, the book is very easy to read. The author talks in detail about how to cut out time-wasters and things that aren't bringing you happiness.
7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Steven Covey
If your aim is to be more productive and directed this year, Steven Covey has given you the right path. In the book, you'll read real-life struggles and then find ways to turn them into success. You'll learn to solve your personal and professional problems. You'll also learn how to adjust to the changes and take advantage of change. Real entrepreneurs and successful people have recommended this book several times.
Living with Intent: My Somewhat Messy Journey to Purpose, Peace, and Joy by Mallika Chopra
As per the name of the book, we can feel like we all know this already, but actually, living with Intent is the most practical thing one can adapt. In the book, Mallika Chopra shares her real yet deeply personal look at a year-long journey to discover some workable answers. Reading the book, you'll learn useful exercises and practices to help yourself find balance living life more mindfully.
Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by Lori Gottlieb
Therapy is for everyone: you, me, and everybody - even therapists. Lori Gottlieb explained it beautifully in the book. She had shared her life experiences when she did so many things before she became a therapist. You'll learn about her midlife career change and how she handled it. All of us feel like carrying baggage, and it can only improve if we start helping each other.
Love 2.0: Finding Happiness and Health in Moments of Connection
This isn't any other relationship advice book. Whether or not your resolutions have to do with love, life, or relationships, this book is about gratitude. In this book, Barbara Fredrickson argues that love is the secret to improving our physical and mental health. You'll learn that love is not only a romantic relationship, but it is about self-love. It is implied on every connection, be it between all people, including strangers, coworkers, friends, and family members, so this book is for anyone.
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Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones
No matter what your 2022 resolutions are, Atomic Habits offers a proven framework for changing your life by adopting good habits, throwing off time-wasters, breaking bad ones, and mastering small behaviors that lead to a happy yet massive transformation. For everyone lacking motivation, willpower, or a kick to start, they should read this book. It will get them back on track and assist in designing their schedule for success. This is one of those books you should read at least once in a lifetime.