Popular Books Reviewed/Discussed at $timulus


An open book and networking group for job seekers

Below are some of the more popular titles and sources that have been reviewed and discussed at the $timulus Group.  Each of these books contains far more content and value than could possibly be adequately evaluated in one evening.

  • 33 Million People In The Room, Juliette Powell
  • The Grown-Up Brain, Barbara Stauch
  • It’s Not who You Know, It’s Who Knows You, David Arvin
  • Drive, Daniel Pink
  • Rework, Jason Fried/37degrees
  • Start Where You Are, Chris Gardner (Back story of Pursuit of Happyness)
  • Switch, Chip and Dan Heath
  • Made To Stick, Chip and Dan Heath
  • The Happiness Project, Cynthia Rubin
  • How To Get Your Point Across In 30 Seconds, Milo O. Frank
  • Crush It!, Gary Vaynerchuk
  • Finding Your Passion, Cheryl Richardson
  • How To Instantly Connect With Anyone, Leil Lowndes
  • How To Talk To Anyone, Lowndes
  • How To Be A People Magnet, Lowndes
  • Re-Imagine, Tom Peters
  • Eat That Frog, Brian Tracey
  • Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell
  • Tipping Point, Gladwell
  • Blink, Gladwell
  • Linchpin, Seth Godin
  • ME, INC., Scott Ventrella
  • What Got You Here Won’t Get You There, Marshall Goldsmith
  • YOU, INC. Harry and Christine Beckwith
  • Little Green Book of Getting Your Way, Jeffrey Gittomer
  • Selling For Dummies, Tom Hopkins
  • The Art of Mingling, Jeanne Martinet
  • The Fine Art of Small Talk, Debra Fine
  • The Power of Positive Thinking, Norman Vincent Peale
  •  Six Pixels of Separation, Mitch Joel
  • Go Put Your Strengths To Work, Marcus Buckingham
  • Emotional Intelligence, Daniel Goleman
  • Good In A Room, Stephanie Palmer
  • Gallery of Resumes, Noble
  • LinkedIn for Dummies, Joel Elrod
  • How to Win Friends and Influence People, Dale Carnegie
  • Think and Grow Rich, Napoleon Hill
  • StrengthFinders 2.0, Tom Rath
  • Job Hunters Survival Guide, Richard Bolles
  • What Color is Your Parachute, Bolles
  • Never Eat Alone, Keith Ferrazzi
  • Knock’em Dead Job Search, Martin Yate
  • Emotional Alchemy, Tara Bennett-Goleman
  • Winning, Jack Welch
  • The Likeability Factor, Tim Sanders
  • Train Your Mind, Change Your Brain, Sharon Begley
  • First, Break All the Rules, Marcus Buckingham
  • Conquering Procrastination, Neil Fiore, Ph.D
  • NLP, Nightengale/Conant Collaboration
  • What Does Somebody Have To Do To Get A Job around Here?, Cynthia Shapiro
  • Tell Me About Yourself, The Power of Storytelling, Katherine Hansen, Ph.D.
  • Connected, Nicholas Christakis
  • Bounce, Matthew Syed
  • Secret Life of the The Grown-Up Brain, Barbara Stauch
  • Dick Gordon, The Story/ Dung Sisters Job Search Support Group: http://thestory.org/archive/the_story_811_The_Dung_Sisters.mp3/view
  • Technology Entertainment Design, www.ted.com videos of authors, scientists, and world-movers in many categories


Monte Washburn 



Monte Washburn’s Nonfiction Blog: https://montewashburn.wordpress.com/

Monte’s LinkedIn Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/in/montewashburn

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About MonteWashburn

Greetings, Please allow me to introduce myself. I am Monte, a passionate lover of a great spectrum of nonfiction books and authors and in hoping to provide some guidance to the many currently unemployed or under-employed persons much of the content posted here will revolve around books of the job search, career, entrepreneurial pursuits and personal development. Other related blogs and material will be heralded here as well. And a little fiction just may sneak in as well from time to time. May you find your own stimulus here. Expectantly, Monte
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