Top 10 Self-Help Books

Every bookshop has a section which stocks self-help books. Therefore, it goes without saying that there are thousands available in the market today. The following are the top 10:

 

1. Leadership Gold: Lessons I’ve Learned from a Lifetime of Leading

The title of this self-help book written by John Maxwell explains it all. The book covers all those niches that other self-help book may have missed out on. When you go through this boo, you will realize that Maxwell really knows what he is talking about- it is definitely a must read for those who need guidance.

 

2. Rhinoceros Success

This self-help book will bring home a realization that we are all familiar with- winners are those get up and work towards their goal. It is based on the popular belief- be the change you wish to see in the world. It will motivate you and bring you one step closer towards your ultimate aim.

 

3. Winning Through Intimidation

No, this book will not tell you how to go about intimidating people. On the contrary, it will help the reader save himself from those people who take it upon themselves to intimidate those that they feel are inferior to them. Robert Ringer explains how this evasion can be both subtle and firm.

 

4. Think and Grow Rich

This book is strongly recommended for a younger age group consisting of college kids who need to understand the basics of becoming successful and rich. Written by Napoleon Hill, this book consists of lessons that he learnt from well-known legends like Henry Ford and Andrew Carnegie.

 

5. Looking Out for #1

This self-help book is written by Robert Ringer and tells its readers that one can only love others if one loves oneself first. It explains how important it is to care for yourself but without blaming or victimizing others. All in all, it is a guide which will help you to become selfish but in a manner that is rational.

 

6. How to Win Friends & Influence People

Written by Dale Carnegie, this book will help you gain the basic people skills and make you deal with others with more ease. This self-help book is quite popular and has assisted people around the globe.

 

7. Unlimited Power: The New Science of Personal Achievement

This book has been written by Tony Robbins and was released after the highly successful “Awaken the Giant Within”. Even though it does not hold a light to its precursor, this self-help book will give you all the information you have ever needed regarding Neuro Linguistic Programming.

 

8. The Secret

The Secret, written by Rhonda Byrne is among the best self-help books in the market today. The basic objective of this book is to make its readers understand that if they are always optimistic and keep negative thoughts at bay, they will achieve all their goals and fulfill all their dreams. In other words, positive thoughts can bring about colossal changes in people’s lives.

 

9. Atlas Shrugged

Even though this book is largely a work of fiction, it has helped many readers all over the world. Ayn Rand has explained her philosophy and beliefs regarding objectivism with the help of a plot that revolves around a dystopian society in the United States.

 

10. The Alchemist

Undoubtedly the best self-help book one can ever find, The Alchemist written by Paulo Coelho comes packed with a small yet powerful message- if you truly wish for something with all your heart, the entire universe will come together and make sure that your dreams come true and that your wish is granted.

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