Photo credit: Misunseo / Shutterstock.com
Inspiration comes from many avenues. In our WISE Bookshelf feature, members share some of the titles that have encouraged them to think outside of the box, try a new approach, dig down deep for the confidence they needed to make that big decision or simply allowed them a reprieve from the daily grind. Happy reading!
David and Goliath:Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants by Malcolm Gladwell
Genre: Personal Growth
Malcolm Gladwell's books always captivate and entertain me. In David and Goliath, he uses his signature technique of proving his theories through relate-able, anecdotal stories. He presents the conundrum; would you rather be a big fish in a little pond OR a little fish in a big pond? Living in Los Angeles it is easy to fall victim to being a little fish in a big pond. This book inspired me to find opportunities to be a big fish in a little pond.
Submitted by: Sarah Musgrove | Los Angeles | Up to 6 years
The opinions expressed are those of the author(s) alone, and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of WISE or any employees or affiliates. WISE makes no representation as to the accuracy, completeness, validity, or usefulness of any of the information supplied by the author(s). WISE will not be liable for any errors or omissions in the information or any losses, injuries or damages arising from its use. Publication of the information should not be considered endorsement by WISE. By using this website, you accept this disclaimer in full.