I thought it would be helpful to create a page with all the resources that has helped me exponentially grow in learning and prepared me for career over the years and these are products and tools that I personally endorse so that you can cut short that learning curve.


1. ๐Ÿ“š "Moonwalking with Einstein : The Art and Science of Remembering Everything" by Joshua Foer: Explores the techniques used by memory champions to improve memory skills. ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿ•บ

2. ๐Ÿ“š "Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning " by Peter C. Brown, Henry L. Roediger III, and Mark A. McDaniel: Examines evidence-based strategies for effective learning and memory retention. ๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿง 

3. ๐Ÿ“š "The Memory Book: The Classic Guide to Improving Your Memory at Work, at School, and at Play " by Harry Lorayne and Jerry Lucas: Offers practical techniques and exercises to enhance memory in various aspects of life. ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ’ก

4. ๐Ÿ“š "Remember It!: The Names of People You Meet, All of Your Passwords, Where You Left Your Keys, and Everything Else You Tend to Forget " by Nelson Dellis: Provides memory-improvement tips for daily life, including remembering names, passwords, and more. ๐Ÿค”๐Ÿ”‘

5. ๐Ÿ“š "Super Memory - Super Student: How to Raise Your Grades in 30 Days " by Harry Lorayne: Presents memory systems and techniques specifically tailored for students aiming to improve their academic performance. ๐ŸŽ“๐Ÿง 

6. ๐Ÿ“š "Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School " by John Medina: Explores the science behind brain function and provides practical strategies for optimal learning and memory. ๐Ÿง ๐Ÿ”‘

7. ๐Ÿ“š "Unlimited Memory: How to Use Advanced Learning Strategies to Learn Faster, Remember More, and Be More Productive " by Kevin Horsley: Introduces memory techniques, visualization exercises, and mnemonics to boost memory and productivity. ๐Ÿš€๐Ÿ“š

8. ๐Ÿ“š "How To Improve Your Mind: Accelerated Learning, Memory Improvement and Speed Reading To Learn, Memorize and Read Faster, Map Your Brain and Be More Productive" by David Triple: Offers a comprehensive approach to accelerate learning and improve memory retention for better academic performance. ๐Ÿ“–โฉ๐Ÿง  

9. ๐Ÿ“š "The Memory Palace: Learn Anything and Everything " by Lewis Smile: Presents the concept of the memory palace technique and demonstrates how it can be used to enhance memory and recall. ๐Ÿฐ๐Ÿ—๏ธ๐Ÿ”

10. ๐Ÿ“š "Remember Everything You Read: The Evelyn Wood 7-Day Speed Reading and Learning Program " by Stanley D. Frank: Combines speed reading techniques with memory improvement strategies to enhance reading comprehension and retention. ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ‘€๐Ÿ’จ

11. ๐Ÿ“š "The Power of Forgetting: Six Essential Skills to Clear Out Brain Clutter and Become the Sharpest, Smartest You " by Mike Byster : Focuses on techniques to declutter the mind and improve memory and cognitive abilities. ๐Ÿ—‘๏ธ๐Ÿง โœจ

12. ๐Ÿ“š "Train Your Brain: 60 Days to a Better Brain " by Ryuta Kawashima: Offers a two-month program with daily exercises and challenges to stimulate brain activity and boost memory. ๐Ÿš‚๐Ÿง ๐Ÿ’ช

13. ๐Ÿ“š "Memory Craft: Improve Your Memory with the Most Powerful Methods in History " by Lynne Kelly: Explores ancient memory techniques and provides practical exercises to improve memory skills. ๐Ÿ—’๏ธ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ’ช

14. ๐Ÿ“š "Keep Your Brain Alive: 83 Neurobic Exercises to Help Prevent Memory Loss and Increase Mental Fitness " by Lawrence Katz and Manning Rubin: Introduces neurobic exercises, unique activities designed to stimulate the brain and enhance memory. ๐Ÿง ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿ’ก

15. ๐Ÿ“š "The Memory Code: The Secrets of Stonehenge, Easter Island, and Other Ancient Monuments " by Lynne Kelly: Explores the connection between ancient memory techniques and monumental structures around the world. ๐Ÿ—ฟ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿง 

16. ๐Ÿ“š "How to Develop a Brilliant Memory Week by Week : 52 Proven Ways to Enhance Your Memory Skills" by Dominic O'Brien: Provides a year-long plan with weekly memory exercises and techniques for gradual memory improvement. ๐Ÿ“†๐Ÿง ๐Ÿ’ก

17. ๐Ÿ“š "The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload " by Daniel J. Levitin: Offers strategies to manage information overload and improve memory and focus in a modern world. ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿง 

18. ๐Ÿ“š "Photographic Memory: Simple, Proven Methods to Remembering Anything Faster, Longer, and Better " by Ryan James: Explores techniques to develop a photographic memory and improve memory retention. ๐Ÿ“ธ๐Ÿง ๐Ÿ’ก

19. ๐Ÿ“š "Memory Improvement: How To Improve Your Memory In Just 30 Days " by : Ron White: Provides practical exercises and strategies to boost memory and concentration in a short period. ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ’ช

20. ๐Ÿ“š "Mnemonic Memory Palace Book One: Memory Palaces and Mnemonics for Beginners " by Sjur Midttun: Introduces memory palaces and mnemonic techniques for beginners to improve memory and recall. ๐Ÿฐ๐Ÿง ๐Ÿ”‘


1. "Creative Confidence " by Tom Kelley and David Kelley ๐ŸŽจ: This book explores how to unleash your creativity by developing confidence in your creative abilities.

2. "The Artist's Way " by Julia Cameron ๐Ÿ–Œ๏ธ: Discover a 12-week program to ignite your creativity and overcome creative blocks.

3. "Steal Like an Artist " by Austin Kleon ๐Ÿ“š๐ŸŽจ: Learn how to draw inspiration from others and embrace your own unique creativity.

4. "Big Magic " by Elizabeth Gilbert โœจ: Explore the enchanting world of creativity and uncover your own creative potential.

5. "Design Thinking for School Leaders " by Alyssa Gallagher and Kami Thordarson ๐Ÿซ๐Ÿ’ก: Apply design thinking principles to drive innovation and solve educational challenges.

6. "The War of Art " by Steven Pressfield โš”๏ธ: Confront the obstacles that prevent your creative endeavors and overcome resistance.

7. "Creative Schools " by Sir Ken Robinson ๐Ÿซ๐ŸŽ“: Discover how to transform education to foster creativity and prepare students for the future.

8. "Lateral Thinking " by Edward de Bono ๐Ÿš€: Learn techniques for thinking outside the box and generating innovative solutions.

9. "A Whack on the Side of the Head " by Roger von Oech ๐Ÿคฏ: Challenge conventional thinking and unlock your creative potential with this playful guide.

10. "Imagine: How Creativity Works " by Jonah Lehrer ๐ŸŒˆ: Dive into the science behind creativity and learn how to harness its power.

11. "The Creative Habit " by Twyla Tharp ๐Ÿ’ƒ: Delve into the daily rituals and habits that can cultivate and sustain creativity.

12. "Originals " by Adam Grant ๐Ÿ’ก: Grant explores the habits and characteristics of original thinkers and provides insights on how students can develop their own originality.

13. "Cracking Creativity " by Michael Michalko ๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”“: Unleash your creativity with numerous techniques and exercises that challenge conventional thinking.

14. "The Accidental Creative " by Todd Henry ๐ŸŽง๐Ÿ’ผ: Discover strategies to stay consistently creative and productive in your professional life.

15. "The Innovator's DNA " by Clayton M. Christensen ๐Ÿงฌ๐Ÿ’ก: Explore the traits and habits of innovative thinkers and learn how to cultivate them.

16. "The Creative Brain " by Nancy C. Andreasen ๐Ÿง ๐ŸŽจ: Gain insights into the neuroscience of creativity and how the brain generates innovative ideas.

17. "Thinking, Fast & Slow " BY Daniel Kanheman ๐Ÿ“˜๐Ÿ–๏ธ: Looks at the way our minds work, and how we make decisions.

18. "The Art of Innovation " by Tom Kelley and Jonathan Littman ๐ŸŽจ๐Ÿ’ก: Discover the strategies and mindset that foster innovation in organizations.

19. "Creative Change: Why We Resist It... How We Can Embrace It " by Jennifer Mueller ๐Ÿ”„โœจ: Explore the dynamics of change and how to embrace creativity amidst resistance.

20. "The Creative Curve " by Allen Gannett ๐Ÿ“ˆ๐ŸŽจ: Uncover the patterns and principles behind creativity and learn how to foster creative success.


1. "Breakthrough Rapid Reading " by Peter Kump ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ’จ: Unlock your reading potential and zoom through books with this comprehensive guide to rapid reading techniques.

2. "10 Days to Faster Reading " by Abby Marks-Beale ๐Ÿ—“๏ธโšก: In just 10 days, boost your reading speed and comprehension using proven strategies and exercises.

3. "Speed Reading with the Right Brain " by David Butler ๐Ÿง ๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿ’จ: Tap into your brain's full potential and read at lightning speed by engaging your right brain.

4. "Learn Speed-Reading - Fast: A Practical Guide on How to Read Faster, Remember More, and Unlock Your Potential: 2 (Accelerated Learning: Think Fast & Remember More) ๐Ÿ™ƒ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ’จ: Master the art of speed reading and skyrocket your productivity with this user-friendly guide.

5. "The Evelyn Wood Seven-Day Speed Reading and Learning Program" by Stanley D. Frank ๐Ÿ“…๐Ÿš€๐Ÿ“–: Transform your reading skills in just seven days with the renowned Evelyn Wood method for accelerated learning.

6. "The Speed Reading Book" by Tony Buzan ๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿ’ฅ: Dive into the world of speed reading and learn the techniques to breeze through books and retain information effortlessly.

7. "Triple Your Reading Speed" by Wade E. Cutler ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿš€: Triple your reading speed with effective strategies and exercises that will revolutionize your reading habits.

8. "Super Reading Secrets " by Howard Stephen Berg ๐Ÿฆธโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ’ฅ: Unleash your inner super reader with the secrets and techniques of the world's fastest reader, Howard Stephen Berg.

9. "Speed Reading: The Comprehensive Guide to Speed Reading " by Nathan Armstrong ๐Ÿ“˜๐Ÿ’จ: A comprehensive guide that covers all aspects of speed reading, providing you with the tools to read faster and absorb information effectively.

10. "The Photoreading Whole Mind System " by Paul R. Scheele ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿง ๐ŸŒŸ: Introducing the innovative technique of photoreading, this book helps students read faster and absorb information at an accelerated rate, leading to improved academic performance.


1. ๐Ÿ“ "How to Take Smart Notes: One Simple Technique to Boost Writing, Learning and Thinking " by Sรถnke Ahrens: A game-changing approach to note-taking that enhances your writing, learning, and thinking abilities. ๐Ÿš€

2. ๐ŸŽจ "The Sketchnote Handbook: The Illustrated Guide to Visual Notetaking " by Mike Rohde: Learn the power of visual note-taking through sketches and illustrations. ๐Ÿ–Œ๏ธ๐Ÿ“

3. ๐Ÿงฎ "A Mind for Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science " by Barbara Oakley: Unlock your potential in math and science through effective study techniques and note-taking strategies. ๐Ÿ”ข๐Ÿง 

4. ๐ŸŒŸ "The Art of Taking Action: Lessons from Japanese Psychology " by Gregg Krech: Discover actionable insights from Japanese psychology to boost productivity and enhance your note-taking skills. ๐Ÿ’ช

5. ๐Ÿ“š "How to Take Good Notes: The Science Behind Note-Taking" by Harold J. Winfrey: Explore the scientific principles behind effective note-taking and enhance your learning experience. ๐Ÿงช๐Ÿ“

6. ๐Ÿ—บ๏ธ "The Complete Guide to Note Taking: How to Take Notes, Use Mind Maps, and Remember Everything" by Katherine Lee: Master various note-taking techniques, including mind mapping, for improved retention and understanding. ๐Ÿ—บ๏ธ๐Ÿง 

7. ๐Ÿ“š "Study Smarter, Not Harder : Use the Genius Inside You. Think Clearly, Make Decisions, and Accomplish Anything" by Kevin Paul: Tap into your inner genius and optimize your study techniques for better note-taking and academic success. ๐Ÿง ๐Ÿ’ก

8. ๐Ÿ“• "The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan : A Blueprint for Renewing Your Child's Confidence and Love of Learning" by Ben Foss: Empower children with dyslexia through effective learning strategies and note-taking approaches. ๐Ÿ“๐Ÿ”‘

9. ๐Ÿ“ "How to Take Notes Like a Pro: A Student Guide to Effective Note-Taking" by Philip Gibson: Develop pro-level note-taking skills with this comprehensive student guide. ๐Ÿ“šโœ๏ธ

10. ๐Ÿ“š "The Art of Taking Notes: Powerful Tips and Techniques to Transform Your Note-Taking Skills" by Veronica Peck: Transform your note-taking skills with powerful tips and techniques shared in this book. ๐Ÿ–‹๏ธ๐Ÿ“

11. ๐Ÿ“ "Note-Taking Made Easy!: Strategies & Skills for Success " by Judi Kesselman-Turkel and Franklynn Peterson: Discover effective strategies and skills that make note-taking a breeze. ๐ŸŒŸโœ๏ธ

12. ๐Ÿ“˜ "The Complete Idiot's Guide to Study Skills" by Randall S. Hansen and Katharine Hansen: A comprehensive guide to study skills, including note-taking techniques, for students of all levels. ๐Ÿ“š๐ŸŽ“

13. ๐Ÿ“š "The Exam Skills Handbook: Achieving Peak Performance" by Stella Cottrell: Sharpen your exam skills, including note-taking, to achieve peak performance in your studies.๐Ÿ“๐ŸŽฏ

14. ๐Ÿ“– "Effective Notetaking " by Fiona Mcpherson: This workbook looks at the most important group of study strategies - how to take notes (with advice on how to read a textbook and how to prepare for a lecture) โœ๏ธ๐Ÿ“š

15. ๐ŸŽฏ "Take Smart Notes for Study: Learn to Study Less and Get Better Grades" by Eduard Metzger: Learn the art of studying smartly, taking effective notes, and achieving better grades with less effort. ๐Ÿง ๐Ÿ“

16. ๐Ÿ“• "The Study Skills Handbook " by Stella Cottrell: Unlock essential study skills, including note-taking strategies, to excel in your academic journey. ๐ŸŽ“๐Ÿ“˜

17. ๐Ÿ“ "How to Become a Straight-A Student: The Unconventional Strategies Real College Students Use to Score High While Studying Less" by Cal Newport: Discover unconventional strategies used by successful college students to excel academically with less studying and effective note-taking techniques. ๐ŸŽ“๐Ÿ“š

18. ๐ŸŒˆ "Mind Maps for Kids: Study Skills" by Tony Buzan : Introduce kids to the power of mind maps for effective studying and note-taking. ๐Ÿง ๐ŸŽจ


1. ๐Ÿง  "Mindset: The New Psychology of Success " by Carol S. Dweck - Explore the concept of growth mindset and its impact on success and personal development. ๐ŸŒฑ๐Ÿš€

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Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World " by Cal Newport - Learn strategies to cultivate deep focus and eliminate distractions for maximum productivity. ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ”

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"How to Win Friends and Influence People" by Dale Carnegie - Discover practical advice on building relationships, improving communication skills, and influencing others positively. ๐Ÿค๐Ÿ˜Š๐ŸŒŸ

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Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones " by James Clear- Develop a practical framework for creating and maintaining habits that lead to personal growth and success. โšก๐Ÿ“†โœ…

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People " by Stephen R. Covey - Learn seven foundational habits for personal and professional success, focusing on principles such as proactivity and effective communication. ๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿ‘ฅ๐Ÿ’ผ

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The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment " by Eckhart Tolle - Explore living in the present moment and cultivating mindfulness for personal growth and inner peace. ๐ŸŒผ๐Ÿง˜โ€โ™€๏ธ๐ŸŒž

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"Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance" by Angela Duckworth - Discover the role of grit, resilience, and determination in achieving long-term goals and overcoming challenges. ๐Ÿ‹๏ธโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ†

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"Thinking, Fast and Slow" by Daniel Kahneman - Dive into the two systems of thinking and how they influence decision-making, with insights into cognitive biases and rational thinking. ๐Ÿง ๐Ÿ’ญ๐Ÿšฆ

9. โฑ๏ธ "
The 5 Second Rule: Transform Your Life, Work, and Confidence with Everyday Courage" by Mel Robbins - Learn a simple technique to overcome hesitation and take action, building confidence and making positive changes in life. ๐Ÿš€โณ๐Ÿ’ช

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"The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life" by Mark Manson - Gain a refreshing perspective on personal development, focusing on values, priorities, and embracing life's inevitable challenges. ๐Ÿ™Œ๐ŸŒŸ๐Ÿ’ฅ