Learn Now: books and podcasts to help you become a better person and grow your business


updated on 28.09.2017

In this page you can find out the projects I am working on, the books I am reading and the podcasts that I am hooked to. This list of books is great if you are an entrepreneur, or just someone looking for new ideas and self development. 


Currently reading/listening:

Pivot by Adam Merkel

Grit: The power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth (audio)

The Like Switch by Marvin Karlins (audio)

The Secret by Rhonda Byrne

This year:

Pre-Suasion by Robert Cialdini (audio)

Total Recall by Arnold Schwarzenegger

The One Thing by Gary Keller (audio)

Rich dad, poor dad by Robert T. Kiyosaki (audio)

Götzen-dämmerung by Friedrich Nietzsche (audio, German)

The Art of War by Sun Tzu

Tool of the Titans by Timothy (Tim) Ferris

The Hard Things About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz (audio)

Reise um die Erde im 80 tagen by Jules Verne (audio)

Branding for Dummies by Bill Chiaravalle

Secrets of the Millionaire Mind by T. Harv Eker (audio)

The Secret Life of Fat by Sylvia Tara (audio)

Millionaire by Thirty by Douglas, Emron and Aaron Andrew (audio)

Extreme Ownership by Jocko Willink and Leif Babin (Audio)

Tribes by Seth Godin

#askgaryvee by Gary Vaynerchuk (audio)

The Achievement Habit by Bernard Roth 

The 22 Immutable Laws of Branding by Al and Laura Ries (audio and eBook)

Crush by Gary Vaynerchuk (Audio, always audio when it’s Gary Vee)

Wit and Wisdom from Poor Richard’s Almanack by Benjamin Franklin


Past year (main titles):

The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg

Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill

Obstacle is the way by Ryan Holiday

Ego is the Enemy by Ryan Holiday

10x Rules by Grant Cardone

Influence by Robert Cialdini

Contagious by Jonah Berger

Life After College by Jenny Blake

Viking Tales by Jennie Hall

Seneca: on benefits

The thoughts of Marcus Aurelius

On the improvement of understanding by Baruch Spinoza

Never Split the Difference by Chris Voss

Get More fans by Jesse Cannon

Manuscript found in Accra by Paulo Coelho

The Complete Works by William Shakespeare




Jocko Podcast


Brain Gains

Invisible Details

The 1 Thing podcast

The Tim Ferriss Show

#askgaryvee Show

Maromba Cast (portuguese, weightlifting)

Joe Rogan


Weight lifting at the gym. A/B/C/D routine.

High protein diet.


1 hr walks (30 minutes x2) for cardio.

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