It’s a new year, and we are all searching for the motivation to work toward our 2017 resolutions. Whether it’s work or school that stresses you out from time to time, sometimes we just need to read a book that gets us back on track. Here are 7 books to inspire you in your everyday life.
1. Settle for More by Megyn Kelly
We all know the tough Fox News (soon to be NBC) journalist Megyn Kelly, but you may not know the story of how she got there. And it wasn’t easy. This book will undoubtedly inspire you to be better and work harder in your career while getting to know Megyn Kelly’s emotional life story.
2. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change by Stephen Covey
In this top-selling book, Stephen Covey explains to readers the seven habits that produce effectiveness and success. If you’re looking for a sense of direction in your life, this is a must-read.
3. You are a Badass by Jen Sincero
Jen Sincero’s book is like one big pep talk. In Sincero’s book, she focuses on how to stop all of the self-doubt that is holding you back from success.
4. The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin
This book explains Gretchen Rubin’s journey to happiness. Her book spent two years on the New York Times bestsellers list and has sold more than 1.5 million copies. The Happiness Project has turned into a movement across the world. If you’re looking for renewed happiness, get your hands on this book.
5. And The Good News Is… by Dana Perino
In Dana Perino’s book, she discusses her life journey from growing up on a farm to becoming the first female Republican White House Press Secretary and co-host of Fox News Channel’s The Five. This is a feel good, inspirational story from a truly historical woman.
6. Shift Happens by Robert Holden
Robert Holden speaks all about how to live an inspired life in his book. If you want a positive and fresh outlook this year, this read is definitely for you.
7. The Success Principles: How to Get From Where You Are to Where You Want to Be by Jack Canfield
Are you having a tough time getting from point A to point B in your career? Jack Canfield will tell you how to boost confidence, acknowledge your ambitions, and live with passion to get you closer to your end goal. He’s the founder of the Chicken Soup for the Soul® Enterprise — so he knows what he’s talking about.
This year, make it a priority to stay inspired and live with purpose. Reading even one of these books could change your entire outlook on life and bring you closer to your goals in 2017.