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The Ultimate Reading List of Personal Development Books | Find your inspiration in over 20 personal growth books #reading #personaldevelopment #growthmindset #positivity #books #readinglist

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In life, we never stop learning – whether it is a new language, a career skill, a hobby, or personal development. It’s how we grow and find inspiration to commit to taking steps to enact changes in our lives. There are many different ways to do so, but one of the easiest and most affordable ways to learn and grow in terms of personal development is… by reading.

I’ve been doing my share of personal growth over the years. It started with my years as a student, when my budget could barely afford monthly living costs, not to mention investing in personal development books. Thank God for public libraries. I used to spend a lot of time in there learning about how we form false perceptions, how we develop unhealthy habits and how we essentially sabotage ourselves.

Fast forward into my adulthood and now I can easily afford investing in personal growth experiences, from buying a book, to doing an online course, working with a coach, and even joining mindset retreats. My present day personal development work has become a complex routine, featuring journaling, affirmations, coaching, accountability buddies, masterminds, but I always, always go back to personal development books.

Over years I have amassed a huge reading (and yes, wish) list as well on this topic. There are titles that have changed the way I look at life. There are some titles in this list that I’ve been annoying my friends months in a row. And as of now, I’m sharing my ultimate reading list of personal development books with you, my fellow humans who are looking for helpful resources to help them grow.

These books on personal development are perfect for you if you want to become aware of who you are, to enhance the quality of your life, to change and develop new habits, to find the motivation and clarity to plan and achieve your dreams.

Born to Build

By Jim Clifton, Ph.D. Sangeeta Badal

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Hello go-getter. It’s great to have you here. I love meeting people who are always learning and working on improving themselves. I am one myself and while I find the process thrilling, I know making space for growth isn’t always the easiest thing. So, if you’re in need of help to find inspiration, motivation or even clarity about your personal development, check out the blog for more mindset resources. Or contact me here if you’re looking for a mindset coach to help you find clarity, inner strength and accountability.



Hi there! My name is Monica. I am a visibility coach who works with established entrepreneurs who want to grow their businesses with powerful visibility strategies and personal growth.



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About the Author

Monica Badiu is an email copywriter and copy coach. She specializes in sales copywriting for online course creators who want to send emails that speak to their ideal customer and generate conversions without using fearmongering or pressure. She’s made clients over $3 million in 2023.

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