Uphill: How to Apply Ancient Wisdom and Modern Science to Life’s Choices and Challenges is a gritty and compelling narrative non-fiction book that expertly combines the lessons of modern behavioral science with the ancient wisdom of Stoic philosophy. Retracing the story of Devin, a corporate professional who finds himself the victim of a sudden and undeserved termination, this book follows his grueling bucket list adventure to summit Mount Kilimanjaro, along with the profound insights he uncovers from his trekking guide and mentor. As an antidote to the fear, pain, and uncertainty of modern life's challenges, Uphill distills timeless wisdom, revealing how Stoicism provides deeply practical tools for professionals in the modern-day. Artfully written with flowing prose and larger-than-life characters, Devin’s fascinating adventure to conquer Kilimanjaro frames insightful advice through the charming and exotic story, making it an essential read for anybody searching for a way to meet life’s challenges head-on.
Making Your Money Work
Making Your Money Work: The Secrets to Financial Health is a unique and engaging handbook that distills expert financial wisdom into an engaging narrative non-fiction format. Written by personal finance expert and senior financial services executive Sam Sivarajan, this book explores practical investing and financial strategies, seen through the eyes of a group of friends struggling to manage their money. Told through a collection of fun and relatable stories that will resonate with readers from all walks of life, Making Your Money Work provides a fresh and valuable perspective that contains tried-and-tested financial advice. It applies equally to the rich and those who want to be. This book speaks to readers no matter where they are in their financial journey, conveying applicable knowledge to help readers invest and grow their wealth with confidence. Perfect for anybody who wants to harness the true power of their money and dip into the financial markets, author Sam Sivarajan will take you by the hand and introduce you to an easy-to-understand, goals-based investing approach that you can use to achieve your financial dreams.