10 self-development books to read in 2021

10 self-development books to read in 2021

With the lockdown restrictions starting to ease here in the UK, there is no better time than now to build up your confidence and regain focus especially after 2020. We have made a list of 10 self-development books to read this year to give you the push that you may need after this lockdown!

Awaken the Giant Within – Tony Robbins

If you have been looking for new ways to regain control of your life or want to control your life as to when we begin to integrate back into the world, this book is for you. Take control with this book, it is full of strategies and techniques to master your emotions, body, relationships, finances and most importantly your life!

Atomic Habits – James Clear

If you want to make good habits inevitable and bad habits impossible, then Atomic habits is a recommended read. Building good habits and breaking bad habits can seem like a difficult challenge. Atomic Habits reveals how to create good habits in simple and easy stages, whilst also challenging your current system that causes bad habits. The guide is easy to understand and created from psychology, biology and neuroscience and will help you to transform your habits for good!

7 Habits of Highly Effective People – Stephen R. Covey

This book is a guide through the critical habits of successful people, it is a great source of education on to how to live effectively and get closer to your idea of being successful. The book is a step-by-step guide through each habit to increase understanding and help you to implement them into your life. By implementing the habits, your life should begin to change and you will head towards success!

The Power of Now – Eckhart Tolle

This book is a guide to spiritual enlightenment and how to live on the path to happiness. Grow in your spiritual development by living in the moment and becoming more conscious of your thoughts and emotions. Let the book guide you through a journey to moving towards living a life full of happiness and peace.

Emotional Intelligence 2.0 – Travis Bradberry

Dealing with and managing emotions can be difficult however this book will help you to manage your own emotions as well as emotions within relationships with practical steps. Test your emotional intelligence (EQ) with the chance to grow it through the steps. Emotional intelligence is a key skill to develop in order to be successful in your self and in your interactions with others.

Start with Why – Simon Sinek

What is the number one reason that pushes you to be successful? This book focuses on defining your why. It is aimed at business, non profit and politics, however it is a great motivator to fulfilling your purpose. Once you start with the why it makes it easier to lead and inspire those along the way!

4 Hour Work Week – Tim Ferris

If you are tired of the 9-5 lifestyle and are looking for a way to escape and live your true life, this book is for you. This book teaches you multiple methods on how to create a life that you truly want to live. Make the most of your time and energy by living for yourself and your dreams with the help of this book.

Failing Forward – John C. Maxwell

Failure is something that we all deal with and will continue to deal with throughout life. The difference between the average person and a high achiever is their response to failure. If you respond to failure in a negative way then this book is ideal for you. Dealing with failure is something that we were not taught and this book will challenge your definition of success and failure whilst changing your perception of failure.

The Magic of Thinking Big – David Schwartz

Expand your mind to get the most out of every possible situation! This book is designed to show you that you can learn and understand the habit of behaving and thinking in a way that will get you to where you want to be in life. Success can be attained by anyone, no matter of your intelligence or talent, all you need to do is think big.

Big Magic – Elizabeth Gilbert

If you want to live a more creative life this book is definitely for you. It encourages you to embrace your curiosity whilst providing strategies and habits to live your most creative life. Live a life full of mindfulness and passion through this book, face your fears and embrace what you love. Want to live a life full of creativity? Just apply the habits given by this inspiring book.

We hope you enjoy this list and that there is a book for you. If you have read any of these books before let us know your thoughts. Or plan to read any of the books you can click on the title to purchase the book. Feel free to let us know what you think about the list or any of the books. Remember that you are in control of your destiny and becoming your ideal self and education is the best step!


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