Hacks

Business
Career & Success

The Diversity and Inclusion Handbook

Sondra Thiederman

Diversity and inclusion expert Sondra Thiederman discusses how business leaders can support their team and honor what makes each person unique by challenging assumptions and dismantling biases.

Biographies

The Duke

Ian Lloyd

Showcasing the quirky personality of the Duke of Edinburgh, this book encapsulates the life of Prince Philip alongside Queen Elizabeth II in 100 chapters.

Leadership & Entrepreneurship
Business

The E-Myth Revisited

Michael E. Gerber

The E-Myth Revisited explains why 80% of small businesses fail, and how to ensure yours isn't among those by building a company that's based on systems and not on the work of a single individual.

Leadership & Entrepreneurship
Personal Growth
Business

The Effective Executive

Peter F. Drucker

The Effective Executive gives leaders a step-by-step formula to become more productive, developing their own strengths and those of their employees.

History
Culture & Society

The Emergence of the Modern Middle East

Professor Asher Susser, Tel Aviv University

The Emergence of the Modern Middle East is a course from Tel Aviv University covering the historical, political, and social factors that led to the demise of the Ottoman Empire and shaped the contours of the modern Middle East.

Culture & Society
History

The Emergence of the Modern Middle East: Part 2

Professor Asher Susser, Tel Aviv University

The Emergence of the Modern Middle East: Part 2 is a course from Tel Aviv University covering the historical, political, and social factors behind the Palestine-Israel conflict.

Culture & Society
Science & Environment
Health & Fitness

The Emperor of All Maladies

Siddhartha Mukherjee

In The Emperor Of All Maladies, oncologist Siddhartha Mukherjee details the progress in our understanding of cancer – how we first discovered it, began developing ways to treat it, found ways to prevent it, and the biological effect it has on us.

Health & Fitness

The End of Illness

David B Agus

The End Of Illness will change the way that you view sickness and health by explaining your mindset's influence on your body and how to choose the path of health.

Leadership & Entrepreneurship
Personal Growth
Business

The Energy Bus

Jon Gordon, Kenneth H. Blanchard

The Energy Bus is a fable that helps us create positive energy with ten simple rules, making positivity the center of your life, work, and relationships.

Religion & Spirituality
Biographies
Mind & Philosophy

The Essential Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi, Louis Fischer

This 1962 book from journalist Louis Fischer presents selections from Mahatma Gandhi's political and spiritual life, which can still inspire bold resistance to injustices many years later.

Culture & Society

The Establishment

Owen Jones

This book examines the dynamics of power within the United Kingdom, exposing the network of elite politicians, media barons, businesses, and bankers who organize British democracy in a way that keeps themselves at the top.

Parenting & Relationships

The Ethical Slut

Janet W. Hardy, Dossie Easton

In The Ethical Slut, Janet W. Hardy and Dossie Easton share a guide to love, sex, and intimacy that falls beyond the limits of traditionally-held ideas about monogamy.

Leadership & Entrepreneurship
Personal Growth
Science & Environment

The Eureka Factor

John Kounios, Mark Jung-Beeman

The Eureka Factor lays out the history of 'aha moments' and lets you in on what causes them and how you can train yourself to experience them more often.

Parenting & Relationships
Science & Environment

The Evolution of Desire

The Jordan B. Peterson Podcast, Jordan B. Peterson, David Buss

In this episode from October 2021, Jordan B. Peterson and David Buss discuss evolutionary psychology theories and the instincts that drive human reproductive behavior.

Leadership & Entrepreneurship
Personal Growth
Science & Environment
Business

The Evolution of Everything

Matt Ridley

The Evolution Of Everything compares creationist to evolutionist thinking, showing how the process of evolution we know from biology underlies and permeates the entire world, including society, morality, and even the internet.

Parenting & Relationships

The Female Orgasm, Explained

Joe Posner, Ezra Klein

An examination of the origins of the misconceptions of female sexuality and its propagation in popular culture, this documentary explores the pleasure gap, inconclusive sex science, and how socialization affects the likelihood of the female orgasm.

Money & Investing

The Financial Markets Context

The Open University, Ramy Majouji

In this course, The Open University breaks down stock market efficiency, guiding learners through the efficiency hypothesis, how it translates into the real world, and its potential pitfalls.

Culture & Society

The Fire Next Time

James Baldwin

This seminal 1963 text by American writer James Baldwin explores race in the United States, centering on Baldwin's personal life growing up in Harlem, as well as more far-reaching social aspects of the Black experience.

Culture & Society
Science & Environment

The First Wave

Matthew Heineman

This emotional fly-on-the-wall documentary from National Geographic follows healthcare workers as they tackle the arrival of COVID-19 in New York.

Leadership & Entrepreneurship
Personal Growth
Business

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team

Patrick Lencioni

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team uses a fable to explain why even the best teams struggle to work together and offers actionable strategies for them to overcome distrust and office politics.

Leadership & Entrepreneurship
Business

The Fortune Cookie Principle

Bernadette Jiwa

The Fortune Cookie Principle explains why a great product or service isn't enough – today, a compelling story about your brand is the most important aspect of running a business.

Turn your downtime into Uptime

We want to help you learn faster and make the changes you want to see. Try Uptime for free and see the benefits of learning in 5 minutes.