Trearn | This Woman Reads 100 Books In A Month (And How You Can Too) Read more at: https://www.blinkist.com/

This Woman Reads 100 Books In A Month (And How You Can Too) Read more at: https://www.blinkist.com/


Hi, I’m Therese, a business development manager living in Berlin, Germany. Last month, I managed to read over 100 nonfiction titles in psychology, politics, and leadership. I know it sounds crazy, but I really did. Here’s how. It started with a bet. A colleague challenged me to read Malcolm Gladwell’s Outliers: The Story Of Success in two hours. As determined as I was, I just couldn’t meet the deadline. I got through the first few chapters relatively quickly but found it impossible to finish the book in the designated 2 hours. So, I lost the bet, but it gave me an idea! I needed to find a better way to consume nonfiction books. I found several websites, blogs and apps that transform books into ‘bite-sized’ content. But in the end, I opted for the Blinkist app. I want to read more nonfiction books—I find it really useful to read the key takeaways from lots of books to help me get a feeling for what’s an absolute must for my to-read list! As one of the first services to condense nonfiction books into quick reads, the Blinkist app has 2,500+ bestselling nonfiction titles in its library (including Outliers: The Story of Success — aka, the book that defeated me!). To be honest, I was skeptical at first, but I learned some things that put my mind at ease. For example, I learned that in order to produce quality insights from every book, they have over 100 literary experts hard at work. I also loved that the app has an audio function which allows me to listen to great ideas throughout the day. Read more at: https://www.blinkist.com/magazine/posts/woman-reads-100-books-month?utm_source=cpp&utm_medium=paid&utm_campaign=20180524_TB_PRO_100Books_Desktop_Universal&utm_term=thelocal-dk&install_callback=http%3A%2F%2Ftrc.taboola.com%2Factions-handler%2Flog%2F3%2Fs2s-action%3Fclick-id%3DCjAxMWUzZGJjOC01YTVlLTRiZGQtOWQwZS04ZThkNWRhMDYwYWItdHVjdDI4ZDgxOWMSEWJsaW5rc2xhYnNnbWJoLXNj&utm_content=87288481




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