John Meussner, #MortgageMadeEasy Fair Oaks, CA 484-680-4852 (Mortgages in AZ, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, IN, MD, MN, MT, NC, NJ, NV, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI)

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Endre Barath, Jr.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties - Beverly Hills, CA
Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002

John why do you ask? Then to follow up:  why put a limitation of the past five years? There are some "timeless non fiction book" that are inspirational and motivational, Endre

Jul 29, 2019 09:53 PM
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Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
CEO of Vision Drive Realty - Coastal San Diego

Marriage Fitness by Mort Fertel 

...but, had you not mentioned Jocko's book, I'd have said Extreme Ownership too!

Jul 29, 2019 07:47 PM
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Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

I recently read one of Bill O'reilly's "killing" books. Great book and motivated to reach out to more vets.

Jul 30, 2019 05:38 AM
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Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!
Red Rock Real Estate (435) 632-9374 - St. George, UT
St. George Utah Area Residential Sales Agent

Roger Mucci's e-books. The Right Combination of People, Back in Cleveland and Pennies from Heaven. An inside look on life and rich in relationships!

Jul 30, 2019 05:21 AM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

The 4:2 Formula by Jeff Shore

Jul 30, 2019 05:11 AM
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Debe Maxwell, CRS
Savvy + Company (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
The RIGHT CHARLOTTE REALTOR!

I'll have to check out Extreme Ownership, John. I can't say that any of the newer books have motivated me as much as the oldie goldies!

Jul 30, 2019 12:01 AM
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Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

I bought few recently, these are what i'm reading now: MONEY Master the Game: 7 Simple Steps to Financial Freedom and Unshakeable: Your Financial Freedom.

Jul 29, 2019 11:46 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

Dozens fit the inspiration needs, most are more than 5 years old though.

Jul 29, 2019 11:22 PM
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Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate Services

So many books.  Too many that inspire and motivate me. These days I am less into reading and doing more online workshops and meditations.  

Jul 30, 2019 08:48 AM
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

Nada... zip, zero, zilch. I prefer to relax by reading fiction and I don't read motivational books.

Jul 30, 2019 08:06 AM
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Mary Yonkers
Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate - Erie, PA
Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor

Thanks for the suggestion, John Meussner 

Jul 30, 2019 05:23 AM
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Wayne Zuhl
Remax First Realty II - Cranford, NJ
The Last Name You'll Ever Need in Real Estate

Becoming by Michelle Obama

Notorious RBG by Irin Carmon

The Radium Girls by Kate Moore 

You are a Badass by Jen Sincero

Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert

Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly

The Immortal Life of Henritta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

Jul 31, 2019 06:47 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

Aside from my Broker exam books last year, I haven't read any books in the last 5 years.

Jul 30, 2019 08:53 AM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

John,

I am with Endre Barath, Jr. on your question, and they are frequently picked up by both of us.  A

Jul 30, 2019 06:56 AM
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Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co Notary Services retired RE Broker

John Meussner I'm not a book reader so nothing fits the bill but as I've mentioned in my blog and other Q&A answers I read our daily newspaper completely. We are blessed with a good conservative paper here so ther is very little fiction in it. 

Jul 30, 2019 06:13 AM
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Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

Pearls for the Soul books...life, love, intimacy & purpose....all reader centric

Jul 30, 2019 05:58 AM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Cannot say I have anything to add.

Aug 10, 2019 10:21 AM
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

I listen to CD all the time but do not read much but contracts

 

Aug 03, 2019 10:08 AM
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Mel Ahrens, MBA, Kelly Right Real Estate
Kelly Right Real Estate - Hood River, OR
Customized Choices for your Real Estate Needs

It does not meet the 5-year criteria, but well worth the read: Five Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni. 

Jul 31, 2019 07:30 AM
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John Juarez
The Medford Real Estate Team - Fremont, CA
ePRO, SRES, GRI, PMN

Millionaire Real Estate Agent

Jul 30, 2019 04:48 PM
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JoAnn Moore
The Mortgage Market of Delaware - Georgetown, DE
Home Loans in Delaware

Books by Brene Brown, Rachel Hollis, Elizabeth Gilbert and Jon Gordon are ones I have purchased and read recently.

Jul 30, 2019 11:25 AM
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Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

The Big Short. I watched the doctor growing up. He asked questions that many can not answer.  

Jul 30, 2019 07:04 AM