Michael McCullough is an American investor in healthcare and life science companies, social entrepreneur, and emergency room doctor.

  • Getting Things Done

    The book Lifehack calls “The Bible of business and personal productivity.”,”A completely revised and updated edition of the blockbuster bestseller from ‘the personal productivity guru'”???Fast Company,Since it was first published almost fifteen years ago, David Allen???s Getting Things Done has become one of the most influential business books of its era, and the ultimate book on personal organization. ???GTD??? is now shorthand for an entire way of approaching professional and personal tasks, and has spawned an entire culture of websites, organizational tools, seminars, and offshoots. ,Allen has rewritten the book from start to finish, tweaking his classic text with important perspectives on the new workplace, and adding material that will make the book fresh and relevant for years to come. This new edition of Getting Things Done will be welcomed not only by its hundreds of thousands of existing fans but also by a whole new generation eager to adopt its proven principles.

  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

    One of the most inspiring and impactful books ever written, , has captivated readers for 25 years. It has transformed the lives of presidents and CEOs, educators and parents???in short, millions of people of all ages and occupations across the world. This twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Stephen Covey???s cherished classic commemorates his timeless wisdom, and encourages us to live a life of great and enduring purpose.

  • The Checklist Manifesto

    In his latest bestseller, Atul Gawande shows what the simple idea of the checklist reveals about the complexity of our lives and how we can deal with it.,The modern world has given us stupendous know-how. Yet avoidable failures continue to plague us in health care, government, the law, the financial industry???in almost every realm of organized activity. And the reason is simple: the volume and complexity of knowledge today has exceeded our ability as individuals to properly deliver it to people???consistently, correctly, safely. We train longer, specialize more, use ever-advancing technologies, and still we fail. Atul Gawande makes a compelling argument that we can do better, using the simplest of methods: the checklist. In riveting stories, he reveals what checklists can do, what they can???t, and how they could bring about striking improvements in a variety of fields, from medicine and disaster recovery to professions and businesses of all kinds. And the insights are making a difference. Already, a simple surgical checklist from the World Health Organization designed by following the ideas described here has been adopted in more than twenty countries as a standard for care and has been heralded as ???the biggest clinical invention in thirty years??? (The Independent).

  • The Start-up of You

    A blueprint for thriving in your job and career in today???s challenging world of work by applying the lessons of Silicon Valley???s most innovative entrepreneurs.,The career escalator is jammed at every level. Unemployment rates are sky-high. Creative disruption is shaking every industry. Global competition for jobs is fierce. The employer-employee pact is over, and traditional job security is a thing of the past.,Here, LinkedIn cofounder and chairman Reid Hoffman and author Ben Casnocha show how to accelerate your career in today???s competitive world. The key is to manage your career as if it were a start-up business: a living, breathing, growing start-up of you.,Why? Start-ups – and the entrepreneurs who run them – are nimble. They invest in themselves. They build their professional networks. They take intelligent risks. They make uncertainty and volatility work to their advantage. These are the very same skills professionals need to get ahead today.,This book isn???t about cover letters or resumes. Instead, you will learn the best practices of Silicon Valley start-ups, and how to apply these entrepreneurial strategies to your career. Whether you work for a giant multinational corporation, a small local business, or are launching your own venture, you need to know how to: Adapt your career plans as you change, the people around you change, and industries change Develop a competitive advantage to win the best jobs and opportunities Strengthen your professional network by building powerful alliances and maintaining a diverse mix of relationships Find the unique breakout opportunities that massively accelerate career growth Take proactive risks to become more resilient to industry tsunamis Tap your network for information and intelligence that help you make smarter decisions.,A revolutionary new guide to thriving in today’s fractured world of work, the strategies in this book will help you survive and thrive and achieve your boldest professional ambitions. The Start-Up of You empowers you to become the CEO of your career and take control of your future.