Becoming an Officer needs investment and focused action. The best investment of any professional aspirants is knowledge. The same knowledge will become the power of action and attitude.
Personality is an important quality that makes you stand apart from the rest. This is very important in every profession and highly beneficial as an individual.
The given list are some of the best personal development books I have come through which are not only the best sellers around the globe but a personal favorite for many.
What is the Importance of Personality?
Personality development plays an essential role in your day to day role, when you are interacting with people around you.
Having a good personality gives you boost in confidence, good communication skills to interact with people around you and helps you express your thoughts much more personality.
On a personal level, a good personality can help you impress people around you especially during interviews and meeting new people.
This is why everyone should strive to improve one’s personality and reading some of the best personality development books could help with the same.
Which are the Best Personal Development Books?
1. Attitude Is Everything: Change Your Attitude … Change Your Life!
This is a motivational book is one of the best books of all time personal development which is packed with brief and easy tips to change your wrong habits,
It also delivers a guide to take control of your life and to chose the right path, to reach the upper success.
The writer of “Attitude Is Everything” had an inspiring experience that led him to share his useful thoughts as he went from being a lawyer to a motivational speaker, he could change his career and all of his life because he believed in himself and in his potentials and mainly he changed his attitudes.
Main Takeways from the Book is starting building a strong belief system by building a positive attitude, have like-minded postive people around you and act in the direction of your goal by taking small but concrete steps with a positive mindset.
This book will be helpful for all the defence aspirants to build an Officer personality and will help you in the long run of life in the Indian Armed Forces
2. You Can Win
The right approach and attitude can be useful when we apply theory into practice.
The book “You can Win” by Shiv Khera will take a further one step ahead to become the Officer of Indian Armed Forces. The processing of Officer Like Qualities (OLQ) can be greatly extended through this book.
This is another International Best Seller, which has sold over 1.7 million copies around the globe.
This books describes the key tools you will require to attain success and offers a step by step approach that will take you from dreaming about your sucesss to unlocking your own potential in achieving it.
The bonus part being a load amount of real life examples and the author has tried to give you logical explanation with the help of jokes, quotations, and giving testimonials.
This book will give you a major insight and like it says: ‘Winners don’t do different things. They do things differently.’
3. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
Although you have got changed or transformed attitude & Winning spirit, there is a requirement of transforming and developing habits to sustain our positive energy throughout your attempt to become an officer.
Let us see what “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” by Stephen R Covey contribute to your SSB.
A Good/Bad Habit makes a key difference in your career as an Armed Force Personnel. Which is why the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People is going to help you make and change your habits.
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has been the best personal development books and are integrated into everyday thinking by millions and millions of people today.
This books surely requires you to have patience and concentration when reading the book in order to understand it completely and actually make changes in your own life.
These Habits include:
- Habit 1: Be Proactive
- Habit 2: Begin with the End in Mind
- Habit 3: Put First Things First
- Habit 4: Think Win/Win
- Habit 5: Seek First to Understand, Then to Be Understood
- Habit 6: Synergize
- Habit 7: Sharpen the Saw
This Classic will present a principle-centered approach for solving both personal and professional problems and guide you with a step-by-step path to help you adapt to change in your habits.
Personality is a key element which brings out the best in an individual and gives a positive vibe around others.
This is one of the important yet neglected quality by many individuals.
But having a good personality can give you a much better chances in impressing people around you, give you higher chances of success and boost confidence.
The above recommended books are written by some of the best writers which would help you improve your personality as well as give you a positive attitude
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