Books on Flow & Peak Performance

Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience
Author: Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World
Author: Cal Newport

Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise
Authors: Anders Ericsson & Robert Pool

Stealing Fire: How Silicon Valley, the Navy SEALs, and Maverick Scientists Are Revolutionizing the Way We Live and Work
Authors: Steven Kotler & Jamie Wheal

Animated Video Summary of Stealing Fire on YouTube

(I love the audio book on Audible too!)

The Rise of Superman: Decoding the Science of Ultimate Human Performance
Author: Steven Kotler

Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones
Author: James Clear

It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work
by Jason Fried & David Heinemeier Hansson

  • I think every CEO, entrepreneur, manager should read this book
  • How companies apply Flow and productivity habits into their culture through asynchronous work and uninterrupted focus
  • Easy read and great compilation of productivity, flow and peak performance methods