Motivation. When you have it, anything seems achievable. When it is lacking, it can sometimes be tough to get out of bed. Like anything, books can be motivational. In fact, books and movies may be two of the most motivational mediums around.

Are you needing some inspiration and motivation for your life and job? These reads can help you do just that!

The Magic of Thinking Big by David J. Schwartz– This inspirational book provides the reader with useful methods to use to get the most out of a career, marriage, family life and community. The author argues that people do not have to live in a world full of academics or have natural talent in order to be successful. However, people do need to learn certain habits that will allow them to be successful in anything they do. This book teaches the reader how to live beyond their typical mundane routine and motivates people to go outside of their comfort zone.

The Power of Positive Thinking: 10 Traits to Maximum Results by Dr. Norman Vincent Peale– This book was written to help people achieve happiness and satisfaction in their lives while also believing that their lives are worthwhile. It talks about the power of faith in one’s life and offers the reader practical techniques to energize their life. The book gives motivation to people to carry out their hopes and ambitions.

High Hanging Fruit: Build Something Great by Going Where No One Else Will by Mark Rampolla– This book was written for people who want to succeed in light of their values. If you want to have a driven job with passion and purpose, this is the book for you! The lessons in this book can benefit anyone.

Motivation is the reason for your actions, willingness and goals. Get motivated!