Rob Rynders

Sweepy Chore App

Sweepy Chore App

For most of my adult life my systems for chores has been to put them off as long as possible.

Libby Library App

Libby Library App

Libby connects to your library card and enables you to check out and read e-books and audio books from your local library branch, right from your phone.

Keep a Journal

Keep a Journal

I’ve never been one to keep a journal. However, one of my goals for 2021 has been to start recording my thoughts in one.

Get Together

Get Together

Get Together is a collection of everything the authors have learned about creating real in-person connection and communities.

Seth Godin on Farnam Street

Seth Godin on Farnam Street

In this episode of Farnam Street’s “The Knowledge Project,” Seth Godin talks about work and creativity.

The Enneagram

The Enneagram

The Enneagram has helped me understand who I am and why I do what I do.

CliftonStrengths

CliftonStrengths

There are a lot of personality assessments out there, and I’ve taken a lot of them, but CliftonStrengths has been one of the most impactful for me.

Marshall Goldsmith

Marshall Goldsmith

What makes Goldsmith different from other leadership gurus is, even though he seems like a really nice guy, he’s not here to tell you it’s not your fault.

Personal Capital

Personal Capital

Personal Capital is web-based personal finance software focused on net worth and retirement. I like to use it for seeing the big picture.

Reboot

Reboot

Reboot is one of those books that punches you in the gut every few pages, but then embraces you like an old friend who lets you cry on their shoulder. 

Krista Tippett

Krista Tippett

If you are looking for the best conversations about life, faith, and spirituality then look no further than Krista Tippett’s On Being Podcast.

The Hero With a Thousand Faces

The Hero With a Thousand Faces

We all face trials and tribulations throughout life. I’ve found that it’s best to see these as an invitation to or as part of a journey.

Rob Bell

Rob Bell

I believe Rob Bell is this generation’s most accessible theologian and spiritual guru.

Give and Take

Give and Take

This book by Adam Grant has been a formative one for me. I’ve purchased multiple copies to give away to friends.

Find a Therapist

Find a Therapist

Like all my financial recommendations to ultimately rely on professionals, you also need to rely on a professional for your mental health.

Finances Made Simple

Finances Made Simple

A little book series by CPA Mike Piper that has been helpful in understanding personal finance fundamentals.

Rising Strong

Rising Strong

Sometimes, despite your best efforts, you fall flat on your face. Sometimes you fail so hard you fall into a deep pit of despair. How will you ever recover?

Keep Going

Keep Going

Do you have regrets? I have regrets. Why do I have them? Because I stopped doing something I loved when it got hard.

Find Your Way Back Home

Find Your Way Back Home

In this Ted Talk, Elizabeth Gilbert says that the core of our identity does not lie in our successes and failures.

Social Media is a Drug

Social Media is a Drug

Depressed? Anxious? Irritable? Angry? Chances are you are feeling those things because of social media.

Maximize Your Tax Deductions

Maximize Your Tax Deductions

Taxes take some time to understand, but once you do you’ll keep a lot more of your income (so you can give it away or save it).

Health Savings Account

Health Savings Account

It can sound scary but an HSA has a ton of advantages if you take the time to learn about all they have to offer.

Cash Back Credit Cards

Cash Back Credit Cards

If you can get into good budget and savings habits then cash back cards can give you 1-5% back on everyday spending.

Give Money Away

Give Money Away

Explore maximizing your philanthropic impact and the tax advantages, including an immediate tax deduction, of giving with a donor-advised fund.

Betterment

Betterment

My favorite site for retirement and investing accounts.

You Need a Budget

You Need a Budget

Our family finances revolve around a key piece of software: You Need a Budget.