Instead of picking up a self-help book that you’ll get bored of halfway through, find inspiration in one of the books below. At no point will they tell you to write inspiring quotes on your mirror or to intone aspirations to yourself before bed, but they will provide solid examples for being a better person — and isn’t that what we all want for 2014?
- President Obama has ordered a full review of hacking related to the 2016 election. Officials have alleged Russia used the hacks to interfere with the election.
- Trump's cabinet fills out: He's reportedly tapped Washington Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers for Interior Secretary, Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn for National Economic Council Director.
- South Korean President Park Geun-hye has apologized for negligence after lawmakers impeached her over a corruption scandal.
- J. Cole dropped his much-anticipated album and people are holding onto it like it's an oxygen tank for 2016.