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The Richest Man in Babylon

The Richest Man in Babylon By George S. Clason One key takeaway: A part of all you earn is yours to keep. Whenever you generate income, the first thing to do is to allocate 1/10 to pay yourself first. Money is plentiful for those who understand the simple rules of its acquisition: Start your purse to fattening Control your expenditures Make your gold multiply Guard your treasures from loss Make your dwelling/house a profitable investment Insure a future income Increase our ability to earn Money is governed today by the same laws which controlled it when prosperous men roamed the

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Who – The A Method for Hiring

Who – The A Method for Hiring By Geoff Smart and Randy Street [Full book report available to download here on Google Drive] The book teaches you a simple, practical, and effective solution to the single biggest problem in business today – unsuccessful hiring! Who is your #1 problem! Not what. 4 Key Parts of the A Method A Scorecard – mission (role’s executive summary), outcomes, and competencies A Source – referrals, recruiters, and researchers A Select – series of structured interviews A Sell – you are not finished until candidate starts working with you We define an A Player

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Becoming So Good They Can’t Ignore You

Mike Malloy wrote and self-published his first book, Becoming So Good They Can’t Ignore You, in 2013. The book highlights his first 4.5 years of professional experience at Deloitte and starting Waveborn Sunglasses while teaching you how to adopt the Craftsman Mindset to find work you love. It’s < 60 pages and can be read in about an hour. You can download the PDF version for free here. I wrote and self-published my first book, Becoming So Good They Can’t Ignore You, in 2013. The book highlights my first 4.5 years of professional experience at Deloitte and starting Waveborn Sunglasses

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Own the Day, Own your Life

Own the Day, Own Your Life: Optimized Practices for Waking, Working, Learning, Eating, Training, Playing, Sleeping, and Sex By Aubrey Marcus Nick Saban, possibly the greatest coach in the history of college football, tells his players to follow what he calls “the Process.” The average down in football lasts seven seconds. If his team wants to win the National Championship, then they should focus on the smallest unit of measure. Seven seconds. Focus on what’s in front of you. Focus on something you can chew and swallow. Focus on the micro – and the macro takes care of itself. We

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Man's search for Meaning

Man’s Search for Meaning

Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl   “He who has a why to live for can bear with almost any how.” – Nietzsche I forced my thoughts to turn to another subject. Suddenly I saw myself standing on the platform of a well-lit, warm, and pleasant lecture room. In front of me sat an attentive audience on comfortable upholstered seats. I was giving a lecture on the psychology of the concentration camp! All that oppressed me at that moment became objective, seen and described from the remote viewpoint of science. By this method I succeeded somehow in rising above

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Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends On It

Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends On It by Kamal Ravikant   10 breaths are the central practice, keystone habit, and thesis from this book to teach you how to love yourself. Breathe in “I love myself” and light from above. Breath out anything without judgement. Repeat 10 times. I love myself. I Love myself. I Love Myself. I LOVE Myself. I LOVE MYSELF. I love myself. I Love myself. I Love Myself. I LOVE Myself. I LOVE MYSELF. Four steps to loving yourself Mental Loop Meditation Mirror Questions   I vow to love myself, truly, madly, and deeply. [note: This

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Karmic Currency

Karmic Currency by Sandy Fernandez   You can visit Affirmations for the Seven Chakras to listen to a 7.5 minute guided meditation that explains each of the chakras and affirmations. Chakras and Affirmations Pairs: 1-7; 2-6; 3-5; flows through 4 First Chakra – Root Chakra – Red Security, stability, and fulfillment of our basic needs affirmations: I am safe I am peaceful I am protected and secure I am rooted and grounded to the Earth I am enough, and I have enough I can give without fear Second Chakra – Sacral Chakra – Orange Creativity, sexuality, desire, and self-worth affirmations: I am

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Ignite Your Intuition

21 Rituals to Ignite Your Intuition by Theresa Cheung   Intuition is Trust in You and Trust in Your Life. This book recommends 21 rituals for you to add to you morning, daily, and evening routine over the next three weeks. If you add a new one each day, you can experiment to see which rituals have created a positive effect and keep doing them. For example, ritual 5) Think Back was one of the most insightful for me. Part 1: Awaken Your Intuition – 7 Intuition-Igniting Morning Rituals 1) Forget Your Phone Unplug your phone on a regular basis.

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Go-Giver

The Go-Giver: A Little Story About a Powerful Business Idea by Bob Burg and John David Mann Thank you for taking time to read this. The more successful someone is = more willing to share secrets Trade Secret = GIVING Stratospheric success requires being genuine. The Five Laws of Stratospheric Success The Law of Value Your true worth is determined by how much more you give in value than you take in payment. New Algorithm = Give 5 times more value than payment for your product or service The Law of Compensation Your income is determined by how many people

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Five Wishes

Five Wishes: How Answering One Simple Question Can Make Your Dreams Come True by Gay Hendricks This book teaches us the importance of reflecting on what we could regret most from our death beds, and then deliberating defining our lives to prioritize what is most important. This parable goes through the process of the characters first reflecting on their life from their future deathbed and thinking “the main reason my life was not a total success is because I did not…1,2,3,4,5,” and then it shifts to “For my life to have been a total success, I wish I’d…1,2,3,4,5,” and finally

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Own the Day, Own your Life

Own the Day, Own Your Life: Optimized Practices for Waking, Working, Learning, Eating, Training, Playing, Sleeping, and Sex By Aubrey Marcus Nick Saban, possibly the greatest coach in the history

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Karmic Currency

Karmic Currency by Sandy Fernandez   You can visit Affirmations for the Seven Chakras to listen to a 7.5 minute guided meditation that explains each of the chakras and affirmations. Chakras and

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Ignite Your Intuition

21 Rituals to Ignite Your Intuition by Theresa Cheung   Intuition is Trust in You and Trust in Your Life. This book recommends 21 rituals for you to add to

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Go-Giver

The Go-Giver: A Little Story About a Powerful Business Idea by Bob Burg and John David Mann Thank you for taking time to read this. The more successful someone is

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Five Wishes

Five Wishes: How Answering One Simple Question Can Make Your Dreams Come True by Gay Hendricks This book teaches us the importance of reflecting on what we could regret most

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