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The 5 Love Languages by Gary Chapman - Book Summary

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Book summary of The 5 Love Languages by Gary Chapman.

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Narrator: Dean Bokhari
Author: Dean Bokhari
Length: 30 mins
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Goals! by Brian Tracy - Book Summary

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Book summary of Goals" by Brian Tracy.

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Psycho-Cybernetics by Maxwell Maltz - Book Summary

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Book summary of Psycho-Cybernetics by Maxwell Maltz.

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Pitch Anything by Oren Klaff - Book Summary

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Note: This is an audiobook summary of the following book: Pitch Anything: An Innovative Method for Presenting, Persuading, and Winning the Deal by Oren Klaff About: At some point or another, we’ve all gotta pitch something. Whether it’s a sales pitch, a presentation, or just one of your savvy ideas - to land your message effectively, you’ve got to know how to deliver it. And that means you’ve got to know how to package and pitch your ideas in a powerful and persuasive way. Unfortunately though, most folks don’t know how. In fact, we’ve got a gap between what we’re trying to tell our audience, and how they actually perceive it. Pitch Anything by Oren Klaff is about closing that gap and helping you become successful at presenting your ideas and persuading your audience to perceive them in a way that helps you win.

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Narrator: Dean Bokhari
Length: 25 mins
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Extreme Ownership by Jocko Willink and Leif Babin - Book Summary

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Note: This is an audiobook summary of the following book: Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALS Lead and Win by Jocko Willink and Leif Babin About: Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy Seals Lead and Win is a book on leadership by two former US Navy SEALS, Jocko Willink and Leif Babin. They have translated their experiences on the battlefield into actionable steps toward leadership success in the business world. In the book, the authors tell us that leaders are responsible for everything under their care. This means if there is faulty production in the warehouse, dissenting employees, a culture of distrust, or any breakdown along the supply chain, it is ultimately the leader’s fault. The title gives away the overarching message of the book - extreme ownership. Using anecdotes from their time leading the SEAL Team Three Task Force Bruiser, Jocko and Leif highlight the responsibility of leadership and the character development necessary to lead a well-equipped team. Each chapter begins with a personal military example from their time in Iraq. From these personal stories a leadership principle and application to business is laid out. Time and time again success and failure is placed on the shoulders of the leader, not on those under them. There is no room or space for scapegoating. A leader is called to own up to the responsibility of his or her position. Both Jocko and Leif emphasize the importance of a leader to take the blame for mistakes, to not blame subordinates, but rather allow subordinates to receive the praise for positive outcomes. The authors focus on simplification to avoid confusion, decisiveness and prioritization to execute effectively, and being disciplined in all areas of life - while maintaining a certain degree of adaptability for times that call for quick decisions or swift actions in response to unexpected changes in the battlefield or marketplace. The lessons they learned in battle, when implemented in the business world, improve leadership and thereby create additional success for companies. They translate life and death scenarios in combat to success and failure tactics in the board room. Extreme Ownership is a leader’s ability to own everything in their world knowing that there is no one else to blame. Belief in the mission and perseverance will bring about victory. That belief and passion must be communicated clearly with action plans, and the vision must be contagious to those being lead in order for success to be achieved. Here's what you'll learn about in this audiobook summary: If you are in leadership over anyone or seek to one day be then this book is for you. Maybe you’re the CEO of a company, the point person on a project for school or work, managing volunteers, a pastor, or a parent. We all find ourselves in one leadership role or another, and because of that, you’ll find some really powerful nuggets of wisdom in this book summary that you’ll be able to apply directly within your own life. Along the way you will learn the discipline and dedication of the US Navy Seals. You will find anecdotes not easily forgotten as these men learned valuable lessons in life and death situations that can be applied to your everyday life. The underlying principles will stay with you, and you will walk away with a clear vision of what it takes to be proactive, organized, disciplined, and mission-minded in becoming a true leader.

©2017 FlashBooks and Dean Bokhari (P)2020 Flashbooks

Narrator: Dean Bokhari
Length: 47 mins
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Atomic Habits by James Clear - Book Summary

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Note: This is an audiobook summary of the following book: Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones by James Clear About: Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones by James Clear is a powerful book about how tiny changes can yield remarkable results in your personal and professional life. This summary will distill the key concepts and actionable insights from the original version of Atomic Habits by James Clear. Original Book Description: Tiny changes, remarkable results No matter your goals, Atomic Habits offers a proven framework for improving - every day. James Clear, one of the world's leading experts on habit formation, reveals practical strategies that will teach you exactly how to form good habits, break bad ones, and master the tiny behaviors that lead to remarkable results. If you're having trouble changing your habits, the problem isn't you. The problem is your system. Bad habits repeat themselves again and again not because you don't want to change, but because you have the wrong system for change. You do not rise to the level of your goals. You fall to the level of your systems. Here, you'll get a proven system that can take you to new heights. Clear is known for his ability to distill complex topics into simple behaviors that can be easily applied to daily life and work. Here, he draws on the most proven ideas from biology, psychology, and neuroscience to create an easy-to-understand guide for making good habits inevitable and bad habits impossible. Along the way, listeners will be inspired and entertained with true stories from Olympic gold medalists, award-winning artists, business leaders, life-saving physicians, and star comedians who have used the science of small habits to master their craft and vault to the top of their field. Learn how to: Make time for new habits (even when life gets crazy) Overcome a lack of motivation and willpower Design your environment to make success easier Get back on track when you fall off course And much more. Atomic Habits will reshape the way you think about progress and success, and give you the tools and strategies you need to transform your habits - whether you are a team looking to win a championship, an organization hoping to redefine an industry, or simply an individual who wishes to quit smoking, lose weight, reduce stress, or achieve any other goal.

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Narrator: Dean Bokhari
Length: 40 mins
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