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Goodbye Gordon Gekko: How to Find Your Fortune Without Losing Your Soul

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How to live a more productive life by putting a profitable lifestyle ahead of profits

With his standout Wall Street line "Greed is good," Gordon Gekko became pop culture icon for unrestrained greed. But, while greed might be great for one person-especially when that person is fictional-it's not so great for good people living in the real world. In Goodbye Gordon Gekko: How
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Hardcover, 217 pages
Published May 24th 2010 by John Wiley & Sons (first published April 29th 2010)
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Kunal
May 08, 2013 Kunal rated it liked it
This book was ok overall. Written by former Goldman Sachs investment banker, Anthony Scaramucci, he sheds his life lessons he obtained throughout his career working with several different types of colleagues in various environments. After graduating from Harvard Law School, he begins his career off at the almighty Goldman Sachs in the Real Estate Investment Banking Group before getting laid off by a boss who valued him highly enough to invite him to his home to fire him and tell him that he wasn ...more
Heather Murphy
Jun 07, 2014 Heather Murphy rated it really liked it
The author's motive in writing this book seems to be: to become a positive mentor other fortune seekers. Great book for someone like my son who has a strong desire to be a sucessful businessman who invests and is very wealthy. I listened to this book first to make sure it was the message I wanted him to hear and it was (except for a few swear words). It sends the message that in one's pursuit of riches, the most important wealth is a pure conscience, good friends and mentors, honesty, humility, ...more
Jonathan
Jul 13, 2011 Jonathan rated it liked it
Interesting take on the world of Wall St in the 21st century and how we can all learn from the mistakes (and successes) of those who work in the world of high finance. Some valuable lessons on how to maintain a genuine sense of self while still achieving business success.
Erica Alyson
Jun 04, 2010 Erica Alyson rated it it was amazing
Excellent, motivational, inspiring!

Everyone should read this book! After watching Wall Street if you haven't seen yet so you can get a better understanding of who Gordon Gekko is.
Luigib
Dec 27, 2010 Luigib rated it really liked it
A great book by Anthony. Wanders a little near the end, about how the world should be. Enjoyed it.
Jon
Oct 11, 2010 Jon rated it really liked it
Easy read. A little repetitive however the lessons were clear.
Janko
Jun 28, 2013 Janko rated it really liked it
A refreshing take on striking an appropriate work-life balance
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Jan 14, 2015 Philip Shing rated it it was ok
Too politically correct for my taste.
Elaine
Oct 31, 2010 Elaine rated it it was ok
Shelves: bbc
Recommended by max burger
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