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The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth by John C. Maxwell
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We (my boyfriend and I) listened to it as an audiobook on a car trip. It is more or less good advice in general. There is an ethical problem that this whole generation/category of writers passes on where they fail to be clear about keeping ones eyes ...more
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Lanterne Rouge by Max Leonard
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Guerrilla Marketing for Writers by Jay Conrad Levinson
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This is not so much clever marking tricks as the basics of what you need to do to Grind It Out. If you aren't willing to do the work, you won't get the reward.

Some of the items are outdated, but the "with it" reader should be able to identify what th
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How To Become A Professional Speaker by Kevin Snyder
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I know the author and he has actually Done It. Therefore, I firmly believe that if you are actually called to speak and if you follow through the example of what to do, you can follow his breadcrumbs. The book provides precise instructions and a chec ...more
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Crush It! by Gary Vaynerchuk
"I'm generally not interested in the slightest in the business, make money now! genre of books. But my love for journalism, news, and information has definitely generated a strong interest in entrepreneurship. Given that this little book will only..." Read more of this review »
Crush It! by Gary Vaynerchuk
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I am so tired of reading the business motivation bro with no ethics, and this is not that. I honestly can't remember the last time I read a business motivation book with any kind of ethics at all. So thank goodness!

Some day I will have to write an ar
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Become An Idea Machine by Claudia Azula Altucher
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I listened to the audible version, which makes the lists mostly useless but from reading the reviews here is much better on the content side than the written book.

I got this audible book because I had a long drive and I was curious- I'm pretty sure I
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Conciatore, The Life and Times of 17th Century Glassmaker Ant... by Paul  Engle
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Zero Day by David Baldacci
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