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Joe De Sena

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Joe De Sena is the CEO and founder of Spartan and the Death Race. He is also a NY Times best selling author of Spartan Up, Spartan Fit and The Spartan Way.
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Endurance
Shackleton's Incredible Voyage
Alfred Lansing - 2015-04-28 (first published in 1959)
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The harrowing tale of British explorer Ernest Shackleton's 1914 attempt to reach the South Pole, one of the greatest adventure stories of the modern age. In August 1914, polar explorer Ernest Shackleton boarded the Endurance and set sail for Antarctica, where he planned to cross the last uncharted continent on foot. In January 1915, after battling ...
Joe De Sena
2022-03-09T18:19:43.000Z
If you've been around me long enough you know I'm a huge fan of Shackleton. Endurance is one of my favorite books of all time. Amazing to see that they found his ship after 100 yrs. In great shape no less!      source
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Shogun
The Epic Novel of Japan (Asian Saga, book 1)
James Clavell - 2019-06-04 (first published in 1975)
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The multimillion-copy bestselling historical novel of feudal Japan that captured the heart of a culture and the imagination of the world.After Englishman John Blackthorne is lost at sea, he awakens in a place few Europeans know of and even fewer have seen -- Nippon. Thrust into the closed society that is seventeenth-century Japan, a land where the ...
Joe De Sena
Puts everything in a proper frame of reference for me. What that guy is going through, it like puts your day in perspective.      source
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The New One Minute Manager
Ken Blanchard - 2015-05-05
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For decades, The One Minute Manager® has helped millions achieve more successful professional and personal lives. While the principles it lays out are timeless, our world has changed drastically since the book’s publication. The exponential rise of technology, global flattening of markets, instant communication, and pressures on corporate workforce...
Joe De Sena
Really helped me in business.      source
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Atlas Shrugged
Ayn Rand - 1999-08-01 (first published in 1957)
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This is the story of a man who said that he would stop the motor of the world and did. Was he a destroyer or the greatest of liberators?Why did he have to fight his battle, not against his enemies, but against those who needed him most, and his hardest battle against the woman he loved? What is the worlds motor and the motive power of every man? Yo...
Joe De Sena
Loved Atlas Shrugged. Read often.      source