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Patrick Bet-David is a startup entrepreneur, CEO of PHP Agency, Inc., emerging author and Creator of Valuetainment on Youtube.
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Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World
David Epstein - May 28, 2019
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What's the most effective path to success in any domain? It's not what you think. ...
Patrick Bet-David
Mar 24, 2021
@AdeshraNikunj Excellent book. He made a great argument on how different people in by taking different approaches.      source
No More Mr Nice Guy
A Proven Plan for Getting What You Want in Love, Sex, and Life
Robert A. Glover - Jan 08, 2003 (first published in 2000)
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Originally published as an e-book that became a controversial media phenomenon, No More Mr. Nice Guy! landed its author, a certified marriage and family therapist, on The O'Reilly Factor and the Rush Limbaugh radio show. Dr. Robert Glover has dubbed the "Nice Guy Syndrome" trying too hard to please others while neglecting one's own needs, thus caus...
Patrick Bet-David
Dec 12, 2020
A book EVERY man must read. 👇🏽 Especially today’s men. You’ll thank me later!      source
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Geoffrey Miller
Measure What Matters
How Google, Bono, and the Gates Foundation Rock the World with OKRs
John Doerr - Apr 24, 2018 (first published in 2017)
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Legendary venture capitalist John Doerr reveals how the goal-setting system of Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) has helped tech giants from Intel to Google achieve explosive growth--and how it can help any organization thrive. ...
Patrick Bet-David
Sep 24, 2020
A must read book by @johndoerr. It was so impactful, I had to read it twice!      source
The Ride of a Lifetime
Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company
Robert Iger - Sep 23, 2019
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A grand vision defined: The CEO of Disney, one of Time's most influential people of 2019, shares the ideas and values he embraced to reinvent one of the most beloved companies in the world and inspire the people who bring the magic to life.Robert Iger became CEO of The Walt Disney Company in 2005, during a difficult time. Competition was more inten...
Patrick Bet-David
Jun 25, 2020
I didn’t see it as a how to book. It’s more of how many companies Disney was able to acquire under his leadership team. If you’re going through any kind of M&A, this is a great book for inspiration. The stories of negationing back & forth were powerful.      source
The 5 Love Languages
The Secret to Love that Lasts
Gary Chapman - Jan 01, 2015 (first published in 1990)
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In the #1 New York Times bestseller The 5 Love Languages, you’ll discover the secret that has transformed millions of relationships worldwide. Whether your relationship is flourishing or failing, Dr. Gary Chapman’s proven approach to showing and receiving love will help you experience deeper and richer levels of intimacy with your partner—starting ...
Patrick Bet-David
May 04, 2020
@juanauribe_ Excellent book.      source
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Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?
Bonnie Bader - Dec 27, 2007
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was only 25 when he helped organize the Montgomery Bus Boycott and was soon organizing black people across the country in support of the right to vote, desegregation, and other basic civil rights. Maintaining nonviolent and peaceful tactics even when his life was threatened, King was also an advocate for the poor and spo...
Patrick Bet-David
Jan 20, 2020
@kobebryant Great recommendation. It’s a great book for adults just as much as it is for kids.      source
Psycho-Cybernetics
The Original Text of the Classic Guide to a New Life
Maxwell Maltz - Dec 06, 2016 (first published in 1960)
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A magnificent, deluxe edition of one of the greatest and top-selling self-help books ever written, suited to a lifetime of reading, rereading, notetaking, and display.Since 1960, Maxwell Maltz's Psycho-Cybernetics has sold millions of copies in dozens of editions and gained the loyalty of generations of artists, athletes, and high achievers who atr...
Patrick Bet-David
Jan 07, 2020
@RomeoRazi Bad title, great book.      source
How to Think Like a Roman Emperor
Donald Robertson - Aug 04, 2020
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"This is a wonderful and important book that anyone interested in Stoicism or in being a better leader should read." —Ryan Holiday Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius was the final famous Stoic philosopher of the ancient world. The Meditations, his personal journal, survives to this day as one of the most loved self-help and spiritual classics of all tim...
Patrick Bet-David
Dec 03, 2019
Excellent read. It’s the story of how Marcus Aurelius built his empire. His philosophies. How he endured pain. How he dealt with his temptations. How he inspired his people. Great book to read going into 2020 about building your empire.      source
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Talking to Strangers
What We Should Know about the People We Don’t Know
Apr 30, 2020 (first published in 2019)
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Brought to you by Penguin.The highly anticipated new book from Malcom Gladwell, host of the chart-topping podcast Revisionist History. With original archival interviews and musical scoring, this enhanced audiobook edition of Talking to Strangers brings Gladwell's renowned storytelling to life in his unparalleled narrating style. The routine traffic...
Patrick Bet-David
Sep 16, 2019
Another book recommendation. Talking to strangers by @Gladwell. He takes you on a roller coaster ride with every single piece of your emotion being put to use. It’s like watching a good movie with your imagination being the director and Malcom the writer. Highly recommend it.      source
Trillion Dollar Coach
The Leadership Playbook of Silicon Valley's Bill Campbell
Eric Schmidt - Apr 16, 2019
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The team behind How Google Works returns with management lessons from legendary coach and business executive, Bill Campbell, whose mentoring of some of our most successful modern entrepreneurs has helped create well over a trillion dollars in market value.Bill Campbell played an instrumental role in the growth of several prominent companies, such a...
Patrick Bet-David
May 07, 2019
Good luck trying to put this book down. A must read book by @ericschmidt, former Executive Chairman of @Google.      source
The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth
Live Them and Reach Your Potential
John C. Maxwell - Sep 02, 2014 (first published in 2012)
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Are there tried and true principles that are always certain to help a person grow? John Maxwell says the answer is yes. He has been passionate about personal development for over fifty years, and for the first time, he teaches everything he has gleaned about what it takes to reach our potential. In the way that only he can communicate, John teaches...
Patrick Bet-David
Apr 13, 2019
@MetanoiaTraject Great book!      source
Developing the Leaders Around You by John C. Maxwell
Meditations by Marcus Aurelius