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How to Lead
Wisdom from the World's Greatest CEOs, Founders, and Game Changers
David M. Rubenstein - Sep 01, 2020
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The essential leadership playbook. Learn the principles and guiding philosophies of Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Warren Buffet, Oprah, and many others through illuminating conversations about their remarkable lives and careers. For the past five years, David M. Rubenstein—author of The American Story, visionary cofounder of The Carl...
Shashi Bellamkonda
Apr 16, 2021
This is a great book.      source
The Great Railway Bazaar
By Train Through Asia
Paul Theroux - Jun 01, 2006 (first published in 1975)
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First published in 1975, Paul Theroux's strange, unique, and hugely entertaining railway odyssey has become a modern classic of travel literature. Here Theroux recounts his early adventures on an unusual grand continental tour. Asia's fabled trains -- the Orient Express, the Khyber Pass Local, the Frontier Mail, the Golden Arrow to Kuala Lumpur, th...
Shashi Bellamkonda
Apr 09, 2021
I loved the books - The Great Indian Railway Bazaar and the Old Patagonia Express The Economist Asks: Paul Theroux      source
The Old Patagonian Express
By Train Through the Americas
Paul Theroux - Nov 07, 1989 (first published in 1979)
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A witty sharply observed journey down the length of North and South America.Beginning his journey in Boston, where he boarded the subway commuter train, and catching trains of all kinds on the way, Paul Theroux tells of his voyage from ice-bound Massachusetts and Illinois to the arid plateau of Argentina's most southerly tip. Sweating and shivering...
Shashi Bellamkonda
Apr 09, 2021
I loved the books - The Great Indian Railway Bazaar and the Old Patagonia Express The Economist Asks: Paul Theroux      source
Forgiving What You Can't Forget
Discover How to Move On, Make Peace with Painful Memories, and Create a Life That’s Beautiful Again
Lysa Terkeurst - Nov 17, 2020
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*#1 New York Times Bestseller*You deserve to stop suffering because of what other people have done to you.Have you ever felt stuck in a cycle of unresolved pain, playing offenses over and over in your mind? You know you can't go on like this, but you don't know what to do next. Lysa TerKeurst has wrestled through this journey. But in surprising way...
Shashi Bellamkonda
Jan 30, 2021
This book by @LysaTerKeurst has a great message. "Forgiving can seem impossible when the other person has not just affected a season of our life but affected us deeply every day since. Unchangeable wounds feel so very unforgivable"      source
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
A George Smiley Novel
John le Carré - Mar 31, 2020 (first published in 1974)
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From the New York Times bestselling author of A Legacy of Spies. John le Carré's new novel, Agent Running in the Field, is coming October 2019.The man he knew as "Control" is dead, and the young Turks who forced him out now run the Circus. But George Smiley isn't quite ready for retirement--especially when a pretty, would-be defector surfaces with ...
Shashi Bellamkonda
Dec 13, 2020
Tinker, Taylor, Soldier, Spy and the Spy Who Came In from the Cold. India in the 70's these John Le Carré books fascinated us. Sad to hear of his passing @sarahlyall      source
The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
John le Carré - Jul 04, 2019 (first published in 1963)
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In this classic, John le Carre's third novel and the first to earn him international acclaim, he created a world unlike any previously experienced in suspense fiction. With unsurpassed knowledge culled from his years in British Intelligence, le Carre brings to light the shadowy dealings of international espionage in the tale of a British agent who ...
Shashi Bellamkonda
Dec 13, 2020
Tinker, Taylor, Soldier, Spy and the Spy Who Came In from the Cold. India in the 70's these John Le Carré books fascinated us. Sad to hear of his passing @sarahlyall      source
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The Catalyst
How to Change Anyone's Mind
Jonah Berger - Mar 10, 2020
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From the author of New York Times bestsellers Contagious and Invisible Influence comes a revolutionary approach to changing anyone’s mind.Everyone has something they want to change. Marketers want to change their customers’ minds and leaders want to change organizations. Start-ups want to change industries and nonprofits want to change the world. B...
Shashi Bellamkonda
Dec 06, 2020
I loved the book. To make people change their mind, don't push. Persuade and remove barriers to change. Very useful when you think of your #marketing #adcopy      source
How To Stop Worrying And Start Living
Dale Carnegie - Oct 05, 2020 (first published in 1944)
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The book 'How to stop worrying & start living' suggest many ways to conquer worry and lead a wonderful life.The book mentions fundamental facts to know about worry and magic formula for solving worry-some situations.Psychologists & Doctors' view:Worry can make even the most stolid person ill.Worry may cause nervous breakdown.Worry can even cause to...
Shashi Bellamkonda
Nov 24, 2020
I love @DaleCarnegie the book was a great positive influence on my life      source
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In Search of Excellence
Lessons from America's Best-Run Companies
Thomas J. Peters - Feb 07, 2006 (first published in 1982)
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The "Greatest Business Book of All Time" (Bloomsbury UK), In Search of Excellence has long been a must-have for the boardroom, business school, and bedside table.Based on a study of forty-three of America's best-run companies from a diverse array of business sectors, In Search of Excellence describes eight basic principles of management -- action-s...
Shashi Bellamkonda
Aug 08, 2020
Awesome! Looking forward to hearing this episode. @tom_peters changed my life with his books: In Search of Excellence and The Pursuit of Wow      source
Organized into more than 200 thought- and action-provoking elements—from the importance of clean trucks and bathrooms to conversations with entrepreneurs creating new markets—Tom Peters, bestselling management guru offers a practical guide to impractical times. In The Pursuit of Wow!, Tom Peters offers readers the words, the tools, to survive in tu...
Shashi Bellamkonda
Aug 08, 2020
Awesome! Looking forward to hearing this episode. @tom_peters changed my life with his books: In Search of Excellence and The Pursuit of Wow      source
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Unlocked
Discover how to embrace the unexpected
Madelyn Blair - Oct 09, 2019
Nothing is more constant today than frequent and fast change. If you struggle or freeze when the unexpected occurs, feel obsolete, or become flummoxed when you meet ambiguity, this book is for you. In Unlocked, connect with people who have lives that overcome challenges, lives that have been reinvented, lives of success. In Unlocked, discover pract...
Shashi Bellamkonda
Aug 07, 2020
Great book for the time we are in, and maybe overcoming the next unexpected challenge @madelynblair      source
Nothing Is Wrong and Here Is Why by Alexandra Petri
Roots by Alex Haley
Shoe Dog by Phil Knight