B Duché

Biography

Born and raised in France, Benoît Duché lived in New York where he directed a famous French haute couture house in North America, in the early eighties. As Vice President and Director of this prestigious 'griffe', he managed all women’s and men’s fashion operations, negotiating contracts with manufacturers and distributors as well as personally handling advertising and PR programs.

Previously, after studying management in France, he worked in market research and advertising in Paris with large accounts, then created his own company where he developed computer graphics and websites as well as conception, realisation and editing of documentary and commissioned films for corporations and public organisations.

While directing films for UNESCO in Africa, he created the ‘Values Based Micro Credit’ (VBMC) in Congo with the particularity of an interest paid in time by women who share the values (responsibility, honesty, respect…) that they have implemented in their new activity.

As an artist he exhibited in 2007 some of his watercolours at the gallery Etienne de Causans, rue de Seine, in Paris and granted the profits to the VBMC in Congo.

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Books

Repenser l'Impensable
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: French. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
Un plaisir de vie durable avec le pouvoir de ma conscience. Conserver le plaisir de la vie, le savourer, et transformer simplement son expression. En d'autres termes, je redécouvre le vrai plaisir de vivre. L'harmonie est un pouvoir. Se comprendre soi-même est un pouvoir. Être doux et clair avec soi est un pouvoir. Ce genre de pouvoir-là.
To Rethink the Unthinkable
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
A “sustainable pleasure of life” with the power of my consciousness. Keep the life of pleasure. Just transform its expression. In other words, rediscover my true pleasure of living. Harmony is power. Understanding the self is power. Being kind yet clear with myself is power. Meditation has taught me two things: First lightness and second, being carefree. No worry.
To Act and Let go
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Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
Yes, I know, pretty much everything has been written on the topic. The concept of “Let go” has become a very fashionable cliché, with its own role plays, coaches and broadcasts. When should I let go? In which situation? To begin with, I can improve two powers that we all have in ourselves, at different levels: Discernment and Detachment. They go well together.
The Telescope
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Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
The world seen from the sky or another vision of God. A God who is not a 'Cecil B. DeMil miracle maker', who is not everywhere and in everything, who doesn’t decide everything that happens to the world and who didn’t create the earth or the stars.
La Longuevue
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Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: French. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Le monde vu du ciel ou une autre vision de Dieu qui n'est pas un faiseur de miracles à la Cecil B. DeMil, qui n'est pas partout et en tout, qui ne décide pas de tout ce qui arrive dans le monde et qui n'a créé ni la terre ni les étoiles.
Je Médite
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: French. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
Je médite. Je pourrais prier, aussi bien. Mais prier, c'est demander. Ou implorer. Ou bien, c'est réciter. Je n'ai aucune envie de réciter. J'ai suffisamment récité toutes ces années d'enfance. Qu'en ai-je retenu? Après m'être bien éclaté et avoir même connu mon quart d'heure de gloire relative, je ressentis en même temps le besoin d'autre chose. Quoi ? Je ne savais pas.
Agir et Lâcher prise
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Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: French. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
Je sais, le sujet est très bateau. La tarte à la crème du “lâcher-prise”, devenu très à la mode, fournit maintenant ses propres “coaches”. En même temps, un bateau peut en cacher un autre ! Car, dans quelle situation doit-on lâcher prise? Comment savoir? En cultivant deux pouvoirs : Discernement et détachement.
I Meditate
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
I meditate. Yes, I know, I might as well pray. But praying is asking. Or begging. Or else, it’s reciting. I don’t feel like reciting. After enjoying quite a lot of fun, even experiencing my own 15 minutes in the game of “money, power and fame”, I felt a need for something else. What was it? I didn’t know...

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