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Dave Ramsey’s The Total Money Makeover: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / money management, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a Summary of Dave Ramsey’s book, 'The Total Money Makeover'. It is based on his personal life experiences, since he became a millionaire and then four years after that became bankrupt. He says that before a problem can be solved, a person has to admit that there is a problem. This summary is aimed for those who don't have the current time to devour all 257 pages.
Gavin de Becker’s The Gift of Fear Survival Signals That Protect Us From Violence | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
True fear is a gift. Unwarranted fear is a curse. Learn how to tell the difference. A date won't take "no" for an answer. The threat of violence surrounds us every day. But we can protect ourselves, by learning to trust—and act on—our gut instincts. Learn to spot the danger signals others miss. It might just save your life.
Robert Cialdini's Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consumerism, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a Summary of Robert Cialdini's Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert Cialdini. The book is an authoritative work on the art of persuasion. It discusses the mental attitudes that make you say “yes,” and, more importantly, explains how to use these. About the Author Ant Hive Media reads every chapter, We do the work so you can understand the book in minutes, not hours.
Marie Kondo's The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Made for those who find themselves drowning in clutter, The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo is a must have. What makes this book special is that it delivers a whole new approach called the KonMari method when decluttering, arranging and storing items..
David D. Burns’ Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a Summary of David D. Burns’ Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy The good news is that anxiety, guilt, pessimism, procrastination, low self-esteem, and other ′black holes′ of depression can be cured without drugs. In Feeling Good, David D. Burns, M.D. outlines the remarkable techniques that will immediately lift your spirits and help you develop a positive outlook on life.
Michael D Watkin’s The First 90 Days: Proven Strategies for Getting Up to Speed Faster and Smarter Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is a summary of Michael D Watkin’s The First 90 Days: Proven Strategies for Getting Up to Speed Faster and Smarter Whether you’re starting a new job, being promoted from within, embarking on an overseas assignment, or being tapped as CEO, how you manage your transition will determine whether you succeed or fail. Use this book as your trusted guide.
Jocko Willink and Leif Babin's Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This summary of Jocko Willink and Leif Babin's Extreme Ownership details the attitudes and principles Navy SEAL teams develop to achieve their extreme combat mission goals, and how they can be applied to any organization or team.
Grant Cardone’s The 10X Rule: The Only Difference Between Success and Failure | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a Summary of Grant Cardone’s The 10X Rule: The Only Difference Between Success and Failure While most people operate with only three degrees of action-no action, retreat, or normal action-if you're after big goals, you don't want to settle for the ordinary. To reach the next level, you must understand the coveted 4th degree of action. This 4th degree is also know as the 10 X Rule.
Nine Stories: A Reader's Guide to the J.D. Salinger Story Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
With this new guide to J.D. Salinger's Nine Stories you will have an even greater understanding of these classic stories, avoid confusion, and unravel the mysteries Salinger included in the text. Included in this guide: a biography of author J.D. Salinger, a look at the book's context, its literary elements, detailed story summaries, analysis, and suggestions for essays, all in a concise format.
Carol Dweck's Mindset: The New Psychology of Success Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / investing
This is a Summary of Carol Dweck's Mindset: The New Psychology of Success. Dweck reveals how a simple idea about the brain can create a love of learning and a resilience that is the basis of great accomplishment in every area.
The Catcher in the Rye: A Reader's Guide to the J.D. Salinger Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This new guide to The Catcher in the Rye will give you an even greater understanding of the book. Included in this guide: a biography of author J.D. Salinger, a look at the book's context, its literary elements, detailed chapter summaries, analysis, and suggestions for essays. This is the definitive guide to The Catcher in the Rye, and guaranteed to add to your enjoyment of this classic story
Chris Voss & Tahl Raz’s Never Split The Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Negotiating, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Never Split the Difference takes you inside the world of high-stakes negotiations, revealing the skills that helped him and his colleagues succeed where it mattered most: saving lives. In this practical guide, he shares the nine effective principles—counter-intuitive tactics and strategies—you too can use to become more persuasive in both your professional and personal life.
Eric Ries’ The Lean Startup How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
This is a summary of Eric Ries’ The Lean Startup How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses Most startups fail. But many of those failures are preventable. The Lean Startup is a new approach being adopted across the globe, changing the way companies are built and new products are launched.
Ben Horowitz’s The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » New business enterprises, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Ben Horowitz, cofounder of Andreessen Horowitz and one of Silicon Valley's most respected and experienced entrepreneurs, offers essential advice on building and running a startup—practical wisdom for managing the toughest problems business school doesn’t cover.
Atul Gawande's Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This is a Summary of Atul Gawande's Being Mortal, where this bestselling author tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending.
Henry Cloud & John Townsend’s Boundaries When to Say Yes, How to Say No to Take Control of Your Life Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Relationships, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a summary of Henry Cloud & John Townsend’s #1 Best Seller: Boundaries When to Say Yes, How to Say No to Take Control of Your Life Having clear boundaries is essential to a healthy, balanced lifestyle. Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend offer biblically-based answers to tough questions, showing us how to set healthy boundaries with our parents, spouses, children, frien
W. Chan Kim & Renée A. Mauborgne’s Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested Market Space And Make the Competition Irrelevant | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Strategic planning, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This global bestseller, embraced by organizations and industries worldwide, challenges everything you thought you knew about the requirements for strategic success. Now updated with fresh content from the authors, Blue Ocean Strategy argues that cutthroat competition results in nothing but a bloody red ocean of rivals fighting over a shrinking profit pool
Rick Warren’s The Purpose Driven Life: What on Earth Am I Here For? | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
This book has transformed millions of lives. Are you ready for a change? The Purpose Driven Life has been translated into eighty-five different languages and has become the “Bestselling non-fiction hardback book in history” according to Publisher’s Weekly, all because of the Christ-centered approach the book takes to answering life’s most fundamental question: What on earth am I here for?
Barrett & Allison's Trim Healthy Mama Plan: The Easy-Does-It Approach to Vibrant Health and a Slim Waistline Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a Summary of Barrett & Allison's TRIM HEALTHY MAMA PLAN; a revolutionary program that can be tailored to all age groups and allows you to lose weight and keep it off in a healthy manner.
Kelly Brogan, MD and Kristin Loberg’s A Mind of Your Own: The Truth About Depression and How Women Can Heal Their Bodies to Reclaim Their Lives | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
A Mind of Your Own offers an achievable, step-by-step 30-day action plan—including powerful dietary interventions, targeted nutrient support, detoxification, sleep, and stress reframing techniques—women can use to heal their bodies, alleviate inflammation, and feel like themselves again without a single prescription.

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