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Love, Lies, and Deception
L.P. Dover
Free Market Revolution: How Ayn Rand's Ideas Can End Big Government
Yaron Brook, Don Watkins
Confessions of a Corporate Slut
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The Bliss Balance - Create Success, Peace, and Happiness in Your Life
Rebekah Harkness
Ocean of Fear
Helen Hanson
Outliers: The Story of Success - Malcolm Gladwell I enjoyed parts of this book, while others seemed a bit boring or repetitious. He often states that it takes 10,000 to become proficient enough to become a star in any chosen field. He also goes into how the year or even month of your birth is very important. Canadian hockey players are most successful when they are born in January, as they are the older players on a team and when young, those few extra months they have over their peers make a world of difference.

He also points out that people like Bill Gates were born in the right year, and how he really got into computers before most of us and hence, had his 10,000 hours in early...