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Get the Life You Want Audiobook

Get the Life You Want: The Secrets to Quick and Lasting Life Change with Neuro-Linguistic Programming

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Publisher's Summary

When people and therapists alike have a problem they can't fix, they call Richard Bandler because he delivers--often with miraculous results. Hailed as one of the greatest geniuses in the field of personal change, and the father of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Richard Bandler has helped tens of thousands of people around the globe rid themselves of 'incurable' phobias, fears, anxieties, addictions, negative habits, and past traumas often in a single session. Get the Life You Want is Richard Bandler at his best, sharing his remarkable insights, his controversial signature wit, and more than 35 time-tested NLP techniques that will bring about quick and lasting change in every area of your life, from breaking free of toxic or non-productive relationships, to delivering business presentations without a knot in your stomach, to quitting smoking for good.

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©2008 Richard Bandler; (P)2009 Audible, Inc.

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    Ginger 09-24-16
    Ginger 09-24-16
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    "Good subject, snarky narrator"

    I love this subject, but had a difficult time listening to it. The narrator sounded snarky and sarcastic to me. I thought I could tolerate him but I became very uncomfortable when the subject matter was serious or sensitive. He simply sounded insensitive, sarcastic or flippant. I just couldn't tolerate his narration. Perhaps I will buy the book in text.

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    Scott K. Paramore provo 09-04-16
    Scott K. Paramore provo 09-04-16 Member Since 2016

    Center Your Heart through spititual books

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    "Richard Bandler is a genius"

    As a practitioner of NLP, I search for everything I can find to better my skills. This book simply explains a most powerful view that there is a program to our thoughts, emotions and actions that CAN be altered for the best, in short order. Years of counciling is not needed in many cases.

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    Amazon Customer SUGAR LAND, TEXAS, US 08-02-16
    Amazon Customer SUGAR LAND, TEXAS, US 08-02-16 Member Since 2016
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    "Dynamite"

    it was well-versed and had many ideas that everyday people can use in their lives. the author writes in such a way that you feel as if he is talking to you simply and directly. He put in interesting comical moments. I will listen to it probably at least 10 times and Implement these ideas.

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    Velton Showell Florida 03-30-16
    Velton Showell Florida 03-30-16

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    "Life Changing"
    What made the experience of listening to Get the Life You Want the most enjoyable?

    I am a speaker who works with sales professionals, business owners and managers. The principles in this amazing book will help me understand better the dynamics of people by understanding myself better, therefore improving my ability to relay my messages.


    What other book might you compare Get the Life You Want to and why?

    Shift Your Brilliance
    Leaders Eat Last
    Think and Grow Rich


    What does Mark Morgann bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    A very good pace in relaying the messages outlined in the book.


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?

    Change makes you want to hustle!


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    Dr. Temeca L. Richardson 03-25-16 Member Since 2008
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    "Making lasting change."

    Great book on making lasting changes in your life. Great exercises that really can help.

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    Candace L. Young Vermillion, SD 02-02-15
    Candace L. Young Vermillion, SD 02-02-15 Member Since 2015

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    "love it"

    I listen to this audio book over and over again. I love the narrator's voice and how enthusiastic he sounds about the book. Also appreciate Richard Bandler's techniques!

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    Juan Pablo Rojas 01-06-15 Member Since 2014
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    "Great book! highly recommended"

    Great Audio book, the narrator was good too. Great NLP exercises to improve in any aspect of tour life.

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    Chris PORTLAND, OREGON, United States 12-22-13
    Chris PORTLAND, OREGON, United States 12-22-13

    I am 26 year old factory worker with a lot of time on my hands, looking to improve myself.

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    What did you love best about Get the Life You Want?

    This is 20 + years of collecting data on behavior patterns. Richard bandler will guide you through NLP.


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    Sandra 04-24-13
    Sandra 04-24-13

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    "book of the master in NLP"
    What did you love best about Get the Life You Want?

    INFORMATION QUALITY


    What other book might you compare Get the Life You Want to and why?

    you can compare just with the same author.


    Which character – as performed by Mark Morgann – was your favorite?

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    Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

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    Any additional comments?

    worth while, serious book,takes time to practice.good luck

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Tina Tipton Camarillo, CA, United States 08-30-12
    Tina Tipton Camarillo, CA, United States 08-30-12 Member Since 2013

    RPG, history and movie fan

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    "PDF files should be provided of key lists"
    Would you recommend this book to a friend? Why or why not?

    I would recommend the book to a friend, but probably not this audiobook. Lists that are essential for key steps are not provided, diluting the helpfulness.


    Which scene was your favorite?

    There isn't really a scene in the book. But there are helpful steps to deal with phobias and mindsets.


    Any additional comments?

    I will try to return this book, as the audiobook does not provide all the content from the printed book, and this is a major disadvantage and dis-service to the listeners.

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    HONITON, United Kingdom
    11/30/11
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    "An excellent and practical 'self help' book"

    Although some reviewers have said that they don't like the delivery of the narrator, this is a really helpful book. It gives the listener practical techniques to change unhelpful behaviours- unlike many NLP books that give techniques without a context, this guides you through techniques step by step.
    Something useful to have on your ipod in the morning before work to start your day with inspiration!

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    Goole, United Kingdom
    7/13/13
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    "Just Wow"
    Would you listen to Get the Life You Want again? Why?

    Well, it's a Richard Bandler, right? He's creator of NLP. Who will teach You better, than the inventor?


    What did you like best about this story?

    Lots of simple technics, which are very effective in improving Your daily life. It's all about interpretation of events and understanding Your mind.


    Which scene did you most enjoy?

    Best was woman, which couldn't recognize, what is real memory, what is her imagination. Thanks to simple technic, author removed her issue in a few minutes. It's massive!!


    Did you have an emotional reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    This is the book I'll be returning many times in my life. Everytime I start listening I have smile on my face.


    Any additional comments?

    This is the book, that influence Your life, ether You want to, or not. Worth of reading.

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    Blantyre, United Kingdom
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    "Logic to the extreme"

    i dont normally feel compelled to write a review of a book, but this one just wound me up. The author seeks to apply the same simplified logic to every conceivable situation. Its just not credible. In every situation the solution to your problem is to think logically about why you feel the way you feel, why it's ridiculous to feel that way and then say to yourself, I'm being silly, I should think differently about that! Hey presto phobia solved! I just dont buy into it. Sorry.

    6 of 13 people found this review helpful

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