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  • The Power of Ambition

  • Unleashing the Conquering Drive Within You!
  • By: Jim Rohn
  • Narrated by: Jim Rohn
  • Length: 6 hrs and 31 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 3,458
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 3,027
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 3,000

Ambition can be a powerful force for good in our lives. But only if it is legitimate. Sometimes misinterpreted and often misunderstood, ambition - true ambition - is not a selfish quality. It is not another word for ruthless; it is not something to be shunned or subdued. Legitimate ambition is an honorable trait. At its very best, our ambition serves us and other people. In fact, pursuing your ambition is one of the most selfless things you can do.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Amazing

  • By Larry Carnahan on 08-20-15

Outstanding!!

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Reviewed: 11-21-18

Wish he were around today to share knowledge on these challenging times. He's the best!!!

  • How to Stop Worrying and Start Living

  • Time-Tested Methods for Conquering Worry
  • By: Dale Carnegie
  • Narrated by: Andrew MacMillan
  • Length: 10 hrs and 8 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4,449
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,327
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,316

Through Dale Carnegie's seven-million-copy best seller, recently revised, millions of people have been helped to overcome the worry habit. Dale Carnegie offers a set of practical formulas you can put to work today, formulas that will last a lifetime!

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Excellent Read

  • By C. M. on 03-08-09

Okay

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Reviewed: 05-25-18

Most was good but too much talk about god and jesus. Would've been much better without.

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  • Think and Grow Rich

  • By: Napoleon Hill
  • Narrated by: Erik Synnestvedt
  • Length: 9 hrs and 35 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 15,101
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12,385
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12,319

Think and Grow Rich is the number-one inspirational and motivational classic for individuals who are interested in furthering their lives and reaching their goals by learning from important figures in history. The text read in this audiobook is the original 1937 edition written by Napoleon Hill and inspired by Andrew Carnegie - and while it has often been reproduced, no updated version has ever been able to compete with the original.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Classic Book, 21st Century Version Better

  • By Razvan Rogoz on 12-29-12

Good

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Reviewed: 04-29-18

Agreed with most but not all of this. 30 types of failure I really love.

  • The Born to Win Seminar

  • By: Zig Ziglar
  • Narrated by: Zig Ziglar
  • Length: 15 hrs and 3 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 888
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 796
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 791

In just 48 hours, your untapped greatness becomes visible. Your surest path to success is revealed. We're confident in this. Because that's precisely what tens of thousands of people have done who had the fortune to attend Zig Ziglar's 25-year-running and perpetually sold-out Born to Win seminar. Today, Zig Ziglar's legendary Born to Win seminar comes alive once again to inspire a whole new generation of achievers.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • amazing

  • By myrna hammond on 11-03-16

Good but?

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Reviewed: 04-16-18

I like everything except the god talk and the Zig singers. Besides that there's allot of knowledge.

  • The Ultimate Dale Carnegie Library

  • By: Dale Carnegie Training
  • Narrated by: Dale Carnegie Training
  • Length: 8 hrs and 45 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 77
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 60
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 62

In The Ultimate Dale Carnegie Library, you will have unprecedented access to some of the classic sessions presented in all Nightingale-Conant's Dale Carnegie programs. Here, in one collection, you'll have access to all of Dale Carnegie's famous ideas on strengthening your people skills, enhancing your communication skills and public speaking ability, developing leadership skills, building greater self-confidence, improving your attitude, and reducing stress.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • By Martin on 12-28-17

Great but....

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Reviewed: 04-03-18

I wish we could've heard more from the man himself. Great though. That's my only complaint.

  • The Ultimate Jim Rohn Library

  • By: Jim Rohn
  • Narrated by: Jim Rohn
  • Length: 11 hrs and 23 mins
  • Original Recording
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    5 out of 5 stars 1,202
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 1,058
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 1,052

So, what is it about Jim Rohn that has made him so tremendously effective in teaching others how to become so massively successful? The answer is he has a unique way of helping you discover that you are so much more capable and powerful than you have ever imagined. This is a breakthrough body of work from this world-renowned success philosopher, teacher, and motivator. Nightingale-Conant has compiled and distilled his most thought-provoking, income-generating, and fulfillment-producing ideas into 10 easy-to-listen-to-and-apply modules.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Priceless

  • By anteaky on 04-13-18

5 stars

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Reviewed: 03-21-18

Great. Jim Rohn is an icon. So much knowledge that can benefit us all. Wow

  • Twi Phase 1, Units 1-10

  • Learn to Speak and Understand Twi with Pimsleur Language Programs
  • By: Pimsleur
  • Narrated by: Pimsleur
  • Length: 3 hrs and 59 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6

This Compact course provides an introduction to Twi with ten thirty-minute lessons of spoken language practice. With this product you start from zero, learning first survival phrases and vocabulary, then progressing to speaking and understanding at a functional level. Every lesson contains an introductory conversation, and isolated vocabulary and structures, as well as full practice for all vocabulary introduced.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Very helpful

  • By Darryl Moore on 07-25-15

Good but?????

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Reviewed: 02-08-18

Never tried Pimsleur Approach before. This is the audio book yet they kept asking to look at book I don't have. Will order Pimsleur Approach book version.

  • How to Remember Names and Faces

  • Master the Art of Memorizing Anyone's Name
  • By: Dale Carnegie
  • Narrated by: Jason McCoy
  • Length: 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 113
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    4 out of 5 stars 102
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 100

Inside you will discover simple but powerful mind tricks that work for everybody to instantly stop forgetting and start remembering the names of the people you meet. This stuff works, and it's fun to use! Having the ability to remember people's names will give you a new level of personal confidence. You'll be admired and respected. People will naturally trust you more easily and you'll wield more influence with them.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • This book is short and that's a good thing

  • By John Robert Elie Wilford on 09-14-17

Critical Information

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Reviewed: 01-17-18

Short but sweet. EXTREMELY important remembering names & faces in your everyday personal and professional life.

  • How to Win Friends & Influence People

  • By: Dale Carnegie
  • Narrated by: Andrew MacMillan
  • Length: 7 hrs and 15 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 55,358
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 43,621
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 43,336

You can go after the job you want...and get it! You can take the job you have...and improve it! You can take any situation you're in...and make it work for you!

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • This is well worth listening too! Main points are.

  • By Ralph on 10-21-11

Most POWERFUL Book I've EVER Read!

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Reviewed: 01-02-18

5 stars. Teaches the single most important skill anyone can possess yet most will die ignorant on. Human relations. Follow these principles for success!

  • The Art of War

  • By: Sun Tzu
  • Narrated by: Aidan Gillen
  • Length: 1 hr and 7 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8,112
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7,024
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6,915

The 13 chapters of The Art of War, each devoted to one aspect of warfare, were compiled by the high-ranking Chinese military general, strategist, and philosopher Sun-Tzu. In spite of its battlefield specificity, The Art of War has found new life in the modern age, with leaders in fields as wide and far-reaching as world politics, human psychology, and corporate strategy finding valuable insight in its timeworn words.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Aidan Gillen needs to narrate more books

  • By Angelina PM on 04-14-15

Nice

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Reviewed: 01-02-18

Short but sweet knowledge. Sun Tzu needless to say was a genius! Wow he is something.