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  • Summary: Cal Newport's Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World

  • By: Ant Hive Media
  • Narrated by: Doron Alon
  • Length: 17 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 39
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 29
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 29

One of the most valuable skills in our economy is becoming increasingly rare. If you master this skill, you'll achieve extraordinary results. Deep work is the ability to focus without distraction on a cognitively demanding task. It's a skill that allows you to quickly master complicated information and produce better results in less time. Deep work will make you better at what you do and provide the sense of true fulfillment that comes from craftsmanship.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Just enough to make me want to buy the whole book

  • By Michael on 02-28-17

pretty high level

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4 out of 5 stars
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3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-04-18

maybe a touch less introduction and more time spent on the content of the book.

  • The Operator

  • Firing the Shots That Killed Osama Bin Laden and My Years as a SEAL Team Warrior
  • By: Robert O'Neill
  • Narrated by: Robert O'Neill
  • Length: 9 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 8,217
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 7,495
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 7,461

Stirringly evocative, thought provoking, and often jaw dropping, The Operator ranges across SEAL Team Operator Robert O'Neill's awe-inspiring 400-mission career that included his involvement in attempts to rescue "Lone Survivor" Marcus Luttrell and abducted-by-Somali-pirates Captain Richard Phillips and culminated in those famous three shots that dispatched the world's most wanted terrorist, Osama bin Laden.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Complete inside look into the teams and the life story of a great American patriot

  • By RenegadeTM3 on 04-28-17

fantastic

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-04-18

Fantastic book! the author did a great job of narrating. I love all the details of buds training and how well he describe the psychological impacts