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    • Summary of Principles: Life and Work by Ray Dalio

    • In-Depth Analysis and Evaluation of Main Points
    • By: better.me
    • Narrated by: Erich Bailey
    • Length: 2 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This summary contains the essential teachings and important critiques from the original copy. Ray Dalio has been called both "the Steve Jobs of investing" and "the philosopher king of the financial universe". In Principles: Life and Work, Ray Dalio shares what he's learned over the course of his remarkable career. He argues that life, management, economics, and investing can all be systematized into rules and understood like machines.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Avoid the Summary

    • By Ford H on 04-24-18

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Summary of 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos by Jordan B. Peterson

    • Analysis of the Main Points and Considerations
    • By: better.me
    • Narrated by: Joe Wosik
    • Length: 47 mins
    • Unabridged
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    What does the nervous system of the lowly lobster have to tell us about standing up straight and about success in life? Why did ancient Egyptians worship the capacity to pay careful attention as the highest of gods? What dreadful paths do people tread when they become resentful, arrogant, and vengeful? Dr. Peterson journeys broadly, discussing discipline, freedom, adventure, and responsibility, distilling the world's wisdom into 12 practical and profound rules for life. 12 Rules for Life shatters the modern commonplaces of science, faith, and human nature.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
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    • By Amazon Customer on 05-07-18

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Summary of Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress by Steven Pinker

    • By: better me
    • Narrated by: Thomas Pedrosa
    • Length: 1 hr and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Please note: This is a summary, analysis, and review of the book and not the original book. This book is meant for great companionship to the original book or to simply get the gist of the original book. Understand the key concepts of Steven Pinker's Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress with this concise guide. This is a summary from better.me, initiated to provide knowledge for people who crave development.

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    • Summary of Misbehaving: The Making of Behavioral Economics by Richard Thaler

    • With In-Depth Analysis and Information
    • By: better.me
    • Narrated by: Joe Wosik
    • Length: 2 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    In Misbehaving: The Making of Behavioral Economics, Nobel laureate Richard H. Thaler has spent his career studying the radical notion that the central agents in the economy are humans - predictable, error-prone individuals. Misbehaving is his arresting, frequently hilarious account of the struggle to bring an academic discipline back down to earth - and change the way we think about economics, ourselves, and our world.

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    • Summary of Nudge: Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth, and Happiness

    • By: Cass R. Sunstein, better.me, Richard H. Thaler
    • Narrated by: Bridger Conklin
    • Length: 1 hr and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    In Nudge: Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth, and Happiness by Richard Thaler and Cass Sunstein, the authors provide information on how the configuration of the places in which we make decisions influences our choices. The quantity that we eat depends on the size of our plate, the foods we pick in the cafeteria depends on where they are placed at an eye level. However, the same tendency also affects decisions with more significant consequences.

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    • Summary of Win Bigly: Persuasion in a World Where Facts Don't Matter

    • With In-Depth Analysis of the Main Points/Contents
    • By: better.me
    • Narrated by: Danny Hughes
    • Length: 1 hr and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This summary contains the essential teachings and important critiques from the original copy. "If you watched the entire election cycle and concluded that Trump was nothing but a lucky clown, you missed one of the most important perceptual shifts in the history of humankind. I'll fix that for you in this book." Adams was one of the earliest public figures to predict Trump’s win. The mainstream media regarded Trump as a novelty and a sideshow. But Adams recognized in Trump a level of persuasion you only see once in a generation.

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    • Summary of Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

    • With In-Depth Analysis of the Main Points
    • By: better me
    • Narrated by: Joe Farinacci
    • Length: 2 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
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    What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There’s no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed astrophysicist and best-selling author Neil deGrasse Tyson. But today, few of us have time to contemplate the cosmos. So, Tyson brings the universe down to Earth succinctly and clearly, with sparkling wit, in tasty chapters consumable anytime and anywhere in your busy day. Please note: This is a summary, analysis, and review of the book and not the original book.

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    • Summary: You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life by Jen Sincero

    • By: better.me
    • Narrated by: Joseph Wosik
    • Length: 1 hr and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Via chapters such as "Your Brain Is Your B---h", "Fear Is for Suckers" and "My Subconscious Made Me Do It", Sincero takes you on a wild joy ride to your own transformation, helping you create the money, relationships, career, and general all-around awesomeness you so desire. And should you be one of those people who would rather take a bullet than get busted with a self-help book in your hands, fear not. Sincero, a former skeptic herself, delivers the goods minus the New-Age cheese, giving even the snarkiest of poo-pooers exactly what they need to get out of their ruts.

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    • Summary of Buddha's Brain: The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love, and Wisdom

    • By: better me
    • Narrated by: David Satterlee
    • Length: 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Summary of Buddha's Brain: The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love, and Wisdom. Please note: This is a summary, analysis, and review of the book and not the original book. This book is meant for a great companionship of the original book or to simply get the gist of the original book. Understand the key concepts of the book with this concise guide. A summary from better.me, initiated to provide knowledge for people who crave development. This book is an accessible knowledge base for a fair price and without any risks. 

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Summary of Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg McKeown

    • By: better.me
    • Narrated by: Joseph Wosik
    • Length: 1 hr and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Please note: This is a summary, analysis, and review of the book and not the original book. Have you ever felt the urge to declutter your work life? Do you often find yourself stretched too thin? The way out is the Way of the Essentialist. Essentialism is not one more thing - it’s a whole new way of doing everything. A must-hear for any leader, manager, or individual who wants to do less, but better, and declutter and organize their own their lives, Essentialism is a movement whose time has come.

    Regular price: $6.95