Tagged Dale Carnegie

How to Eliminate Worry

I don’t have the time to worry! – Winston Churchill’s on how he copes with worry and stress The remedy for worry and all the stress that follows is to get busy with something constructive. I’m listening to Dale Carnegie’s How to Stop Worrying and Start Living. It’s an amazing audio book. Just as good …

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The High Cost of Worry

Drag your thoughts away from your troubles… by the ears, by the heels, or any other way you can manage it.  -Mark Twain Worrying has an incredible cost. I estimate that through the course of an average workweek about 80% of waking time is spend worrying about something. Worry about being late for a meeting. …

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How To Win Friends And Influence People (Part III)

Listening to the audio book for How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie. Read Part 1 and Part 2 for insights from the earlier portions of the book. Here are some insights from this evening’s listening: See things always from another person’s point of view – always, try as hard as you …

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How To Win Friends – Part II

Listening to “How to Win Friends and Influence People ” by Dale Carnegie again. Here are some stream of conscious nuggets I’m picking up while listening. Read Part I for more nuggets. The best way to win an argument, is to avoid it. Quit telling people they are wrong, after all, how do you really …

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How To Win Friends

Listening to “How to Win Friends and Influence People” by Dale Carnegie (again). There are thousands of books on self-help and business leadership out there but this is definitely the one that matters. I like listening to the audio book version. It forces me to take in every word whereas in print form I end …

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