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10 years later: Re-doing my crazy project to read 52 of the best business/entrepreneur books in 52 weeks, and post a weekly review here in English!

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“You wasted $150,000 on an education you coulda got for a buck fifty in late charges at the public library.” – Will Hunting (played by Matt Damon), Good Will Hunting First of all I want to introduce myself to those who don’t know me: I am Olivier Roland, I’m 36, I’m French and I’ve been […]

Psychology & Communication

Getting More: How You Can Negotiate to Succeed in Work and Life

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Summary of “Getting more”: Negotiate in different ways: concentrate on the opposite, anticipate, practice and achieve more, it will change your life! By Stuart Diamond, 2012, 416 pages The original title is “Getting More: How You Can Negotiate to Succeed in Work and Life” The 12 principles of the Getting More Method 1. Objectives are […]

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Interview: Ludovic

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Olivier had the opportunity to meet Ludovic recently, who has had an extraordinary career and leads a great lifestyle. Here is his interview, in podcast and written form. Interview: Ludovic, 22 years old, self-taught, 4 months of work per year Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 38:38 — 35.4MB) Subscribe to the podcast […]

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Writing a bestseller

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Writing a bestseller : What I learned while training with James Patterson, Dan Brown, and Malcom Gladwell 18 months… I took 18 months to finalize my manuscript. What began as a practical guide of about 200 pages has, over time, turned into a non-fiction thriller, practically a 520-page coming-of-age novel. You can’t imagine the strength […]