Good Advice From Bad People
Selected Wisdom From Murderers, Stock Swindlers, and Lance ArmstrongBook - 2014
The world is full of people telling you how to live your life. Sometimes the advice-givers fall ever-so-slightly short themselves. Bestselling author Zac Bissonnette has gathered more than seventy-five jaw-dropping gems, including risk-management advice from the man who triggered the world s largest hedge fund collapse and tips from gay-prostitute-patronizing pastor Ted Haggard on how to build a marriage that lasts a lifetime. The result will keep you smiling while you glean all the wisdom you need to build the life you want . . . if only you can follow it better than the people who gave it. When you know what you are talking about, others will follow you, because it s safe to follow you. Lehman Brothers CEO Richard Fuld, 2006 I think the most important thing is restore a sense of idealism and end the cynicism. future Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich, 2002 The day you take complete responsibility for yourself, the day you stop making any excuse, that s the day you start to
Publisher: New York, New York :, Portfolio/Penguin,, 2014.
Branch Call Number: 818.602 Bissonne 05/2014
Characteristics: xii, 196 pages :,illustrations ;,18 cm