The Free Amazon Kindle book Team Secrets Of The Navy Seals seems appropriate on the occasion of Osama Bin Laden’s death. No, the book does not give secrets on how to hunt down and kill fugitive masterminds, but gives lessons on leadership for an aggressive business environment.
Team Secrets of the Navy SEALs is written especially for business professionals who want to make it in today’s extremely aggressive business environment. No force or unit has ever had more success than the SEALs. Author Robert Needham uses the lessons he’s learned as a Navy SEAL to guide the reader through the role of being or becoming a leader.
Tales of the Revolution: True Stories of People who are Poking the Box and Making a Difference
Early in March, The Domino Project published Seth Godin’s Poke the Box. We Immediately received stories about people taking initiative in their own lives – doing things differently at work or with their families, taking initiative in places they were scared to. Prompted by the number of inspiring stories we received, we launched Tales of the Revolution, profiling examples of passionate self-starters who regularly went above and beyond to make a difference by doing. This free Kindle edition is a sampling of the hundreds of stories we received. Each one could be just the right inspiration for you to keep poking. The Domino Project April, 2011.
Another free Kindle book. Do the Work by Steven Pressfield, author of The Legend of Bagger Vance.
Could you be getting in your way of producing great work? Have you started a project but never finished? Would you like to do work that matters, but don’t know where to start?
The answer is Do the Work, a manifesto by bestselling author Steven Pressfield, that will show you that it’s not about better ideas, it’s about actually doing the work.
Do the Work is a weapon against Resistance – a tool that will help you take action and successfully ship projects out the door.
This book looks like it’s worth a look. Especially when it’s free!
Pre-order Seth Godin’s new book Poke the Box Kindle Edition for only $1.00!
I have read nearly all of Seth Godin’s books. For anyone interested in marketing or business, I always find Godin’s books to be both insightful and entertaining. They’re an easy read but I really do end up learning quite a bit.
If you don’t have an iPad or a Kindle, the regular print edition of Poke the Box is only $9.50 at Amazon. It’s due to be released March 1st.
Mashable.com: “FarmVille for Dummies” Is Real and Available for Pre-Order
We have a new frontrunner for the most redundant book title of 2010 award: Wiley’s FarmVille for Dummies, available for pre-order on Amazon now.
FarmVille For Dummies at Amazon.com
NYTimes.com: The Write Stuff
This article brings up an interesting point. Why do they teach cursive in school? It’s something that most people never use in the real world. The authors suggest an italic as an alternative and show how to use it.
I’m not much of an ebook reader, but since Chris Anderson’s latest book “Free” is free for a limited time on Amazon for Kindle, I decided to give it a try.
I don’t have or desire to have a Kindle, but Amazon’s free Kindle for iPhone App (iTunes Direct Link) works fine. It’s simple, download the Kindle App, sign in with your Amazon account and then search for “Chris Anderson Free”. Click to download and you’re all set.
Here’s what a sample page looks like on the iPhone screen.