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No Reason to be so Happy (Così allegre senza nessun motivo)

WOMEN’S FICTION Paraphrasing the title of her previous, fortunate novel DOVE TROVERETE UN PADRE COME IL MIO (Premio Strega Giovani and Premio Elsa Morante), one thinks, “where will you find dialogues like the ones that Rossana Campo writes?” Even in this new, COSI’ ALLEGRE SENZA NESSUN MOTIVO, in fact, there is an exchanges of lines, […]

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Founder, Farmer, Tinker, Thief: The Four Phases of the Entrepreneur’s Journey

BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT There’s never been a better time to be an entrepreneur, and yet finding the blueprint that can help you start or grow your business is a huge challenge. Every day, thousands of blog posts, podcasts, and videos are posted to guide and inspire entrepreneurs just like you. Why, then, do you feel […]

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Brand Currency: A Former Amazon Exec on Money, Information, Loyalty, and Time

BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT Last year’s speed is now quaint. Business today moves at a pace so unforgiving it’s easy to find yourself holding your breath, wondering if your company will be the next to fold. And then there’s Amazon. While others struggle to innovate and remain relevant, it somehow surges ahead in sector after sector, […]

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The Scribe Method: The Best Way to Write and Publish Your Non-Fiction Book

MEDIA & COMMUNICATIONS | WRITING “Scribe alleviated all of my fears around the many unknowns of self-publishing.” –David Goggins, New York Times bestselling Author of Can’t Hurt Me “Scribe destroys everything that once stood between smart people and published books.” –James Altucher, Wall Street Journal bestselling author of Choose Yourself “Scribe’s process is the best I know of for helping people […]

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Master the Key: A Story to Free Your Potential, Find Meaning and Live Life on Purpose

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT  Master The Key, is the story of Steve, a very successful adviser at Outlier Capital. He began his career with the intention of having a meaningful impact on others, but the markets were booming and his motives were quickly overcome by the sweetness of easy money. Soon, the great recession hammered everyone, especially […]

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The World Needs Your F*cking Ideas

BUSINESS  You have an incredible idea that you can’t get out of your head. It’s all you think about, day-in, day-out, but you’re reluctant to share it with anyone because you’re afraid you lack the experience, knowledge, or capital to put it into action. Ben VandenWymelenberg not only believes in your idea–he thinks it’s essential […]

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Almost Hired: What’s Really Standing between You and the Job You Want

BUSINESS | JOB HUNTING When you apply for a job but fail to get an interview, call back, or offer, no one tells you why. The fact is, most job seekers are unwittingly making critical mistakes at every stage of the hiring process–because the job-seeking advice they’ve always been told is just plain wrong. The […]

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Your Oxygen Mask First: 17 Habits to Help High Achievers Survive & Thrive in Leadership & Life

BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT “Your Oxygen Mask First is a stark reminder that you can’t take care of business until you first take care of yourself. Lawrence’s playbook offers a rich set of practices to help you achieve success with no regrets.” — Liz Wiseman, bestselling author of Multipliers and Rookie Smarts “Kevin has locked arms […]

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None of Your Business: A Winning Approach to Turn Service Providers into Entrepreneurs

BUSINESS | PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT When you provide a service you believe in–one with the power to change lives for the better–you’ll approach your work with a sense of joy. The business side of things, however, might be a different story. Most of us weren’t taught how to run a business when we learned our craft, […]

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The Albatross (L’albatro)

LITERARY FICTION  “A poetic Sicily and a magical childhood, crossed by a continuous anxiety, sumptuous palaces and an imminent decadence, the feeling that “when something ends it is only about to begin.” The story of one of the most important figures of twentieth-century Italian literature, Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa, a writer with a complex personality […]

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