Tools der Titanen

Author: Tim Ferriss
Publisher: FinanzBuch Verlag
ISBN: 9783960920335
Release Date: 2017-01-02
Genre: Self-Help

"Ich habe dieses Buch, mein ultimatives Notizbuch voller nützlicher Werkzeuge, für mich selbst kreiert. Es hat mein Leben verändert und ich hoffe, dir wird es genauso helfen." TIM FERRISS "In den letzten zwei Jahren habe ich beinahe 200 Weltklasse-Performer interviewt. Die Bandbreite der Gäste reicht von Stars (Jamie Foxx, Arnold Schwarzenegger) und Topathleten bis hin zu legendären Kommandanten von Spezialeinheiten und sogar Schwarzmarkt-Biochemikern. Viele meiner Gäste akzeptierten erstmals in ihrer Karriere ein Zwei-bis-drei-Stunden-Interview. Dieses Buch enthält unverzichtbare Tools, Taktiken und Insiderwissen, die anderswo nicht zu finden sind, außerdem neue Tipps von früheren Gästen und Lebensweisheiten neuer Gäste, die du noch nicht kennst." Was das Buch so außergewöhnlich macht, ist der unablässige Fokus auf leicht umsetzbare Details: - Was tun diese Titanen in den ersten 60 Minuten an jedem Morgen? - Wie sieht ihre Trainingsroutine aus und warum? - Welches Buch haben sie am häufigsten an andere Menschen verschenkt? - Was betrachten sie als die größten Zeitverschwender? - Welche Nahrungsergänzungsmittel nehmen sie täglich? "Alles, was du auf diesen Seiten liest, habe ich in meinem Leben bereits auf die eine oder andere Weise angewandt. Ich habe Dutzende der dargestellten Taktiken bei kritischen Verhandlungen, in riskanter Umgebung oder bei großen Deals eingesetzt. Die Lektionen haben mir zu Millionen von Dollar verholfen und mich vor Jahren verschwendeter Bemühungen und Frustration bewahrt." TIM FERRISS

Tools of Titans

Author: Timothy Ferriss
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9781328684059
Release Date: 2016-12-06
Genre: Business & Economics

The latest groundbreaking tome from Tim Ferriss, the #1 New York Times best-selling author of The 4-Hour Workweek. From the author: “For the last two years, I’ve interviewed more than 200 world-class performers for my podcast, The Tim Ferriss Show. The guests range from super celebs (Jamie Foxx, Arnold Schwarzenegger, etc.) and athletes (icons of powerlifting, gymnastics, surfing, etc.) to legendary Special Operations commanders and black-market biochemists. For most of my guests, it’s the first time they’ve agreed to a two-to-three-hour interview. This unusual depth has helped make The Tim Ferriss Show the first business/interview podcast to pass 100 million downloads. “This book contains the distilled tools, tactics, and ‘inside baseball’ you won’t find anywhere else. It also includes new tips from past guests, and life lessons from new ‘guests’ you haven’t met. “What makes the show different is a relentless focus on actionable details. This is reflected in the questions. For example: What do these people do in the first sixty minutes of each morning? What do their workout routines look like, and why? What books have they gifted most to other people? What are the biggest wastes of time for novices in their field? What supplements do they take on a daily basis? “I don’t view myself as an interviewer. I view myself as an experimenter. If I can’t test something and replicate results in the messy reality of everyday life, I’m not interested. “Everything within these pages has been vetted, explored, and applied to my own life in some fashion. I’ve used dozens of the tactics and philosophies in high-stakes negotiations, high-risk environments, or large business dealings. The lessons have made me millions of dollars and saved me years of wasted effort and frustration. “I created this book, my ultimate notebook of high-leverage tools, for myself. It’s changed my life, and I hope the same for you.”

Tools der Mentoren

Author: Tim Ferriss
Publisher: FinanzBuch Verlag
ISBN: 9783960921868
Release Date: 2017-12-01
Genre: Self-Help

Alle Menschen brauchen Mentoren. Tim Ferriss hat die 100 besten der Welt vereint. Wer sich mit den wichtigsten Fragen des Lebens auseinandersetzt, sucht oftmals nach Rat – gerade in Situationen, wo alles gegen einen zu laufen scheint. Tim Ferriss, viermaliger #1-Bestsellerautor, hat mehr als 100 Mentoren ausfindig gemacht, die ihm geholfen haben und jedem helfen können, dem eigenen Leben die richtige Richtung zu geben. In kurzen, energiegeladenen Porträts enthüllt Ferriss die Geheimnisse der Mentoren für Erfolg, Glück und den Sinn des Lebens. Egal, wie groß die Herausforderungen sind, denen man sich stellen muss, oder die Chancen, die man ergreifen will, jeder wird auf diesen Seiten etwas finden, das ihm dabei hilft. Nach "Die 4-Stunden-Woche" und "Tools der Titanen" erscheint mit "Tools der Mentoren" der neue Bestseller von Silicon-Valley-Legende Tim Ferriss. Erstmals sprechen die besten Weltklassesportler, Ikonen und Legenden unserer Zeit über Erfolg, Glück und den Sinn des Lebens. – Die wichtigsten Lektionen von absoluten Elite-Athleten wie Maria Sharapova, Kelly Slater oder Tony Hawk – Die Meditations- und Achtsamkeitsübungen von David Lynch, Jimmy Fallon oder Rick Rubin – Die Taktiken von Neil Gaiman, Ashton Kutcher, Bear Grylls, Joseph Gordon-Levitt und vielen anderen – Die drei Bücher, die Investoren-Legende Ray Dalio jedem empfiehlt

Differential Equations

Author: Paul Blanchard
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133388081
Release Date: 2012-07-25
Genre: Mathematics

Incorporating an innovative modeling approach, this book for a one-semester differential equations course emphasizes conceptual understanding to help users relate information taught in the classroom to real-world experiences. Certain models reappear throughout the book as running themes to synthesize different concepts from multiple angles, and a dynamical systems focus emphasizes predicting the long-term behavior of these recurring models. Users will discover how to identify and harness the mathematics they will use in their careers, and apply it effectively outside the classroom. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The One Minute Workout

Author: Martin Gibala
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780399183669
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Health & Fitness

Finally, the solution to the #1 reason we don't exercise: time. Everyone has one minute. A decade ago, Martin Gibala was a young researcher in the field of exercise physiology--with little time to exercise. That critical point in his career launched a passion for high-intensity interval training (HIIT), allowing him to stay in shape with just a few minutes of hard effort. It also prompted Gibala to conduct experiments that helped launch the exploding science of ultralow-volume exercise. Now that he's the worldwide guru of the science of time-efficient workouts, Gibala's first book answers the ultimate question: How low can you go? Gibala's fascinating quest for the answer makes exercise experts of us all. His work demonstrates that very short, intense bursts of exercise may be the most potent form of workout available. Gibala busts myths ("it's only for really fit people"), explains astonishing science ("intensity trumps duration"), lays out time-saving life hacks ("exercise snacking"), and describes the fascinating health-promoting value of HIIT (for preventing and reversing disease). Gibala's latest study found that sedentary people derived the fitness benefits of 150 minutes of traditional endurance training with an interval protocol that involved 80 percent less time and just three minutes of hard exercise per week. Including the eight best basic interval workouts as well as four microworkouts customized for individual needs and preferences (you may not quite want to go all out every time), The One-Minute Workout solves the number-one reason we don't exercise: lack of time. Because everyone has one minute.

Fall of Giants

Author: Ken Follett
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780451232854
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Fiction

The first novel in The Century Trilogy follows the fates of five interrelated familiesNAmerican, German, Russian, English, and WelshNas they move through the world-shaking dramas of the First World War, the Russian Revolution, and the struggle for women's suffrage.

The Titan

Author: Theodore Dreiser
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 9781775455066
Release Date: 2012-02-01
Genre: Fiction

In this sequel to Dreiser's novel The Financier, the author continues his exploration of the social and economic forces at play in the rise of the new class of super-rich capitalists in early twentieth-century America. Protagonist Frank Cowperwood attempts to leave his shameful past behind and settles in Chicago with his new wife. Will this quintessentially American act of self-reinvention succeed?

Seaforth World Naval Review 2014

Author: Conrad Waters
Publisher: Seaforth Publishing
ISBN: 9781848323261
Release Date: 2013-11-07
Genre: History

Since its launch in 2009 this annual has rapidly established a reputation as an authoritative but affordable summary of all that has happened in the naval world in the previous twelve months. It combines the standing features of regional surveys with one-off major articles on noteworthy new ships and other important developments. Besides the latest warship projects, it also looks at wider issues of importance to navies, such as aviation and electronics, and calls on expertise from around the globe to give a balanced picture of what is going on and to interpret its significance. Special features for this year include a survey of current and future torpedo developments, an in-depth study of the Royal New Zealand Navy, a look at how the Royal Navy is coping after the Strategic Defense and Security Review, plus analyses of significant new warship classes: the Japanese Hyuga class DHH concept, the USNS Spearhead Joint Hish-Speed Vessels, Danish Iver Huitfeldt class frigatees, and German AIP technology as demonstrated in the recent Type 212A submarines. For anyone with an interest in contemporary naval affairs, whether an enthusiast or a defence professional, this annual has become required reading.

Talking to My Daughter About the Economy

Author: Yanis Varoufakis
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9780374718435
Release Date: 2018-05-08
Genre: Business & Economics

In Talking to My Daughter About the Economy, activist Yanis Varoufakis, Greece’s former finance minister and the author of the international bestseller Adults in the Room, pens a series of letters to his young daughter, educating her about the business, politics, and corruption of world economics. Yanis Varoufakis has appeared before heads of nations, assemblies of experts, and countless students around the world. Now, he faces his most important—and difficult—audience yet. Using clear language and vivid examples, Varoufakis offers a series of letters to his young daughter about the economy: how it operates, where it came from, how it benefits some while impoverishing others. Taking bankers and politicians to task, he explains the historical origins of inequality among and within nations, questions the pervasive notion that everything has its price, and shows why economic instability is a chronic risk. Finally, he discusses the inability of market-driven policies to address the rapidly declining health of the planet his daughter’s generation stands to inherit. Throughout, Varoufakis wears his expertise lightly. He writes as a parent whose aim is to instruct his daughter on the fundamental questions of our age—and through that knowledge, to equip her against the failures and obfuscations of our current system and point the way toward a more democratic alternative.

Prometheus

Author: Tony Harrison
Publisher:
ISBN: 0571197531
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Nature

Harrison uses the Greek myth of Prometheus (who stole fire from the gods to give to man) as his starting point in this verse play, to address man's misuse and abuse of the environment.

Winter of the World

Author: Ken Follett
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101591437
Release Date: 2012-09-18
Genre: Fiction

"This book is truly epic. . . . The reader will probably wish there was a thousand more pages." —The Huffington Post Picking up where Fall of Giants, the first novel in the extraordinary Century Trilogy, left off, Winter of the World follows its five interrelated families—American, German, Russian, English, and Welsh—through a time of enormous social, political, and economic turmoil, beginning with the rise of the Third Reich, through the great dramas of World War II, and into the beginning of the long Cold War. Carla von Ulrich, born of German and English parents, finds her life engulfed by the Nazi tide until daring to commit a deed of great courage and heartbreak . . . . American brothers Woody and Chuck Dewar, each with a secret, take separate paths to momentous events, one in Washington, the other in the bloody jungles of the Pacific . . . . English student Lloyd Williams discovers in the crucible of the Spanish Civil War that he must fight Communism just as hard as Fascism . . . . Daisy Peshkov, a driven social climber, cares only for popularity and the fast set until war transforms her life, while her cousin Volodya carves out a position in Soviet intelligence that will affect not only this war but also the war to come.

The Daily Stoic

Author: Ryan Holiday
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780735211742
Release Date: 2016-10-18
Genre: Business & Economics

From the team that brought you The Obstacle Is the Way and Ego Is the Enemy, a beautiful daily devotional of Stoic meditations—an instant Wall Street Journal and USA Today Bestseller. Why have history's greatest minds—from George Washington to Frederick the Great to Ralph Waldo Emerson, along with today's top performers from Super Bowl-winning football coaches to CEOs and celebrities—embraced the wisdom of the ancient Stoics? Because they realize that the most valuable wisdom is timeless and that philosophy is for living a better life, not a classroom exercise. The Daily Stoic offers 366 days of Stoic insights and exercises, featuring all-new translations from the Emperor Marcus Aurelius, the playwright Seneca, or slave-turned-philosopher Epictetus, as well as lesser-known luminaries like Zeno, Cleanthes, and Musonius Rufus. Every day of the year you'll find one of their pithy, powerful quotations, as well as historical anecdotes, provocative commentary, and a helpful glossary of Greek terms. By following these teachings over the course of a year (and, indeed, for years to come) you'll find the serenity, self-knowledge, and resilience you need to live well. From the Hardcover edition.

Zeus and the Thunderbolt of Doom

Author: Joan Holub
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442452633
Release Date: 2012-08-07
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When ten-year-old Zeus is kidnapped, he discovers he can defend himself with a magical thunderbolt.

UK Edition Rebalance your metabolism in 21 days the Original

Author: Arno Schikowsky
Publisher: Schikowsky GbR
ISBN:
Release Date: 2015-03-02
Genre:

This book is a comprehensive guide that will help you to undertake the 21 Day Metabolic Diet properly and successfully. To date, hundreds of thousands of People have done it with unprecedented success. The authors have made a conscious effort to keep their explanations simple and clear as to the method and Background behind it. They explain in an easily understandable way why so many people have had quick and lasting results without the dreaded “yo-yo” effect afterwards. Are high quality nutritional Supplements useful and how should they be used? How do metabolic activators work and why are they so important, especially with this diet? Why do you not get those unpleasant hunger pains? These are just three of the main – legitimate – questions answered in this book. They have also detailed how you can best nourish your Body. The expertise of the authors is based on a wealth of professional in-depth knowledge, years of experience, together with the observations of numerous participants over the course of the diet.