Mary McNeil

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Mary McNeil
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Spiritual Guide To Riches by Lisa Turner
Spiritual Guide To Riches by Lisa Turner
Although this book describes itself as 'spiritual', I found it to be considerably and refreshingly more down-to-earth than a lot of the 'holistic' nonsense that's currently doing the rounds. It neither tells you to get rich at the expense of others, nor (most importantly) does it suggest that if you spend your time thinking positive thoughts and visualising lovely things that you'll be able to somehow magically manifest those things. The explanations are clear and sensible and the exercises are practical. Well worth a look.
Art of Creative Living by Thomas Kinkade
Art of Creative Living by Thomas Kinkade
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars An interesting mix, 24 Sep 2007
What drew me to this book more than anything at the start was its subtitle - Making Every Day A Radiant Masterpiece. How could I resist such a call to creative wholeheartedness?

Thomas Kinkade is well known and commercially successful American painter. I have to admit that his artwork isn't to my personal taste, but in this book he writes with great passion about his life, work, and the attitudes of mind which have brought him to where he is today.

The Art Of Creative Living is divided into seven sections, each containing a series of short chapters. It takes you through the elements Kinkade regards as essential to sustaining a creative life, starting with The Art of… Read more
Living the 80/20 Way: Work Less, Worry Less, Succe&hellip by Richard Koch
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
Already a huge fan of Richard Koch's original The 80/20 Principle, I wasn't sure how much his latest offering could add on the topic. But I'm most impressed!

The original book was really quite business focused, which was great if you wanted to apply the 80/20 principle to your work and your business. What this latest book covers, though, is considerably more valuable in my opinion... it explains how to put the 80/20 principle to work throughout your life in ways that will lead to greater success and happiness.

There's no need to read the original book first... Living The 80/20 Way explains the principle clearly and enthusiastically from the start. It then covers the… Read more