Business Secrets from the Bible: Spiritual Success Strategies for Financial Abundance

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We are often blameless for misfortune we may suffer in healthand family matters, but money is different. Today’s moneyproblems are nearly always the result of wrong decisions we madeyesterday. In Business Secrets from the Bible, Rabbi DanielLapin reveals the right decisions that his people have soeffectively made over centuries.

God’s plan for human economic interaction has always beencentral to Jewish thought. Now, finally we all can understand itand apply it in our own lives. ...

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Overview

We are often blameless for misfortune we may suffer in healthand family matters, but money is different. Today’s moneyproblems are nearly always the result of wrong decisions we madeyesterday. In Business Secrets from the Bible, Rabbi DanielLapin reveals the right decisions that his people have soeffectively made over centuries.

God’s plan for human economic interaction has always beencentral to Jewish thought. Now, finally we all can understand itand apply it in our own lives. Business Secrets from theBible distills forty powerful permanent principles from thevast body of Jewish Biblical wisdom, all of which are essential forincreasing revenue in today’s business climate. Rabbi Lapinresearched and wrote this book after discovering how few peoplerealize that the Bible contains the keys to increasing income.Business Secrets from the Bible contains all the tips,tools, and techniques you need to create your own opportunities andride them all the way to the top.

Rabbi Lapin provides the reader of Business Secrets from theBible with a colossal competitive edge by explaining, amongmany other insights, why making money is a spiritual activity andwhy God put us on Earth to do what we do best. But that is just thestart. In this book you will not only thrill to timeless truths butyou will discover the stunningly simple strategies to put them intopractice increasing your earnings. Whether or not you follow theJewish faith, and regardless of your belief in the Bible,Business Secrets from the Bible will change the way youthink about money, and help you make more of it.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118749104
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 3/3/2014
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 320
  • Sales rank: 106,638
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Meet the Author

RABBI DANIEL LAPIN is a respected Torah scholar, Jewishleader, radio and television personality, presidential advisor, andauthor. With radio host Michael Medved, he co-founded the PacificJewish Center in Los Angeles. Newsweek named him as one ofthe top 50 rabbis in America. Rabbi Lapin is the president of theAmerican Alliance of Jews and Christians and has been the headlinespeaker for hundreds of companies, organizations, churches andsynagogues and was the keynote speaker at the Congressionalbi-partisan opening of the 106th Congress in Washington, D.C. He isthe author of Thou Shall Prosper: Ten Commandments for MakingMoney, Buried Treasure, Thought Tools, and America’sReal War. He and his wife, Susan, live on Mercer Island, WAwhere they homeschooled their seven children.

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Table of Contents

Introduction xi

Secret #1: God Wants Each of Us to Be Obsessively Preoccupiedwith the Needs and Desires of His Other Children 1

Secret #2: An Infinite God created us in His image with infiniteimagination, potential, creative power, and desires 5

Secret #3: Humans Alone Possess the Ability to TransformThemselves 9

Secret #4: The Universe Was Created for Connection 17

Secret #5: Making Money Is a Spiritual Activity 28

Secret #6: Everything Important and Joyful You Have Achieved HasBeen in Partnership with at Least One Other Person 35

Secret #7: Focus on Other People’s Needs and Desires, andYou Will Never, Ever Be Short of What You Yourself Desire and Need44

Secret #8: Become a People Person 53

Secret #9: We Love the People Whom We Help More Than We LoveThose Who Help Us 64

Secret #10: Life Isn’t About What YouKnow—It’s About Who You Are 71

Secret #11: In Order to Achieve Success, We Must and Can BuildUp Our Self-Discipline, Integrity, and Character Strength 80

Secret #12: Your Authentic Identity Requires Other People 92

Secret #13: Know How Business Works; Understand Specializationand Cooperation 96

Secret #14: Each and Every One of Us Is in Business and ShouldAct Like a Business Professional 107

Secret #15: Develop All Four Dimensions of Your LifeSimultaneously 111

Secret #16: Earnings and Profits Are God’s Way ofRewarding Us for Forming Relationships with Others and Serving ThemFaithfully and Effectively 121

Secret #17: Raise the Limits on Yourself and Others by ImposingBoundaries and Structures 128

Secret #18: The Importance of Service Is That You Cannot Lead IfYou Cannot Follow 136

Secret #19: Vision Is Necessary; Sharing That Vision Is NotAlways Necessary 140

Secret #20: The Most Important Organ of Leadership Is Your Mouth146

Secret #21: Change Is Scary 151

Secret #22: As Painful as Change Can Be, It Often Contains theSeeds of Growth 158

Secret #23: Because Change Is a Constant Reality, Life Is MoreAccurately Depicted by a Video Than a Photograph 162

Secret #24: The More that Things Change, the More We Must DependUpon Those Things That Never Change 168

Secret #25: Press Forward Even When the Road Ahead Is Not Clear177

Secret #26: Do Not Let Your Fear Conquer You—Press On185

Secret #27: Become Strongly, Even Radically, Open to NewDirections, Soft Sounds, and Faint Footsteps 190

Secret #28: Use the Power of Words, Sentences, and Sound 198

Secret #29: Feeling Right About Money Makes You Act Right205

Secret #30: You Can Best Attract That Which You Best Understand214

Secret #31: You Must Know Your Money, Which You Must Be Able toMeasure and Count 219

Secret #32: Money Is Spiritual 223

Secret #33: Don’t Live Beyond Your Means—Give BeyondYour Means 233

Secret #34: Giving Money Away Makes You Feel Wealthy 238

Secret #35: How You Feel About Yourself Is How Others Will SeeYou 243

Secret #36: Giving Money Away Automatically Connects Us withOther People 246

Secret #37: If There Is No Hebrew Word for Something, Then ThatThing Does Not Exist 254

Secret #38: Retirement Is Unhealthy 261

Secret #39: You Can Ruin Today by Planning Bad Things forTomorrow 265

Secret #40: Retirement Tends to Isolate You 271

Final Thoughts 283

About the Author 285

Index 287

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    The book is right on its message. Is there any way that this bo

    The book is right on its message. Is there any way that this book will come out in audio/cd any time soon? I prefer audio books because I have more time to listen in the car. Thanks.

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