It Happened in Florence [NOOK Book]

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I live here! This is my life! Nita Tucker's four years in Florence are a lesson about how staying true to your dreams is really the only option. As editor-in-chief of The Florentine, the English language newspaper she set up with her husband and Italian partners, Nita's days in Florence were packed with interviewing politicians, princesses, designers and celebrities and accepting privileged invitations to palazzos, country estates, galleries and parties. In between, Nita laughed and cried with her girlfriends ...
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It Happened in Florence

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I live here! This is my life! Nita Tucker's four years in Florence are a lesson about how staying true to your dreams is really the only option. As editor-in-chief of The Florentine, the English language newspaper she set up with her husband and Italian partners, Nita's days in Florence were packed with interviewing politicians, princesses, designers and celebrities and accepting privileged invitations to palazzos, country estates, galleries and parties. In between, Nita laughed and cried with her girlfriends over family, fashion, cultural differences and making a difference in their beloved Florence. ?with the many highs came a few inevitable lows including Nita?s realization that it was her dream to live in Europe and not her husband and daughter?s - and that The Florentine was never going to pay her a living wage. It Happened in Florence is a story about living a life with no regrets, celebrating the discovery that those who love you most - will love you all the more for living a life without compromise.
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A.J. Sarner
After laughing through, and inspired by, this book. I wanted to be Nita Tucker. I wanted the courage and determination she has to create a dream and find a way to fulfill that dream. With wit and honesty, coupled with a lifetime of experience as a business consultant, I found so many important lessons on how to live a life fulfilled.
I'm grateful to Nita Tucker for sharing her sojourn in Italy. She delights in describing the excitement and challenges of starting a newspaper in Florence,the
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012421647
  • Publisher: Nita Tucker
  • Publication date: 3/4/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 210 KB

Meet the Author

An author, public speaker, consultant, and entrepreneur, Nita Tucker is celebrated in many facets of life, literature, and business. Her relationship books include "How Not To Stay Single" and "How Not To Screw It Up", and her wide success has earned her the title of "relationship expert".
Pursuing a major life dream Nita Tucker moved to Italy and spent four years living in Florence with her family, where she launched the first english-language newspaper The Florentine. She held the position of editor-in-chief until her recent return to the states. In her latest book “ It Happened In Florence” Nita recollects and shares her experiences and lessons and encourages readers to live their personal goals and ensure the richness of a life well lived.
In her work as a business consultant, Nita works with high-profile clients such as Cisco and Motorola, and is well-known for delivering results. She has spoken at countless seminars and taught popular courses, and she continues to share with others, both her experiences and advice, to inspire them to take action in their own lives.
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