Summary: The Richest Man in Babylon - George S. Clason [NOOK Book]

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This work offers a summary of the book "THE RICHEST MAN IN BABYLON: Success Secrets of the Ancients" by George S. Clason.
The Richest Man in Babylon is composed of a collection of parables all taking place in the ancient city of Babylon. The main message of The Richest Man in Babylon is that ahead of any person lies their future with ambitions and dreams and, to fulfill those ambitions and realize those dreams, people need to learn how to be successful with money. This book ...
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Summary: The Richest Man in Babylon - George S. Clason

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Overview

This work offers a summary of the book "THE RICHEST MAN IN BABYLON: Success Secrets of the Ancients" by George S. Clason.
The Richest Man in Babylon is composed of a collection of parables all taking place in the ancient city of Babylon. The main message of The Richest Man in Babylon is that ahead of any person lies their future with ambitions and dreams and, to fulfill those ambitions and realize those dreams, people need to learn how to be successful with money. This book gives precious guidance and presents basic principles of effective money management.
George Clason also tells the story of different characters that need to manage household finance. Through these experiences, the reader can identify himself with the situation. Indeed, even if the story happens in ancient times, it contains wisdom which applies to any time in history.
The Richest Man in Babylon, described as "the most-inspiring book on wealth ever written", is a valuable book for businesspeople, even more specifically for those willing to learn the basics. But it is also very handy for those seeking to acquire timeless financial principles that can help their business thrive.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9782806235596
  • Publisher: Primento Publishing
  • Publication date: 1/11/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 498 KB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 18, 2012

    Just a Summary!

    Great content, but be aware that this is just the SUMMARY of the actual book. A much better investment would be getting the real deal.

    10 out of 11 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted April 23, 2012

    As another reviewer said, this is only a summary. This summary

    As another reviewer said, this is only a summary. This summary is making money off the unsuspecting ebook buyer who failed to read the entire description.

    7 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 30, 2012

    Awful waste of time

    Spend time with you family and friends. Don't waste your time reading this nonsense. This is nothing but a big waste of time. Gary Vaynerchuk has not captured anyone with a brain's attention. You would have to be clueless to find anyhting he says as interesting.

    He simply worked at his Dad's wine shop and his Dad poured a lot of money to expand it and have someone build a website. They spent a lot of money promoting the business... simply put... they spent money to make money.

    Gary specializes in self promotion... nothing else. He is nothing more than a salesman and not a good one at that.

    He has since left his Dad's wine business because he didn't have the passion for it. A lot of people in the wine business were calling for his head due to the conflict of interest of he rating wine that he sells.

    He is now trying to act as a social media expert by trying to teach the fundamentals to businesses. He'll be back to the wine trade because I can't imagine anyone paying him to teach such elementary concepts. But heck, they say a fool is born every minute so maybe he can fool them. We'll see.

    This book is something to be missed... don't waste your time.

    3 out of 21 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 29, 2011

    Hi

    Its awsome and good for your brain

    3 out of 10 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 29, 2012

    Formatting is horrible

    Ibwanted the summary as i have the audio book. The formatting of this book is horrible. Words that run together (no space between the words). I want a refund now!

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 17, 2012

    The book that has helped numerous people all over the world esca

    The book that has helped numerous people all over the world escape from the mundane work cycle has now been summarized and boiled down to the most important information for those readers who are on the go. For those who read The Experiments in Lifestyle Design blog, this summary is a wonderful expansion on the ideas of the blog and includes even more tricks and tools to help you become successful. I highly recommend this summation of Ferriss’ book to anyone who wants to find success and wealth in their job but is not sure how to make it happen, because this concise explanation gives you everything you need.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 15, 2013

    Hb

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 6, 2013

    Much needed Financial Life Lessons for all!

    The Cashflow Quadrant's principles is what we should be mandatory reading for high school seniors and beyond.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 19, 2013

    Recommended

    Short & sweet, to the point

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 19, 2012

    Lol

    Hello world! ;D

    0 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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