The 7 Bad Habits of Highly Ineffective People

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The world is full of slim, sophisticated, glamorous, famous people. These people are supposed to be perfect. We are supposed to want to be like these people. We too are supposed to want to drive shiny new cars, drink fizzy mineral water and decaffeinated coffee, dine out at good restaurants and only watch cultured movies. But what if we are only human? What if we don't want a make-over or decking in our garden or MDF in our sitting room? Then read this book! This is the book that gives you permission to be ...
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Overview

The world is full of slim, sophisticated, glamorous, famous people. These people are supposed to be perfect. We are supposed to want to be like these people. We too are supposed to want to drive shiny new cars, drink fizzy mineral water and decaffeinated coffee, dine out at good restaurants and only watch cultured movies. But what if we are only human? What if we don't want a make-over or decking in our garden or MDF in our sitting room? Then read this book! This is the book that gives you permission to be inadequate, to be second best and a whole lot less than perfect. This is the book for real people who don't want to have their trousers pressed, their legs waxed, their Filofax shined or their car valeted. By learning and practising these simple 7 bad habits you will be more mundane, average and less interesting than you've ever been.
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  • ISBN-13: 9781843305200
  • Publisher: New Holland Publishers Pty, Ltd
  • Publication date: 3/1/2004
  • Pages: 96
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 7.50 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 6
Part 1 Principles of rejection of modern technology
Habit 1 Throw your diary away 11
Part 2 Personal liberation
Habit 2 Always speak the truth 23
Habit 3 Be yourself 36
Habit 4 Never say "No!" 51
Habit 5 Practise retrospective budgeting 64
Part 3 A world view
Habit 6 Live for yesterday 72
Habit 7 Follow your heart 55
Conclusion 96
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