Hardball Handbook: How to Win at Life

Hardball Handbook: How to Win at Life

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by Chris Matthews
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0812975979

ISBN-13: 2900812975979

Pub. Date: 04/14/2009

Publisher: Random House Publishing Group

With his more than forty years' experience observing people and politicians in our nation's capital-ten of those years on Hardball, five nights a week-Chris Matthews has learned from the pros what it takes to be a success. Now Matthews shows us what we can learn from the world's most accomplished people and, more important, how we can emulate their best habits to

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With his more than forty years' experience observing people and politicians in our nation's capital-ten of those years on Hardball, five nights a week-Chris Matthews has learned from the pros what it takes to be a success. Now Matthews shows us what we can learn from the world's most accomplished people and, more important, how we can emulate their best habits to improve our own lives.

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ISBN-13:
2900812975979
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
04/14/2009
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
224

Table of Contents

Introduction xiii

Friendship

Chapter 1 Whatever Gets You in the Game 3

Chapter 2 Not Everyone Is Going to Like You 16

Chapter 3 Not Everyone Is Going to Like Me 26

Chapter 4 The Person Who Hires You Is Your Number One Stockholder 31

Chapter 5 The Best Gift You Can Give a Stranger Is an Audience 40

Chapter 6 Up Beats Down 49

Chapter 7 Ask! 59

Chapter 8 Don't Call Just When You Need Something 67

Chapter 9 People Don't Mind Being Used; They Mind Being Discarded 73

Rivalry

Chapter 10 Grin When You Fight 79

Chapter 11 It's Not Crowded at the Top 88

Chapter 12 No One's Ever Late for an Execution 96

Chapter 13 Nobody Wants a Level Playing Field 103

Chapter 14 Fire When Ready 112

Chapter 15 Attack from a Defensive Position 119

Reputation

Chapter 16 Don't Pick on Someone Your Own Size 129

Chapter 17 Rites of Passage 137

Chapter 18 Keep Good Company 145

Chapter 19 Lowball It! 150

Chapter 20 When in Doubt, Put It Out 155

Chapter 21 You Only Get One Reputation 160

Success

Chapter 22 Aim High 171

Chapter 23 Speak Up! 176

Chapter 24 The Bug 181

Chapter 25 Wherever You Go, That's Where You're Going to Be 187

Acknowledgments 191

Index 195

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The Hardball Handbook: How to Win at Life 2.3 out of 5 based on 1 ratings. 6 reviews.
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I'm glad I didn't pay for this, a friend gave me their copy. This is unreadable. Just horrible.
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