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How to Fail at Almost
Everything and Still Win
Big
By Scott Adams
Book Review by Shailen Mistry
Three Key Take Aways
 Systems
 Energy
 Improving Your Odds for Success
Systems
 Create systems for yourself
 Apply a system
 Example 1: Fitness
 Example 2: Investing
Energy
 Maximize personal energy
 easier to manage all other priorities
 Sleep
 Diet
 Exercise
Improving Your Odds for
Success
 +1 Skill = Double Odds
 Public Speaking
 Psychology
 Business writing
 Accounting
 ...
More Topics Covered
 Deciding vs. Wanting
 Managing Your Attitude
 Practice
 Humor
 Believing
 Happiness factor
Thank You
• Images from search.dilbert.com. Thanks to Scott Adams.
How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big by Scott Adams - Book Review
How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big by Scott Adams - Book Review
How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big by Scott Adams - Book Review
How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big by Scott Adams - Book Review
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How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big by Scott Adams - Book Review

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Book Review of "How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big" by Scott Adams, the creator of Dilbert. Done for Lightning Talks during our Lunch and Learn. This book was part of the book club.

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How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big by Scott Adams - Book Review

  1. 1. How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big By Scott Adams Book Review by Shailen Mistry
  2. 2. Three Key Take Aways  Systems  Energy  Improving Your Odds for Success
  3. 3. Systems  Create systems for yourself  Apply a system  Example 1: Fitness  Example 2: Investing
  4. 4. Energy  Maximize personal energy  easier to manage all other priorities  Sleep  Diet  Exercise
  5. 5. Improving Your Odds for Success  +1 Skill = Double Odds  Public Speaking  Psychology  Business writing  Accounting  Design  Conversation  Overcoming shyness  Sales  Second language  Proper grammar  Persuasion  Technology
  6. 6. More Topics Covered  Deciding vs. Wanting  Managing Your Attitude  Practice  Humor  Believing  Happiness factor
  7. 7. Thank You • Images from search.dilbert.com. Thanks to Scott Adams.

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