Don't Push Too Many Trolleys And Other Tips from Navigating Life and Business.

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Main Author: Tan, Ying
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Newark : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2020.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover
  • Title Page
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Prologue: The Anfield Dream
  • Introduction
  • PART ONE To Be Inspired
  • Chapter 1 Being a Son, Brother and Grandson
  • Chapter 2 Being a Husband and Father
  • PART TWO Good Principles from Navigating Life and Business
  • Chapter Three Keep Life in Perspective
  • A Billion Trillion Stars
  • The Great Wall of China
  • Expect the Unexpected
  • Perspective Comes with Age and Experience
  • Chapter Four Don't Push Too Many Trolleys
  • Top Trolley Boy
  • Micky's Ring
  • A Lesson Learned
  • Know Your Limits
  • Manage Your Trolleys
  • Chapter Five Take Responsibility for Your Life
  • Eat the Frog
  • Reality Check 911
  • Don't Make Excuses
  • Clocking Off
  • Chapter Six Do Your Due Diligence
  • It's Only Homework
  • Always Read the Contract
  • Reduce Your Risk
  • Too Good to be True
  • Japanese Knotweed
  • Your Knowledge Bank
  • Doing Research vs. Being Researched
  • Jack of All Trades
  • Due Diligence on the Dragons
  • Chapter Seven Always Have a Plan
  • Business Plan or Bust
  • Always Begin With "Why"
  • Goal Setting
  • Get SMART
  • The Spidergram
  • Step by Step
  • In the Long or Short Run
  • Be Accountable
  • Chapter Eight Set the Right Goals for You
  • Doctors and Nurses
  • Do Your Due Diligence on You
  • Give Everything a Go
  • Testing Your Appetite for Risk
  • Being Patient
  • Being Flexible
  • Your Time Is Precious
  • Use It Wisely
  • Five Out of Eight Ain't Bad
  • No Magic Formula
  • Why, Why, Why?
  • Chapter Nine Be Ambitious, Not Greedy
  • Delayed Gratification
  • Healthy Ambition vs. Fearful Greed
  • Life Swap? No Thanks!
  • Beware the Fragile Ego
  • Sowing Seeds for Future Wealth
  • Nurture the Roots
  • Skills vs. Cash
  • Eating All the Chocolate
  • Like Father, Like Son
  • Chapter Ten The Best Rewards Are the Hardest Won
  • Make a Million to Keep a Million
  • My Business Marathon
  • Back to School
  • The Credit Crunch
  • At the End of the Storm (There's a Golden Sky)
  • Lucky Number 8
  • A Cautionary Tale
  • The 10,000 Hours
  • The Harder Path
  • Becoming Investible
  • The Big Move(s)
  • Chapter Eleven Mind Your Manners
  • The Value of Gratitude
  • Manners Begin at Home
  • Thanks To the Boss
  • Thanks From the Boss
  • The Value of People
  • Good Intentions
  • Small Gesture, Big Impact
  • Chapter Twelve Stay in the Game
  • Giving up on You Is Giving up on Everyone
  • My Father's Story
  • The "12th Man"
  • If Ryan Can Do It...
  • Turning Obstacles into Opportunities
  • Until the Final Whistle Blows
  • PART THREE To Be Inspiring
  • Chapter Thirteen Being a Boss
  • Transparency, Integrity and Empathy
  • Know Your Team
  • Goldilocks Boss
  • Chapter Fourteen Building a Loyal Team
  • Being a Team Player
  • Communication, Communication, Communication
  • Cleaning Toilets
  • Hard to Say Goodbye
  • Chapter Fifteen Team Talk
  • Ashley, Manager ("Non-Sales")
  • Mike, Mortgage Manager
  • Ryan, Apprentice
  • Penny, Operations Director
  • PART FOUR The Future