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UnCommon Sense Audiobook

UnCommon Sense

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Publisher's Summary

The popular misconceptions of business, investing, and finance, and how to profit by going against the tide.

©2016 Mark Homer (P)2016 Mark Homer

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    JOHN 06/11/2016
    JOHN 06/11/2016 Member Since 2015
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    "OK and interesting but rather general"

    This was a decent read but marred by a narrator whose staccato timbre made it hard for me to get into any sort of flow listening.

    Overall I felt the book covered a lot of ground but I wanted more depth in most areas. It appears to be aimed at the beginner business mindset.

    As with all these books, there is always something useful and helpful to take away and this is a good one to let wash over you as you potter around rather than being a 'how-to' guide for anything. I'll go through it again and am sure I'll find more nuggets.

    I'd recommend you give this a go.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Aaron 04/11/2016
    Aaron 04/11/2016 Member Since 2016
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    "A must read for anyone in business"

    What a book! So many useful practical tips and secrets. A must for anyone looking to get ahead in business and life. Keep them coming Mark.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    The JGB UK 28/10/2016
    The JGB UK 28/10/2016 Member Since 2014

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    "Always learning something useful"

    Being a person of usual acquaintance with everyday life, including work, relationships and dreams I found this book a reinforcement that everyone who is willing to try and do will succeed in business (and indeed anything you put your mind to). It's not just insightful business strategy - which does relate to investing in property and investing in yourself in whatever business or industry you work within - it's a way of thinking and approaching decision making. With a twist of genuine humour (I had at least three lol moments) this book will encourage and inspire you to look at how you do things and make changes that are either proven to work or proven to give you results you did not expect. It's a recommended listen.

    Many thanks Mark
    Joe

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    craig 19/10/2016
    craig 19/10/2016 Member Since 2015
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    "A cracker!!"

    Another cracking book from Mark Homer. This was a great follow on from his low cost high life book. This book is 1/2 mindset and 1/2 investment advice and does a great job in telling you when to react to certain situations and when to ignore the mass media dramatic headlines that scare the masses away. A great read, and one to add to the list of entertaining investment books (of which there are very few that can have both good substance and an entertaining delivery)

    Loved it.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Mark Stokes 24/10/2016
    Mark Stokes 24/10/2016 Member Since 2016
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    "Wonderful narrative of the contrarian investor"
    Would you listen to UnCommon Sense again? Why?

    Greatly resonated with me on so many levels. Mark has a way of engaging with the reader/listener and conveying his experiences in a very relevant and articulate manner, and not devoid of humour!


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    I enjoyed the entire book - very absorbing


    What about Peter Baker’s performance did you like?

    The narrator is highly engaging and positioned the tone very well, complementing Mark's character very well.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Yes! - but managed to listen to it in 2 long trail runs at 1.5x speed!!!


    Any additional comments?

    Awesome, thoroughly recomended.

    2 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Steve 09/12/2016
    Steve 09/12/2016 Member Since 2016
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    "Makes a lot of sense........."

    Loved the book and as always, enjoyed listening to the insights of Mark Homer. Highly recommend this book.

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    Peter 09/12/2016
    Peter 09/12/2016 Member Since 2015
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    "Loved Mark's story"

    Really good guide to contrarian investing and how to spot opportunities. Loved how Mark gave good examples from his own experience

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    Adam 09/12/2016
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    "Excellent listening"

    A very good understanding of uncommon sense ideas that I will keep on using. Thought provoking with good stories.

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    CRAIG H. 09/12/2016
    CRAIG H. 09/12/2016
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    "Great content!"

    Great audible. Highly recommend! Really points you in the right direction with what I want to achieve.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Amazon Customer 09/12/2016
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    "Great listen"

    Mark explains everything in an easy to follow format that allows you to implement the strategies quickly

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