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- And How They Succeed
- By: Alastair Campbell
- Narrated by: Alastair Campbell, Daniel Weyman
- Length: 14 hrs and 35 mins
The Sunday Times number-one best seller. How people succeed and how you can, too. Alastair Campbell knows all about winning. As Tony Blair’s chief spokesman and strategist, he helped guide the Labour Party to victory in three successive general elections, and he’s fascinated by what it takes to win. How do sports stars excel, entrepreneurs thrive, or individuals achieve their ambitions? Is their ability to win innate? Or is the winning mind-set something we can all develop?
- By MarkPT on 18-02-16
Well paced, often inspirational listen
What made the experience of listening to Winners the most enjoyable?
Well researched and passionate delivery of the subject with some comical anecdotes and inspirational interviews with some of the most successful people the world has known.
What was one of the most memorable moments of Winners?
I howled with laughter at the Nelson Mandela / Robert Maxwell exchange (I won't give it away)
Which scene did you most enjoy?
the chapter on Floyd Mayweather and his inability to possibly contemplate ever losing.
Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?
the whole idea of the effort that must go in to achieving greatness moves me.
Any additional comments?
put any preconceptions you have about Alistair Campbell to one side and enjoy this great listen.
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