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mobi è doc Make Your Bed Ù moneyexpresscard ¹ Listening Length 1 hour and 53 minutes If you want to change the world start off by making your bedOn May 17 2014 Admiral William H McRaven addressed the graduating class of the University of Texas at Austin on their Commencement day Taking inspiration from the university's slogListening Length 1 hour and 53 minutes If you want to change the world start off by making your bedOn May 17 2014 Admiral William H McRaven addressed the graduating class of the University of Texas at Austin on their Commencement day Taking inspiration from the university's slogan What starts here changes the world he shared the ten principles he learned during Navy Seal t Don't get me wrong the author is an American hero and he deserves to make a buck with his advice and anecdotes all wrapped up in time for graduation gift giving I don't doubt for a second that this advice is good for anyone who anticipates a military career You should learn how to make your bed with military precision and you should appreciate teamwork get over yourself and accept that life is not fair and never give up etcetc The obvious problem with this type of one size fits all advice is that some people who shouldn't be listening to it use it to justify their behavior For example one of my pet peeves is people who are obese but have perfectly salon manicured nails The reason it bugs me is that those people spent time and money sitting in a nail salon when they should have been out exercising walking at the very least If you talk to them about it you will find they think they don't have time for exercise or money for a gym but the one area of their lives they can control is their salon perfect nails They probably made their beds too using the same logic I can't control the rest of my day but my bed is madeCan you imagine telling Jackson Pollack that things would go better for him if he just made his bed every morning or telling Leo Tolstoy to be of a team player As for never giving up the author is certain that all of the people in his training program are sorry that they gave up when they did They might be but I bet they're not as sorry as the families of those who died trying to make the program and pushed themselves beyond their tolerance I'm just saying it's a charming notion to think that focusing on the small stuff will lead to greater accomplishment But maybe we shouldn't sweat the small stuff Hey a good idea for a book

William H. McRaven Ý Make Your Bed ePub

Raining that helped him overcome challenges not only in his training and long Naval career but also throughout his life; and he explained how anyone can use these basic lessons to change themselves and the world for the betterAdmiral McRaven's original speech went viral with over 10 million views Building on the core tenets laid out in his speech McRaven now recounts tales This is very Team America in parts with some mixed blessingsHe means well but saying at the start God bless all the american citizens who died in 911 but erm what about all the other people who died who weren't american citizens ay?Make your bed dammit

kindle Þ Make Your Bed Ý William H. McRaven

Make Your BedFrom his own life and from those of people he encountered during his military service who dealt with hardship and made tough decisions with determination compassion honor and courage Told with great humility and optimism this timeless book provides simple wisdom practical advice and words of encouragement that will inspire readers to achieve even in life's darkest moments Simple things change a life While the rules are simple the critical among us say too simple listening to the captivating stories Admiral McRaven shares anecdotes from his Navy SEAL training should leave you in awe He shares the fundamental life lessons he acuired through harrowing circumstances that are simple truths which anyone can apply to face the challenges of life And don’t we all make life way complicated than it already is?McRaven spent 37 years as a Navy SEAL became Commander of all US Special Forces and led the operation that vanuished Osama Bin Laden This book an expansion of a 2014 commencement speech at the University of Texas is inspiring with its succinct yet powerful messages I recommend listening to this reserved accomplished man reveal the values that have shaped his life and that can be guiding principles in yours