Den of Thieves by James B. Stewart

By James B. Stewart

A number 1 bestseller from coast to coast, Den of Thieves tells the total tale of the insider-trading scandal that just about destroyed Wall highway, the lads who pulled it off, and the chase that at last introduced them to justice.

Pulitzer Prize–winner James B. Stewart indicates for the 1st time how 4 of the eighties’ largest names on Wall Street—Michael Milken, Ivan Boesky, Martin Siegel, and Dennis Levine —created the best insider-trading ring in monetary historical past and nearly walked away with billions, until eventually a staff of downtrodden detectives triumphed over a few of America’s most costly legal professionals to convey this robust quartet to justice.

Based on mystery grand jury transcripts, interviews, and real buying and selling documents, and containing explosive new revelations approximately Michael Milken and Ivan Boesky written specially for this paperback version, Den of Thieves weaves the entire proof into an unforgettable narrative—a portrait of human nature, sizeable enterprise, and crime of extraordinary proportions.

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Become totally self-reliant. Here is an interesting discovery. When you accept complete responsibility for achieving your goal, people will emerge to help you and guide you along the path to your success. But when you make excuses, blame others, and expect them to help you, they will ignore you and avoid you. When you look to yourself first, you are far more likely not only to be more successful, but to attract into your life the support of the people you need. If you look to other people to help you achieve your goals, you will almost always be disappointed.

You can quickly write down your three most important business goals, family goals, health goals and financial goals. You can give this exercise to members of your family or your coworkers. ” Your three problems or worries represent your past, or where you are coming from, and moving away from. Your three goals represent your future, and what you are moving toward, both consciously and unconsciously. When you ask yourself these questions regularly, you will 46 Time Power enjoy ever greater clarity about who you are and about what you really want.

Many people become so involved with their work and careers, and their financial goals, that they lose sight of the reasons why they wanted financial success in the first place. They get their priorities mixed up. As a result, their lives get out of balance. They start to feel stressed and driven. Sometimes they become angry and frustrated. No matter how hard they work to achieve business and financial goals, they don’t seem to enjoy any more peace, happiness and satisfaction in life. They need to get their goals back in the right order of priority and realize that achieving work and financial goals are the means to the end of enjoying your family and relationship goals.

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