The Best Advice I Ever Got: Lessons from Extraordinary Lives

  • 7h 38m 42s
  • Katie Couric
  • The Random House Audio Publishing Group
  • 2011

What was the tipping point for Malcolm Gladwell? What unscripted event made Meryl Streep who she is? How did Mario Batali cook up his recipe for success? In The Best Advice I Ever Got, Katie Couric reports from the front lines of the worlds of politics, entertainment, sports, philanthropy, the arts, and business—distilling the ingenious, hard-won insights of leaders and visionaries, who tell us all how to take chances, follow our passions, cope with criticism, and, perhaps most important, commit to something greater than ourselves.

In this Audiobook

  • On Courage and Self-Confidence
  • On Hard Work and Tenacity
  • On Pluck and Perseverance
  • On Passion and Dreams
  • On Doing What's Right
  • On Rejection and Resilience
  • On Mentors and Encouragement
  • On Commitment and Contribution
  • On Taking Risks and Seeking Opportunity
  • On Wisdom and Happiness