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More Than Money : True Stories of People Who Learned Life's Ultimate Lesson - Neil Cavuto

More Than Money

True Stories of People Who Learned Life's Ultimate Lesson

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In this phenomenal New York Times bestseller, Neil Cavuto shares the inspirational stories of an array of personal heroes, many of whom motivated him to continue his career as he battled cancer and multiple sclerosis.

Joining the nascent Fox News Channel in 1996, Neil was set to establish himself as one of business journalism's most important players. Ten years after being diagnosed with cancer, however, Cavuto was dealt another body blow: He was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. As friends and strangers alike gathered to offer their support, he became attuned to the stories of others in the business world who also triumphed over serious setbacks of their own. More Than Money shares with us their personal stories, among them:

  • Evelyn Lauder, the cosmetics executive who pioneered the pink ribbon campaign after her own battle with breast cancer
  • Richard Branson, who overcame dyslexia and used his creativity and entrepreneurial spirit to build the Virgin empire
  • Michael Wilson, a senior executive at the Royal Bank of Canada, who launched a public campaign to raise awareness of and money for treating depression after his son committed suicide
  • Jon Huntsman, who survived two bouts with cancer to build one of the largest petrochemical companies in the world and found one of the most prominent cancer research centers

Moving, sincere, and wise, More Than Money profiles individuals whose stories are a testament to courage, compassion, and dignity in the face of adversity.

“Compelling, uplifting tributes to the human spirit.”

When life throws you a curve ball -- Who cares if the cookie crumbles? -- The saddest day -- Squiggy's great adventure -- "Then along came Branson" -- In the blood and near the heart -- Over the edge -- Adding it UP! -- The artful Roger -- What do you do when they're gone? -- "Up in smoke" -- On a wing and a prayer -- Mountains to climb -- Standing tall while sitting down.

ISBN: 9780061762673
ISBN-10: 0061762679
Audience: General
Format: ePUB
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 320
Published: 13th October 2009
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Australia