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By Joshua Piven

I felt, intuitively, that good fortune exists. It’s like capitalism: For larger or for
worse, and even if you suspect in it or now not, success is inescapable. —from As success could Have It

While cowriting the books within the Worst-Case situation Survival guide sequence, Joshua Piven stumbled on dozens of individuals with vastly compelling tales of triumph (or misfortune), doubtless opposed to all odds and good judgment. once they have been requested what that they had in universal, perpetually their solution used to be: stable success, or no longer sufficient of it. The beneficiary of his personal model of striking good fortune in publishing, Piven determined to take a more in-depth examine how this phenomenon performs a component in luck and survival.

As success might Have It bargains a desirable survey of the phenomenon, offered via impressive first- individual tales: the swimming pool repairman who had just a hundred-dollar invoice to pay for his sizzling puppy, requested for his switch in lottery tickets, and gained $180 million; the girl who survived a airplane crash at sea; the teller who used to be struck through lightning whereas at his window contained in the financial institution; the fellow who invented the puppy Rock. Weaving the subjects’ personal ideals approximately their reports with compelling learn on likelihood, chance, and good fortune psychology, As success may Have It additionally contains learn on tips on how to organize for success, find out how to take care of it whilst it arrives, and the way to make the alternatives that might support us reap the benefits of luck.

Mesmerizing, via turns hilarious and harrowing, As success could Have It bargains a chain of situations which are immediately unbelievable and vividly actual.

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