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Book of the Month: Make Your Bed by Admiral William McRaven

by Don Smith

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Based on a Navy SEAL's inspiring graduation speech, our book of the month is Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life…And Maybe the World.

Admiral McRaven's commencement speech went viral with over 10 million views, you can watch this below. Now, he expands on that speech with this collection of stories of hardship and tough decisions from decades of military service.

Join us in reading this wonderful gem this month! Click here to grab a copy from Amazon.

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About the Author 

Don Smith

The Personal Growth Channel founder, Don Smith also owns a technology company, has served on the board of directors for multiple companies, and enjoys seeing people achieve their goals. Happily married with five children, he lives in Springfield, Illinois.

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