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Books That Make You Podcast

Books That Make You is a channel about all things bookish. Home to the The Books That Make You show with host Desiree Duffy of Black Chateau Enterprises. Where she discuses books with authors and experts, unraveling the inner pages of all the books that help make us who we are. BTMY also live streams bookish events as well as posting author readings and bookish contest on

May 22, 2024

Books That Make You Outstanding on the First Day of Your Career

Just what combination of ingredients, exactly, makes an executive? What made them emerge and stand out as a leader? What is it companies are looking for, anyway? And how might you close the gap between what we learned in school and what it truly takes to...

May 1, 2024

Books That Make You Wanna Pursue Being an Indie Author

Generally speaking, the more you read, the more you feel that burning urge to write. So what happens these days, when a reader becomes a writer? Chances are, if you’re a new writer, and want to control your vision for your book, your first path into the...

Apr 24, 2024

Books That Make You Find a Flow State

When undertaking a project or a task, or anytime we really need to concentrate in our lives, we can—with fortune and with dedication—enter what’s called a flow state.

A psychological concept in which a person becomes fully immersed and engaged in an activity, “flow”...

Apr 3, 2024

Books That Make You Grow In Your Career and in Life

Career coach and talent development expert Elena Agaragimova is an ongoing source of inspiration, having helped many find their voice in leadership. In a remarkable career that spans everywhere from New York to Dubai, she is also a speaker, podcaster,...

Mar 27, 2024

Books That Make You Glimpse the Future—Where AI in Livestreaming and Digital Media Is Concerned

The pandemic pushed us into a digital landscape, and that momentum remains strong. Livestreamed events like The BookFest—for which Books That Make You is a proud sponsor—are becoming more popular.

As a leader in...