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29. Behind the Scenes of Writing a Book

By Patrick Lencioni - March 2020

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29. Behind the Scenes of Writing a Book

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Episode Summary

Patrick Lencioni and the team sit down to discuss the book writing process and tell some of their favorite stories from the last 20 years and 12 books. 


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Show Notes

1:10 — Cody Thompson asks the team how book writing really happens

2:55 — Patrick Lencioni describes the importance of having a great editor

4:05 — Amy Hiett asks Patrick Lencioni what the hardest book was to write

6:00 — Patrick Lencioni talks about how he comes up with ideas for new books

7:45 — How long does it take Patrick Lencioni to write a book?

9:24 — The concept of slowing down to go fast

10:14 — Cody Thompson asks Patrick Lencioni if he bases characters on real people

12:28 — What does the industry term “Eat your children” refer to.

14:30 — Cody Thompson asks Patrick Lencioni what his favorite book is

15:48 — Tracy Noble talks about how Patrick Lencioni often struggles with endings


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