Personal Growth

Personal Growth

 
Stronger Everly Jr., George S. | Strouse, Douglas A. | McCormack, Dennis K. AMACOM , 2015 Personal Growth

In Stronger, George S. Everly Jr., Douglas A. Strouse, and Dennis K. McCormack discuss people's ability to overcome adversity and develop resiliency. They focus on five core...

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Getting (More of) What You Want Neale, Margaret A. | Lys, Thomas Z. Basic Books , 2015 Communication, Personal Growth

Negotiation can be intimidating, particularly when it is viewed as a conflict with clear winners and losers. With proper planning and discipline, though, negotiating can be a problem-solving tool...

 
 
The Power of 100! King, Shaun Simon & Schuster, Inc. , 2015 Personal Growth

The Power of 100! by Shaun King is an inspirational guide to setting, pursuing, and ultimately achieving 100 life goals. People who do not set specific goals give themselves...

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Quitting Streep, Peg | Bernstein, LCSW, Alan Da Capo Press , 2014 Personal Growth, Productivity

In Quitting, bestselling author Peg Streep and social worker Alan Bernstein expose the defects in the culture of persistence, and explore the science of healthy quitting in life situations, from...

 
 
Your Own Terms Davidds, Yasmin | Bidou, Ann AMACOM , 2015 Communication, Personal Growth

For women, negotiations of all types are fraught with myths and misinformation, much of it encouraging them to adjust their styles to be more like men. In Your Own Terms,...

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The Episodic Career Chideya, Farai Simon & Schuster, Inc. , 2016 Personal Growth

Careers rarely follow a linear process anymore. In the past, young workers would begin at a low level within a company and steadily progress in rank. Today, fewer people are staying within the same industry, let alone...

 
 
Focus Goleman, Daniel HarperCollins Publishers , 2013 Personal Growth, Productivity

In Focus, Daniel Goleman discusses the many attributes of attention and how important it is in a person's daily life. Without focus, it is nearly impossible to thrive in the...

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Your Ultimate Success Plan Jacobs, Tamara The Career Press, Inc. , 2015 Personal Growth

In Your Ultimate Success Plan, Tamara Jacobs describes ways that people prevent themselves from having the career success they desire. She offers stories that demonstrate how behaviors like...

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Reset Schenck, Dwain Da Capo Press , 2014 Personal Growth

Few people talk about the emotional side of unemployment. Long-term unemployment can have severe emotional consequences, and undergoing it is similar to undergoing the stages of grief....

 
 
Hello Stay Interviews, Goodbye Talent Loss Kaye, Beverly | Jordan-Evans, Sharon Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2015 Personal Growth

Although talent is the greatest asset of any company, most managers do not try to keep their key players from leaving until it is too late. In Hello Stay Interviews, Goodbye Talent...

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