Personal Growth

Personal Growth

 
Profit from the Positive Greenberg, Margaret | Maymin, Senia McGraw-Hill Education , 2013 Management, Personal Growth

Positive psychology is the study of what creates excellence in people, societies, and work environments. Theories of positive psychology have been proven in research journals, but much of the data is not easily...

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The Web 2.0 Job Finder Greene, Brenda | Byrne, Coleen Career Press , 2011 Personal Growth

Networking has long been a key component to a successful job search, but in recent years social media and virtual networks have become an incredibly powerful piece of the networking equation. In response to the social...

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The 48 Laws Of Power Greene, Robert | Elffers, Joost Penguin Group , 2000 Personal Growth

A comprehensive, well-researched synthesis of timeless philosophies-from Machiavelli to Suntzu, as applied in real-life situations by powerful figures in history such as Queen Elizabeth I and Henry Kissinger. Absorbing...

 
 
The Social Media Side Door Greenleigh, Ian McGraw-Hill Education , 2014 Personal Growth, Technology

Society is in the midst of a social revolution. New social media platforms connect more people, more frequently, and with greater ease than any previous era. However, with all that noise, it is also increasingly...

 
 
The Necessity of Strangers Gregerman, Alan John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2013 Personal Growth

As Alan Gregerman explains in The Necessity of Strangers, strangers rarely figure into one’s thinking about business or personal success. However, the ability to engage, learn from, and collaborate...

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Selfish, Scared & Stupid Gregory, Dan | Flanagan, Kieran John Wiley & Sons Australia, Ltd , 2014 Personal Growth, Productivity

People are naturally selfish, scared, and stupid, yet society sees these as negative attributes. To fit into the norm, people fight these tendencies and force themselves into more acceptable behaviors, often failing...

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The Adversity Paradox Griswell, J. Barry | Jennings, Bob St. Martin's Press , 2009 Business Strategy, Personal Growth

Adversity can be a friend. Whether it is working to overcome humble beginnings, lack of knowledge, or unexpected setbacks, failure has a way of making people take stock of their careers and lives in a way that success...

 
 
Leadership and the Sexes Gurian, Michael | Annis, Barbara Jossey-Bass , 2008 Diversity, Human Resources, Leadership, Personal Growth

Gender differences are apparent in all facets of life, and work settings are no exception. Some companies ignore these differences, breeding miscommunication and misunderstanding. Other companies work to become gender...

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Never Apply for a Job Again! Gurney, Darrell W. The Career Press, Inc. , 2012 Personal Growth, Relationships

People tend to do business with people they trust. The same principle can be applied to a job search—people stay connected to the people they trust, and they recommend these people to others who can use their...

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Coach Yourself to Win Guttman, Howard M. McGraw-Hill , 2011 Personal Growth

People have the ability to change many of the behaviors that hinder their success at work and in their personal lives. But self-improvement takes self-scrutiny, honesty, and effort. Additionally, it requires a...

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