Personal Growth

Personal Growth

 
Make A Life, Not Just A Living Jenson, Ron Broadman & Holman Publishers , 2003 Business Strategy, Personal Growth

This book provides us with a healthy number of principles and wisdoms to live by, in order to be happy and truly make a life, especially in today's highly materially oriented world. These principles on how to live...

 
 
Kick Your Own Ass Johnson, Robert Early John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2010 Entrepreneurship, Personal Growth, Productivity

In Kick Your Own Ass, Robert Early Johnson presents a guide for salespeople to change the arc of their potential and perform better in their careers. The title is meant to evoke the idea of achieving...

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Thrive on Pressure Jones, Graham The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. , 2010 Personal Growth, Productivity

Leaders are subjected to intense pressure and stress that they must effectively deal with in order to keep employees and themselves highly motivated and avoid burn out. Thrive on Pressure explores the...

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Quiet Influence Kahnweiler, Jennifer B. Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2013 Personal Growth, Relationships

In today’s workplace, it often seems that extroverts get all the attention, and all the success. Consequently, many introverts resort to pretending to be extroverts in order to get ahead. Jennifer Kahnweiler contends...

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The Introverted Leader Kahnweiler,, Jennifer B. Berrett-Koehler , 2009 Leadership, Personal Growth

In an outgoing, Type-A business culture, the introvert may feel excluded, overlooked, and misunderstood. Reticence can be mistaken for reluctance, arrogance, or even lack of intelligence. These impressions can result...

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Confidence Kanter, Rosabeth Moss Crown Business , 2004 Leadership, Management, Personal Growth, Productivity

According to Rosabeth Moss Kanter in Confidence, winning creates a “halo” effect, which encourages positive behavior, and positive behavior, in turn, makes further wins more likely. In addition, the...

 
 
Fear Your Strengths Kaplan, Robert E. | Kaiser, Robert B. Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2013 Leadership, Personal Growth

A person’s strengths are usually viewed as positive attributes. Yet if a specific strength is overused, it can become a liability. In fact, in many cases, careers have been ruined due to overplayed strengths. In...

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What You're Really Meant to Do Kaplan, Robert Steven Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2013 Personal Growth

Most people long for success, but how is it gained? Some believe success is gained through impressive and recognized accomplishments, becoming financially well off, achieving an impressive career title, notoriety,...

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An Insider's Guide to Building a Successful Consulting Practice Katcher, Bruce K. | Snyder, Adam AMACOM , 2010 Business Strategy, Personal Growth

For people who long to be independent in their work and to make the most of their time, independent consulting may be the ideal. An Insider’s Guide to Building a Successful Consulting Practice by Bruce...

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Lion Taming Katz, Steven L. SourceBooks, Inc. , 2004 Human Resources, Management, Personal Growth, Relationships

In Lion Taming, Steven Katz, former advisor to four U.S. senators and senior advisor to leaders and executives spanning the realms of business, non-profits, politics, and government, uses the analogy...

 
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