Personal Growth

Personal Growth

 
Here’s the Plan Downey, Allyson Perseus Book Group , 2016 Personal Growth

In Here’s the Plan, Allyson Downey argues that preparedness is the key to professionally thriving during pregnancy and parenthood. By understanding pregnancy discrimination, utilizing your family leave...

 
 
The First 20 Hours Kaufman, Josh Penguin Group , 2013 Personal Growth

Research has shown that it takes a person 10,000 hours to master a new skill. In The First 20 Hours, Josh Kaufman presents a process for learning and sufficiently executing new skills by engaging in as...

 
 
The Obstacle Is the Way Holiday, Ryan Penguin Group , 2014 Personal Growth

In The Obstacle Is the Way, Ryan Holiday provides a revolutionary framework to help professionals transform their challenges and setbacks into opportunities. Rooted in the ancient Greek philosophy of...

 
 
The Five Thieves of Happiness Izzo, PhD, John Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2017 Personal Growth

In 2015, former minister John Izzo took a sabbatical from his work as a sought-after speaker, consultant, and author to search for the secret of sustainable happiness. In his search, he found that destructive thought...

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All Dreams on Deck Cage, Jeremy Greenleaf Book Group Press , 2017 Personal Growth

After enduring the rewards and hardships of a 16-month journey sailing around the world with his wife and two children in a 43-foot catamaran, Jeremy Cage knows all about living one’s dreams and the risks it can...

 
 
Fearless and Free Sachs, Wendy AMACOM , 2017 Personal Growth

Madeleine Albright once said that women’s careers are not linear; they zigzag. In the current business landscape, women must embrace this phenomenon and also learn to pivot. Today, employees are expected to learn...

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Upgrade Your Life Divilly, Pat John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2017 Personal Growth

The difference between success and failure is action. To achieve success, you must hold onto your dreams and take steps to make them a reality. In Upgrade Your Life, Pat Divilly lays out a simple, six-...

 
 
Executive Function Sparrowhawk, Keiron LID Publishing Ltd , 2016 Personal Growth

It’s common knowledge that keeping your body fit can result in improved health and a better quality of life. But did you know the same principle applies to your mind? According to neuroscientist Keiron Sparrowhawk,...

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The Job Search Navigator Durfee, Matt Agate Publishing , 2016 Personal Growth

In The Job Search Navigator, human resources expert Matt Durfee shares the wisdom he has developed over the years on getting hired, surviving job loss, and building a career—both from his perspective...

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From Crisis to Calling Chanoff, Sasha | Chanoff, David Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2016 Personal Growth

In From Crisis to Calling, Sasha and David Chanoff tell the gripping story of a complex refugee crisis, and the crucial pathway Sasha followed as he made difficult moral decisions. By learning how to...

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