Personal Growth

Personal Growth

 
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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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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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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HBR Emotional Intelligence Series: Resilience Harvard Business Review Press Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2017 Personal Growth

To thrive in today’s fast-paced and competitive work environment, professionals must master the social skill of resilience. In the Harvard Business Review Press title HBR Emotional Intelligence Series:...

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The Gift of Anger Solmonese, Joe Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2016 Personal Growth

In The Gift of Anger, Joe Solmonese leans on his experience as a lobbyist, which often requires him to understand other people’s feelings and overcome his own frustration, to show the positive side of...

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HBR Emotional Intelligence Series: Mindfulness Harvard Business Review Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2017 Personal Growth

Many individuals spend their days on autopilot, repeating routine behaviors, ruminating over past events, or anticipating the future. But the fact is, the only reality is the present. In the absence of mindfulness—an...

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You Did What?! Zoller, Kim | Preston, Kerry The Career Press, Inc. , 2015 Personal Growth

Missteps and inappropriate business behaviors have derailed many professional careers. People who want to build successful, long-lasting careers must learn how to navigate through a wide array of professional...

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HBR’s 10 Must Reads On Emotional Intelligence Harvard Business Review Editors Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2015 Personal Growth

Skill, talent, and experience are all requirements for good leadership. But what distinguishes a great leader from all the others is emotional intelligence—the awareness of and ability to regulate one’s emotions to...

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