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Con: the psychology of scams, schemes and frauds
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Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Discover the exact steps con artists tread to get inside your head and heart to rip you off. Without these secrets any con artist is a mere wannabe and not any of the solo or organized cash-cranking swindlers that smile to the bank every single d-a-y! Find out the simple but highly effective way to lead your heart from being deceived by staying above the strings of scams, schemes and frauds.
Being Assertive: Finding the Sweet-Spot Between Passive and Aggressive
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 19 · Leadership, Book 14 · Travel, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Assertiveness is a zone on the spectrum between Passivity and Aggression. This book shows you how to find that zone, that sweet-spot. Assertiveness is about rights; yours and those of others. finding a balance between them. Aggressive people violates the rights of others, while the passive person violates their own. he assertive person finds a win-win way to balance these competing interests.
Idiots are invincible: The fool-proof ‘Ro’ method to deal with stress, solve problems, and enjoy the process!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,460. Language: British English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
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Who are the idiots? The others, of course! Managers, colleagues, teachers, drivers, friends, spouses, mothers-in-law or anyone who doesn’t behave ‘properly,’ that is, the way ... we would like them to! Join in the adventures of Don Stressote, a modern-day Don Quixote de la Mancha and watch him deal effectively with other idiots, as well as with the most difficult person among all ... himself!
A Privileged Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,260. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Acceptance of age is neither collapse nor surrender to decay. Collapse comes when a structure is weakly constructed with insufficient internal support to maintain the integrity of the whole. By resisting or denying the passage of our seasons, we trade opportunity to evolve for the brittle illusion of stability.
Being Happy: Part 2
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Series: Being Happy, Book 2 · Applied Psychology, Book 18. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
In Being Happy Part 1 we explored the dynamics of happiness through self-actualisation, the achievement of your fullest potential. In Part 2, we discuss the work of Martin Seligman, a foremost proponent of the positive psychology movement and a leading source of advice on being happy.
Yoga Facts : Answers to Some Important Questions about Yoga
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Series: Yoga and Meditation. Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation
This short set of questions and answers clears some of the misconceptions about Yoga by drawing attention to original works on Yoga dating back to 200 B.C. Questions that often arise as a result of commercially motivated propaganda are answered in a matter of fact manner. At the same time, this book reassures a sincere Yoga practitioner, that the goal is not only achievable but worth the effort.
Summary: "The Upside of Irrationality" by Dan Ariely
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
This work offers a SUMMARY of the book "THE UPSIDE OF IRRATIONALITY" originally written by DAN ARIELY. It illustrates such idiosyncrasies as the IKEA effect (if you build something, pride and sentimental attachment are likely to give you an inflated sense of its quality) and the Baby Jessica effect (why we respond to one person's suffering but not to the suffering of many).
Summary: "The Tipping Point" by Malcolm Gladwell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
This work offers a SUMMARY of the book "BLINK" originally written by MALCOLM GLADWELL. The central premise of the Tipping Point is that the smallest things can trigger an epidemic of change. Ideas, products, messages, behaviors spread just like viruses do. When small numbers of people start behaving differently, that behavior can ripple outward until a critical mass or ”Tipping Point" is reached.
Summary of "Blink" By Malcolm Gladwell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This work offers a SUMMARY of the book "BLINK" originally written by MALCOLM GLADWELL. Malcolm Gladwell explains our ability to make snap decisions or quick judgments in a blink of an eye. This is the power of thinking without thinking. The main focus of the book is “thin-slicing” - our ability to gauge what is really important from a very narrow period of experience.
Como Obtener la Plenitud en la Vida Cotidiana
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,220. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Vivir es transformarse, crecer, desarrollarse, madurar. Quiere decir estar constantemente destruyendo formas antiguas para edificar otras nuevas. La vida implica ese proceso permanente de destrucción y nueva construcción. Y eso no sólo es una verdad biológica de nuestro organismo, de nuestra fisiología,...Este fabuloso libro nos guia para aplicar nuevas tecnicas para vivir a plenitud.
Unleash Your Creativity: A How to Guide
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 29 · For Writers, Book 10 · Creativity, Book 15. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Who else wants to develop super creative abilities to generate highly innovative ideas, solve the most difficult problems with ease, and attain enormous success in life? Unleash Your Creativity: A How to Guide can show you how in proven, simple steps. Make this the year you take your life and career to the next level and beyond.
Whyology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,860. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This book will change the way you look at people and the world forever. It will change the way you see the behavior of others and alter the way you behave toward them. It will shed light on actions and processes you didn’t really think about before, and you will see more deeply into everything around you, into the universal activity that is always humming away.
Beating Addiction: A Self-Help Guide
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 27. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Such complicated creatures, we humans, so full of potential, yet so easily damaged. It is all too human to develop bad habits, but also to raise yourself up, and start living a better way. By having been down low you can appreciate being up high in ways that you would not otherwise know.
7 Secrets of Happiness Your Brain Doesn’t Want You to Know
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,070. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Award-winning journalist, poet and technical writer Kevin Meredith assembles a wide variety of data – from ancient scripture to the latest discoveries in the brain sciences – to assert that the biggest enemy of your happiness is your own brain, working against you in accordance with ancient, hidden rules. Greater joy is possible, but understanding the forces working against you is essential.
Why Won't He Talk to Me? The Simple Truth About Men and Intimate Communication
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 8,290. Language: American English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage
(5.00 from 1 review)
Does the man you love withdraw and refuse to face issues? have problems being open about things? often misunderstand what you’re saying? Many women believe men are insensitive jerks, don't have feelings, are only interested in one thing, or just don't get it. Even if you've tried everything you can think of, there's still hope! So don’t give up until you’ve practiced the principles in this book!
Social Psychology
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Series: Psychology, Book 2. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 35,580. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
The book contains articles distributed into following sections - A : Human Constitution B : Personality Traits C : Art of Living D : Personality Development E : Health and Well-being F : Constitution of Society G : Socialization Perspectives H : Social Ethics I : Individualized Relationships J : Performance and Success K : Syndromes and Cures About the Author
The Diabetes Motivation Book: Change One Thing at a Time with the Science of Willpower
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / diabetes
In this book, Dr. Beckman writes about the well-tested willpower techniques that enhance motivation for proper diabetes management. She discusses the process of change and helps you find the unique way that you can modify your diabetes habits, one habit at a time.
Problem Solving - Come Risolvere Ogni Problema
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: Italian. Published: June 8, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
il Problem Solving viene insegnato e applicato con successo in vari ambiti, ad esempio, in azienda e nel counseling come metodo di lavoro per migliorare la capacità di risolvere i problemi. Anche se gli strumenti di Problem Solving si differenziano a seconda delle diverse aree di applicazione, i principi di base rimangono gli stessi.
Fritz Perls---out of your head, into the NOW
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Fritz begins exactly where you are right now as you read this sentence. This moment is all you ever have. His goal is to make you fully aware of the NOW---be it beautiful or ugly, boring or ecstatic, petty or glorious. His techniques, theory, pomposity and blustering are all designed to shake you into the NOW. The NOW of this moment for me as I type this, and the NOW for you as you read it.
Eric Berne---the best of Games People Play
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Concepts and strategies become alive when they are experienced, otherwise you are only playing with words. Here experience comes first, then you use words to encode what you found. Consider keeping a journal. Thinking and writing about your experiences adds an important dimension, and later reading what you wrote adds a second. The experiences of other people adds a third.