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Advanced Social Skills Training for Adults
By Bethany Higgins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Amber Ink Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
There are two parts to any social skill. There is the technical skill itself and then there is the applicable skill. Teaching the technical skill is something that many social skills coaches and counselors are attempting to do at the current time for children and young adults with Asperger’s Syndrome and Autism. It is the applicable part of the social skill that is not being taught today.
Being Alone
By David Tuffley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,800. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Being Alone can help you to transform the experience of being alone from a negative to a positive one. If you already enjoy solitude, it helps you to deepen the experience to be even more rewarding. If you are alone and not enjoying it, it shows you how to change your thinking so that you experience a rich inner life that is more than a substitute for the company of others.
Your Personal Guide To Finding Yourself When You Didn't Know You were Missing
By Danna G Hallmark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014 by DannaGrace Global Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Finding Yourself is a product of 35 years experience & development in the international arenas of Transactional Analysis, medicine, education and psychology. Author Danna G. Hallmark offers every person the means to discover what they truly want in life and separate that from any personal baggage. The book contains charts & self-grading questionnaire to assist the reader in understanding.
An Executive Summary of Charles Duhigg's 'The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Dan Ariely's 'The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone--Especially Ourselves'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Daniel Kahneman's 'Thinking, Fast and Slow'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
An Executive Summary of Maria Konnikova's 'Mastermind: How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
A full executive summary of 'Mastermind: How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes' by Maria Konnikova. This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
An Executive Summary of Malcolm Gladwell's 'David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
An Executive Summary of Uri Gneezy and John A. List's 'The Why Axis: Hidden Motives and the Undiscovered Economics of Everyday Life'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Dan Hurley's 'Smarter: The New Science of Building Brain Power'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
Con: the psychology of scams, schemes and frauds
By Akin Emmanuel
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
By David Tuffley
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.
Being Happy: Part 2
By David Tuffley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,490. 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
By Dr.King
Series: Yoga and Meditation. Price: Free! Words: 5,670. 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
By Sameer Mathur
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
By Sameer Mathur
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
By Sameer Mathur
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.
Unleash Your Creativity: A How to Guide
By Jackson Deloitte
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.
Beating Addiction: A Self-Help Guide
By Luke Vandenberg
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.
Why Won't He Talk to Me? The Simple Truth About Men and Intimate Communication
By Dr. Debi Smith
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 8,290. Language: American English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage
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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!