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Winning Through: Resilience and you
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
Winning Through: Resilience and you is an empowering book that gives you the theory, the skills and strategies to deal with the tough times and win through.
Pressure
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
Breaking down human toughness; why some have it, and other's simply don't. Some blink in the face of stress, others galvanize. Why? Are we ordained tough at birth, or is it a learned skill?
Still Having Fun: A Portrait of the Military Marriage of Rex and Bettie George 1941-2007
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,610. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This remarkable biography of a military marriage which lasted from 1941 until 2007 includes everything from letters written in war zones to photographs that chronicle the lives and romance of Rex and Bettie George. Written by their daughter, Candace George Thompson, after their deaths, "Still Having Fun" is a moving testament to the character and resilience of American military families.
Resilience: Facing Down Rejection and Criticism on the Road to Success
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,160. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
If you want to achieve something original and meaningful with your life, you MUST learn to deal with rejection and criticism. Mark McGuinness shares stories and advice based on 16 years of coaching clients to get past rejection and criticism and achieve their goals. Whether you're an artist, entrepreneur, employee, athlete or campaigner, you'll find plenty of practical inspiration in Resilience.
Genius: Habits of Highly Creative People
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Series: For Writers, Book 8 · Applied Psychology, Book 14 · Applied Philosophy, Book 11 · Leadership, Book 11 · Creativity, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability
Highly creative people are among the highest paid in the world today. Prestigious organisations compete to get the most creative people on-board. It is a skill you can take to the bank. This book shows you how to cultivate a highly creative mind-set, plus the leadership qualities that will ensure you are taken seriously. Make this the year you take your life to a higher level.
Imitating Natural Systems: Towards an Indigenous Agro-Forestry
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Price: Free! Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Agronomy / General
This short case study explores the relationship between farming, plants, animals, soil fertility, and health. The Houses use kin-centric, indigenous agro-forestry techniques to manage their organic fruit orchard, Coco Ranch, in California. This study will be of interest to those contemplating resilient ecological systems, local and subsistence agriculture, and living in harmony with the Earth.
3mph: The Adventures of One Woman's Walk Around the World
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,420. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Polly Letofsky left her Colorado home and headed west across 4 continents, by foot, to become the first woman to walk around the world. As an awareness campaign for breast cancer, strangers welcomed her into their homes and the world embraced her. But when 9/11 flung us all into world history she found herself navigating a vastly changing world.
If The Glass Is Half-Full, Why Am I Still Thirsty?
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Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
The words and thoughts of others can help us see things as never before. This book is a compilation of quotes, thoughts and ideas on perspective and perception. They are by people famous and people not so famous. They are encouraging and empowering, they will make you laugh, they may make you cry, who knows, they may even change your life!
The ABCs of Emotional Mastery: Manage Your Moods and Create What Matters Most
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
Down or depressed? Stressed? Anxious? Weary? Feeling overwhelmed? Ever feel helpless or hopeless: that it’s all just too hard? The ABCs of Emotional Mastery can help you change the thoughts and internal stories that cause such negative feelings. When you do, you'll feel happier, freer, energized and effective. Change your story; change your life! The ABCs shows you how.
Who's Teaching Who? Stories of hope and lessons learned in my first 10 years of teaching
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Price: Free! Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Written by a national award-winning and National Board Certified teacher, this book is filled with inspiring stories of students overcoming adversity as well as helpful tips on how to survive the stress of teaching, and get results from even the most challenging students!