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Sselan: A Gift from the Sea
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2009 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Taya is a bardess who lives beside the sea, singing to the lonely sailors and townspeople of the seaside village she calls home. Into her life comes a strange and beautiful man, a handsome, wonderful individual who is also one of the sea people - the Selkies - shapeshifters of legend. When the Selkies transform from their seal form to human form, they remove and store a beautiful pelt.
Yes You! Yes Now! Series #7 Leadership Basics: Accentuate the Positive
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Research has shown that the hurt from loss impacts people more than the pleasure from gain. The leading idea is that it’s a survival instinct, so it would be easy for negative thoughts to slow progress towards goals. A yes-you yes-now leader compensates by making extra effort to accentuate the positive. The true story pits a student versus faculty at MIT -- and the student leads the way!
Yes You! Yes Now! Series #8 Leadership Basics: Power Distribution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Leadership Basics: Power Distribution. People in a group share power. It resides within members of a team and shifts around constantly. It’s not just about power though, but also about shifts in power to help focus on the goals of the group. Single decision-maker or group consensus extremes can paralyze a team, as illustrated by a boss-dominated workplace and the slow pace of Seattle politics.
Yes You! Yes Now! Series #9 Leading Yourself: A Sense of Duty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Duty helps us do incredible things not because we want to, but because we have to. It arises from the obligation that we must act in certain ways, in line with expectations. Recognizing the role of duty in your life helps you lead from where you are. You will do things to help your team achieve their goals. The remarkable life of David Rockefeller shows how it worked for him, and can work for you.
Yes You! Yes Now! Series #10 Leading Yourself: Emotion as a Trigger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Emotions are an essential part of being human. We have them all the time, no effort required. Another part of being human is the ability to make choices, and the responsibility that comes from the impact of those choices. A yes-you yes-now leader knows how to make good choices. The story is about constructively confronting anger as well as how to decide which things to confront.
Yes You! Yes Now! Series #11 Leading Yourself: Being Accountable for Doing Your Job
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
When all is said and done, it is you and only you who are accountable for doing your job. Too many people seem to develop the habit of thinking that factors outside of their control give them excuses for poor performance. See how a recent college graduate lost her quarterly bonus by doing the right thing. Would you do it?
Yes You! Yes Now! Series #12 Leading Yourself: Flatlined
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Yes-you yes-now leaders must realize that confronting a difficult challenge is the only way to grow and improve. Running away from the challenge is the worst thing you can do. Nearly as bad is staying within your comfort zone, to take on only what you have mastered and what you know to be well within your capabilities. This is the status quo, the steady state. You are flatlined.
The 7 Year Plan
Price: Free! Words: 82,950. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Receiving and Stewarding "God's Plan" for You and Your Sphere of Influence.
Stepping Out on Your Own: Devotions for High School Graduates
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,020. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
This book for high school graduates includes 90 meditations from the pages of the award-winning devotional magazine for teens, devozine. It features these helpful themes: Saying Goodbye, Moving Away, What Do I Do Now?, Where Do I Belong?, Preparing for My New Life, Decision-Making, New Friends, Independence Days, Looking Ahead.
The Perfect Gift
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Looking for The Perfect Gift? This book explains how to receive the gift of an eternal relationship with Jesus Christ. Discover rational reasons for why the Christian faith appeals to both the heart and the mind. Get the book for yourself or get it to give away to someone who needs Christ. Over 10,000 copies of the book have been distributed by Christians and churches.