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Life at the Speed of Passion

Life at the Speed of Passion

By: Wright Eve

Publisher: Career Press

Publication Date: 21-APR-2014

Insert Date: 28-MAR-2014

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Life at the Speed of Passion will revolutionize the way you think about what your life looks like, what you do for a living and why you do it. Through her meteoric rise in the corporte and sports world, Eve has learned to master the craft of confident decision-making while blending it with personal integrity to create a life more passionate and purposeful than she ever imagined. ...

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Baby Bust: New Choices for Men and Women in Work and Family

Baby Bust: New Choices for Men and Women in Work and Family

By: Stewart Friedman

Publisher: Wharton Digital Press

Publication Date: 15-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 18-FEB-2014

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Lean in. Opt out. Have it all. None of the above. A new book based on a groundbreaking cross-generational study reveals both greater freedom and new constraints for men and women in their work and family lives. Stew Friedman, founding director of The Wharton School's Work/Life Integration Project, studied two generations of Wharton college students as they graduated: Gen Xers in 1992 and Millennials in 2012. The cross-generational study produced a stark discovery - the rate of graduates who plan to have children has dropped by nearly half over the past 20 years. At the same time, men and...

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Equitable Solutions for Retaining a Robust STEM Workforce

Equitable Solutions for Retaining a Robust STEM Workforce

By: Donna J. Dean; Janet B. Koster

Publisher: Academic Press

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 18-JAN-2014

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Equitable Solutions for Retaining a Robust STEM Workforce offers strategies and proven recommendations to accommodate work/life satisfaction for those in the STEM fields. Using real-life case studies, this book discusses universal issues such as dual careers and strategic decision making, childcare/dependent care in professional contexts, promoting family-friendly policies, as well as mentoring and networking. Equitable Solutions for Retaining a  Robust STEM Workforce provides data and tools to drive successful programs relaying proactive solutions that STEM employers,...

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From Work-Family Balance to Work-Family Interaction

From Work-Family Balance to Work-Family Interaction

By: Diane F. Halpern; Susan Elaine Murphy

Publisher: Routledge

Publication Date: 17-JUN-2013

Insert Date: 01-AUG-2013

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There are many lessons to be learned about work-family interaction. It is clear that some people have learned how to combine work and family in ways that are mutually supporting--at least much of the time--and some employers have created work environments and policies that make positive interdependence of these two spheres more likely to occur. This book discusses measures of work-family, conflict, policies designed to reduce conflict, comparisons with other industrialized nations, and reasons why family-friendly work-policies have not been adopted with enthusiasm. The purpose is to...

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An Ideas Into Action Guidebook: Managing Your Whole Life

An Ideas Into Action Guidebook: Managing Your Whole Life

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Publisher: Center for Creative Leadership

Publication Date: 22-JUL-2013

Insert Date: 31-JUL-2013

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Managing the demands of the workplace and the responsibilities of the rest of your life can be tricky, especially when you're a driven leader who wants to succeed. This book will show you how to successfully establish and manage work-life boundaries so that you can be more successful at work and at home. ...

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It Starts With Passion: Do What You Love and Love What You Do

It Starts With Passion: Do What You Love and Love What You Do

By: Keith Abraham

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 10-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 31-JUL-2013

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How to ignite your passion, live with purpose, and succeed in life and business No matter what you want to achieve in life, the secret to doing it is passion. For people to be happy, they need to find meaning in what they do and in the roles they play in their lives, careers, and communities. When we identify the personal passions that drive us, the byproduct is focus, satisfaction, and achievement. But it's not always easy to find our passions. In this book, Keith Abraham shows you how to ignite the passion in your life, as well as in the lives of your colleagues, employees, and...

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The Power of Consistency: Prosperity Mindset Training for Sales and Business Professionals

The Power of Consistency: Prosperity Mindset Training for Sales and Business Professionals

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 25-MAR-2013

Insert Date: 19-JUL-2013

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How to achieve wealth, happiness, and peace of mind through personal responsibility The Power of Consistency is based on the fundamental premise that private declarations dictate future actions. In other words, we tend to take actions with the thoughts and beliefs we consistently have, and the cumulative results of those actions eventually create the quality and circumstances of our lives and businesses. Therefore, transformative change in life and business is possible when we reconstruct our minds and take responsibility for its content. Lays out a simple process—the Personal...

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The Simple Way

The Simple Way

By: Simon Tyler

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International (Asia)

Publication Date: 01-JUL-2012

Insert Date: 03-MAY-2013

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How many of you have observed (and experienced) life and business scenarios that are extraordinarily complex – complications that have festered and grown and led to delays, confusion, disappointment and paralysis? The frustrations and stress of such scenarios are all too common to most of us. Worst still, they act as barriers to our own development and fulfilment. This book provides 52 powerful and thought-provoking perspectives and ways to simplify common business and personal situations and challenges. As the author suggests: "To simplify is to change". It challenges the traditional idea...

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BSS How To Make a Difference

BSS How To Make a Difference

By: Tim Drake

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International (Asia)

Publication Date: 01-JUL-2012

Insert Date: 19-APR-2013

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Most of us want to make a positive difference either to the people around us or the situation in which we find ourselves. It gives meaning to our daily lives of work, chores and challenges. Moreover, it confirms our wish to leave a legacy, in either improving the lives of others or in changing the way organisations or societies behave. This book is about two things. Firstly, it provides a simple action plan to make more effective at making a difference in our chosen domain. Secondly, and more importantly, it is about how we can discover our purpose, and in so doing, find where that domain...

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Yoga Wisdom at Work

Yoga Wisdom at Work

By: Maren S. Showkeir; James D. Showkeir

Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers

Publication Date: 06-MAY-2013

Insert Date: 03-APR-2013

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In the Western world, the yoga practice associated with doing poses on a mat benefits millions of devotees every day. Yet few people realize that the physical practice is rooted in a larger philosophy offering profound insights that can help people confront the complexities of daily life, especially at work. Maren and Jamie Showkeir’s unprecedented book brings into crisp focus the full range of yoga’s rich, transformational benefits. Based on the traditional Eight Limbs of Yoga (the postures, or asanas, are only one limb), it offers straightforward, practical suggestions on how to...

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The Happy Manifesto

The Happy Manifesto

By: Henry Stewart

Publisher: Kogan Page

Publication Date: 03-JAN-2013

Insert Date: 11-DEC-2012

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Imagine a workplace where people are energized and motivated by being in control of the work they do. Imagine they are trusted and given freedom, within clear guidelines, to decide how to achieve their results. Imagine they are able to get the life balance they want. Imagine they are valued according to the work they do, rather than the number of hours they spend at their desk.Wouldn't you want to work there? Wouldn't it also be the place that would enable you to work at your best and most productive? The Happy Manifesto is a guide to anyone wanting to improve their workplace....

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Balance Your Life and Work

Balance Your Life and Work

By: A & C Black Publishers

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Publication Date: 01-JAN-2009

Insert Date: 22-NOV-2012

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If you feel overwhelmed by the constant juggling of different areas of your life, this book can help. There's so much pressure on many people today to succeed at work that sometimes 'real life' tends to take a backseat. Your relationships with friends, family, partner, and children can all suffer as you try to cram everything into a normal day. Balance Your Life and Work contains a quiz, step-by-step guidance and action points, top tips to bear in mind for the future, common mistakes and advice on how to avoid them, summaries of key points, and lists of handy resources. ...

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Erfolg in Sicht: Selbstcoaching: Frau und Karriere

Erfolg in Sicht: Selbstcoaching: Frau und Karriere

By: Bärbel Rockstroh; Sebastian Rockstroh

Publisher: Wiley-VCH Verlag

Publication Date: 21-MAR-2012

Insert Date: 07-NOV-2012

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"Erfolg in Sicht" unterstützt Frauen dabei, ihr weibliches Führungsverhalten zu hinterfragen und zu optimieren. Bärbel und Sebastian Rockstroh liefern eine 360-Grad-Perspektive, die Frauen in Führungspostionen souverän ihren eigenen Kurs bestimmen und die Segel setzen lässt. ...

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Work for Money, Design for Love: Answers to the Most Frequently Asked Questions About Starting and Running a Successful Design Business

Work for Money, Design for Love: Answers to the Most Frequently Asked Questions About Starting and Running a Successful Design Business

By: David Airey

Publisher: New Riders

Publication Date: 12-NOV-2012

Insert Date: 30-OCT-2012

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Unlike other dry business books, this refreshing, straightforward guide from Logo Design Love author and international designer David Airey answers the questions all designers have when first starting out on their own. In fact, the book was inspired by the many questions David receives every day from the more than 600,000 designers who visit his three blogs (Logo Design Love, Identity Designed, and DavidAirey.com) each month. How do I find new clients? How much should I charge for my design work? When should I say no to a client? How do I handle difficult clients? What should I be sure...

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Zwischenstopp Burnout: Praktische Hilfe für den geordneten Aus- und Wiedereinstieg: Rechte, Finanzen, Versicherungen

Zwischenstopp Burnout: Praktische Hilfe für den geordneten Aus- und Wiedereinstieg: Rechte, Finanzen, Versicherungen

By: Iris Riffelt

Publisher: Wiley-VCH Verlag

Publication Date: 21-MAR-2012

Insert Date: 23-OCT-2012

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Iris Riffelt beleuchtet, was jemanden erwartet, der sich auf dem Weg in den Burnout befindet und nun die Notbremse ziehen muss. Schwerpunkte des Buches sind dabei die arbeitsrechtlichen Gesichtspunkte und die Abklärung finanzieller Fragen sowie der berufliche Wiedereinstieg. ...

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Happy Working Mama: Der persönliche Coach zum Glück für berufstätige Mütter

Happy Working Mama: Der persönliche Coach zum Glück für berufstätige Mütter

By: Cathy L. Greenberg; Barrett S. Avigdor; Evelyn Boos

Publisher: Wiley-VCH Verlag

Publication Date: 21-JAN-2011

Insert Date: 23-OCT-2012

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Seitenweise liefert das Buch wertvolle Denkanregungen und wartet mit interessanten Erkenntnissen auf. Vor allem sind es die eingestreuten Übungen und Selbst-Coaching-Einheiten, die den Leserinnen dabei helfen, Herausforderungen und Schwierigkeiten anzugehen. (Managementbuch.de) ...

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I Just Love My Job!

I Just Love My Job!

By: Roy Calvert; Brian Durkin; Eugenio Grandi; Kevin Martin

Publisher: Nova Vista Publishing

Publication Date: 21-SEP-2012

Insert Date: 22-SEP-2012

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Use the 7P tool to profile the drives that motivate you at work: purpose, positioning, plans, power, process, people, or product. Then see how to get the satisfaction you deserve....

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Soul Trader

Soul Trader

By: Rasheed Ogunlaru

Publisher: Kogan Page

Publication Date: 03-OCT-2012

Insert Date: 20-SEP-2012

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If your heart's not in your business, why are you? In the flurry of everyday deadlines, fire fighting and all the pressing demands on our time, it's easy to forget the real reasons we started our own business in the first place. Soul Trader helps you connect with your personal mission, values and passion to create a 'stand out from the crowd' business that enriches you both financially and emotionally. Discover the seven essential principles that will help you build a business sensitive to today's economic and social realities, one that is profitable, customer-focused and in...

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One Year to an Organized Work Life: From Your Desk to Your Deadlines, the Week-by-Week Guide to Eliminating Office Stress for Good

One Year to an Organized Work Life: From Your Desk to Your Deadlines, the Week-by-Week Guide to Eliminating Office Stress for Good

By: Regina Leeds

Publisher: Da Capo Press

Publication Date: 11-NOV-2008

Insert Date: 28-AUG-2012

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For many of us, the workplace is our second home...and it’s just as messy. But who would you be if you felt totally in control of your schedule, your workload, and your career? One Year to an Organized Work Life is a unique week-by-week, month-by-month system to streamline your workspace, take the anxiety out of your job, and have more time for what you love. Using her unique “Zen organizing” approach, professional organizer Regina Leeds shows readers the simple steps to get more done in less time—from clearing your desk and organizing your files to dealing with email and making...

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Joy at Work: A Revolutionary Approach to Fun on the Job

Joy at Work: A Revolutionary Approach to Fun on the Job

By: David Bakke

Publisher: Pear Press

Publication Date: 01-JUL-2006

Insert Date: 22-AUG-2012

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Imagine a company where people love coming to work and are highly productive on a daily basis. Imagine a company whose top executives, in a quest to create the most "fun" workplace ever, obliterate labor-management divisions and push decision-making responsibility down to the plant floor. Could such a company compete in today's bottom-line corporate world? Could it even turn a profit? Well, imagine no more.  In Joy at Work , Dennis W. Bakke tells the true story of this extraordinary company--and how, as its co-founder and longtime CEO, he challenged the business establishment with...