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Instintos laborales

Instintos laborales

By: Alberto Blázquez Manzano; Núria Vilanova Giralt; María Langa Ramos; Juana María Gutiérrez Caballero; Mar Asenjo Vilares; Pablo García Sampedro; Ramón Fuentes de Juan; Álvaro Merino Jiménez; Pedro Díaz Ridao; Marta M. Ferrer González; Ricard Lloria Llauradó; José Antonio Carazo Muriel; José Antonio Carazo Muriel; Julia Gómez Cora; Julia Gómez Cora; Julián M. Garvín Serrano; Julián M. Garvín Serrano; Ana Cristina Domínguez; Ana Cristina Domínguez; Mar Cárdenas Muñoz; Mar Cárdenas Muñoz

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 29-APR-2014

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El poder limitado de los que quieren abarcar todo, las críticas a los compañeros, el acoso, la envidia, el compromiso, el caciquismo o la inseguridad son situaciones cotidianas con las que todos nos encontramos en nuestro día a día y que, aunque puedan parecer estrictamente personales, afectan a nuestro trabajo. Instintos laborales te ayuda a lidiar con la ola de emociones que inunda el trabajo y te muestra la oportunidad de disfrutar y reflexionar sobre la inteligencia emocional en dichas situaciones. ...

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La vida reinventada

La vida reinventada

By: Richard J. Leider; Alan M. Webber

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 17-APR-2014

Insert Date: 28-JUN-2014

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Quizá te encuentres en ese momento de la vida en que piensas «Y ahora, ¿qué?», un momento en que acabas de terminar un capítulo y debes escribir el siguiente. Muchos nos enfrentamos a esta transición en la mediana edad, pero puede ocurrir en cualquier momento. Esta etapa posee un enorme potencial y define toda una nueva fase de la vida; es lo que hemos llamado vida reinventada. Este libro es el mapa que te guiará y te inspirará en esta nueva fase. En él encontrarás guías diseñadas para que afloren tus habilidades especiales, que se complementan con las herramientas y ejercicios en línea...

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Ser feliz es gratis

Ser feliz es gratis

By: Ignacia Picas

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 05-MAY-2014

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Aunque a veces no lo sepamos, la felicidad está más cerca de nosotros de lo que parece y, además, no cuesta dinero. Tan sólo hace falta mirar con los ojos del corazón para darse de bruces con ella y crecer como personas. Ser feliz es gratis te propone hacer un viaje mágico hasta ese punto geográfico del alma a través de la historia real de Ignacia Picas, una adolescente chilena residente en Madrid y que, siendo invidente de nacimiento, ha sabido buscar su talismán interior y tornar su discapacidad en su mayor fuerza y don. En estas páginas descubrirás la historia de una joven que de...

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Not Knowing

Not Knowing

By: Steven D’Souza; Diana Renner

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 05-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 28-JUN-2014

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In order to thrive in worrying times, this fascinating book  proposes we head, uncomfortably, towards the unknown, rather than away from it. By developing a unique relationship with Not Knowing we discover a new way of living, working and succeeding in our modern world. This book re-frames the concept of Not Knowing, from being in a fearful place of weakness and ignorance, moving to something we must engage with personally. It introduces us to a new paradigm, where Not Knowing becomes an exciting opportunity, where we are no longer limited by what we already know and our habitual...

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Time & Stress Management for Rookies

Time & Stress Management for Rookies

By: LID Editorial

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 13-JUN-2014

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Everyone, everywhere, needs to get things done. And most of us just about manage it – or most of the time, anyway. But wouldn’t it be great to be one of those people who always seem to be right on top of things – ahead of the game and never in a panic? With Time & Stress Management for Rookies, that’s exactly what you can be. • Never again find yourself having to apologize for missed deadlines. • Never again be pressured into making unrealistic promises (and end up breaking them). • Never again find you’ve left an important email unanswered. • Never again come to the end of a busy...

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NLP for Rookies

NLP for Rookies

By: LID Editorial; LID Editorial

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 13-JUN-2014

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Do you want to learn the secrets needed to become the next top salesman? Hoping to impress your new potential employer at interview? Maybe you need to inspire and motivate your staff to deal with the changing economic climate – or are you simply  seeking the confidence and motivation to finally take the leap into self-employment? NLP for Rookies reveals the remarkable possibilities of Neuro Linguistic Programming, a fresh and empowering system that teaches its users how to study and perfect their own potential. Through NLP you can fully understand how the human mind works, what...

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Negotiation Skills for Rookies

Negotiation Skills for Rookies

By: LID Editorial

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 13-JUN-2014

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Negotiation may seem, at first sight, like something that other people do. High-powered business people, politicians and union leaders negotiate. But, what they are doing comes down to bargaining, and all of us do that. When you bargain, and bargain successfully, you can smooth relations and save money, time, aggravation and face in many different situations. In Negotiation Skills for Rookies you will learn skills and gain insights that will help you to: • Have business-like discussions with colleagues, clients and suppliers. • Develop sound, effective communication techniques. •...

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Job Hunting for Rookies

Job Hunting for Rookies

By: LID Editorial

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 13-JUN-2014

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If you want practical advice that will help you to find the right job, then you’re in the right place. Whether you’re looking for your first job or just want a better job, whether you’re employed or have been out of work for some time, Job Hunting for Rookies will act as your guide and take you step-by-step through the job hunting process: • Identify the right job for you. • Learn the secrets of impressing employers. • Write a compelling CV and covering letter. • Get invitations to interviews. • Succeed at interviews – and overcome interview nerves. • Negotiate a great pay package....

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Emotional Intelligence for Rookies

Emotional Intelligence for Rookies

By: LID Editorial

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 13-JUN-2014

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Emotions are powerful things, and if they are not managed intelligently they can overwhelm you and sweep you off course, affecting your health, happiness and success. In today’s turbulent business environment, you need to be fl exible and adaptable, able to stay calm and take control. When there is uncertainty, you need to be able to reassure and inspire your team, keeping them energized and focused on the goal. And when times are tough, relationships matter more than ever, so you need to be in tune with yourself and with others – your colleagues, clients, partners ...

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Dealing with Difficult People for Rookies

Dealing with Difficult People for Rookies

By: LID Editorial

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 13-JUN-2014

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Most of us know that it makes sense to get on with other people at work – with our bosses, colleagues, staff, clients, customers or suppliers. And for much of the time, most of us manage it. But sooner or later you’ll come up against someone awkward, unreasonable or even downright impossible. When that happens, just being able to communicate may not be enough – you need to learn how to spot diffi cult people, handle them, and if necessary troubleshoot in a crisis. Dealing with Diffi cult People for Rookies will help anyone who would like to get on better with other people, especially in...

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Rough Cuts
Becoming a Better Programmer

Becoming a Better Programmer

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-SEP-2014

Insert Date: 25-JUN-2014

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Pete Goodliffe, author of Code Craft, presents several lessons that will help you go beyond just being a good coder. You’ll learn how to become a better worker, a better team member, and even a better person. This is a book for people who care about code, who are passionate about the way they create it, and who want to do an even better job....

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Do-It-Yourself High Performance Car Mods: Rule the Streets

Do-It-Yourself High Performance Car Mods: Rule the Streets

By: Matt Cramer

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 20-FEB-2013

Insert Date: 25-JUN-2014

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Building Your Dream Hot Rod Inside and Out!Get revved up! Everything you need to know about building your dream hot rod is inside this book. You now have at your disposal the basic automotive techniquesand tools necessary to install any modification to your car. ...

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THE M WORD: The Money Talk every Family Needs to have about Wealth and their Financial Future

THE M WORD: The Money Talk every Family Needs to have about Wealth and their Financial Future

By: Lori Sackler

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 19-FEB-2013

Insert Date: 25-JUN-2014

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Finally, a simple and easy way to tackle the toughest topic of all…MONEY. It’s the taboo topic nobody wants to broach, the elephant in everyone’s living room. Not surprisingly, talking about money is a major cause of strife in U.S. households today. Planning for a family’s future often prompts a total breakdown in communication, causing lasting damage. ...

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Communication Beyond Boundaries

Communication Beyond Boundaries

By: Payal Mehra

Publisher: Business Expert Press

Publication Date: 01-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 24-JUN-2014

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This handy book on intercultural communication is ideal for the busy executive, frequent international business traveler, expatriate, and student of international business communication. It offers insights into the finer nuances of intercultural communication and assists in decision making, problem solving, and adjusting to other cultures. Lucid and practical in its approach, the book is replete with numerous examples that illustrate business beyond boundaries. It goes beyond a mere laundry list approach to one that enumerates the underlying phenomena that characterize international meetings,...

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What Next After School?, 11th Edition

What Next After School?, 11th Edition

By: Elizabeth Holmes

Publisher: Kogan Page

Publication Date: 03-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 24-JUN-2014

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What Next After School? has established itself as a key guide for helping students to understand the many options available to them as they approach the end of their school years, including education options (academic as well as vocational training), gap years, the world of work, and practical issues such as finances, debts and insurance. This new 11th edition also includes case studies illustrating how other students have adapted to life after school, as well as detailed information on making the most of the decisions facing all school leavers....

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Idiot's Guides: Psychology, 5th Edition

Idiot's Guides: Psychology, 5th Edition

By: Joni E. Johnston, PsyD

Publisher: Alpha

Publication Date: 01-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 22-JUN-2014

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There are numerous textbooks that explain the theories and principles of psychology, but many are too dry or academic. Idiot's Guides: Psychology, 5th Edition breaks down the complexity of psychology and helps readers understand the how and why of the human mind, the causes of things like mental illness, how we react to situations, and how we become who we are. The book steers clear of self-help and pop psychology and focuses on more of an academic approach. Key concepts are broken down into plain and simple language, and supplemented with insightful illustrations that help explain each...

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Big Vision, Small Business

Big Vision, Small Business

By: Jamie S. Walters

Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers

Publication Date: 13-OCT-2002

Insert Date: 22-JUN-2014

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While most of the business world worships size and constant growth, Big Vision, Small Business celebrates the art—and power—of small. Based on interviews with more than seventy small-business owners and on her own experiences as a successful small-business entrepreneur, Jamie Walters shows how a business can stay small and remain vital, healthy, and rewarding. If you long to run a successful, socially conscious enterprise as one element of a fulfilling personal life, Big Vision, Small Business shows you how. Covering growth options and small-enterprise advantages, inspired visioning,...

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The Art of LEGO Design

The Art of LEGO Design

By: Jordan Schwartz

Publisher: No Starch Press

Publication Date: 13-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 19-JUN-2014

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The Art of LEGO® Design explores LEGO as an artistic medium, with a wide-ranging collection of creative techniques to help you craft your own amazing models....

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Chase's Calendar of Events 2014, 57th Edition

Chase's Calendar of Events 2014, 57th Edition

By: Editors of Chase's Calendar of Events

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 19-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 19-JUN-2014

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As featured on The Today Show ! 12,500 entries. 196 countries. 365 days. Find out what's going on any day of the year, anywhere across the globe! If you're looking to tie a promotional event to a special month, create a suggested reading list based on a literary birth anniversary, travel to a music festival halfway around the world, blog about a historical milestone or do a celebrity birthday round-up on your radio show or Twitterfeed, Chase's Calendar of Events is the one resource that has it all. For broadcasters, journalists, event planners, public relations...

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Master Math: Elementary School Math

Master Math: Elementary School Math

By: Kristen Gryskevich

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 18-JUN-2014

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Math instruction is changing. The subject is no longer taught the way it was when today's parents were in school. Keeping up and helping your elementary-grade child with math can be challenging and, at times, frustrating. If you're facing difficulties helping your child grasp elementary math, here's good news: You're not alone, and help is on the way. MASTER MATH: ELEMENTARY SCHOOL MATH is the key to decreasing study and test anxieties and making math easier for your child. This concise guide, written by an experienced elementary school teacher, is a fast, straightforward reference that will...