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1 New York Times BestsellerThe Newest Oprah Bookclub 2016 SelectionThe highly anticipated new memoir by bestselling author Glennon Doyle Melton tells the story of her journey of self-discovery after the implosion of her marriage Just when Glennon Doyle Melton was beginning to feel she had it all figured out three happy children a doting spouse and a writing career so successful that her first book catapulted to the top of the New York Times bestseller list her husband revealed his infidelity and she was forced to realize that nothing was as it seemed A recovering alcoholic and bulimic Glennon found that rock bottom was a familiar place In the midst of crisis she knew to hold on to what she discovered in recovery that her deepest pain has always held within it an invitation to a richer life Love Warrior is the story of one marriage but it is also the story of the healing that is possible for any of us when we refuse to settle for good enough and begin to face pain and love head-on This astonishing memoir reveals how our ideals of masculinity and femininity can make it impossible for a man and a woman to truly know one another - and it captures the beauty that unfolds when one couple commits to unlearning everything they ve been... taught so that they can finally after thirteen years of marriage commit to living true true to themselves and to each other Love Warrior is a gorgeous and inspiring account of how we are born to be warriors strong powerful and brave able to confront the pain and claim the love that exists for us all This chronicle of a beautiful brutal journey speaks to anyone who yearns for deeper truer relationships and a more abundant authentic life more
At last a book that shows you how to build--design--a life you can thrive in at any age or stage Designers create worlds and solve problems using design thinking Look around your office or home--at the tablet or smartphone you may be holding or the chair you are sitting in Everything in our lives was designed by someone And every design starts with a problem that a designer or team of designers seeks to solve In this book Bill Burnett and Dave Evans show us how design thinking can help us create a life that is both meaningful and fulfilling regardless of who or where we are what we do or have done for a living or how young or old we are The same design thinking responsible for amazing technology products and spaces can be used to design and build your career and your life a life of fulfillment and joy constantly creative and productive one that always holds the possibility of surprise
Simple ideas lasting loveFalling in love is easy Staying in love that s the challenge How can you keep your relationship fresh and growing amid the demands conflicts and just plain boredom of everyday life In the 1 New York Times bestseller The 5 Love Languages you ll discover the secret that has transformed millions of relationships worldwide Whether your relationship is flourishing or failing Dr Gary Chapman s proven approach to showing and receiving love will help you experience deeper and richer levels of intimacy with your partner starting today The 5 Love Languages is as practical as it is insightful Updated to reflect the complexities of relationships today this new edition reveals intrinsic truths and applies relevant actionable wisdom in ways that work Includes the Couple s Personal Profile assessment so you can discover your love language and that of your loved one
From the moment she uttered the brave and honest words I am an alcoholic to interviewer George Stephanopoulos Elizabeth Vargas began writing her story as her experiences were still raw Now in BETWEEN BREATHS Vargas discusses her accounts of growing up with anxiety-which began suddenly at the age of six when her father served in Vietnam-and how she dealt with this anxiety as she came of age to her eventually turning to alcohol for relief She tells of how she found herself living in denial about the extent of her addiction and keeping her dependency a secret for so long She addresses her time in rehab her first year of sobriety and the guilt she felt as a working mother who had never found the right balance Honest and hopeful BETWEEN BREATHS is an inspiring read
This 1 New York Times best-selling guide to decluttering your home from Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes readers step-by-step through her revolutionary KonMari Method for simplifying organizing and storing Despite constant efforts to declutter your home do papers still accumulate like snowdrifts and clothes pile up like a tangled mess of noodles Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes tidying to a whole new level promising that if you properly simplify and organize your home once you ll never have to do it again Most methods advocate a room-by-room or little-by-little approach which doom you to pick away at your piles of stuff forever The KonMari Method with its revolutionary category-by-category system leads to lasting results In fact none of Kondo s clients have lapsed and she still has a three-month waiting list With detailed guidance for determining which items in your house spark joy and which don t this international bestseller featuring Tokyo s newest lifestyle phenomenon will help you clear your clutter and enjoy the unique magic of a tidy home and the calm motivated mindset it can inspire
The 1 New York Times Bestseller YOU ARE A BADASS IS THE SELF-HELP BOOK FOR PEOPLE WHO DESPERATELY WANT TO IMPROVE THEIR LIVES BUT DON T WANT TO GET BUSTED DOING IT In this refreshingly entertaining how-to guide 1 New York Times Bestselling Author and world-traveling success coach Jen Sincero serves up 27 bite-sized chapters full of hilariously inspiring stories sage advice easy exercises and the occasional swear word If you re ready to make some serious changes around here You Are a Badass will help you Identify and change the self-sabotaging beliefs and behaviors that stop you from getting what you want blast past your fears so you can take big exciting risks figure out how to make some damn money already learn to love yourself and others set big goals and reach them - it will basically show you how to create a life you totally love and how to create it NOW By the end of You Are a Badass you ll understand why you are how you are how to love what you can t change how to change what you don t love and how to use The Force to kick some serious ass If you re wanting to kick some serious ass in the money department you wanna and start making the kind of dinero you ain t never made before pre-order the next book in the series that s... all about your financial badassery You Are a Badass at Making Money Master the Mindset of Wealth coming in April 2017 from Viking Press more
In this generation-defining self-help guide a superstar blogger cuts through the crap to show us how to stop trying to be positive all the time so that we can truly become better happier people For decades we ve been told that positive thinking is the key to a happy rich life F k positivity Mark Manson says Let s be honest shit is f ked and we have to live with it In his wildly popular Internet blog Manson doesn t sugarcoat or equivocate He tells it like it is a dose of raw refreshing honest truth that is sorely lacking today The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F k is his antidote to the coddling let s-all-feel-good mindset that has infected modern society and spoiled a generation rewarding them with gold medals just for showing up Manson makes the argument backed both by academic research and well-timed poop jokes that improving our lives hinges not on our ability to turn lemons into lemonade but on learning to stomach lemons better Human beings are flawed and limited not everybody can be extraordinary there are winners and losers in society and some of it is not fair or your fault Manson advises us to get to know our limitations and accept them Once we embrace our fears faults and uncertainties once we stop running and avoiding and... start confronting painful truths we can begin to find the courage perseverance honesty responsibility curiosity and forgiveness we seek There are only so many things we can give a f k about so we need to figure out which ones really matter Manson makes clear While money is nice caring about what you do with your life is better because true wealth is about experience A much-needed grab-you-by-the-shoulders-and-look-you-in-the-eye moment of real-talk filled with entertaining stories and profane ruthless humor The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F k is a refreshing slap for a generation to help them lead contented grounded lives more
World-renowned Stanford University psychologist Carol Dweck in decades of research on achievement and success has discovered a truly groundbreaking idea the power of our mindset Dweck explains why it s not just our abilities and talent that bring us success but whether we approach them with a fixed or growth mindset She makes clear why praising intelligence and ability doesn t foster self-esteem and lead to accomplishment but may actually jeopardize success With the right mindset we can motivate our kids and help them to raise their grades as well as reach our own goals personal and professional Dweck reveals what all great parents teachers CEOs and athletes already know how a simple idea about the brain can create a love of learning and a resilience that is the basis of great accomplishment in every area Praise for Mindset Everyone should read this book Chip and Dan Heath authors of Switch and Made to Stick Will prove to be one of the most influential books ever about motivation Po Bronson author of NurtureShock A good book is one whose advice you believe A great book is one whose advice you follow I have found Carol Dweck s work on mindsets invaluable in my own life and even life-changing in my attitudes toward the challenges... that over the years become more demanding rather than less This is a book that can change your life as its ideas have changed mine Robert J Sternberg IBM Professor of Education and Psychology at Yale University director of the PACE Center of Yale University and author of Successful Intelligence If you manage any people or if you are a parent which is a form of managing people drop everything and read Mindset Guy Kawasaki author of The Art of the Start and the blog How to Change the World Highly recommended an essential read for parents teachers and coaches as well as for those who would like to increase their own feelings of success and fulfillment Library Journal starred review A serious practical book Dweck s overall assertion that rigid thinking benefits no one least of all yourself and that a change of mind is always possible is welcome Publishers Weekly A wonderfully elegant idea It is a great book Edward M Hallowell M D author of Delivered from Distractionmore
The author of the legendary bestseller Influence social psychologist Robert Cialdini shines a light on effective persuasion and reveals that the secret doesn t lie in the message itself but in the key moment before that message is delivered What separates effective communicators from truly successful persuaders Using the same combination of rigorous scientific research and accessibility that made his Influence an iconic bestseller Robert Cialdini explains how to capitalize on the essential window of time before you deliver an important message This privileged moment for change prepares people to be receptive to a message before they experience it Optimal persuasion is achieved only through optimal pre-suasion In other words to change minds a pre-suader must also change states of mind His first solo work in over thirty years Cialdini s Pre-Suasion draws on his extensive experience as the most cited social psychologist of our time and explains the techniques a person should implement to become a master persuader Altering a listener s attitudes beliefs or experiences isn t necessary says Cialdini all that s required is for a communicator to redirect the audience s focus of attention before a relevant action From studies on... advertising imagery to treating opiate addiction from the annual letters of Berkshire Hathaway to the annals of history Cialdini draws on an array of studies and narratives to outline the specific techniques you can use on online marketing campaigns and even effective wartime propaganda He illustrates how the artful diversion of attention leads to successful pre-suasion and gets your targeted audience primed and ready to say Yes more
This twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Stephen Covey s cherished classic commemorates the timeless wisdom of the 7 Habits One of the most inspiring and impactful books ever written The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has captivated readers for 25 years It has transformed the lives of Presidents and CEOs educators and parents in short millions of people of all ages and occupations
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