Description : The first-ever book from popular and respected Good Morning America co-anchor Robin Roberts, filled with her own hard-won insights into what makes success While most people will say that the key to success is a willingness to break the rules, to think outside the box, to ignore boundaries, Robin Roberts -- whose own spectacular success as a college basketball star, ESPN commentator, and co-anchor on Good Morning America is undisputed -- is here to tell readers differently. In her considerable experience, there are seven rules whose importance cannot be ignored, and which must never be broken if true, meaningful success is the goal. In the tradition of bestsellers like Maria Shriver's And One More Thing Before You Go, Anna Quindlen's A Short Guide to a Happy Life, and Marlo Thomas The Right Words at the Right Time, From the Heart is the perfect gift for new grads, and an inspiring read for anyone searching for the path to success.
Description : "Part One of this volume reprints the text of 'Heart of darkness' from the 1921 Heinemann edition of Conrad's 'Collected works' - the latest version of the text that Conrad approved. Part Two includes documents and illustrations providing cultural contexts for 'Heart of darkness'. Part Three features a critical history of the novella, plus six contemporary essays representing deconstruction; feminist, gender, and queer theory; and a new historicist, post-colonial, and psychoanalytic approaches to Conrad's most famous tale."--P. vii.
Description : Helps learn, practice, and improve ten fundamental communication skills needed for any long-term relationship. Grounded in specific, manageable, and directed activities designed to immediately enhance relationships.
Description : An essential resource for people who practice mindful living, or for anyone interested in liturgy, the newly revised Chanting from the Heart reflects Thich Nhat Hanh's contemporary emphasis on ecumenism. The book contains traditional and contemporary chants and recitations for daily spiritual practice; ceremonial texts for special occasions like weddings, remembering the deceased, and honoring Buddha’s birthday; and verses for day-to-day activities such as blessing a meal, sweeping, drinking tea, and washing the dishes. Also included are more than 20 discourses comprising some of Buddha’s most fundamental teachings, including the Heart Sutra, the Discourse on the Mindfulness of Breathing, the Discourse on Happiness, the Discourse on Taking Refuge in Oneself, and the Discourse on Love. This lovely book is a quintessential reference for Buddhist practitioners on any level of experience and for anyone who wants to celebrate life and the art of mindful living.
Description : Sales have changed in the last 30 years. Gone are the days of manipulative and pushy salespeople who rely on charm to get sales. Selling From The Heart is the new economy where relationships matter and old-school techniques just don't work anymore. Relationships are what will fuel your sales funnel and allow you to reach your sales goals. Social media is a great place to develop those relationships that lead to sales and Larry teaches you how to do in a natural way. Let Larry Levine show you how not to only be yourself, but your best self and succeed! In this powerful book, Larry Levine challenges modern myths about how to approach buyers and close the sale. He deftly shows you how, in a world suffering from information overload and technology fatigue, sales professionals who demonstrate authenticity and empathy gain an unbeatable competitive edge. Jeb Blount, CEO SalesGravy.com and Author of Sales EQ Too many of us (salespeople) look outward for success and in the most brilliant, down to earth way, Selling From The Heart reminds us that our success starts within, not out. In a world of copycats, Larry Levine, with a softness of a benevolent mentor and the disarming approach of Fred Rogers, stresses that we can't win as a copy, but only as an original. "Be YOU!" The best message the sales world has received in a long time. Keenan, CEO of A Sales Guy Selling from the Heart is not really a book about sales. It's a book about YOU. This is the ultimate playbook for showing up as yourself, so you can increase your sales. Deb Calvert, author of DISCOVER Questions® and co-author of Stop Selling & Start Leading Real sales, real world, real life. Larry Levine shares what it takes to be an authentically successful salesperson. Selling From The Heart will have you probing your own heart, and when you read and apply the lessons from the book, you'll find yourself seeing authentically. Mark Hunter, CSP, "The Sales Hunter" author of High-Profit Prospecting and High-Profit Selling Selling From The Heart is powerful, refreshing, and...authentic! Larry Levine and this new book are a breath of much-needed fresh air. He's the most honest social selling expert in the business, and this book is exactly what sellers need today. Larry shares wisdom from his years of successful experience, with both blunt truth and effective advice. You will love his writing style, stories, and most of all, the increased sales from implementing his advice! Mike Weinberg, author of New Sales Simplified, and Sales Management Simplified. In sales, the heart always comes before the head. What I love and admire most about Larry Levine is that he sees the potential in all of us and compels us to act with heart and authenticity. In Selling From The Heart, Larry draws upon the wisdom that is both timeless and relevant. Read it and increase your sales, but more importantly, connect with yourself and live a more meaningful life. Shari Levitin, Founder, and CEO of Levitin Group and author of Heart and Sell-10 Universal Truths Every Salesperson Needs to Know,
Description : We’re all a little broken, and that’s okay. Or is it? Rick has a medical condition that makes his life different from the rest. But unlike others around him, he sees this not as a curse, but as an opportunity to cherish life and all the bitter-sweet gifts it brings with it. Amidst frequent visits to the doctor, multiple surgeries that risk his life being, and a life that meant surveillance all the time, Rick has to fight for himself each day. But he pulls through, thanks to his family and friend Jacob, who become his pillars of strength. And then, at a time when he is least expecting it, and with someone he meets by accident – love happens. It’s a new feeling for his heart and he is scared to lose it. Will Lisa really understand the goodness of his heart or just walk away? Inside the Heart of Hope is a story of strong will, perseverance and optimism which will make you wonder if sky is really the limit.
Description : Dr. Arnold Katz's internationally acclaimed classic, Physiology of the Heart, is now in its thoroughly revised Fifth Edition, incorporating the latest molecular biology research and extensively exploring the clinical applications of these findings. In the single authored, expert voice that is this book's unique strength, Dr. Katz provides a comprehensive overview of the physiological and biophysical basis of cardiac function, beginning with structure and proceeding to biochemistry, biophysics, and pathophysiology in arrhythmias, ischemia, and heart failure. Emphasis is on the interrelationships of basic processes among the cell, cardiac muscle function, and the biophysics of contractile and electrical behavior. This edition includes new material on cell signaling and molecular biology.
Description : The oral historian of the Crow tribe collects stories which introduce the world of the Crow Indians, including its legends, humorous tales, history, and everday life.
Description : Charles Slagle promises in this book to provide a glimple into God's heart, his nature and ways. His literary device is the letter, letters written by God to his beloved children and filled with counsel, encouragement, affection, and sometimes reproof.