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Still Going Wrong!

By Trevor Kletz
  • ISBN Code: : 9780080469928
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 230
  • Category : Technology & Engineering
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  • Pdf : still-going-wrong.pdf

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This is Trevor Kletz's follow up to his extremely successful What Went Wrong? Case Histories of Process Plant Disasters. In it, Kletz reinforces the messages in his now-classic book of famous case histories, but the majority of the book covers points not covered in the original. This new volume will focus more on procedural changes that can be made, not only at the technical or engineering levels, but at the managerial level, to prevent disasters from happening. * This volume follows up on the cases and strategies outlined in the original million-dollar seller: "What Went Wrong" * Contains many new cases and areas for improvement, including the hazards of rust, corrosion, and many more new topics * Written by the world's leading expert on industrial safety

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  • Pdf File: the-power-of-positive-living.pdf

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The #1 New York Times–bestselling author of The Power of Positive Thinking shows readers how to put his philosophy of optimism into action. Millions of people around the world have changed their lives for the better, thanks to Norman Vincent Peale and his Positive Thinking philosophy. Dr. Peale’s groundbreaking program of affirmation and positive visualization is an amazingly effective way to overcome any obstacles that may stand between you and success, happiness, and your mental, emotional, physical, and spiritual health and well-being. Positive Thinking works—and in The Power of Positive Living, Dr. Peale demonstrates how to use these techniques to conquer the fears and crippling adversity that may be holding you back from realizing your true potential in life. Self-confidence is the key and this book shows us how we can do it! With the “get-it-done twins,” patience and perseverance, any believer can be an achiever! Dr. Peale provides inspiring success stories from his own extensive experience as a counselor—such as a department store executive who turned his store into one of the chain’s most profitable by focusing on his past successes rather than his failures, and a woman who recovered her self-confidence and joy and purpose in living when she started volunteering with cancer survivors after her own breast cancer diagnosis cut short her modeling career. The wisdom, guidance, and practical advice provided in The Power of Positive Living will give you faith in yourself and in your power to achieve absolutely anything!

Code Of Honor

By Ashish Raichur
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  • Publisher : All Peoples Church & World Outreach, Bangalore, India
  • Book Code : N.a
  • Total of Pages : 117
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 895
  • Pdf File: code-of-honor.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Ethics has to do with moral code, values and principles. While a code of conduct can be discussed and documented, the standards of ethics itself does not provide the power to keep them. The power to adhere to moral values and principles comes from within each individual. As Christian ministers, our power to walk morally upright comes from our dependence on the Lord Himself and through the grace He provides. No code of conduct, no teaching on ethics, no wise counsel or set of guidelines can help a Christian minister who does not take his/her personal walk with God seriously. In the Church today, where many of us are pressing in to more of the manifestation of God's power, anointing, signs and wonders, miracles and healings, prophetic and the supernatural - a call to godly standards of life and conduct may not be very popular. Preachers and ministers are sought after, mom for what they can manifest in one hour behind the pulpit, than for the life they live off it. It is time for us as ministers of Christ to re-establish standards of serving "God acceptably with reverence and godly fear." (Hebrews 12:28). That is what this book is about - an easy-to-read collection of ethical values, godly standards and practical wisdom for men and women in Christian ministry. Your life and ministry is sure to be enriched, if you will read this book. This book will be a useful resource for Bible Colleges, Seminaries, Bible Training Centers and wherever men and women are being trained for Christian ministry. This will also be a good handbook to teach at Pastors' Conferences and Seminars. Pastors and other ministry leaders will find it useful to use this resource as they train and prepare their ministry teams. Watch our online Sunday Church service live stream every Sunday at 10:30am (Indian Time, GMT+5:30). Spirit filled, anointed worship, Word and ministry for healing, miracles and deliverance. YOUTUBE: WEBSITE: Our other websites and free resources: CHURCH: FREE SERMONS: FREE BOOKS: DAILY DEVOTIONALS: JESUS CHRIST: BIBLE COLLEGE: E-LEARNING: COUNSELING: MUSIC: MINISTERS FELLOWSHIP: CHURCH APP: CHURCHES: This book may be freely used by individuals, small groups, churches, and ministries, for non-commercial purposes. These are not to be sold and must be distributed freely.

Virtue Ethics

By Nafsika Athanassoulis
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Book Code : 1441162879
  • Total of Pages : 176
  • Category : Philosophy
  • Members : 224
  • Pdf File: virtue-ethics.pdf

Book Short Summary:

What is 'virtue'? And how can we lead moral lives? Exploring how contemporary moral philosophy has led to a revival of interest in the concepts of 'virtue', 'character' and 'flourishing', this is an accessible and critical introduction to virtue ethics. Comprising of three parts, the first part examines the work of key contemporary thinkers such as Elizabeth Anscombe and Bernard Williams in calling for a change of direction in moral philosophy and adopting a different approach to answering questions such as 'How should I live my life?'. The second part develops a detailed account of Aristotelian eudaimonistic virtue ethics, which considers the virtuous agent to be an ideal and highlights the importance of moral perception and practical wisdom. In the final part, Athanassoulis explores new challenges to virtue ethics from psychology, discusses the practical implications of educating for the virtues and finally considers the neo-Kantian response to virtue ethics. Virtue Ethics also includes chapter summaries and guides to further reading throughout to help readers explore, understand and develop a critical perspective towards this important school of contemporary ethical thought.

Peking to Paris

By Dina Bennett
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Skyhorse
  • Book Code : 1626362521
  • Total of Pages : 276
  • Category : Travel
  • Members : 544
  • Pdf File: peking-to-paris.pdf

Book Short Summary:

In May 2007, leaving China’s Great Wall is Car 84, one of 128 antique autos racing in the Peking to Paris Motor Challenge. It’s guided by one Dina Bennett, the world’s least likely navigator: a daydreamer prone to carsickness, riddled with self-doubt, and married to a thrill-seeking perfectionist who is half-human, half-racecar. What could possibly go wrong? Funny, self-deprecating, and marred by only a few acts of great fortitude, Peking to Paris is first and foremost a voyage of transformation. The reader is swept on a wild, emotional ride, with romance and adversity, torment and triumph. Starting in Beijing, Dina and her husband, Bernard, limp across the Gobi, Siberia, Baltic States, and south to Paris in a 1940 Cadillac LaSalle, while Dina nurses the absurd hope that she can turn herself into a person of courage and patience. Writing for every woman who’s ever doubted herself and any man who’s wondered what the woman traveling with him is thinking, Dina brings the reader with her as she deftly sidesteps rock-throwing Mongolians and locks horns with Russians left over from the Interpol era—not to mention getting a sandstorm facial and racing rabbits on a curvy country road. Come along for the ride with a dashboard diva!

Finding the Unknown

By Jiji Tharayil
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Vij Books India Pvt Ltd
  • Book Code : 9385167529
  • Total of Pages : 292
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 99
  • Pdf File: finding-the-unknown.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Aadira Jayan is lost, helpless and confused, after her relationship of four years falls apart. Nursing a broken heart, she sees no way out of the despair, but destiny has different plans. Aadira soon finds happiness again, and a new relationship follows. Just when she gathers the strength to start afresh, life brings back ghosts of the past, along with secrets that refuse to be revealed, making her doubt everything she knows. Nothing is as it seems, neither the past, nor the present. Once again, she finds herself in a place she wishes to run away from. This time however, she becomes her own hero and sets out in search of the truth, eventually finding much more than the unknown.

2000 Tips for Trainers and Staff Developers

By Race, Phil
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Book Code : 1136362835
  • Total of Pages : 297
  • Category : Education
  • Members : 804
  • Pdf File: 2000-tips-for-trainers-and-staff-developers.pdf

Book Short Summary:

This volume brings together a range of expert tips and guidance for staff developers and trainers. Offering a collection of ready-to-use ideas, advice and support on all aspects of training, it can be used as a day-to-day resource for the experienced and less-experienced alike.

Practice and Research

By Ian F. Shaw
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Book Code : 1351909347
  • Total of Pages : 488
  • Category : Social Science
  • Members : 409
  • Pdf File: practice-and-research.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Practice and Research is an overview of Professor Ian Shaw's analysis of the complexity and challenges of the practice/research relationship in social work - a theme that has been the focus of much of his writing over his career. Introduced with a new essay that reflects on the 'serendipity, misfires and occasional patterns' in his work, the book is grouped into five sections. It covers the following themes, each of which is fully contextualized: ¢ Perspectives on Social Work Research ¢ Evaluation ¢ Qualitative Social Work Research ¢ Practice and Research ¢ The Receiving End: Service Users and Research This book has much to say about the relationship between social work practice and research and is a must-read for any social work student or practitioner.


By Dean Burnett
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Faber & Faber
  • Book Code : 1783352345
  • Total of Pages : 288
  • Category : Psychology
  • Members : 980
  • Pdf File: psycho-logical.pdf

Book Short Summary:

'Compelling and wise and rational.' - Jon Ronson One in four of us experience a mental health problem each year, with anxiety and depression alone affecting over 500 million people worldwide. Why are these conditions so widespread? What is it about modern life that has such an impact on our mental health? And why is there still so much confusion and stigma around these issues? In Psycho-Logical, neuroscientist and bestselling author Dean Burnett answers these questions and more, revealing what is actually going on in our brains when we suffer mental health issues such as anxiety, depression and addiction. Combining illuminating scientific research with first-hand insights from people who deal with mental health problems on a daily basis, this is an honest, entertaining and reassuring account of how and why these issues occur, and how to make sense of them.

Create Your Own Website (Using Wordpress) in a Weekend

By Alannah Moore
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Ilex Press
  • Book Code : 1781570590
  • Total of Pages : 160
  • Category : Computers
  • Members : 557
  • Pdf File: create-your-own-website.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Building a website doesn't have to be complicated or expensive. Create Your Own Website Using WordPress in a Weekend demonstrates how anyone can create a website that looks professional, while being entirely tailored to their needs and preferences. Carefully structured step-by-step tutorials cover every stage of the process, so no specialist knowledge is needed. With beautiful website examples and tips throughout for inspiration, every reader will be able to get themselves - or their business - online in just a couple of days.