Just Do It Book

Just Do It | Download eBook Read Pdf-ePub-Kindle

Download full pdf book Just Do It by June Mokoka available in full 66 pages, and make sure to check out other latest books Self-Help related to Just Do It below.

Just Do It

By June Mokoka
  • ISBN Code: : 1482802376
  • Publisher : Partridge Africa
  • Pages : 66
  • Category : Self-Help
  • Reads : 973
  • Book Compatibility : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Pdf : just-do-it.pdf

Book Excerpt :

Like most other people, I had struggled and worked hard to survive all my life, dealing with difficulties and obstacles as best I could. I had spent so many years ignoring my true desires, and what was in my heart. Instead, I followed the expectations of others. This book is a compilation of my Top List of Inspirational expressions from stories of people who didn’t give up when they encountered difficulties. I believe we were all created to make a difference in our world of influence. Yet, that doesn’t mean we are free from obstacles, there’s always going to be a mountain on our way, and that’s when most people express their fear. You will find short daily inspirational words that will assist you develop a fearless mindset because “Fear Is the Root of All Evil. It surfaces itself as corruption, crime, greed, anger, abuse, violence and war. But, all it really takes is devotion, courage; tenacity and willpower to weather the storms of life. You will discover that once you refuse to let temporary setbacks overwhelm you, all that is left for you to do is to persevere, try one more time, defy the odds and “JUST DO IT.” DON’T STOP!

Recommended Books For Reading

  • Just Do It Now!
    Just Do It Now!

    A Book written by Lynda Field, published by Random House 2010-12-15 - 240 pages - part of Body, Mind & Spirit books.

    Get eBook
  • Just Do It?!
    Just Do It?!

    A Book written by Dagmar Heller,Minna Hietamäki, published by Evangelische Verlagsanstalt 2018-04-01 - 414 pages - part of Religion books.

    Get eBook
  • Just Do It
    Just Do It

    A Book written by Earle Perkins, published by Xlibris Corporation 2004-07-02 - 122 pages - part of Travel books.

    Get eBook
  • Screw It Just Do It
    Screw It Just Do It

    A Book written by Peter Hart, published by Lulu Press, Inc 2014-12-19 - pages - part of Business & Economics books.

    Get eBook
  • Change—Just Do It
    Change—Just Do It

    A Book written by Robert Teh Kok Hua, published by Balboa Press 2015-10-28 - 56 pages - part of Business & Economics books.

    Get eBook
  • Stop Worrying And Just Do It
    Stop Worrying And Just Do It

    A Book written by Caryn Grunwald, published by Lulu Press, Inc 2022-03-09 - 193 pages - part of Self-Help books.

    Get eBook
  • Don ́t think about it, just do it
    Don ́t think about it, just do it

    A Book written by Silvia Schael,Oliver Schael, published by epubli 2022-03-25 - 65 pages - part of Sports & Recreation books.

    Get eBook

Read Also This Books

The Solo Travel Guide

By Dee Maldon
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Bookline & Thinker Ltd
  • Book Code : 0995623511
  • Total of Pages : 94
  • Category : Travel
  • Members : 333
  • Pdf File: the-solo-travel-guide.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Do you want to travel, but your friends or family don’t? So why wait? Travelling alone is better than never travelling at all.

One Servant’s Journey

By Angie Lee
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : WestBow Press
  • Book Code : 1664252525
  • Total of Pages : 54
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 298
  • Pdf File: one-servant-s-journey.pdf

Book Short Summary:

God has kept his hand in Angie Lee’s life—during the times she didn’t know him and even during the times she walked away from him. In One Servant’s Journey, she shares her story, telling where God brought her from and what he led her to. In this blend of memoir and spirituality book, Lee tells how God directed her toward becoming a Christian missionary abroad. She narrates how she traveled to the Philippines, Kazakhstan (old Russia), Ecuador, Brazil, Bolivia, and India spreading God’s word and helping others with her nursing skills. One Servant’s Journey chronicles all the ways God works to transform the lives of missionaries as well as his children of other nations and the miracles that came about by the willingness of doctors and nurses volunteering to give of themselves and their God-given talents.


By Tracey Johnson (TJImpression Own Style)
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Tracey Johnson
  • Book Code : N.a
  • Total of Pages : 23
  • Category : Art
  • Members : 607
  • Pdf File: moonlighting-turned-business-idea-s.pdf

Book Short Summary:

A list of quick fix, moonlighting idea's. Showing how you can turn them into a lucrative home base business.

Living Courageously

By Joyce Meyer
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : FaithWords
  • Book Code : 145551750X
  • Total of Pages : 256
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 301
  • Pdf File: living-courageously.pdf

Book Short Summary:

You have fear. And if you don't face your fear, it can paralyze you and hold you back from enjoying life to the fullest. Joyce Meyer, #1 New York Times bestselling author, wants to show you that to break out of fear, you must face it head-on. The good news is God wants to give you the strength you need to beat fear and live courageously. That's why He tells you repeatedly throughout the Bible to "fear not" because He is with you. In LIVING COURAGEOUSLY, Joyce explains how you can overcome the debilitating power of fear by learning to confront and conquer any and every fear you have. Blending practical insights, her personal experiences, and inspiring Scripture, this book will teach you how to conquer any fear, reach your greatest potential, and start living life to the fullest. Whether you fear being inadequate, being rejected, or losing control, you can learn how to triumph over any obstacle-even when you feel fearful. You can face anything and just "do it afraid!" Chapter titles include: Say Good-bye to Fear The Source of Fear Cultivating Courage The Creative Power of Fear and Faith Do It Afraid!

Just Shut Up and Do It

By Brian Tracy
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Sourcebooks, Inc.
  • Book Code : 1608106853
  • Total of Pages : 112
  • Category : Business & Economics
  • Members : 662
  • Pdf File: just-shut-up-and-do-it.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Your aim in life should be to achieve all of the wonderful things that are possible for you. There is no reason for you not to be earning twice as much as you are today, or even five or ten times as much. Your potential is practically limitless, if you could just learn how to utilize it. Clarity, Focus, and Concentration: Three strong, simple attributes needed to hone in your potential and hit the bull's eye! And just as you can develop your physical muscles through hard work and concentration, you can develop your mental muscles through continuous repetition. You have the ability right now to achieve more than you ever have before. Bull's Eye will teach you how to unleash your powers for success and accomplish more in the next few months than many people do in a lifetime.

I Know What to Do, I Just Don't Do It

By Sue Markovitch
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : BalboaPress
  • Book Code : 145258107X
  • Total of Pages : 268
  • Category : Self-Help
  • Members : 278
  • Pdf File: i-know-what-to-do-i-just-don-t-do-it.pdf

Book Short Summary:

I Know What to Do, I Just Don't Do It is for women who have spent a lifetime dieting or at weight-loss meetings but are nowhere closer to their goal weight than they were ten, twenty, or thirty years ago. The saboteur seems to lurk at every Monday morning attempt to change. “I know what to do, but I just don't do it.” What’s going on here? The issue for many of us is much deeper than what a diet or program can fix. That is because being frustrated, overweight, and out of shape is a symptom of being disconnected from the truth and our true selves. Sue Markovitch takes us through the false beliefs that keep us stuck and replaces them with the truth about who we really are. We are encouraged to change for good, not by finally finding the right diet, program, or other means of control, but by making the shift from lies to truth.


By Rahul Mookerjee
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : 0 Excuses Fitness
  • Book Code : 1522040897
  • Total of Pages : 192
  • Category : Health & Fitness
  • Members : 850
  • Pdf File: 0-excuses-fitness.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Do you know what the biggest problem plaguing people is these days? It's not so much fitness related as it is related to life - and that problem is - in a nutshell - "MAKING EXCUSES GALORE". Oh, I have no time to train. Oh, the neighborhood gyms are too expensive. Oh, those stretches are too difficult. Oh, and ... ah, why not just do it tomorrow? And so forth. Excuses, my friend, are the reason why most folks never get started on that road to super fitness, health and STRENGTH - both from the inside and the outside, and ZERO EXCUSES FITNESS gives you NO CHANCE to make ANY EXCUSES! In other words, its fitness instruction which flat out WORKS, provided you don’t make EXCUSES. NOTHING - I repeat NOTHING - is needed in order for you to do these exercises. NO equipment, NO gyms, not even the much vaunted "Swiss balls" or other "fancy shmancy" abdominal gadgets or gizmos (which ain't worth even the time of day you spend looking at the ads, to be honest). And no, you don't even need a chinning bar for most of the exercises I've shown. Pull-ups are great, but they are NOT required. Stop making excuses - and grab your copy NOW - and watch a whole NEW world open up to you in terms of OVERALL health, fitness, and strength. To your SUCCESS! Rahul Mookerjee

Just F*cking Do It

By Noor Hibbert
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : John Murray
  • Book Code : 1473692962
  • Total of Pages : 224
  • Category : Self-Help
  • Members : 588
  • Pdf File: just-f-cking-do-it.pdf

Book Short Summary:

'NOOR HIBBERT IS A FORCE OF NATURE AND HER BOOK IS A CANDID, NO-BULLSH*T BLUEPRINT FOR LIVING YOUR MOST AMAZING LIFE. INVIGORATING AND INSPIRING!' Sarah Knight, New York Times bestselling author of The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck 'A ROUSING GUIDE ON HOW TO BUILD MOMENTUM TOWARDS YOUR GOALS, QUASH YOUR INNER DOUBTS AND CHARGE AT WHAT YOU REALLY WANT' , RED Magazine JUST F*CKING DO IT will take you on a mind-altering journey of self discovery and personal transformation using an approach which combines psychological rigour with spiritual power - helping you to become the best version of yourself and create a life of happiness and abundance. True personal development can only be achieved by changing how you think and interact with the world. This book, by the creator of the hit 'Think It, Get It' podcast, will demonstrate that, alongside purposeful and practical steps to improve your life, you have the power to multiply your success and happiness by harnessing the Law of Attraction. Whatever obstacles you face, this book will show you how to stop thinking small, make positive changes and live the life you deserve.


By Gavin Hogarth
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Book Code : 1546280480
  • Total of Pages : 34
  • Category : Biography & Autobiography
  • Members : 388
  • Pdf File: epilepsy.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Living with epilepsy has its ups and downs, the funny times and the not so funny times, but throughout, there is always hope. By just getting on with it one can make life genuinely easier. Learning to laugh helps, as does realizing that others have a similar condition.

Screw It, Let's Do It

By Sir Richard Branson
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Book Code : 0753547422
  • Total of Pages : 272
  • Category : Biography & Autobiography
  • Members : 574
  • Pdf File: screw-it-let-s-do-it.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Richard Branson is an iconic businessman. In Screw It, Let's Do It, he shares the secrets of his success and the invaluable lessons he has learned over the course of his remarkable career. As the world struggles with the twin problems of global recession and climate change, Richard explains why it is up to big companies like Virgin to lead the way in finding a more holistic and environmentally friendly approach to business. He also looks to the future and shares his plans for taking his business and his ideas to the next level. Richard reveals the new and exciting areas into which Virgin is currently moving, including biofuels and space travel, and brings together all the important lessons, good advice and inspirational adages that have helped him along the road to success. This is a fantastic motivational business book that will help every reader achieve their own dreams.

Don't Just Do Something, Stand There!

By Kyla Carson
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Book Code : 1462820468
  • Total of Pages : 128
  • Category : Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Members : 819
  • Pdf File: don-t-just-do-something-stand-there.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Don’t Just Do Something, Stand There! is an inspiring self-help book that illustrates how early childhood wounds do not have to define a person. You will fi nd the tools, meditations, guidance, and exercises needed to enjoy an authentic and deeply lived life. And laugh along the journey. Kyla Carson reveals the experiences that have taught her to live in the now, to embrace life’s lemons and open a lemonade stand. Join Kyla on her path towards the awareness she has gained through love, curiosity, and a fearless hunger for truth.

Dream It, Then Do It

By Lilian Njoki
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Lilian Njoki
  • Book Code : N.a
  • Total of Pages : 40
  • Category : Self-Help
  • Members : 452
  • Pdf File: dream-it-then-do-it.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Your attitude creates the way you feel about people and situations and ultimately, controls your life. The good news is that you can control your attitude. Your actions are a result of your attitude—which in turn creates a reaction from others. Have a positive, joyful attitude and you’ll have positive, joyful results. Put out a negative attitude and you’ve failed before you begin. What you think is what you get.

Leading Lightly

By Jody Michael
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Greenleaf Book Group
  • Book Code : 1626349002
  • Total of Pages : 194
  • Category : Business & Economics
  • Members : 401
  • Pdf File: leading-lightly.pdf

Book Short Summary:

A Conscious Approach to Leadership and Life Leading lightly is about looking at what you do through a radical new lens. It’s a way to powerfully transform your performance, make better decisions, gain greater self-awareness, and develop the capacity to manage your work and life with enduring ease and clarity. An alternative to the everyday stress, pace, challenges, and burdens that weigh you down, leading lightly shows you how to shift your mindset, live lighter, and optimize your effectiveness. Part leadership, part mental fitness, part health and wellness guide, Leading Lightly empowers you to work at your best and operate at your fullest potential. Stress and difficulty don’t have to be a given. Learning to lead lightly and live mindfully can profoundly change the trajectory of your day. This book is for anyone who finds themselves overloaded, frustrated, anxious, or exhausted by their life circumstances. It offers more than just tactical strategies for sustained optimal performance at work, but transcends that, helping you develop a conscious approach to all the facets of your life, so you’re able to leverage the choices you have each day and take action that puts you in control of your experience. You’ll not only be able to create better outcomes but also do this in a way that energizes and enlivens you. ​In Leading Lightly, author Jody Michael brings together 20+ years of her research and work as a psychotherapist, Master Certified Coach, and leadership expert to provide you with a practical, measurable, and proven process for developing your mental fitness. You’ll increase your emotional intelligence, discover how to respond to situations with more agility, build stronger interpersonal relationships, and find that the ability to thrive in leadership and life is within your grasp. This book will show you how to think differently, feel lighter, and achieve personal and professional well-being. You’ll notice the results immediately, and those around you will too.

Die Wirkung von Anglizismen in der Werbung: „Just do it“ oder lieber doch nicht?

By Isabel Kick
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Diplomica Verlag
  • Book Code : 3842894961
  • Total of Pages : 104
  • Category : Business & Economics
  • Members : 777
  • Pdf File: die-wirkung-von-anglizismen-in-der-werbung.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Mit der zunehmenden Internationalisierung in Deutschland, kommt es zu einer stetig steigenden Verwendung von Anglizismen. Anglizismen sind alltäglich geworden, beim Einkaufen im Supermarkt findet man „best price“ Angebote oder „roll back“ Produkte, in der Kneipe um die Ecke gibt es mittlerweile eine „Happy Hour“, beim Bäcker die „Muffins“, im Imbiss die „Chicken wings“ und „potatoes“, in Modehäusern heißt der Schlussverkauf nun „sale“ und natürlich treffen wir auch in der Werbung immer wieder auf Anglizismen. In keinem anderen europäischen (nicht englischsprachigen) Land gibt es so viel englische Werbung wie in Deutschland. Viele internationale Unternehmen werben in Italien auf Italienisch, in Spanien auf Spanisch, in Frankreich auf Französisch und in Deutschland auf Englisch. Das Phänomen der zunehmenden Anglizismen in der Werbung veranlasste mich, die Wirkung von Anglizismen in der Werbung genauer zu untersuchen. Bei dieser Untersuchung beschränke ich mich auf den Werbeslogan, denn dieser enthält kurz und knapp die Werbebotschaft und er kann ohne Bedenken getrennt von der restlichen Werbekampagne betrachten. Werbetexter setzen oft Anglizismen ein, um die Aufmerksamkeit der Konsumenten zu erregen. Aber wie diese Untersuchung zeigt, gibt es so viele Hersteller, die mit englischen Slogans werben, dass Anglizismen allein nicht mehr die Aufmerksamkeit der Kunden auf sich ziehen können. Vielmehr zeigt diese Untersuchung, dass sich eher die deutschsprachigen Slogans wie „Geiz ist geil!“ von Saturn und „Wohnst du noch oder lebst du schon?“ von Ikea aus der Masse hervorheben und auf sich aufmerksam machen.

Do It For Yourself

By Kara Cutruzzula
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Abrams
  • Book Code : 1647009308
  • Total of Pages : 144
  • Category : Self-Help
  • Members : 241
  • Pdf File: do-it-for-yourself.pdf

Book Short Summary:

A bold motivational journal for anyone seeking to boost their productivity Whether you’re embarking on a new project or planning your future, understanding what makes you tick is the crucial ï¬?rst step in making things happen. Do It For Yourself combines the pop-art-inspired graphics of Subliming with 75 thought-provoking prompts by creativity and productivity expert Kara Cutruzzula. Choose any goal and work through the ï¬?ve stages of the journal—getting going, building momentum, overcoming setbacks, following through, and seeking closure—or just open it to the phase you’re in now. Each exercise is designed to help reorient your outlook, overcome roadblocks, and encourage mindfulness, with powerful typographic quotes to inspire you along the way. In these pages, ï¬?nd the much-needed space to focus your energy, clear up mental clutter, and set yourself up for success. Because isn’t it time you did it for yourself?

I Would Have Never Made It This Far Without Jesus

By Winter Rose
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Book Code : 1984554530
  • Total of Pages : 52
  • Category : Biography & Autobiography
  • Members : 827
  • Pdf File: i-would-have-never-made-it-this-far-without-jesus.pdf

Book Short Summary:

I wanted to inspire others with my book. It is for the people who are still in the dark and who may think there is no way out of their very own darkness. I am a survivor and I am a fighter. If I didn’t have Jesus in my heart I’d probably be in jail, still on drugs, or maybe even dead. Jesus is my light and you are not alone. You are not the only one who has suffered from pain, heartaches and disappointments. Jesus himself suffered in this world. Out of all the people, he was and still is a true definition of a good person. He gave it all up for you and me just so we can know he is God. He is love. He is my lord and savior and he can be yours too. I would have never made it this far without Jesus and I wanted you to know there is hope for all the brokenhearted who seek him.

Men Rising

By Alyssa Ditch
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Balboa Press
  • Book Code : 1982273658
  • Total of Pages : 260
  • Category : Self-Help
  • Members : 916
  • Pdf File: men-rising.pdf

Book Short Summary:

What does it mean to be masculine? These eleven men thought they knew, following in the footsteps of their fathers, marching to society’s drumbeat of manhood: A man is strong. A man doesn’t cry. A man is the provider. A man does it alone... in the course of their lives, each of these very different men found this same rigid idea of manhood standing between them and their happiness. Standing between them and being a fully realized man. Standing between them and their relationships. Standing between them and their heart’s path. Instead of building them up and making them stronger, they found themselves chained and isolated by these standards of masculinity. In these soulful interviews conducted by intuitive healer and author Alyssa Ditch, these eleven men candidly share their ascent into becoming real men: from heartache to healing, failure to triumph. Join her, as she dives into the hearts of these eleven brave men to understand how these fully-realized men had cast away society’s limitations on ‘masculinity’, rising to become better men for themselves, their families, and their communities. Learn the tools and techniques that worked for each of them on their journey to self-discovery. Be inspired by the example they set for all men, as it makes us think anew... ‘What is healthy masculinity?’

Rootie Kazootie

By Lawrence Naumoff
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Book Code : 1429933372
  • Total of Pages : 282
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 353
  • Pdf File: rootie-kazootie.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Richard's married to Caroline, but how long can he endure her constant chatter? When cool, calm Cynthia tempts Richard with sex, money, and peace and quiet, crazy Caroline goes on the warpath. Rootie Kazootie was a children's television show in the early 1950s. The show was broadcast live from New York City on Saturday mornings. Rootie also appeared in comic books and Little Golden Books during that period. In this novel, the title refers to a character who shares Rootie's personality.

Life as It Should Be

By Dick Bont
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : WestBow Press
  • Book Code : 1490863451
  • Total of Pages : 146
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 739
  • Pdf File: life-as-it-should-be.pdf

Book Short Summary:

• You can be anything you want to be! • Follow your dream! • Be all that you can be! Do these phrases sound familiar? We are bombarded with words like these all our lives; yet many of us remain confused, disappointed, and disillusioned. Perhaps there is a greater pursuit—maybe discovering who God made you to be and following His plan for your life is a better way. Life as It Should Be may be your roadmap to that destination.

Developmental Evaluation

By Michael Quinn Patton
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Book Code : 1609180917
  • Total of Pages : 375
  • Category : Psychology
  • Members : 610
  • Pdf File: developmental-evaluation.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Developmental evaluation (DE) offers a powerful approach to monitoring and supporting social innovations by working in partnership with program decision makers. In this book, eminent authority Michael Quinn Patton shows how to conduct evaluations within a DE framework. Patton draws on insights about complex dynamic systems, uncertainty, nonlinearity, and emergence. He illustrates how DE can be used for a range of purposes: ongoing program development, adapting effective principles of practice to local contexts, generating innovations and taking them to scale, and facilitating rapid response in crisis situations. Students and practicing evaluators will appreciate the book's extensive case examples and stories, cartoons, clear writing style, "closer look" sidebars, and summary tables. Provided is essential guidance for making evaluations useful, practical, and credible in support of social change. See also Developmental Evaluation Exemplars, edited by Michael Quinn Patton, Kate McKegg, and Nan Wehipeihana, which presents 12 in-depth case studies.

Pollyanna Grows Up

By Eleanor Porter
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Book Code : 0141930381
  • Total of Pages : 304
  • Category : Juvenile Fiction
  • Members : 339
  • Pdf File: pollyanna-grows-up.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Her crippled legs cured, Pollyanna takes her glad heart to cheer new friends in Boston before travelling to Europe with Aunt Polly and Dr chilton. But growing up brings sorrows as well as joys, and when she returns after six years, with Dr Chilton dead and Aunt Polly fallen on hard times, even Pollyanna has trouble maintaining her usual cheerful outlook.

Cottage Lake Soliloquy

By John E. Shephard Jr.
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Trafford Publishing
  • Book Code : 9781426977954
  • Total of Pages : 692
  • Category : Self-Help
  • Members : 501
  • Pdf File: cottage-lake-soliloquy.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Cottage Lake Soliloquy is a guide to spiritual enlightenment in the form of a novel. It is primarily a tale of transformation about a year in the lives of two people, husband and wife, as they confront personal and professional challenges with their children on a lake in the woods in the small town of Forestville. The narrative unfolds through alternating chapters on each protagonist while weaving their stories together. Jay, a psychotherapist, and Bea, the head of a Student-Exchange company, encounter Leroy, part psychic part teacher, who guides them on a journey of self-realization through a series of dialogues by using their problems as opportunities for growth. Elements of the story include intense and insightful therapy sessions, lush and lyrical descriptions of nature, travel to foreign lands, alcohol and drug use, romance, intrigue, deception and betrayal. A handbook to awakening, the saga intertwines poetry, songs, quotations, essays and stream of consciousness thought in a unique and engrossing style of epic proportions while leading the reader towards his or her own spiritual awareness.

England's Lane

By Joseph Connolly
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : RiverRun
  • Book Code : 178087720X
  • Total of Pages : 496
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 834
  • Pdf File: england-s-lane.pdf

Book Short Summary:

SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOLLINGER EVERYMAN WODEHOUSE PRIZE: AS IF THE ROYLE FAMILY WERE WRITTEN BY MARTIN AMIS 'Vibrant tragicomic slices of cosmopolitan Englishness' Independent on Sunday 'May well be his masterpiece . . . a rich and compelling drama of life' Daily Mail 'Virtuosic farce and razor-edged comedy of manners' Independent Jim and Milly. Stan and Jane. Jonathan and Fiona. Winter, 1959. Three married couples: each living in England's Lane, each with an only child, and each attending to family, and their livelihoods - the ironmonger, the sweetshop and the butcher. Each of them hiding their lies, coping in the only way they know how. 'He remains essentially a comic novelist, but one whose work has its dark, even sinister side . . . There is no other novelist today who writes quite like Connolly' Scotsman

Why Didn’t You Just Do What You Were Told?

By Jenny Diski
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Book Code : 1526650800
  • Total of Pages : 448
  • Category : Literary Collections
  • Members : 622
  • Pdf File: why-didn-t-you-just-do-what-you-were-told.pdf

Book Short Summary:

'Nothing about Jenny Diski is conventional. Diski does not do linear, or normal, or boring ... highly intelligent, furiously funny' Sunday Times 'Funny, heartbreaking, insightful and wise' Emilia Clarke 'She expanded notions about what nonfiction, as an art form, could do and could be' New Yorker Jenny Diski was a fearless writer, for whom no subject was too difficult, even her own cancer diagnosis. Her columns in the London Review of Books – selected here by her editor and friend Mary-Kay Wilmers, on subjects as various as death, motherhood, sexual politics and the joys of solitude – have been described as 'virtuoso performances', and 'small masterpieces'. From Highgate Cemetery to the interior of a psychiatric hospital, from Tottenham Court Road to the icebergs of Antarctica, Why Didn't You Just Do What You Were Told? is a collective interrogation of the universal experience from a very particular psyche: original, opinionated – and mordantly funny.

Never Let Me Go

By Kazuo Ishiguro
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Vintage Canada
  • Book Code : 0307371336
  • Total of Pages : 304
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 267
  • Pdf File: never-let-me-go.pdf

Book Short Summary:

From the Booker Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day and When We Were Orphans, comes an unforgettable edge-of-your-seat mystery that is at once heartbreakingly tender and morally courageous about what it means to be human. Hailsham seems like a pleasant English boarding school, far from the influences of the city. Its students are well tended and supported, trained in art and literature, and become just the sort of people the world wants them to be. But, curiously, they are taught nothing of the outside world and are allowed little contact with it. Within the grounds of Hailsham, Kathy grows from schoolgirl to young woman, but it’s only when she and her friends Ruth and Tommy leave the safe grounds of the school (as they always knew they would) that they realize the full truth of what Hailsham is. Never Let Me Go breaks through the boundaries of the literary novel. It is a gripping mystery, a beautiful love story, and also a scathing critique of human arrogance and a moral examination of how we treat the vulnerable and different in our society. In exploring the themes of memory and the impact of the past, Ishiguro takes on the idea of a possible future to create his most moving and powerful book to date.

Solution-Focused Case Management

By Dr. Robert G. Blundo, PhD, LCSW,Joel K Simon, MSW, ACSW, BCD
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Book Code : 0826171869
  • Total of Pages : 256
  • Category : Social Science
  • Members : 832
  • Pdf File: solution-focused-case-management.pdf

Book Short Summary:

“Blundo and Simon have successfully outlined how a solution-focused perspective can be a powerful tool for case managers. Their understanding and presentation is based upon practice scenarios that are real and applied...They clearly demonstrate the impact of ‘thinking and language’ and the importance of building a collaborative relationship with clients. Their work challenges the traditional theory-driven interventions that focus on problems and arrive at a diagnosis . They encourage a ‘shift’ to a co-constructive partnership that requires a practitioner to respect that clients are ‘experts of their own lives’...They provide a clear step-wise discussion of techniques and strategies that can be employed working with individuals and families in case management settings. This book is a must read.” -Lawrence T. Force, PhD. LCSW-R Professor of Psychology, Mount Saint Mary College, Newburgh, NY From the Foreword Solution-focused practice is a paradigm that stresses client abilities, strengths, and individual goals rather than disability. Written by a team of educator/practitioners noted for their expertise in solution-focused therapy, this “how-to” text for social work, counseling, and psychology students guides current and future case managers in learning this strengths-based, collaborative approach to case management. It discusses both the philosophical basis for solution-focused casework and demonstrates how it is ideally suited for the case management process. The book is based on teaching materials the authors have developed and used in their classes and workshops with undergraduate and graduate students and professionals. The text incorporates new research and theoretical developments in solution-focused therapy as well as actual practice scenarios demonstrating the process of building a collaborative relationship with individual clients and families. Replete with strategies and tools for practicing solution-focused case management, the text describes such essential skills as identifying goals, monitoring progress, working with other agencies, and transitioning out of treatment. It discusses issues related to ethical practice and presents strategies for self-care. Additionally, the book addresses diversity and social justice and their relationships to solution-focused practice. Student exercises help to reinforce knowledge. The text will assist case managers in a variety of settings—hospitals, nursing homes, rehabilitation facilities, community-based mental health agencies, schools, prisons, court systems, and shelters for the homeless and victims of domestic violence—to partner with their clients towards finding strengths-based and solution-focused approaches to resolving issues in a positive way. Key Features: Authored by noted experts in solution-focused education and practice Facilitates a reframing of casework and case management around client strengths and resources Provides specific case examples that allow readers to troubleshoot and apply solution-focused principles to practice Includes student exercises throughout the book

Strategic Management of Health Care Organizations

By Linda E. Swayne,W. Jack Duncan,Peter M. Ginter
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Book Code : 1444300032
  • Total of Pages : 880
  • Category : Health & Fitness
  • Members : 730
  • Pdf File: strategic-management-of-health-care-organizations.pdf

Book Short Summary:

The 6th edition of this established text is streamlined to a more manageable format, with the Appendices moved to the web-site and a significant shortening of the main text. There is a greater focus on the global analysis of industry and competition; and analysis of the internal environment. In consultation with feedback from their adopters, the authors have concentrated on the fundamentals of strategy analysis and the underlying sources of profit. This reflects waning interest among senior executives in the pursuit of short-term shareholder value. As ever students are provided with the guidance they need to strategic planning, analysis of the health services environment (internal and external) and lessons on implementation; with additional discussionssion of organizational capability, deeper treatment of sustainability and corporate social responsibility and more coverageof the sources of organizational inertia and competency traps. This edition is rich in new examples from real-world health care organizations. Chapters are brought to life by the 'Introductory Incidents', 'Learning Objectives', 'Perspectives', 'Strategy Capsules', useful chapter summaries; and questions for class discussion. All cases and examples have been updated or replaced. In this edition the teaching materials and web supplements have been greatly enhanced, with power-point slides, to give lecturers a unique resource.

Texting, Suicide, and the Law

By Mark Tunick
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Book Code : 0429516126
  • Total of Pages : 116
  • Category : Law
  • Members : 125
  • Pdf File: texting-suicide-and-the-law.pdf

Book Short Summary:

In 2014, Conrad Roy committed suicide following encouragement from his long-distance girlfriend, Michelle Carter, in what has become known as the Texting Suicide case. The case has attracted much attention, largely focusing on the First Amendment free speech issue. This book takes the view that the issue is intertwined with several others, some of which have received less attention but help explain why the case is so captivating and important, issues concerning privacy, accountability, coercion, punishment, and assisted suicide. The focus here is on how all of these issues are interconnected. By breaking the issue down into its complex layers, the work aids reasoned judgment, ensuring we aren’t guided solely by our gut reactions. The book is laid out as a case against punishing Ms. Carter, but it is less important that we agree with that conclusion than that we reach our conclusions not just through our instincts and intuitions but by thinking about these fundamental issues. The work will be of interest to scholars in law, political theory, and philosophy as an example of how theoretical issues apply to particular controversies. It will also appeal to readers interested in freedom of speech and the First Amendment, criminal justice and theories of punishment, suicide laws, and privacy.

The Country Music Reader

By Travis D. Stimeling
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Book Code : 0199314934
  • Total of Pages : 416
  • Category : Music
  • Members : 242
  • Pdf File: the-country-music-reader.pdf

Book Short Summary:

In The Country Music Reader Travis D. Stimeling provides an anthology of primary source readings from newspapers, magazines, and fan ephemera encompassing the history of country music from circa 1900 to the present. Presenting conversations that have shaped historical understandings of country music, it brings the voices of country artists and songwriters, music industry insiders, critics, and fans together in a vibrant conversation about a widely loved yet seldom studied genre of American popular music. Situating each source chronologically within its specific musical or cultural context, Stimeling traces the history of country music from the fiddle contests and ballad collections of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries through the most recent developments in contemporary country music. Drawing from a vast array of sources including popular magazines, fan newsletters, trade publications, and artist biographies, The Country Music Reader offers firsthand insight into the changing role of country music within both the music industry and American musical culture, and presents a rich resource for university students, popular music scholars, and country music fans alike.

Until Today!

By Iyanla Vanzant
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Book Code : 1476714495
  • Total of Pages : 432
  • Category : Self-Help
  • Members : 476
  • Pdf File: until-today.pdf

Book Short Summary:

“The most powerful spiritual healer, fixer, teacher on the planet.” —Oprah Winfrey Shift your attitude and live your best life with this inspiring collection of 365 daily devotionals from New York Times bestselling author and star of the OWN Network’s hit show Iyanla: Fix My Life. If there are situations, circumstances, or perhaps relationships in your life that you have been struggling to overcome, trying to work through, or doing your best to work around, throw your head back and declare to the universe, “Until Today!” Whatever has been going on in your mind, your life, or your heart can stop—right now, if that is truly what you desire. However, you must be willing to “do a new thing.” You must spend a little time, each day, in devotion to the truth about yourself and your life. You must make a conscious approach to what you think, what you feel, and what you do. Devotion will clear up misconceptions that may have obscured your vision until today! Bestselling author Iyanla Vanzant presents a new book of devotions for anyone on the path to spiritual empowerment. These daily devotions will create powerful changes in the circumstances of your life that have held you back and will place you on the road to personal strength and peace of mind.

ReCreating Strategy

By Stephen Cummings
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Book Code : 0857026518
  • Total of Pages : 369
  • Category : Business & Economics
  • Members : 570
  • Pdf File: recreating-strategy.pdf

Book Short Summary:

`Cummings′ book is very interesting, refreshing and intellectually stimulating... It should be a mandatory textbook for all serious students of management′ - Management Learning `Stephen Cummings′ Recreating Strategy is currently the best book on strategy, combining a holistic and critical understanding of the issue′ -Stewart Clegg, University of Technology, Sydney `An imaginative attempt to bring together and apply the many analytical frameworks relating to the organization as a whole into strategy theory and practice. Written for students on strategy, change management and more general management and organization theory courses. Encourages students to question assumptions and think creatively about strategy and management. Stimulating and original′ - Long Range Planning `In this intriguing book [Cummings] claims to be surprised that academics critical of management theory don′t critique its history, and proposes a kind of liberation theology in response, but this is not as doctrinaire. It′s more like replacing some well-justified habits with a refreshing originality of approach. The outcome is stimulating.... The author offers a cogently argued deconstruction of some well-known frameworks in strategy, and delivers his own reinterpretation of strategic discourse. There are five longer case studies in the book and several shorter vignettes scattered throughout early chapters, as well as pedagogical aids at the end of each chapter′ - Best of Biz, The Business Information Site `Do you worry about organizations becoming slaves to markets? Do you wish that organizations had the nerve to build their own ethos rather than just grubbing for profit? Do you aspire to inspiration rather than perspiration? Why does management practice get in the way of thinking and creativity? Stephen Cummings provides insight and guidance in a book of genuine scholarship and creativity′ - John McGee, President of the Strategic Management Society, USA `Management courses need more of what Stephen is offering. He wants us to go on an `unlearning curve′, one which leads to fresh thinking about strategy and the emerging roles and responsibilities of business and companies. This book not only tells us where we are coming from but, more importantly, it inspires us to think profoundly about where we could go. It′s also a very good read′ - Josephine Green, Director of Trends and Strategy, Philips `ReCreating Strategy provides a challenging examination of the emergence of management which combines postmodern and orthodox perspectives. Stephen Cummings is able to provide not only a fresh treatment of strategy and ethics but also to engage with a variety of potential audiences. He provokes and informs in equal measure′ - Richard Whipp, Cardiff University ′A truly eclectic approach to strategy! Intellectually capturing, the book is great fun to read at the same time. A must for those who want to discuss management beyond styles, fads and fashions′ - Hubert Wagner, Qonsult ReCreating Strategy is written for students of strategy, change management and more general management and organization theory courses. It will provide a better understanding of how to bring together and apply the many analytical frameworks relating to the organization as a whole. Stephen Cummings challenges the view that there is never one best framework and shows why the latest theory is not necessarily better than earlier ones. The textbook includes short and long case studies, interesting pictorial aids and examples, and a generally more participative and rewarding approach than that offered by more mainstream texts. PowerPoint slides to accompany the book are now also available by clicking on the link to `Sample Chapters and Resources′ in the left hand margin. The book also offers more scope for individual lecturers who wish to encourage students to question assumptions and think creatively about strategy and management.