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Mistakes Were Made (But Not by Me): Why We Justify Foolish Beliefs, Bad Decisions, and Hurtful Acts Mistakes Were Made (But Not by Me): Why We Justify Foolish Beliefs, Bad Decisions, and Hurtful Acts
by Carol Tavris and Elliot Aronson

Why do people dodge responsibility when things fall apart? Why the parade of public figures unable to own up when they screw up? Why the endless marital quarrels over who is right? Why can we see hypocrisy in others but not in ourselves? Are we all liars? Or do we really believe the stories we tell?



The Power of a Positive No: How to Say No and <i>Still</i> Get to Yes The Power of a Positive No: How to Say No and Still Get to Yes
by William Ury

No is perhaps the most important and certainly the most powerful word in the language. Every day we find ourselves in situations where we say No -- to people at work, at home, and in our communities -- because No is the word we must use to protect ourselves and to stand up for everything and everyone that matters to us.



On Becoming Fearless . . . in Love, Work, and Life On Becoming Fearless . . . in Love, Work, and Life
by Arianna Huffington

Observing that her teenage daughters were beginning to experience some of the same fears that had once burdened her -- how attractive am I? do people like me? do I dare speak up? -- Arianna Huffington set out to explore the ways in which fear affects all our lives.



Success Built to Last: Creating a Life that Matters Success Built to Last: Creating a Life that Matters
by Jerry Porras, Stewart Emery and Mark Thompson

Authored by three thought leaders in organizational development and self-improvement -- including Built to Last coauthor Jerry Porras -- it challenges conventional wisdom at every step.



Excuse Me, Your Job Is Waiting: Attract the Work You Want Excuse Me, Your Job Is Waiting: Attract the Work You Want
by Laura George

New York Times best-selling author Lynn Grabhorn's Excuse Me, Your Life Is Waiting showed half a million readers how to "magnetize" their emotions to draw their desires to them. Now, human resource manager Laura George applies Grabhorn's powerful Law of Attraction to the life experiences of both losing and getting a job.



I Thought It Was Just Me: Women Reclaiming Power and Courage in a Culture of Shame I Thought It Was Just Me: Women Reclaiming Power and Courage in a Culture of Shame
by Brené Brown, ph.D., L.M.S.W.

Shame manifests itself in many ways. Addiction, perfectionism,fear, and blame are just a few of the outward signs that Dr. Brene Brown discovered in her six-year study of shame's effects on women.



Excuse Me, Your Life Is Waiting: The Astonishing Power of Feelings Excuse Me, Your Life Is Waiting: The Astonishing Power of Feelings
by Lynn Grabhorn

In an upbeat, humorous, and somewhat irreverent style, Lynn Grabhorn introduces us to the amazing Law of Attraction, a new and rapidly unfolding realm of feelings that physicians, scientists, physicists, and theologians are coming to believe is very, very real. . .



The Mandala of Being: Discovering the Power of Awareness The Mandala of Being: Discovering the Power of Awareness
by Richard Moss, M.D.

In these pages, Richard Moss gives us an effective practice that is readily incorporated into day-to-day life. It illustrates that there are in fact only four places our minds ever go when we leave the Now -- the past, the future, judgments of ourselves, and judgments of others.



What Got You Here Won't Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful! What Got You Here Won't Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful!
by Marshall Goldsmith with Mark Reiter

Your hard work is paying off. You are doing well in your field. But there is something standing between you and the next level of achievement. That something may just be one of your own annoying habits. Perhaps one small flaw -- a behavior you barely even recognize -- is the only thing that's keeping you from where you want to be.



This Year I Will . . .: How to Finally Change a Habit, Keep a Resolution, or Make a Dream Come True This Year I Will . . .: How to Finally Change a Habit, Keep a Resolution, or Make a Dream Come True
by M.J. Ryan

Every so often people get inspired (again!) to lose weight, get organized, start saving, or stop worrying -- but a few months later they give up, frustrated. It doesn't have to be that way. In This Year I Will . . ., bestselling author M. J. Ryan offers breakthrough wisdom and coaching to help readers make this time the time that changes become permanent.



The Intellectual Devotional: Revive Your Mind, Complete Your Education, <i>and</i> Roam Confidently with the Cultured Class The Intellectual Devotional: Revive Your Mind, Complete Your Education, and Roam Confidently with the Cultured Class
by David S. Kidder & Noah D. Oppenheim

Daily Devotionals have long been a favored tool of those looking for a regular dose of spiritual growth. The Intellectual Devotional is a secular compendium in the same tradition -- one year's worth of daily readings that will refresh the spirit, stimulate the mind, and help complete your education.



This I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women This I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women
by Jay Allison and Dan Gediman, eds.

Based on the National Public Radio series of the same name, This I Believe features eighty essayists -- from the famous to the unknown -- completing the thought that begins the book's title.