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The best effectiveness books

Parent Effectiveness Training: The Proven Program for Raising Responsible Children
Parent Effectiveness Training: The Proven Program for Raising Responsible Children
Thomas Gordon. Learn to more effectively resolve conflicts, commnicate, and create loving relationships with your children with the help of this relevant, practical guide to parenting. - Now revised for the first time since its initial publication, this groundbreaking guide will show you how to avoid being a permissive...

Leader Effectiveness Training: L.E.T. (Revised):
Leader Effectiveness Training: L.E.T. (Revised): "L.E.T."
Thomas Gordon. L. E. T. has changed countless corporations and private businesses-including many Fortune 500 companies-with its down-to-earth communication and conflict resolution skills. Now, this indispensable source has been newly revised with updated research and timely case studies...

Leader Effectiveness Training
Leader Effectiveness Training
Dr. Thomas Gordon. EXCELLENT BOOK!!!!!

The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook: Practical DBT Exercises for Learning Mindfulness, Interpersonal Effectiveness, Emotion Regulation & ... Tolerance (New Harbinger Self-Help Workbook)
The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook: Practical DBT Exercises for Learning Mindfulness, Interpersonal Effectiveness, Emotion Regulation & ... Tolerance (New Harbinger Self-Help Workbook)
Matthew McKay. A Clear and Effective Approach to Learning DBT SkillsFirst developed for treating borderline personality disorder, dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) has proven effective as treatment for a range of other mental health problems, especially for those characterized by overwhelming emotions...

The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness
The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness
Stephen R. Covey. From Stephen R. Covey comes a profound, compelling, and groundbreaking book of next-level thinking that gives a clear way to finally tap the limitless value-creation promise of the “Knowledge Worker Age...

Art of Living: The Classical Manual on Virtue, Happiness, and Effectiveness
Art of Living: The Classical Manual on Virtue, Happiness, and Effectiveness
Epictetus. Epictetus was born into slavery about 55 ce in the eastern outreaches of the Roman Empire. Once freed, he established an influential school of Stoic philosophy, stressing that human beings cannot control life, only their responses to it...

Reaching Out: Interpersonal Effectiveness and Self-Actualization (11th Edition)
Reaching Out: Interpersonal Effectiveness and Self-Actualization (11th Edition)
David H. Johnson. Now in its Eleventh Edition, Dr. David H. Johnson’s best-selling book, Reaching Out: Interpersonal Effectiveness and Self-Actualization, remains the most comprehensive, practical, and applied book available on interpersonal skills...

Super Self: Doubling Your Personal Effectiveness
Super Self: Doubling Your Personal Effectiveness
Charles J. Givens. A helpful guide provides proven strategies to eliminate negativity, double efficiency, control emotions, and create one's own future, by the famous entrepreneur and author of Wealth Without Risk. 400,000 first printing...

Enhancing Leadership Effectiveness Through Psychological Type: A Development Guide for Using Psychological Type With Executives, Managers, Supervisors, and Team Leaders
Enhancing Leadership Effectiveness Through Psychological Type: A Development Guide for Using Psychological Type With Executives, Managers, Supervisors, and Team Leaders
Roger R. Pearman. Roger Pearman, author of the dynamic Hardwired Leadership, offers another powerful tool for business people. By linking type and leadership behaviors, this guide provides practical suggestions for executives, managers, and supervisors who want to increase their effectiveness in motivating others, improve...

Maximizing Your Effectiveness: How to Discover and Develop Your Divine Design
Maximizing Your Effectiveness: How to Discover and Develop Your Divine Design
Aubrey Malphurs. A design theology shows each persons unique niche for service. Seven self-diagnostic interest surveys and talent inventories indicate personal gifts, interests, temperament, and talents.

The 8th Habit Personal Workbook: Strategies to Take You from Effectiveness to Greatness
The 8th Habit Personal Workbook: Strategies to Take You from Effectiveness to Greatness
Stephen R. Covey. From Stephen R. Covey, bestselling author of The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness, comes the accompanying personal workbook that will help you further realize the power of this new habit. The world has changed dramatically since Covey's classic The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People was...

The Tao of Coaching: Boost Your Effectiveness at Work by Inspiring and Developing Those Around You (Profile Business Classics)
The Tao of Coaching: Boost Your Effectiveness at Work by Inspiring and Developing Those Around You (Profile Business Classics)
Max Landsberg. The essence and success of The Tao of Coaching has always been its focus on the practical tips and techniques for making work more rewarding through the habit of coaching - and this philosophy continues to underpin this brand new reissue...

Conversationally Speaking: Tested New Ways to Increase Your Personal and Social Effectiveness
Conversationally Speaking: Tested New Ways to Increase Your Personal and Social Effectiveness
Alan Garner. *ALMOST 1 MILLION SOLD!* Conversationally Speaking has become the most popular book in the world teaching conversation skills.   Millions of people have used it to learn the secrets of effective communication...

The Other Kind of Smart: Simple Ways to Boost Your Emotional Intelligence for Greater Personal Effectiveness and Success
The Other Kind of Smart: Simple Ways to Boost Your Emotional Intelligence for Greater Personal Effectiveness and Success
Harvey Deutschendorf. We have known for years that the difference between those who become successful in life and those who struggle is their degree of emotional intelligence (EI), or people skills. Now, The "Other Kind of Smart" shows readers how they can increase their emotional intelligence and overcome the barriers that...

Reaching Out: Interpersonal Effectiveness and Self-Actualization (9th Edition)
Reaching Out: Interpersonal Effectiveness and Self-Actualization (9th Edition)
David R. Johnson. This text is focused on the dynamics found in virtually all interpersonal relationships and continues to keep pace with new theory from a balanced, integrated perspective that includes numerous experiential exercises and examples...

Reaching Out: Interpersonal Effectiveness And Self-actualization David W. Johnson. Reaching Out provides the theory and experience necessary for students to develop effective interpersonal skills. By reviewing current psychological research on how to build and maintain friendships and then integrating this material with a rich array of skill-building exercises, the text provides a...

Working Relationships: Using Emotional Intelligence to Enhance Your Effectiveness with Others Bob Wall. Hailed by PMA, the Independent Book Publisher's Association, as a "business breakthrough" and "one of the thirty best business books of the year" by Soundview, the first edition of Working Relationships set the standard for managing conflict and developing teamwork while learning to get along with friends...

Effectiveness Research in Marriage and Family Therapy Douglas H. Sprenkle. The premier book for effectiveness research on marriage and family therapy, written by eminent scholars in the field. Chapters include: Conduct Disorder and Delinquency; Childhood Behavioral and Emotional Disorders; Alcohol Abuse; Marital Problems; Relationship Enhancement; Domestic Violence; Severe...

Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration Ed Catmull.

Brilliant Personal Effectiveness: What to Know & Say to Make an Impact at Work Douglas Miller. Identify your strengths so you can maximise your contribution and make a big impact at work. Using simple, practical steps and strategies, each of which has been developed, tested and proven to boost your personal performance...

Rework Jason Fried. Rework shows you a better, faster, easier way to succeed in business.   - Most business books give you the same old advice: Write a business plan, study the competition, seek investors, yadda yadda. If you're looking for a book like that, put this one back on the shelf...

Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity David Allen. In today's world, yesterday's methods just don't work. In Getting Things Done, veteran coach and management consultant David Allen shares the breakthrough methods for stress-free performance that he has introduced to tens of thousands of people across the country...

The 80/20 Principle: The Secret to Achieving More with Less Richard Koch. How anyone can be more effective with less effort by learning how to identify and leverage the 80/20 principle--the well-known, unpublicized secret that 80 percent of all our results in business and in life stem from a mere 20 percent of our efforts...

Triggers: Creating Behavior That Lasts--Becoming the Person You Want to Be Marshall Goldsmith. Bestselling author and world-renowned executive coach Marshall Goldsmith examines the environmental and psychological triggers that can derail us at work and in life. Do you ever find that you are not the patient, compassionate problem solver you believe yourself to be? Are you surprised at how irritated...

The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook for Anxiety: Breaking Free from Worry, Panic, PTSD, and Other Anxiety Symptoms (A New Harbinger Self-Help Workbook) Alexander L. Chapman PhD RPsych. If you have an anxiety disorder or experience anxiety symptoms that interfere with your day-to-day life, you can benefit from learning four simple skills that therapists use with their clients. These easy-to-learn skills are at the heart of dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), a cutting-edge therapeutic...

Move Your Bus: An Extraordinary New Approach to Accelerating Success in Work and Life Ron Clark. New York Times bestselling author and award-winning educator Ron Clark applies his successful leadership principles to the business world in this effective and accessible guidebook, perfect for any manager looking to inspire and motivate his or her team...

Time Management: Increase Your Personal Productivity And Effectiveness (Harvard Business Essentials) . Time is the one thing no manager has enough of. Through goal setting, prioritizing, delegation, and other proven techniques, this guide helps managers maximize their personal productivity within and their impact on their organizations...

The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness (With DVD) [Unabridged] (AUDIO BOOK/AUDIO CD) Stephen (Author); Covey. In the more than fifteen years since its publication, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has become an international phenomenon with over fifteen million copies sold. Tens of millions of people have dramatically improved their lives and organizations by applying the principles of Stephen R...

Effectiveness Training For Women E.T.W. Linda Adams With Elinor Lenz. Focusing on the unique needs of women, E. T. W. gives training in communication and assertiveness skills and builds toward teaching skills for successful relationships--with husbands, friends, coworkers, and bosses...

Reaching Out: Interpersonal Effectiveness and Self-Actualization (10th Edition) David H. Johnson. Now in its tenth edition, Reaching Out, the most comprehensive, practical and applied text available on interpersonal skills, remains squarely focused on the dynamics found in virtually all interpersonal relationships...

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