Entrepreneurial Thinking

Key features: Short and accessible synopses of 44 of the most influential research papers to advance students' knowledge on best practice in entrepreneurial thinking, especially in how to see opportunities that others overlook Examples of ...

Author: David C. Valliere

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 178897459X


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Dispelling common entrepreneurship myths, this textbook introduces the cutting-edge knowledge of entrepreneurship: the theories and empirical evidence rigorously developed by leading researchers. Helping upcoming entrepreneurs to think from a different perspective and avoid preventable mistakes, Entrepreneurial Thinking offers a summary of the most valuable and surprising contemporary research, translating it into clearly beneficial lessons, while emphasising the entrepreneurial mind-set crucial to venture success. Key features include: * Short and accessible synopses of 44 of the most influential research papers to advance students' knowledge on best practice in entrepreneurial thinking, especially in how to see opportunities that others overlook* Examples of how to use available resources in unconventional ways, as well as explanations of cognitive biases that trap most fledgling entrepreneurs* A consistent structure allowing students to understand the questions asked, the answers available and implications of each research paper effectively, and place research into practical situations An excellent guide for students of entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurial Thinking is a brilliant overview of current research with practical benefits for the entrepreneurs of the future.
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Successful Women Think Differently

Popular author and professional certified coach Valorie Burton knows that successful women think differently.

Author: Valorie Burton

Publisher: Harvest House Pub

ISBN: 0736938567

Category: Religion

Page: 199

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Valorie Burton knows that successful women think differently. They make decisions differently. They set goals differently and bounce back from failure differently. Valorie is dedicated to help women create new thought processes that empower them to succeed in their relationships, finances, work, health, and spiritual life.
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The TB12 Method

But as a forty-year-old athlete, I have to think differently about my time allocation, as discussed previously. That extends to my nutritional regimen. After Monday practice, and with Tuesdays off, a lot of players will go home and not ...

Author: Tom Brady

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781501180750

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 320

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The #1 New York Times bestseller by the 7-time Super Bowl champion The first book by Tampa Bay Buccaneers and former New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady—the 7-time Super Bowl champion who is still reaching unimaginable heights of excellence in his forties—a gorgeously illustrated and deeply practical “athlete’s bible” that reveals Brady’s revolutionary approach to sustained peak performance for athletes of all kinds and all ages. In this new edition of The TB12 Method, Tom Brady further explains and details the revolutionary training, conditioning, and wellness system that has kept him atop the NFL at an age when most players are deep into retirement. Brady—along with the expert Body Coaches at TB12, the performance lifestyle brand he cofounded in 2013 with Alex Guerrero—explain the principles and philosophies of pliability, a paradigm-shifting fitness concept that focuses on a more natural, healthier way of exercising, training, and living. Filled with lessons from Brady’s own training regimen, The TB12 Method provides step-by-step guidance on how develop and maintain one’s own peak performance while dramatically decreasing injury risks. This illustrated, highly visual manual also offers more effective approaches to functional strength & conditioning, proper hydration, supplementation, cognitive fitness, restorative sleep, and nutritious, easy-to-execute recipes to help readers fuel-up and recover. Brady steadfastly believes that the TB12 approach has kept him competitive while extending his career, and that it can make any athlete, male or female, in any sport and at any level achieve his or her own peak performance and do what they love, better and for longer. With instructions, drills, photos, in-depth case studies that Brady himself has used, along with personal anecdotes and experiences from his legendary career, The TB12 Method gives you a better way to train and get results with Tom Brady himself as living proof.
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Think Different

You are what you think! Even without this law, ... You can't even go to the bathroom without thinking consciously or unconsciously about it first. ... DIFFERENT because thinking differently is the only way to achieve different results.

Author: Andreas Boskugel

Publisher: First Edition Design Pub.

ISBN: 9781622878888

Category: Self-Help

Page: 240

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Think! Different is a different kind of self-help book: the author, Andreas Boskugel, is well-known in Europe and appreciated for his clear and direct manner. Boskugel has taken the law of attraction to its systematic and logical conclusion! This book is completely free of otherwise typical references to moral or religious "standards" because the law of attraction – like all natural laws – isn't based on morality or religion. Consequently the author has a very different take than do others on success; for example, he doesn't idolize hard work, honesty and gratitude ad absurdum, for these are only religious and cultural based opinions and actually contradict the law of attraction. The author also forgoes otherwise typical teachings about what is right or wrong; after all, what is "right" is individually defined. Feigned pity or morality sermons are also not included in this work. This work is for those who love the integrity of the law of attraction and prefer clarity over political correctness. And it's for those who really want to get somewhere in life and who therefore question existing opinions. It's for people who are able to think on their own instead of going with the flow. For many, it was not until reading this book that they finally understood the law of attraction, for the topics in this book are more logically organized than in other popular works, and insights are offered that can dramatically improve the lives of readers. Completely new insights about the existing laws of life can help readers become invincible masters of their own destiny. Keywords: Law of Attraction, Self-Help, Success, Wealth, Dream, Wish Fulfillment, Love, Relationship, Money
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Steve Jobs The Man Who Thought Different

The ad ended with a black screen and the tagline “Think Different,” with the colourful Apple logo. The television ad would win an Emmy, and the print and television campaign would run effectively for five years. It deeply moved Jobs.

Author: Karen Blumenthal

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9781408832073

Category: Biography & Autobiography

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Inventor. Visionary. Genius. Dropout. Adopted. Steve Jobs was the founder of Apple and he was all of these things. Steve Jobs has been described as a showman, artist, tyrant, genius, jerk. Through his life he was loved, hated, admired and dismissed, yet he was a living legend; the genius who founded Apple in his parent's garage when he was just 21 years-old, revolutionising the music world. He single-handedly introduced the first computer that could sit on your desk and founded and nurtured a company called Pixar bringing to life Oscar wining animations Toy Story and Finding Nemo. So how did the man, who was neither engineer nor computer geek change the world we live in, making us want every product he touched? On graduation day in 2005, a fifty-year-old Steve Jobs said: 'Today I want to tell you three stories from my life, That's it. Just three stories'. The first story is about connecting the dots. My second story is about love and loss. My third story is about death. This is his story... Critically acclaimed author Karen Blumenthal takes us to the core of this complicated and legendary man, from his adoption and early years through to the pinnacles of his career, his dismissal from his duties at Apple (for being too disruptive and difficult) to the graduation where he gave the commencement speech just 6 years before his death, giving life to what were soon to become some of most famous quotes of his career, ending with the message: "Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish. And I have always wished that for myself. And now, as you graduate to begin anew, I wish that for you." "Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life."
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Think Different for Living Happy Life

(Out Of The Box ) Most people live normal life as they can't think in a different way. The term, “Thinking Outside The Box” or “Think Out Of The Box” is coined very thoughtfully and intelligently. It means we have not always to be ...

Author: A. V. Chaudhari

Publisher: Prowess Publishing

ISBN: 9788194508632

Category: Self-Help

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"Think Different For Living Happy Life" title given to this book is appropriate as it covers many aspects of life and discusses many topics that are of greater importance in our life . By reading this book one can get proper ideas of leading better life because everyone sets higher goals and wants to achieve them, but very few are successful to do it. we all have burning desires to fulfill and many wishes to complete and have possibility and potential both doing so but very few of us become successful in it. We have a long list of wishes and expectations and we want make them Happen, but most of us live monotonous life so are not in a position to reach the level we want. Most of people are traditional thinkers and are feared of thinking out of the box. This book helps to think such a way that we can be able to understand the various aspects of our life. One interesting thing about why the author wanted to pen this book is that the author writes WhatsApp status every day morning for last few months. Some of friends as well as relatives read that status updates everyday and get inspired and be motivated. Due to getting good response from readers, the author thought a good idea of preparing a book so people around the world can read it to give noble cause to their life. This book flashes light on virtues that help us lot for living enlightened, happy and peaceful life. The virtues like discipline, dedication, pity persistency, nobility, kindness, humanity, humility, generosity, positivity and many more, we have to put into practice to live as a true human being. This book is penned with a view and proper notion that we live better life thinking in a proper way, being rational, sensible, responsible, intelligent, emotional, concerned and be human being in a true spirit. At last I would very humbly urge to think for wellbeing of every fellow human being.
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Mind Language and Subjectivity

Minimal Content and the Theory of Thought Nicholas Georgalis ... As no public evidence is available to suggest that Peter and Garner either think different thoughts or speak different languages, we have no independent reason to accept ...

Author: Nicholas Georgalis

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317635208

Category: Philosophy

Page: 260

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In this monograph Nicholas Georgalis further develops his important work on minimal content, recasting and providing novel solutions to several of the fundamental problems faced by philosophers of language. His theory defends and explicates the importance of ‘thought-tokens’ and minimal content and their many-to-one relation to linguistic meaning, challenging both ‘externalist’ accounts of thought and the solutions to philosophical problems of language they inspire. The concepts of idiolect, use, and statement made are critically discussed, and a classification of kinds of utterances is developed to facilitate the latter. This is an important text for those interested in current theories and debates on philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, and their points of intersection.
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The Innovator s DNA

Act Different, Think Different, Make a Difference “Care about something enough to do something about it. ... we came to believe that if individuals, teams, and organizations want to think different, they must act different.

Author: Jeff Dyer

Publisher: Harvard Business Press

ISBN: 9781422134818

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 296

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Some people are just natural innovators, right? With no apparent effort, they discover ideas for new products, services, and entire businesses. It may look like innovators are born, not made. But according to Jeffrey Dyer and Hal Gregersen, anyone can become more innovative. How? Master the discovery skills that distinguish innovative entrepreneurs and executives from ordinary managers. InThe Innovator's DNA, the authors identify five capabilities demonstrated by the best innovators: Associating: drawing connections between questions, problems, or ideas from unrelated fields Questioning: posing queries that challenge common wisdom Observing: scrutinizing the behavior of customers, suppliers, and competitors to identify new ways of doing things Experimenting: constructing interactive experiences and provoking unorthodox responses to see what insights emerge Networking: meeting people with different ideas and perspectives The authors explain how to generate ideas with these skills, collaborate with "delivery-driven" colleagues to implement ideas, and build innovation skills throughout your organization to sharpen its competitive edge. They also provide a self-assessment for rating your own innovator's DNA. Practical and provocative, this book is an essential resource for all teams seeking to strengthen their innovative prowess.
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Hollywood Shack Job

I love some of the songs and I thought this is a chance to get these songs ' cause Sony ( Columbia ) is never going to release ... I think different people might want to watch it in different ways , but they just don't know it yet .

Author: Harvey Kubernik

Publisher: UNM Press

ISBN: 082633542X

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 401

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Insiders' accounts of the deals behind the fusion of creativity and commerce in film and television.
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Robin Hood Marketing

THINK DIFFERENT. What do Albert Einstein, Samuel Beckett, Martha Graham, Bob Dylan, Martin Luther King Jr., and Maria Callas have in common? According to Apple Computer, they “think different.” Apple placed arresting images of these ...

Author: Katya Andresen

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118040937

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

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Katya Andresen, a veteran marketer and nonprofit professional, demystifies winning marketing campaigns by reducing them to ten essential rules and provides entertaining examples and simple steps for applying the rules ethically and effectively to good causes of all kinds. The Robin Hood rules steal from the winning formulas for selling socks, cigarettes, and even mattresses, with good advice for appealing to your audiences’ values, not your own; developing a strong, competitive stance; and injecting into every message four key elements that compel people to take notice. Andresen, who is also a former journalist, also reveals the best route to courting her former colleagues in the media and getting your message into their reporting. Katya Andresen is Vice President of Marketing at the charitable giving portal Network for Good, which was founded by AOL, Yahoo! and Cisco. Before joining Network for Good, she was Senior Vice President of Sutton Group, a marketing and communications firm supporting non-profits, government agencies, and foundations working for the social good. Previously she was a marketing consultant overseas, promoting causes ranging from civil society in Ukraine to ecotourism in Madagascar. She also worked for CARE International. She has trained hundreds of causes in effective marketing and media relations, and her marketing materials for non-profits have won national and international awards. In addition to writing Robin Hood Marketing: Stealing Corporate Savvy to Sell Just Causes, Katya was featured in the e-book, Nine Minds of Marketing. She is also a co-author of a chapter in the book, People to People Fundraising - Social Networking and Web 2.0 for Charities. Fundraising Success Magazine named her Fundraising Professional of the Year in 2007. Katya traces her passion for good causes to the enormous social need she witnessed as a journalist prior to her work in the non-profit sector. She was a foreign correspondent for Reuters News and Television in Asia and for Associated Press, the San Francisco Chronicle and the Dallas Morning News in Africa. She has a bachelor's degree in history from Haverford College. Visit her blog to learn more...http://www.nonprofitmarketingblog.com/
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Theorizing Historical Consciousness

Some children explicitly pursued the idea that historical accounts operate with different criteria . David , year 9 , made the point in personal terms : ' Because it depends on whether you think the Empire in the east really was still a ...

Author: Peter C. Seixas

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

ISBN: 0802087132

Category: History

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Our understanding of the past shapes our sense of the present and the future: this is historical consciousness. While academic history, public history, and the study of collective memory are thriving enterprises, there has been only sparse investigation of historical consciousness itself, in a way that relates it to the policy questions it raises in the present. With Theorizing Historical Consciousness, Peter Seixas has brought together a diverse group of international scholars to address the problem of historical consciousness from the disciplinary perspectives of history, historiography, philosophy, collective memory, psychology, and history education. Historical consciousness has serious implications for international relations, reparations claims, fiscal initiatives, immigration, and indeed, almost every contentious arena of public policy, collective identity, and personal experience. Current policy debates are laced with mutually incompatible historical analogies, and identity politics generate conflicting historical accounts. Never has the idea of a straightforward 'one history that fits all' been less workable. Theorizing Historical Consciousness sets various theoretical approaches to the study of historical consciousness side-by-side, enabling us to chart the future study of how people understand the past.
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Rare II Review Act of 1981

them uniformly either because you will have a court interpreting the Colorado and a different one on Oregon or whatever ... I know you would not recommend different language , but I think different language is likely to come about and ...

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Public Lands and Reserved Water


ISBN: STANFORD:36105045271553

Category: Forest policy

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Literary Texts and the Greek Historian

Faced with such conflicting views, we should not be so crude as to ask 'which did they really think? ... That is partly because different individuals must have thought in different ways, but even the same individuals regularly think and ...

Author: Christopher Pelling

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134906390

Category: History

Page: 352

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First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Navigating the Social World

... different snack, but they do not recognize that someone who thinks an object is in a different location than them observed that “different people think differently” is a phrasing often found for think, but not for the other verbs).

Author: Mahzarin R. Banaji

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199890712

Category: Psychology

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Navigating the Social World covers the development of social cognition from infancy into adolescence, with a focus on the first decade of human life. (dust cover).
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Actionable Gamification

And of course, the way to think different and change the world is to buy an iPod and have a thousand songs in your pocket. See the power of Epic Meaning & Calling? When every other company is selling how amazing their computers are, ...

Author: Yu-kai Chou

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 9781839210778

Category: Computers

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Learn all about implementing a good gamification design into your products, workplace, and lifestyle Key Features Explore what makes a game fun and engaging Gain insight into the Octalysis Framework and its applications Discover the potential of the Core Drives of gamification through real-world scenarios Book Description Effective gamification is a combination of game design, game dynamics, user experience, and ROI-driving business implementations. This book explores the interplay between these disciplines and captures the core principles that contribute to a good gamification design. The book starts with an overview of the Octalysis Framework and the 8 Core Drives that can be used to build strategies around the various systems that make games engaging. As the book progresses, each chapter delves deep into a Core Drive, explaining its design and how it should be used. Finally, to apply all the concepts and techniques that you learn throughout, the book contains a brief showcase of using the Octalysis Framework to design a project experience from scratch. After reading this book, you'll have the knowledge and skills to enable the widespread adoption of good gamification and human-focused design in all types of industries. What you will learn Discover ways to use gamification techniques in real-world situations Design fun, engaging, and rewarding experiences with Octalysis Understand what gamification means and how to categorize it Leverage the power of different Core Drives in your applications Explore how Left Brain and Right Brain Core Drives differ in motivation and design methodologies Examine the fascinating intricacies of White Hat and Black Hat Core Drives Who this book is for Anyone who wants to implement gamification principles and techniques into their products, workplace, and lifestyle will find this book useful.
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Commodified Communion

Apple was able to communicate that contrast by adding a single word: “different.” Apple's “Think Different” campaign promised an even bolder Apple- shaped counterculture mounted against their increasingly bigger brother.

Author: Antonio Eduardo Alonso

Publisher: Fordham University Press

ISBN: 9780823294145

Category: Religion

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Resist! This exhortation animates a remarkable range of theological reflection on consumer culture in the United States. And for many theologians, the source and summit of Christian cultural resistance is the Eucharist. In Commodified Communion, Antonio Eduardo Alonso calls into question this dominant mode of theological reflection on contemporary consumerism. Reducing the work of theology to resistance and centering Christian hope in a Eucharist that might better support it, he argues, undermines our ability to talk about the activity of God within a consumer culture. By reframing the question in terms of God’s activity in and in spite of consumer culture, this book offers a lived theological account of consumer culture that recognizes not only its deceptions but also traces of truth in its broken promises and fallen hopes.
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Writing for Visual Media

Again, Apple's “Think Different” campaign use a celebrity value in its print ads and billboards. However, they are not like the “Got Milk?” celebrities because they are, more often than not, historical celebrities.

Author: Anthony Friedmann

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781136028106

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 392

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This book looks at the fundamental problems a writer faces as a beginner learning to create content for media that is to be seen rather than read. It takes you from basic concepts to a first level of practice through explicit methods that train you to consistently identify a communications problem, think it through, and find a resolution before beginning to write. Through successive exercises, Writing for Visual Media helps you acquire the basic skills and confidence you need to write effective films, corporate and training videos, documentaries, ads, PSAs, TV series, and other types of visual narrative. A new chapter looks at adaptation as a specific script writing problem. Writing for Visual Media also lays a foundation for understanding interactive media and writing for non-linear content with new chapters that cover writing for the web, interactive corporate communication, instructional media, and video games. This book will make you aware of current electronic writing tools and scriptwriting software through a companion DVD, which offers links to demos and enriches the content of the printed book with video, audio, and sample scripts. Scripts are linked to video clips that are the produced result of the words on a script page. The DVD demonstrates the visual language of scriptwriting (shots, basic camera movement, transitions, etc.) discussed in the book by means of an interactive, illustrated glossary (video and stills) of terms and concepts.
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Bold Ventures

One students thinks it is 10 percent more acidic ; another thinks the scale is " 1 to 13 " ; and still another says , " Remember , we just thought it was 1 to 14. I think there's so many different scales .

Author: S. Raizen

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 0792342321

Category: Science

Page: 594

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This book presents comprehensive results from case studies of five innovations in science education that have much to offer toward understanding current reforms in this field. Each chapter tells the story of a case in rich detail, with extensive documentation, and in the voices of many of the participants-the innovators, the teachers, the students. Similarly, Volume 3 of Bold Ventures pre sents the results from case studies of five innovations in mathematics education. Volume 1 provides a cross-case analysis of all eight innovations. Many U.S. readers certainly will be very familiar with the name of at least one if not all of the science innovations discussed in this volume-for example, Project 206l-and probably with their general substance. Much of the education community's familiarity with these arises from the projects' own dissemination efforts. The research reported in this volume, however, is one of the few detailed studies of these innovations undertaken by researchers outside the projects them selves. Each of the five studies was a large-scale effort involving teams of researchers over three years. These teams analyzed many documents, attended numerous critical project meetings, visited multiple sites, conducted dozens of individual interviews. The team leaders (Atkin, Huberman, Rowe), having spent much time with science education over long careers, looked at these innovations through many lenses. It was a daunting task for each team to sift through the mountains of detail in order to bring the most compelling themes to the surface.
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The Fate a Tale of Stirring Times

by which you would have stopped my journey “ We may think differently , ” replied Ralph , entirely , yet I dare say you were under the “ but this , at least , I will tell you , Stilling , that same mistake which it seems has been made ...

Author: George Payne Rainsford James


ISBN: NYPL:33433074863725

Category: English fiction

Page: 127

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The Art of Selling Yourself

Think different and taketheinitiative “Thinkdifferent”isan advertising slogan created by Apple Computer Inc. in1997. It is noteasy to think outside ofthebox, but itis worth trying. Apple based its own success oninnovative technology, ...

Author: Adam Riccoboni

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101601358

Category: Self-Help

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Set yourself apart from the crowd! In today's troubled economic market, everything is a tough sell. From products to services, everyone is consuming less as they tighten their belts. In this respect, it's easy to forget that the job interview is becoming more and more like the showroom—where the interview itself is the pitch, and the product you're selling is yourself. The Art of Selling Yourself will provide you with the knowhow you need to navigate today's tough business terrain and achieve success in your career and your life. It shows exactly how uniquely successful people—from Mark Zuckerberg to Warren Buffett—have achieved success, and provides you with the latest management knowledge from leading academies and universities. With an easy-to-use, ten-step process, this book will assist you in: • Developing more confidence • Swiftly recovering from challenging setbacks • Taking control by letting go of anxiety • Networking not just for business, but for pleasure • Conversing comfortably on topics that may be a bit out of your reach • Succeeding in areas you never previously considered by moving out of your comfort zone • Creating lasting, genuine connections with others • And much more! In short, this book will make you a pro at selling your most important asset—yourself!
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