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Gaines, Chip

Summary: Call it a network, a community, a home team. It might be your family, your neighbors, the people you work with. But you need to be intentional about choosing the people in it. Gaines has been building that kind of network his whole life, and he can tell you it doesn't come easy. Here he shares hard-won lessons and personal stories, coaching readers on how to build a network that will make their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W Publishing Group, an imprint of Thomas Nelson 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 302.3 GAI

Goldsmith, Marshall.

Summary: In his powerful new book, bestselling author and world-renowned executive coach Marshall Goldsmith examines the environmental and psychological triggers that can derail us at work and in life. He details the six "engaging questions" that can help us take responsibility for our efforts to improve and help us recognize when we fall short.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 158 GOL

Huang, Laura

Summary: "Laura Huang, a preeminent Harvard Business School professor, shows that success is about gaining an edge: that elusive quality that gives you an upper hand and attracts attention and support. Some people seem to naturally have it. Now, Huang teaches the rest of us how to create our own from the challenges and biases we think hold us back, and turning them to work in our favor"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio / Penguin 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.1 HUA

Plumeri, Joe.

Summary: Everyone imagines top CEOs as larger-than-life figures who do things no one else could. But deep down, a good business leader is an everyman who combines vision and high energy with the ability to connect with and learn from all types of people. In The Power of Being Yourself, renowned business leader Joe Plumeri offers simple yet profound guidance on how to stay positive, motivate yourself and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Da Capo Lifelong, A Member of the Perseus Books Group 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158 PLU

Acuff, Jonathan

Summary: Overthinking isn't a personality trait. It's the sneakiest form of fear. It steals time, creativity, and goals. It's the most expensive, least productive thing companies invest in without even knowing it. Jon Acuff offers a proven plan to change overthinking from a super problem into a superpower.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 153.4 ACU

Spencer, Scott

Summary: Meeting at a vast Hudson River estate, two couples become estranged by unexpected successes and reactions that shape the lives of diverse friends and family members over the course of two decades.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Spencer 2017

Tillman, Nancy

Summary: An illustrated, rhyming celebration of everyday accomplishments and milestone events, from the viewpoint of an adult who always believed the child would succeed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE TIL

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE TIL

Antill, Sara.

Summary: Explains what grit is, why it is important, and names a few important people who achieved their goals because they had grit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 179.9 ANT

Cook, Julia

Summary: When "One of a Kind" is laughed at by Purple One and called a name by Green One, is the Tease Monster to blame? This tale teaches readers the difference between friendly teasing and mean teasing, and why some teasing can have a negative bite if it's meant to be hurtful and cause embarrassment.--Publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Boys Town Press 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC COO

McGillivray, Dave

Summary: "Finish Strong: Seven Marathons on Seven Continents in Seven Days is the inspiring true story of Dave McGillivray's epic marathon experience! In 2018, McGillivray formed a team called "Hold the Plane" to enter the World Marathon Challenge. The first stop was a desert. And not the kind of desert that has lots of sand and cacti. No, the first marathon took place in Antarctica! From there, Team...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nomad Press, a division of Nomad Communications 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 MCG

Ferriss, Timothy

3 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "When facing life's questions, who do you turn to for advice? We all need mentors, particularly when the odds seem stacked against us. To find his own...author Tim Ferriss tracked down more than 100 eclectic experts to help him, and you, navigate life. Through short, action-packed profiles, he shares their secrets for success, happiness, meaning, and more."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017

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Neustadt, Romi

Summary: Romi Neustadt is passionate about helping others build lucrative direct sales and network marketing businesses that help create lives with more freedom and flexibility, greater purpose and a lot more fun. In this book she offers you the same direct, no-BS coaching she's given to tens of thousands to help you acquire the skills to build this sucker and teach your team to do the same. And,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: LiveFullOut Media 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.8 NEU

Antill, Sara.

Summary: Explains why optimism is important and offers examples of optimistic people who went on to achieve great things.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 149.5 ANT

McArdle, Megan.

Summary: "For readers of Drive, Outliers, and Daring Greatly, a counterintuitive, paradigm-shifting new take on what makes people and companies succeed Most new products fail. So do most small businesses. And most of us, if we are honest, have experienced a major setback in our personal or professional lives. So what determines who will bounce back and follow up with a home run? If you want to succeed...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.1 MCA

Perkins, Useni Eugene

Summary: "A lyrical, empowering poem that celebrates black children and seeks to inspire all young ones to dream big and achieve their goals"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: LB Keys/Little, Brown and Company 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PER

Sincero, Jen

2 holds on 5 copies

Summary: "A guide to ensure The New You is unshakeable. For anyone who has ever had trouble staying motivated while trailblazing towards badassery, [this book] is the companion to keep you fresh, focused, mighty, and driven. In one hundred exercises, reflections, and cues that you can use to immediately realign your mind and keep your resolve unwavering, this guide will show you how to turn the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.1 SIN

Matthews, Dona J. (Dona Joyce)

Summary: An essential guide for parents and educators, offering practical suggestions and strategies for raising smart, well-balanced, happily productive children.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anansi 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 649 MAT

Summary: Armed with the titular manual, an ambitious window washer seeks to climb the corporate ladder.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS HOW

Summary: Documentary-style film about manifesting and using the Law of Attraction to create whatever you want in your life. Helps you understand how important it is to consciously choose the thoughts you hold each day and to keep your thoughts and actions focused on what you really want to attract into your life

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: TS Production, LLC 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA SEC

Summary: "A young stockbroker [is] hungry for fame and glory in New York City, where corruption is king and more is never enough. His name was Jordan Belfort"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Pictures 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA WOL

Busch, Christian

Summary: "Good luck isn't just chance, it can be learned and leveraged, and The Serendipity Mindset explains how to use serendipity to make life better at work, at home-everywhere. Most of us think that the important decisions and events in our lives happen by chance, that they're out of our control. Often we think that successful people-and successful companies and organizations-are simply luckier than...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.1 BUS

Covey, Sean.

Summary: Applies the proven wisdom of the 7 habits to teens and the tough issues and life-changing decisions they face.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 158 COV

Dooley, Mike.

Contents: Thoughts become things! -- Beliefs -- Blessed emotions -- Life's waiting for you -- Gifts from heaven -- Magical universe -- The elixir of life -- Abundance, health & harmony -- Relationships -- Tools & techniques -- Questions & answers -- The meaning of life.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tut Enterprises] 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 158 DOO

Duhigg, Charles

Summary: Redefining productivity as a discipline involving how one thinks, identifies goals, constructs teams, and makes decisions, explains how to transform thinking behaviors to increase self-motivation and shares illustrative examples.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158 DUH

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