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Focus Hbr Emotional Intelligence Series

Focus Hbr Emotional Intelligence Series

The importance of achieving focus goes well beyond your own productivity. Deep focus allows you to lead others successfully, find clarity amid uncertainty, and heighten your sense of professional fulfillment. Yet the forces that challenge sustained focus range from dinging phones to office politics to life's everyday worries. This book explains how to strengthen your ability to focus, manage your team's attention, and break the cycle of distraction. This volume includes the work of: Daniel Goleman Heidi Grant Amy Jen Su Rasmus Hougaard HOW TO BE HUMAN AT WORK. The HBR Emotional Intelligence Series features smart, essential reading on the human side of professional life from the pages of Harvard Business Review. Each book in the series offers proven research showing how our emotions impact our work lives, practical advice for managing difficult people and situations, and inspiring essays on what it means to tend to our emotional well-being at work. Uplifting and practical, these books describe the social skills that are critical for ambitious professionals to master.

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Genre : Business & Economics
Author : Harvard Business Review
Publisher : Harvard Business Press
Release : 2018-11-13
Total Pages : 94 Pages
ISBN : 9781633696594


Stolen Focus

Stolen Focus

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Our ability to pay attention is collapsing. From the New York Times bestselling author of Chasing the Scream and Lost Connections comes a groundbreaking examination of why this is happening—and how to get our attention back. “The book the world needs in order to win the war on distraction.”—Adam Grant, author of Think Again “Read this book to save your mind.”—Susan Cain, author of Quiet In the United States, teenagers can focus on one task for only sixty-five seconds at a time, and office workers average only three minutes. Like so many of us, Johann Hari was finding that constantly switching from device to device and tab to tab was a diminishing and depressing way to live. He tried all sorts of self-help solutions—even abandoning his phone for three months—but nothing seemed to work. So Hari went on an epic journey across the world to interview the leading experts on human attention—and he discovered that everything we think we know about this crisis is wrong. We think our inability to focus is a personal failure to exert enough willpower over our devices. The truth is even more disturbing: our focus has been stolen by powerful external forces that have left us uniquely vulnerable to corporations determined to raid our attention for profit. Hari found that there are twelve deep causes of this crisis, from the decline of mind-wandering to rising pollution, all of which have robbed some of our attention. In Stolen Focus, he introduces readers to Silicon Valley dissidents who learned to hack human attention, and veterinarians who diagnose dogs with ADHD. He explores a favela in Rio de Janeiro where everyone lost their attention in a particularly surreal way, and an office in New Zealand that discovered a remarkable technique to restore workers’ productivity. Crucially, Hari learned how we can reclaim our focus—as individuals, and as a society—if we are determined to fight for it. Stolen Focus will transform the debate about attention and finally show us how to get it back.

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Genre : Social Science
Author : Johann Hari
Publisher : Crown
Release : 2022-01-25
Total Pages : 369 Pages
ISBN : 9780593138526


Pull Focus

Pull Focus

When Jane’s partner goes missing she needs to find out if he’s in danger while also contending with the politics of a large international film festival: Hollywood power brokers, Russian oil speculators, Chinese propagandists, and a board chair who seemingly has it out for her. Jane has been appointed interim director of the Worldwide Toronto Film Festival after her boss has been removed for sexual harassment. Knives are out all around her, as factions within the community want to see her fail. At the same time, her partner, a fund manager, has disappeared, and strange women appear, uttering threats about misused funds. Yet the show must go on. As Jane struggles to juggle all the balls she’s been handed and survive in one piece, she discovers unlikely allies and finds that she’s stronger than she thinks.

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Genre : Fiction
Author : Helen Walsh
Publisher : ECW Press
Release : 2021-09-07
Total Pages : 272 Pages
ISBN : 9781773057910


Focus And Coherence In Discourse Processing

Focus And Coherence In Discourse Processing

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Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
Author : Gert Rickheit
Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
Release : 1995
Total Pages : 300 Pages
ISBN : 3110144662


Focus

Focus

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Genre : Forest fires
Author :
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Release : 1981
Total Pages : 34 Pages
ISBN : MINN:31951D02964051B


Careers In Focus

Careers In Focus

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Author : Ferguson
Publisher : Infobase Publishing
Release : 2009-01-01
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : 9781438111346


Focus Groups

Focus Groups

Physicians, health researchers, and nurses make extensive use of focus groups. Thus, researchers and readers need access to the realm of applications of focus group methodology in the wide variety of medical and health sciences. In this second installment of a two-volume examination of ten recent years (1998-2007) of focus group studies and research literature, author Graham R. Walden turns his attention from the arts, humanities, and non-medical sciences to the medical and health sciences, concentrating on a broad range of studies in books, book chapters, and journal articles that are available in English. Focus Groups, Volume II: A Selective Annotated Bibliography: Medical and Health Sciences covers over 500 articles on a multitude of topics in the medical and health sciences, such as the health profession and the practice of medicine, public health, and several different bodily systems and types of diseases. The annotations in this bibliography describe the content of a source document to help the reader discern whether pursuit of the full text is appropriate or desirable. This book offers significant benefits to all medical personnel; graduate and undergraduate students; professional focus group practitioners; and individuals seeking increased awareness of studies that have been conducted in the health arena.

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Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
Author : Graham R. Walden
Publisher : Scarecrow Press
Release : 2009-10-01
Total Pages : 442 Pages
ISBN : 9780810869691


Statistical Analysis In Focus

Statistical Analysis In Focus

Statistical Analysis "In Focus" supports users of Gregory J. Privitera’s Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences, Third Edition who work with a statistical program other than SPSS or Excel. Three standalone parts, each dedicated to R, SAS, and Stata, serve as step-by-step guides for completing the "In Focus" exercises in Privitera’s core text. A conversational writing style along with "To The Student" introductions allow students to familiarize themselves and become more comfortable with each program prior to making computations. Additionally, General Instruction Guidebook (GIG) sections for R, SAS, and Stata provide standardized how-to instructions for using each program, making the book a valuable reference for students beyond their studies. Bundle and Save Bundle the guide with the core text, Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences, Third Edition, for only $5 more! Order using bundle ISBN 978-1-5443-3027-3.

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Genre : Psychology
Author : Gregory J. Privitera
Publisher : SAGE Publications
Release : 2017-11-30
Total Pages : 280 Pages
ISBN : 9781544305585


Focus On Reading

Focus On Reading

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Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
Author : Walch
Publisher : Walch Publishing
Release : 2002-08-30
Total Pages : 48 Pages
ISBN : 0825144256


Enc Focus

Enc Focus

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Genre : Mathematics
Author :
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Release : 1994
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : STANFORD:36105131835006