Browsing posts tagged: Self-Help
Gravitas

Have you ever wondered why some people earn attention and respect when they speak and others don’t? The secret to their success can be summed up in one word: gravitas. In this revolutionary new book, leading voice coach and speaker Caroline Goyder reveals how to speak so others will listen. Through simple techniques to build […]

The Creative Compass

A guide should give clear directions and then get out of your way. In this unique collaboration, bestselling author Dan Millman and his daughter Sierra Prasada help to orient you as you advance through five universal stages of creativity: Dream, Draft, Develop, Refine, and Share. Whether you’re seeking new goals, the discipline to reach them, […]

Leaving a Trace

An inspirational, practical & literate guide to starting & keeping a journal – & transforming it into something permanent like a memoir or a novel. Leaving A Trace is a practical guide to keeping a journal successfully & transforming it into future projects. Each chapter features both narrative & tailored exercises for beginning & committed […]

How to Communicate with Confidence

Communication is an art, and anyone–whether shy or outgoing–can improve his or her conversational skills. How to Communicate with Confidence is a straightforward guide to making good conversation that works in any situation–and works for any personality type. Highlighting the art of give and take and stressing the importance of listening, this book gives confidence […]

Writing Spiritual Books

In Writing Spiritual Books, Hal Zina Bennett, who has coached such well-known writers as Shakti Gawain, Judith Orloff, and Jerry Jampolsky, shows readers how to focus on their spiritual experience in a way that will enlighten and captivate others. Including both anecdotal and prescriptive material gleaned from his work as a writing coach, the book […]

Write Starts

Even dedicated and experienced writers need what author and writing coach Hal Zina Bennett provides: a fresh, fun, surefire place to start. In this handy resource, practiced and aspiring writers alike will find inspiration and initiative in the form of prompts for brief writing exercises, story prompts that set forth dramatic arcs for more lengthy […]

Courage and Craft

Have you always wanted to write about your life but wondered how to get started, how to keep going, and whether it’s even worth it in the first place? Under the guidance of veteran author and writing teacher Barbara Abercrombie, you’ll learn how to turn the messy, crazy, sad, and wonderful stuff of your life […]

Thin

Bright, popular, pretty and successful, Grace Bowman had the world at her feet. So what drove her to starve herself nearly to death at the age of 18? And what, more importantly, made her stop? A grippingly honest account of life with anorexia nervosa, A Shape of My Own is Grace’s hearbreaking, shocking and, finally, […]

Power Presentation

Patsy Rodenburg is the leading acting coach in the UK (she has worked with Judi Dench, Helen Mirren, Ian McKellen and Cate Blanchett). Patsy has discovered the principles of speech in theatre apply extremely effectively when transferred into the workplace. Do you want to be more persuasive? Do you want to enthuse and inpsire and […]