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Learn the Power of Passion and Perseverance…

Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth from Amazon...In this must-listen book for anyone striving to succeed, pioneering psychologist Angela Duckworth shows parents, educators, students, and businesspeople - both seasoned and new - that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a focused persistence called "grit". Why do some [...]

By | 2019-10-04T17:27:31+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Stretch Books Post|0 Comments

Your brain is an amazing, adaptation machine…

The Brain that Changes Itself by Norman Doidge from Amazon...An astonishing new science called "neuroplasticity" is overthrowing the centuries-old notion that the human brain is immutable. In this revolutionary look at the brain, psychiatrist and psychoanalyst Norman Doidge, M.D., provides an introduction to both the brilliant scientists championing neuroplasticity and the people whose lives [...]

By | 2019-10-04T17:31:55+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Stretch Books Post|0 Comments

Captivate: the Science of Success in Dealing With People by Vanessa Van Edwards

from Amazon... As a human behavior hacker, Vanessa Van Edwards created a research lab to study the hidden forces that drive us. And she’s cracked the code. In Captivate, she shares shortcuts, systems, and secrets for taking charge of your interactions at work, at home, and in any social situation. These aren’t the people skills you learned [...]

By | 2018-01-09T17:56:08+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Stretch Books Post|0 Comments