WHEN THIS DOCTOR TALKS, YOU SHOULD LISTEN. Thousands of people make an early exit each year and arrive on medical examiner Jan Garavaglia´s table. What is particularly sad about this is that many of these deaths could easily have been prevented. Although Dr. Garavaglia, or Dr. G, as she´s known to many, could not tell these individuals how to avoid their fates, we can benefit from her experience and profound insight into the choices we make each day. In How Not to Die, Dr. G acts as a medical detective to identify the often-unintentional ways we harm our bodies, then shows us how to use that information to live better and smarter. She provides startling tips on how to make wise choices so that we don´t have to see her, or someone like her, for a good, long time. ? In ´´Highway to the Morgue,? we learn the one commonsense safety tip that can prevent deadly accidents?and the reason you should never drive with the windows half open ? ´´Code Blue? teaches us how to increase our chances of leaving the hospital alive?and how to insist that everyone caring for you practice the easiest hygiene method around ? ´´Everyday Dangers? informs us why neat freaks live longer?and the best ways to stay safe in a car during a lightning storm Using anecdotes from her cases and a liberal dose of humor, Dr. G gives us her prescription for living a healthier, better, longer life?and unlike many doctors´ orders, this one is surprisingly easy to follow.
Business lessons from one of the greatest Olympic teams of all time. It´s been called the greatest upset of all time, the most memorable Olympic moment ever, the ´´Miracle on Ice´´. No matter which superlative is used, no one can deny that the U.S. men´s hockey team´s defeat of the Soviet Union in the medal round of the Lake Placid Olympic Games was a defining moment for Cold War America. The U.S. team´s goalie was a Boston University student named Jim Craig, who is now a leadership expert and keynote speaker to business audiences. Gold Medal Strategies gives you Craig´s unique lessons from the ´´Miracle´´ team on team dynamics, leadership, motivation, and other important management topics. With his unparalleled perspective, Craig dissects and analyzes the elements of a successful team, how to assemble one, and what philosophies will keep the team´s shared goal a reality. This book outlines the necessary skills and details the specific techniques you need to maximize your business readiness, hone competitive cooperation, gather your strategies, and attack your challengers. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dennis Holland. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/004740/bk_adbl_004740_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Motivational self-help advice from President Donald Trump, covering everything from leadership and self-confidence to how to succeed in business. President Donald Trump knows about living the good life and achieving success. With his election to the presidency, he added to a life that already includes billions of dollars, worldwide celebrity, and a beautiful family, despite legions of haters. In The Art of the Donald, Daily Caller News Foundation editor in chief Christopher Bedford takes you inside the new president´s unorthodox mind, unlocking the genius of his approach to everything in life and offering you insight into navigating life the Trump way. Featuring personal campaign-trail anecdotes and lessons from Trump´s long career as a businessman and politician, The Art of the Donald offers you life-changing pieces of advice, including: Keeping your message simple and delivering it effectively Using competition to govern yourself and chaos to confuse your opponents Cutting out the middlemen and getting directly to the deal makers Redefining conflicts and transactions on your own terms Solving problems with ingenuity instead of money Believing in yourself no matter what your opponents try to say Written in the style of Sun Tzu´s The Art of War and The Tao of Warren Buffett, this is a must-listen for every Trump fan (and even the haters). 1. Language: English. Narrator: Christopher Bedford. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/sans/008142/bk_sans_008142_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Become an elite sales professional by learning proven lessons from the warriors who set the global standard for operational excellence: the American military elite.To be the best, you must learn from the best.Drawing on exclusive interviews with former members of the US Special Forces and leading sales professionals from a variety of industries, executive coach Bill Hart shows you how to develop the mindset, habits, and disciplines to elevate your sales performance to become the elite of your industry.With Hart’s proven tips and practical tools, you’ll learn: How to train for any situation you’ll encounter in the fieldHow to overcome fear and channel it into productivityHow to leverage failures for personal growthHow to find your ´´why” and keep it aliveHow to build your team’s shared vision, purpose, and goalsGet inspired by these real stories from the very best in action, and discover why White Collar Warrior will put your success within reach. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Bill Hart. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/120267/bk_acx0_120267_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
IDEO, the widely admired, award-winning design and development firm that brought the world the Apple mouse, Polaroid´s I-Zone instant camera, the Palm V, and hundreds of other cutting-edge products and services, reveals its secrets for fostering a culture and process of continuous innovation. There isn´t a business in America that doesn´t want to be more creative in its thinking, products, and processes. At many companies, being first with a concept and first to market are critical just to survive. In The Art of Innovation, Tom Kelley, general manager of the Silicon Valley based design firm IDEO, takes listeners behind the scenes of this wildly imaginative and energized company to reveal the strategies and secrets it uses to turn out hit after hit. IDEO doesn´t buy into the myth of the lone genius working away in isolation, waiting for great ideas to strike. Kelley believes everyone can be creative, and the goal at his firm is to tap into that wellspring of creativity in order to make innovation a way of life. How does it do that? IDEO fosters an atmosphere conducive to freely expressing ideas, breaking the rules, and freeing people to design their own work environments. IDEO´s focus on teamwork generates countless breakthroughs, fueled by the constant give-and-take among people ready to share ideas and reap the benefits of the group process. IDEO has created an intense, quick-turnaround, brainstorm-and-build process dubbed ´´the Deep Dive.´´ In entertaining anecdotes, Kelley illustrates some of his firm´s own successes (and joyful failures), as well as pioneering efforts at other leading companies. The book reveals how teams research and immerse themselves in every possible aspect of a new product or service, examining it from the perspective of clients, consumers, and other critical audiences. Kelley takes the listener through the IDEO problem-solving method: Carefully observing the behavior or ´´an 1. Language: English. Narrator: Nick Podehl. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/007804/bk_brll_007804_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
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