• Business, Economics & Law
      January 2018

      Focus in the Age of Distraction

      35 tips to focus more and work less

      by Jane Piper

      The world of work has changed but our ways of working haven’t kept pace. We are now working even harder, longer and at a faster pace than ever before. Longer hours and harder work aren’t going to give us the career and life that we want. Today’s work where you’re selling your brain power and creativity, then your focus, attention, mindset and engagement are what will make the difference. 35 practical and pragmatic tips based on latest research in positive psychology, neuroscience, and common sense, will help you be more focused, creative and productive. Be more focused while at work, get more done, learn to switch off, get on and enjoy your life.

    • Business, Economics & Law
      May 2017

      KISS The Rebel

      Unleash a business and a life without limits

      by Phil Bedford

      You don’t need to spend a fortune building your business. KISS The Rebel is perfect for any business owner or aspiring entrepreneur. Igniting your imagination and opening your eyes to the accessible resources sitting at your fingertips. Helping you to see that the right solution or dream client is just a phone call away. Giving you practical tips on building the right relationships and advice to help you construct a sustainable business and your dream lifestyle.

    • Business, Economics & Law
      October 2015

      The Savvy Guide to Kick-Starting your Small Business

      Advice to small business owners on survival and growth

      by Marshall

      Perhaps you’re just starting your new business, or looking for growth but not clear what your next step should be. Maybe, right now, you’re in the eye of a storm and you’re not sure how your business is going to survive. Are you just seeking better financial reward for all that hard work and those long hours you put in? What about some more free time, too, so you can get a life? It doesn’t matter what your circumstances are, there’ll be times when you need somewhere to turn to for reliable, “savvy” business advice. The Savvy Guide to Kick-Starting your Small Business is a straight-talking, jargon-free guide that homes right in on those key challenges facing all small businesses.

    • Business, Economics & Law
      January 2017

      Time Mastery

      Banish Time Management Forever

      by John McLachlan, Karen Meager

      Move Beyond Time Management Become a Time Master Have you tried the latest time management techniques and still feel overwhelmed? Are you fed up with having to 'think' about prioritising, decision making and squeezing things in? Do you wish life would just flow better? Then this is the book for you. This book will allow you to master your own time and not be controlled by other people's priorities. Understand how your own preferences, style and interests impact how you use your time and be able to: - Incorporate simple changes in your day to day activities that give you back control. - Learn how other people see time and how you can use that to help them become more efficient and effective. - Make the most of your time for the things that are important to you. Whether you want to get more done at work, delegate better, manage the priorities at home or just spend more time doing things that bring you joy, Karen and John will help you develop an approach to time that is efficient and fits with your unique personality.

    • Health & Personal Development
      March 2019

      Time Management Ninja

      21 Rules for More Time and Less Stress in Your Life

      by Craig Jarrow

      Time management made simple and easy Fans of The Compound Effect by Darren Hardy, Eat That Frog by Brian Tracy, and 12 Week Year by Brian P. Moran and Michael Lennington will love Time Management Ninja. More time, stress relief, and relaxation: You want more time in your life. Time to spend with family, to achieve big goals, and to simply enjoy life. Yet, the world we live in is busier and changing faster than ever before. More things competing for your time, and more distractions interrupting your day. Simple and practical time management: You have tried to manage your time better but have found that most time management systems and tools are too complex. Or they are too unwieldy to be effective or sustainable. Time management shouldn’t be difficult, and it shouldn’t take up more of your precious time than it gives back! Easy tools, rules, and tactics: Craig Jarrow has been there, too. However, after spending many years testing time management tactics, tools, and systems and having written hundreds of articles on productivity, goals, and organization, Jarrow discovered a simple truth. Time management should be easy. More productivity and less stress: It is only when you simplify your approach that you can rise above the busyness and chaos of our fast-paced society. Time Management Ninja offers "21 Rules" that will show you an easier and more effective way to take control of your time and manage your busy life. If you follow these simple principles, you will get more done with less effort. You will have less stress and more time to do the things you want to do. No-stress, uncomplicated time management that works

    • Business, Economics & Law
      January 2019

      Business is Personal

      Be the Leader of Your Life and Business

      by Penny Power

      Business is Personal. A statement on life as a business owner. Being the leader of your own life is the greatest lesson in business. Your business is personal as it is yours. We live in a fast paced, over-connected world. Relying on your own instincts and knowing the dreams you hold for your version of success, ambition and happiness will ensure you have the life you want and not the life you compare yourself with. Business is Personal shares the areas of business that are rarely discussed, but have been learned the hard way by Penny and others. The emotions we need to understand, the mind we can be in control of, and tools Penny learned, following years of hard work and many challenging moments. Penny has poured her heart into this book and it is incredibly revealing.

    • Humanities & Social Sciences
      February 2019

      Her Way To The Top

      The Glass Ceiling Is Thicker Than It Looks

      by Hira Ali

      Award-winning Hira Ali examines the myriad of challenges women face on their road to professional success. Informed by her 13 years of coaching experience and survey responses from 300 working women, she reveals the universal internal and external roadblocks that can impede a woman’s climb to the top, regardless of her culture or geography. This go-to guide for working women explores FOMO (the Fear of Missing Out), Imposter Syndrome, perfectionism and sexual harassment, among other issues. She moves beyond problems and empowers her readers with real solutions to help them break the glass ceiling. Written by a successful career woman for the benefit of career women around the world, Her Way to the Top demonstrates that women are all in this together, and together they can make a difference for each other.

    • Business, Economics & Law

      Put More Time on Your Side

      How to Manage Your Life in a Digital World

      by Jan Yager

      A practical guide to getting more done in a world that is more 24/7 than ever before including dealing with common time wasters like procrastination and getting too easily distracted as well as implementing the author's unique P.I.E.- Prioritize, Initiate, Evaluate –and ACTION! Strategy to getting more done every single day. The author shows readers how to use technology while avoiding fragmentation. Dr. Yager, a sociologist and business consultant, is the author of seven books on time management.

    • Health & Personal Development
      May 2019

      The Joy of Being

      Supporting hardworking mums to stress less & live more

      by Marina Pearson

      WOULD YOU LOVE TO STRESS LESS AND LIVE MORE? Juggling motherhood and work, whether you run a business or work in a demanding job, can seem nothing short of exhausting, overwhelming and lonely as you rush around tending to your obligations without any time to spare for you. Nevertheless, it is possible to... • have a deeper and richer experience of life where you navigate it with more ease • have more time for yourself without the guilt • connect more deeply with those you care about • accomplish what you want with more confidence and less comparison and worry This ground-breaking book by bestselling author and joy coach Marina Pearson guides mums to fall back in love with life, so they unplug from their worries to light up with insight and joy.

    • Business, Economics & Law
      June 2019

      Management Mess to Leadership Success

      30 Challenges to Become the Leader You Would Follow

      by Scott Jeffrey Miller

      Your Leadership Skills Are About to Change Scott Miller knows what it’s like to fail. He was demoted from his first leadership position after only three weeks—and that’s just one of several messy management experiences on his two-decade journey to leadership success. Scott’s not alone. Everyone fails. But something sets Scott apart: his transparency and willingness to openly share his story in a way that is immediately relatable. In Management Mess to Leadership Success, you’ll find 30 leadership challenges, honed by FranklinCovey through years of research that illustrate how to rise when you fall and how to survive and even thrive as an unfiltered leader. Illustrated with Scott Miller’s real-life experiences, these challenges will teach you how to: Lead difficult conversations and celebrate success. Inspire trust, actively listen, and challenge paradigms. Put the right people in the right roles. Create a clear and actionable vision for your team. Accomplish your organization’s Wildly Important Goals®. Get the right results―in the right way. Become the leader you would follow. Apply these 30 leadership challenges and change the way you lead yourself, lead others, and get results. Readers of Radical Candor, Dare to Lead and Mastering Leadership will love Scott Miller’s Management Mess to Leadership Success.

    • Time management

      Essential Time Management and Organisation

      A Pocket Guide

      by Sarah Cook

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