self-development

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Moving Forward – Sowing The Seeds Of YOUR Growth

Autumn is here! As are the cooler, darker nights. Time for some reflection about where we’re at, now that September has come to an end. OUR CHOICES Can you imagine that so many things that we DO in life, are likely to have a powerful and lasting effect on who we are, what we think, …

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Teaser – MINDSET: THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SUCCESS, by Dr Carol S. Dweck

Listening to this audiobook was more than intriguing, to the point that I am even doubting my parenting skills. I think I need to hone them more regularly… Written by Dr Carol S. Dweck in 2006, she studied the keys to success and failure for several decades. I would highly recommend this book to anyone …

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How To Become Self-Reliant

Human security recognizes the importance of individuals and that the key to ensuring growth in developing countries is to foster individual talent and abilities, build self-reliance and put people in a position to make a broader contribution to society. Growth must be inclusive and no-one must be left behind Shinzo Abe A Sobering Thought Hey, …

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Teaser – ANTIFRAGILE by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Teaser for the Book    ANTIFRAGILE (Things That Gain From Disorder) by Nassim Nicholas TALEB, published in 2012, publisher Random House (US), Penguin (UK) A very interesting read indeed. Nassim Nicholas TALEB is an illustrious figure who has had a renowned and varied career: Trader, Writer, Academic Researcher. TALEB does NOT mince his words. He shares …

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