The Adversity Advantage
Turn your Childhood Hardship Into A Career and Life SuccessBook - 2017
Based on a unique five-year study of over 300 high- achieving men and women, The Adversity Advantage, uncovers how common and impactful childhood problems are for both sexes. Real and inspiring stories, insights and techniques for overcoming childhood misfortune, workplace benefits to hard-earned survival skills, and pivotal career decisions are described. In The Adversity Advantage, Jude Miller Burke, a psychologist and executive coach, reveals pathways to: Overcome low self-esteem, shame, and workplace triggers; Understand your values and find your authentic voice; Improve boundaries, communication, and conflict negotiation skills; Connect your childhood to improve your leadership style; Understand the impact of an adult toxic relationship on your career. Regardless of your family background or childhood troubles, this is a book that should be read by all men and women who want to turn their childhood hardships into career and life success.
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota :, Wisdom Editions,, 
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: 362.76 BUR
Characteristics: 174 pages ; 23 cm