Bits Of Practical Wisdom

Author : Vernon Gilbert
ISBN : 9781496959218
Genre : Business & Economics
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God gave man dominion over the earth, and the practical wisdom to use it for his good and His glory God placed the treasures of the earth for man's benefit. Political correctness denies God's goodness, while practical wisdom directs thankful use of His bounty. We were told we could not drill our way out of our problems while practical thinking doers were proving the stupidity of the statement. Ivory tower thinking is of little use to our progress while practical planning is our salvation from crisis. Dishonest charlatans pursue politically correct ideologies, while wise people use practical solutions. Practical plans always trump divisive dreams. Practical planning and hard work built our great nation - political correctness and sloth are destroying it. Practical truthfulness applied to our many problems can, in God's will, overcome the evil plans of our dishonest, lying oppressors. The Golden Rule Jesus gave us is the epitome of practical consideration of others. The Marshall plan after WW II was practical wisdom applied - pacification of Islam before WW III is ideological suicide. Practical plans and hard work built this great nation - ivory tower thinking and slothfulness is its doom. Practical workers build houses on rock foundations - Foolish men build on sand, and great is their fall. See Matthew 7: 24-27. A practical man planning to build a tower, sits down first and counts the cost. See Luke 14:28. Practical people energetically earn their keep and support others - lazy dreamers feel entitled to exist on the fruits of others' efforts. Practical politicians endorse responsible, truthful fiscal policies - dishonest liars waste our resources and leave the pitiful mess for our grandchildren to suffer under. Impractical charlatans promise anything to gain power - practical planners tell the truth, even when it is unpopular. The lies of evil leaders imprison the souls of the masses - the truth shall make us free. See John 8:32. Peace and joy come to practical people. Dishonest dreamers exist in turmoil and fear. One practical person benefits the community more than a score of entitled lay-abouts.
Category: Business & Economics

Twenty One Ideas For Managers

Author : Charles Handy
ISBN : IND:30000065158192
Genre : Business & Economics
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Celebrated the world over for his gentle wit and keen insight into human behavior, Charles Handy is widely regarded as one of today's best social and business philosophers. This latest collection of Handy's work groups twenty-one of the revered BBC commentator's best essays on why organizations and the people in them behave the way they do. Beginning with "A World of Differences," which voices Handy's fresh take on diversity in the workplace, each essay is a bite-sized bit of humor and wisdom that sheds new light on what motivates people on the job. As useful as they are incisive, these twenty-one ideas should be heard by anyone seeking fresh perspectives on how better to manage themselves and others. Available for sale in the U.S. and Canada only.
Category: Business & Economics

Gardeners Lore

Author : Maureen Boland
ISBN : 0880015705
Genre : Social Science
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A charming collection for the novice or expert, "Gardeners' Lore" offers solid gardening sense sprinkled with magical bits of whimsy. On a search for guidance on how to maintain their new country garden, the Boland sisters learned "a store of curious information" about gardens, plants, and herbs passed down from grandmothers, neighbors, and other experienced sowers. Illustrations.
Category: Social Science

Bible Reader S Companion

Author : Larry Richards
ISBN : 0781438799
Genre : Religion
File Size : 89.48 MB
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This reference book that provides you with introductions and outlines, summaries, cross-reference, definitions, explanations of difficult passages, archeological reports, Bible customs, charts, realistic art, and much more!
Category: Religion

Our Father Abraham

Author : Marvin R. Wilson
ISBN : 0802804233
Genre : Religion
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This volume delineates the link between Judaism and Christanity, between Old and the New Testaments, and calls Christians to reexamine their Hebrew roots so as to effect a more authentically biblical lifestyle.
Category: Religion

Hamlet

Author : William Shakespeare
ISBN : UVA:X000367457
Genre : Denmark
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Category: Denmark

Kinesis

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ISBN : UOM:39015078941989
Genre : Philosophy
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Category: Philosophy

Sandplay In Three Voices

Author : Kay Bradway
ISBN : 9781135449490
Genre : Psychology
File Size : 36.44 MB
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Sandplay in Three Voices provides a unique and engaging understanding of sandplay - a growing modality of psychotherapy. Emerging out of informal conversations among three senior therapists, it examines the essential aspects of sandplay therapy as well as the depth and breadth of the human psyche. The book is organized into eight sections covering eight of the most important topics in sandplay - Therapist, Silence, Child, Mother, Self, Shadow, Chaos, and Numinous. Each section begins with a trialogue discussing theory, history and practice of sandplay in that area. The trialogues allow the reader to witness three senior therapists addressing and attempting to understand the many layers of each topic, and reflect their agreements and disagreements as they reveal their individual thoughts on, and personal experiences of, the themes they discuss. Each trialogue is followed by a set of solo presentations in which each author focuses on her contribution, and on the role of each topic in sandplay. Illustrated by original clinical examples, this unique approach addresses issues of concern to analysts and other psychotherapists. Its basic orientation makes it of particular value in the study, practice and teaching of sandplay therapy.
Category: Psychology

Kafka Pulp Fiction Beer Proj

Author : John Chapman
ISBN : 1787230546
Genre : Business & Economics
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"This is an extraordinary book. It differs from other project management books in perspective and depth. Neither boring theory, nor methodology is in the focus, rather the perspective of living for and working in projects. John Chapman provides bits and pieces of practical wisdom. Realizing projects are not rocket science, but common sense and applied ingenuity. Shortcomings in project management are revealed in this book through short stories, with particular sense of humor and malicious joy. Projects are viewed through the lens of a microscope. The insights provided are beneficial for newcomers as well as for experienced people. A great tour d'horizon and masterpiece of our profession" Reinhard Wagner President of International Project Management Association
Category: Business & Economics

Practical Therapy

Author : Dr. Anita Gadhia-Smith
ISBN : 1462004237
Genre : Self-Help
File Size : 69.79 MB
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“Dr. Anita Gadhia-Smith’s professional expertise comes shining through in this book. Just as importantly, her personal experience and wisdom provide wonderful advice and guidelines for all areas of our lives!” —Douglas Tieman, President/CEO, Caron Foundation, Caron Treatment Centers “Dr. Anita Gadhia-Smith’s practical wisdom reveals the human heart’s desire to be fulfilled. Speaking the language of the heart, Dr. Smith encourages readers to cultivate the mystical dimension of their lives by contemplating ordinary wisdom and living life in an extraordinary way.” —Fr. Mark Hushen, OSFS, President and CEO, Father Martin’s Ashley “This book is filled with wonderful truths and insights. In many ways, it’s like the book of Proverbs in the Bible. Dr. Gadhia-Smith has hit another home run!” —The Honorable John H. Dalton, Former Secretary of the Navy “Dr. Gadhia-Smith is a thoughtful, sensitive therapist who has combined her personal and clinical experiences into a unique format that will be helpful to those people who are looking for ways to grow, and are willing to endure the discomforts that this search may involve.” —George Kolodner, MD, Medical Director, Kolmac Clinic “Dr. Gadhia-Smith is a devoted and excellent psychotherapist who has brought healing to many people. She has also ‘listened to her life’ and now shares these gems of wisdom from across the years. Many of them will resonate deeply for readers and provide light and signs for the journey of life.” —Rev. Stuart Kenworthy, Rector, Christ Church, Georgetown, Washington, DC
Category: Self-Help