It’s the perfect marriage of wisdom and wit—here are 100 valuable lessons on how to live, drawn from 100 hilarious and unforgettable jokes. A really good joke, like a great poem, memorable song lyric, razor-sharp anecdote, or Zen koan, is a portal of discovery—it can get a meaningful message across in a way that’s clear, humorous, and practical. It’s the secret weapon of every great comedian—there’s the joke, and then there’s the subtext of the joke, and that can mean serious business. A funny, funny joke about a therapist and his patient conveys, for example, an important lesson on the power of communication. A surprising joke about a tribal shaman and the weather service turns into a necessary critique on how we should view experts.
A revised and updated edition of the international bestseller
Inspiring readers all over the globe to reimagine their future, this revised and updated edition of What I Wish I Knew When I Was 20 features new material to complement the classic text.
Major life transitions such as leaving the protected environment of school or starting a new career can be daunting. It is scary to face a wall of choices, knowing that no one is going to tell us if we make the right decision. There is no clearly delineated path or recipe for success. Even figuring out how and where to start can be a challenge.
As head of the Stanford Technology Ventures Program, Tina Seelig’s job is to guide her students as they make the difficult transition from the academic environment to the professional world—providing tangible skills and insights that will last a lifetime. Seelig is a wildly popular and award-winning teacher and in What I Wish I Knew When I Was 20 she shares with us what she offers her students –provocative stories, inspiring advice, and a big dose of humility and humor.
These pages are filled with captivating examples, from the classroom to the boardroom, of individuals defying expectations, challenging assumptions, and achieving unprecedented success. Seelig throws out the old rules and provides a new model for reaching our potential. We discover how to have a healthy disregard for the impossible; how to recover from failure; and how most problems are remarkable opportunities in disguise.
What I Wish I Knew When I Was Twenty is a much-needed book for everyone looking to make their mark in the world.
Mindfulness for Life is the only book you'll ever need on mindfulness and has been for over 4 years. Since its release in 2012, Mindfulness for Life has established itself as the essential resource for those searching for the intangible qualities often lost in the fast pace of modern day life.
It shows you how to apply mindfulness techniques to your own life whether you need help with medical conditions, personal development or spiritual development.
This modern classic includes chapters on:
stress and ageing
attention deficit orders
pain, weight management
heart disease and stroke
Mindfulness for Life is written by two experts in the field who bring the medical perspective of an international authority on mindfulness and the psychological perspective of a researcher. The result is this highly regarded title that translates the scientific principles behind mindfulness into a simple, practical and accessible manual to applying mindfulness - for life. Only a few minutes a day can start to change your life.
With multiple reprints since its first release, find out today why Mindfulness for Life continues to change lives and remains a forerunner in the ongoing 'Mindfulness Revolution'.
Discover the best-kept secrets to long, beautiful and healthy hair!
Have you ever wished that your hair grows past a certain length? Do you ever feel like no matter what you do, your hair is always dry, dull or lacking shine? Or you are probably tired of the amount of toxins we are all bombarded with in commercial hair care products, which are loaded with damaging chemicals and harsh ingredients.
This book is a natural hair care reference that teaches you methods on how to grow and maintain long healthy beautiful hair. It’ll teach more about exactly why you should ditch toxic, store-bought hair care products which are full of mysterious chemicals, and start making your own healthy, homemade alternatives today.
Hair Care & Hair Growth Secrets provides you with over 50 amazing natural homemade hair care recipes each of which clearly lists the ingredients required and is beautifully laid out with simple step by step instructions making it easy for you to follow.
In Hair Care & Hair Growth Secrets, you’ll find:
Unique and fail-proof hair care methods and inspiration for growing and maintaining long, healthy and beautiful hair
Ample information on the kinds of food, vitamins and essential oils you can use to nourish and maintain a healthy beautiful hair, as well as how you can grow your hair to its optimal length!
How to make use of organic and natural ingredients to revitalize your hair, promote growth, treat other issues likes split ends and dandruff
A variety of shampoo, conditioner and hair mask recipes to help combat a number of hair problems in normal, dry and oily hair
Simple and clear instructions on using raw ingredients and the best combinations to achieve healthy, beautiful hair
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Practical FLR is the perfect book to give to your partner if you wish to express your hidden sexual desires. A FLR can turn the sparks in your relationship into flames that burn with intimacy and passion. A series of lessons that highlight why a FLR can transform your relationship in a practical way for both men and women!
Explore the different kinds of loving female led relationships while becoming closer and more connected to your partner. Practical FLR offers 35 lessons that introduce total beginners to the lifestyle, to help them understand why a FLR should be considered and explored.
The lessons help break down the taboo, to help you see FLR's in a new light. Lessons to help you understand both the dominant and submissive side. Give this book to your partner, whether you're married, or starting fresh, the lessons apply to everyone!
If you are a woman that wants to understand submissive men, and be more assertive, this book is for you. If you are a submissive man that can't figure out how to tell your partner about your submissive desires, this book is for you too! Practical FLR thrives on bringing clarity and understanding to those seeking a female led relationship.
The World's Best Abs Workout
Do you want six pack abs of steel? Do you want to be ripped? Do you want an amazing beach body?
Then you need ‘The World’s Best Abs Workout’ – the best and easiest program, designed to help you achieve those toned, tight stomach muscles you want.
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If you follow this program, you are guaranteed to achieve the six-pack you dream of! In almost no time!
Inside this book, you will find a no-nonsense, straight-forward approach to achieving the abs and core strength you want.
We explain simply and easily the only 15 stomach exercises you need, as well as including a comprehensive 8 week exercise program that will get you started as a beginner and take you right through to the advanced level, to when you are a tight and toned.
Complete, Comprehensive Diagrams and Program
Every exercise contains diagrams and simple to follow explanations to ensure you follow the correct form. The book also contains an introduction that includes information on the importance of core muscles, tips for motivation during an exercise regime, as well as simple, no-nonsense explanations on how to ensure your exercise leads to muscle growth.
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If you are tired of being on a diet all the time, if you have had enough of dietary supplements and “magic potions”, or if you feel that you are constantly searching for the lifestyle you were meant to follow, but you cannot achieve more than temporary successes... then this book is for you!
There is one thing you have not taken into consideration yet: you are a special living being who has been equipped with a host of useful and viable features thanks to millions of years of evolution.
In nature, we had to rely on ourselves, and our body knew the solution for every situation. The problem is that we became estranged from ourselves, from our true nature, which causes civilisational problems on both physical and psychological levels.
This book is about how we can utilise the ancient knowledge of our body to return to our harmonious state, purely through natural methods. We can do this with the help of proper nutrition, exercise and the appropriate environmental conditions.
“I have tried every slimming diet, but I couldn’t escape the ‘yo-yo effect’. Ever since I started following the AKB Way as a lifestyle, I have managed to keep losing weight but without starving, while my acute enteritis has also disappeared completely. I wish you all the best and a great success! :-)” Andrea H., Budapest
“I am undergoing treatment with dialysis because of a serious renal problem. I had only been following the suggested lifestyle for three weeks when the chief physician saw my lab results and asked me if I could share what I eat and how, as he would like to suggest it to other patients. Alongside the fact that I had already stopped taking two medications (antihypertensive and diuretic) over 3 weeks, this convinced me completely… Transplantation became a more distant option for me, and I am very grateful for that!” László M., Üröm
“I do sports actively, and I gave myself one month to try this lifestyle. My performance improved significantly – quite understandably – and my sense of wellbeing and energies became enhanced too. I stopped taking expensive dietary supplements, which gave me a great sense of freedom.” Balázs K., Budapest
“With the help of the new diet, my bodyweight has returned to normal. I sleep more soundly, I wake up in the morning energised and I don’t get tired or lethargic during the day either.” Róbert P., Piliscsaba
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