In the fall of 2008, the United States was plunged into a financial crisis more severe than any since the Great Depression. As banks collapsed and the state scrambled to organize one of the largest transfers of wealth in history, many—including economists and financial experts—were shocked by the speed at which events unfolded.In this new book, John Bellamy Foster and Fred Magdoff offer a bold analysis of the financial meltdown, how it developed, and the implications for the future. They examine the specifics of the housing bubble and the credit crunch as well as situate current events within a broader crisis of monopoly-finance capitalism—one that has been gestating for several decades. It is the "real" productive economy’s tendency toward stagnation, they argue, that creates a need for capital to find ways to profitably invest its surplus. But rather than invest in socially useful projects that would benefit the vast majority, capital has constructed a financialized "casino" economy that neglects social needs and, as has become increasingly clear, is fatally unstable. Written over a two-year period immediately prior to the onset of the crisis, this timely and illuminating book is necessary reading for all those who wish to understand the current situation, how we got here, and where we are heading.
Successful Coaching: The Ultimate Guide on How to Start a Coaching Business, Learn Powerful Tips on How to Build Your Coaching Skills and Start Your Own Coaching BusinessCoaching, when done right, can provide effective solutions to your clients and change the directions of your client’s lives. It can help them achieve their goals of success, growth, and prosperity. These days, online coaching has become a hot field. Anyone who has expertise in various fields can become an online coach as long as they have an internet connection. This audiobook will teach you all the advice and useful tips on how to become a great coach. You will also learn all the valuable information you need before you start your own coaching business. Some of the topics this audiobook will cover are the following:- Provide Effective Solutions to Your Clients- Asking the Right Question to Your Audience- Getting Commitment by Assigning Task/Homework- Making Your Coaching Session Entertaining- Create Powerful Presentations- Track Your Client’s Progress- Motivate Your Client to Greater Breakthrough- Apply Persuasive Speaking Techniques - Transition From a Coach To An Entrepreneur- Ways to Raise Capital For Your Business- Design a Successful Business Model- Things You Need to Know About Setting Up a Company- Build a Remarkable Brand- Develop Effective Marketing Strategies-Advertising Is Important to Get Noticed- Expand Your Business To Cyberspace- Joint Venture With Reputable Coach- Franchise Your Coaching ProgramThere is a lot of competition now when it comes to coaching so you should make sure you are armed with all the information you need to stand out from the rest. It may be daunting to start your own coaching business but as long as you follow the guidelines here, you are on your way to having a successful
Do you want to manage your emotions, achieve your relationship goals, become a natural leader and excel at everything you do? For the longest time,it was believed that being book smart was all you needed to get by in life.That is until a different kind of smart was introduced into the picture.Emotional intelligence is essentially the kind of smart you need to understand your emotions, relate well to people, and handle the curve balls that life may throw at you. People with emotional intelligence seem to have everything figured out because they have mastered the most important thing of all: They have learned themselves.Everyone has feelings and emotions. With a good grasp of emotional intelligence, you can learn to better relate with others and earn their cooperation and trust.This book was written for you even if you know nothing about emotional intelligence. It will get you started into helping you develop the skills you need in better working with others which will be an indispensable asset to help you grow and prosper in life. Scroll up to the top of the page and click the "Buy Now" button. Your key to bouncing back from adversity is one click away.
This is an exciting, but difficult, season for the practice of medicine. The effects of corporate transformation on the practice are part of a larger cultural crisis. The arena of medicine is a proving ground for our responses to this crisis, because it is so intimately and immediately related to our bodies. Our answers to contemporary challenges in the practice of medicine will depend on, and probably shape, our answers to philosophical questions at the core of our existence: How do we inhabit our unpredictable and limited lives in a way that allows us to flourish, and how can the deep practice of medicine help?
Time is the condition for all human experience, but for mortals like us, time is limited. This limit gives our lives the arc of a story, with a beginning, middle, and end. Unfortunately, many of us in the modern world avoid thinking about limits in our lives—especially the limit on our time called death. The practice of medicine serves people who are facing limits in their lives brought on by the threats of disease and death. Because good doctoring is so intimately related to the complex impact these threats have on our limited lives, this book argues that the significance and meaning of the practice of medicine is inextricably bound to existence in time.
Our homes, communities, and the world itself need the natural assets our children bring with them as learners, and which they often lose over time on the assembly line that pervades most of the public education system today. We see no actions as more important in school than developing, supporting, and reinforcing children's sense of agency, the value of their voices, and their potential to influence their own communities.In Timeless Learning, an award-winning team of leaders, Chief Technology Officer Ira Socol, Superintendent Pam Moran, and Lab Schools Principal Chad Ratliff demonstrate how you can implement innovative practices that have shown remarkable success. The authors use progressive design principles to inform pathways to disrupt traditions of education today and show you how to make real innovations that will have a timeless and meaningful impact on students, keeping alive the natural curiosity and passion for learning with which children enter school.Discover the power of project-based and student-designed learningFind out what "maker learning" entailsLaunch connected and interactive digital learningBenefit from the authors' "opening up learning" space and time
The Heart of a Teacher is a celebration of thanks to the teachers of the world. The Heart of a Teacher is filled with inspirational stories and poems that reflect the hearts of teachers and their commitment to making a difference in each life they touch. Mac Anderson explains why he chose to publish this book: "Part of my intention in publishing our gift book for educators, Heart of a Teacher, was to honor the teachers who had made a difference in my life. Ms. Bridges, who taught me in the 4th grade, was amazing! She made learning so much fun and made all of us feel as though we could do anything we wanted to do. Years later, I still remember the impact she made on me as a young child."
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Book 1: In a way, a mentalist performs an art. It’s an intricate combination of deception, show, and psychology. Clairvoyance is another one of those terms that people often get confused about. In this guide, we’ll talk about these topics, as well as telepathy, the very nature of parapsychology, precognition, mentalism tricks, and more.
Book 2: Hypnosis and self-hypnosis have beneftted many people. Seeing that you have taken the initiative to look at this book, it’s safe to assume that you are intrigued by the possibilities it may offer.
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