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Managing AmbitionAmbition is a good thing, but too much of it can cause problems. You need ambition to be successful, but if you have too much, it can derail your career. This guidebook will help you determine whether you have a problem with ambition. You will gain a fuller understanding of its basic drivers: the need for competence, the need for achievement, and the need for rewards. You will learn how these drivers can affect your work, and you will learn strategies for managing them. Each of the drivers has i…

Ambition: Leading with GratitudeSeth Buechley tackles the plaguing question of why ambitious people struggle to find satisfaction and reveals what they can do about it. His exceptional perspective, which began in a commune in the woods and led him to financial success through several multi-million dollar businesses, shines through his candid and direct insights into the tension between ambition and satisfaction. A seasoned entrepreneur and leader of high-growth companies, Buechley illustrates the fundamental nature of gratitud…

AmbitionAMBITION, thoughts delivered about succeeding and the significance of leading a fulfilling and ambitious lifestyle. A short impromptu and motivational speech delivered by Anderson Miller, Jr….

Stop Faffing, Start Doing: A Time For You, Your Ambitions and Your Adventures (A Space For Book 1)In a world that is constantly demanding more from us, how do you stay on top of it all, let alone make space for yourself? This book is for anyone who feels squeezed out of time, especially if you’re juggling different roles in your career or you’re changing careers. You’re already time scarce, energy spent, and it’s so easy to fall back into your old habits, maintaining the status quo, keeping others happy, but is it too much to ask even one hour a week to yourself? Filled with time hacks a…

Blind Ambition: How to Envision Your Limitless Potential and Achieve the Success You Want (Business Books)A goal-setting guide to top achievement from an award-winning engineer, champion paratriathlete, and IRONMAN world record holder Diagnosed with a pediatric brain tumor, Patricia Walsh became blind at the age of five. As a teenager, she lost what little vision remained due to surgical complications, and the straight-A student began a downward spiral into depression and hopelessness. But Walsh eventually had an epiphany: if she didn’t do something–and fast–she would doom herself to a life devo…

Think and Be PhenomenalLeadership expert John C. Maxwell says, “The difference between highly successful people and those who aren’t is how they think (and what they think about)”. A man by the name of Frank Outlaw said…. When you Change your THINKING, You Change your BELIEFS. When you Change your beliefs, You Change your EXPECTATIONS. When you Change your expectations, You Change your ATTITUDE. When you Change your attitude, You Change your BEHAVIOR. When you Change your behavior, You Change your PERFORMANCE….

Ambition For Sale: How to be more AMBITIOUS while seeking the ambitious lifestyleMost people believe ambition is something you’re born with but that’s not true. Ambition has all to do with your mindset and how you deal with things. Ambition For Sale is your comprehensive guide to becoming more ambitious, more focused and serves as a reputable resource to help you stay motivated on the daily….

The Arc of Ambition: Defining the Leadership JourneyMost people believe ambition is something you’re born with but that’s not true. Ambition has all to do with your mindset and how you deal with things. Ambition For Sale is your comprehensive guide to becoming more ambitious, more focused and serves as a reputable resource to help you stay motivated on the daily.The Arc of Ambition is aimed at all those who dream of achieving greatness in any field. It is a handbook of lessons derived from the lives of great achievers past and present. The princi…

Megaprojects and Risk: An Anatomy of AmbitionPromoters of multi-billion dollar land-use development megaprojects systematically misinform parliaments, the public and the media in order to get them approved and built. This book not only explores these issues, but suggests practical solutions drawing on theory and scientific evidence from the several hundred projects in twenty nations and five continents. It is of interest to students, scholars, planners, economists, auditors, politicians and concerned citizens….

Ambition in Black + White: The Feminist Narrative Revised (Center for Talent Innovation)What do women want? Black women and white aspire to excel, empower others, and earn well in their careers, but confront different hurdles in pursuit of these goals, as they have started the race from different gates. Progress for all women, we posit, depends on first recognizing their differences. In this book we show how history accounts for both the invisibility that keeps black women from attaining power as well as the ambivalence that constrains white women from pursuing it—offering strate…