Learning How to Say No When You Usually Say Yes: Everything You Need to Know Explained Simply
ISBN #: 9781601383846
$15.95The urge to say yes, to please everyone around you can be overwhelming. It is not just a matter of being a "nice person". It can be rooted in your desire to maintain your self-image, the product of chronically low self esteem. It may even be the result of situations in which you feel you will gain from constantly saying yes. But the truth in life is that knowing when to say "No" when you usually say Yes is one of the most fundamentally important things you can do for yourself and for your relationships. Forcing others to respect you regardless of your positions and to establish a clear and comfortable persona for yourself rely on this ability.
This book walks everyone who has ever felt uncomfortable denying something to others through the process of recognizing how you truly feel and tapping into your inner self so that you can relay to others how you truly feel, saying no when necessary and yes only when you truly agree or are willing to do something. You will learn everything you need to know to recognize what it is about your personality that creates a need to say yes. From understanding what it is you want to get out of other people to accepting that you do not need their validation, you will learn how to separate your insecurities from what you really think so that you can start telling people how you truly feel. Learn how to set priorities and therefore know when it is okay to say yes. By understanding the proper time to say yes, you will quickly learn how to tell the times when it is not okay and you must say no.
In various interviews with parents, educators, psychologists, and every day citizens, this book provides a complete world view that helps any individual understand what it is about their personality that causes them to consistently say yes when they should not. You will ultimately learn what it means to give in and what the psychological results are of making these decisions repeatedly. For anyone who has ever found themselves unhappy due to constant willingness to sacrifice their own happiness, this book is for you.
How to Deliver a Great Speech that Will Change Minds and Influence People: Tips, Tricks & Expert Advice for Effective Public Speaking
ISBN #: 9781601386090
According to The Phobia Clinic, fear of public speaking ranks among Americans top dreads, surpassing fear of illness, flying, terrorism, and often the fear of death itself. It s no wonder delivering a speech can seem like a large hurdle for many people. Even the most brilliant ideas have to be communicated with poise and enthusiasm or the message will be lost due to poor delivery. You will discover how to overcome public speaking fright and phobia by being prepared, rehearsed, and ready for a number of unforeseen circumstances. You will learn how to write a memorable speech and how to impact and persuade your audience.
This book also includes tips on understanding your audience, holding their attention, knowing what to talk about and what not to include, organizing your speech, perfecting your timing, handling Q&A sessions, and much more. You will also grasp how to put together informative, educational, and well-designed visual aides, including electronic presentations. How to Deliver a Great Speech that Will Change Minds and Influence People will also show you how you can gauge your audience s reaction and tailor the remainder of your presentation to have maximum appeal to the group you are speaking to. There s no need to worry with this book in your arsenal: You ll learn everything you need to know to deliver an expertly written speech with poise and confidence.
The Complete Guide to Running Successful Workshops & Seminars: Everything You Need to Know to Plan, Promote and Present a Conference Explained Simply
ISBN #: 9781601386137
This complete guide will teach you how to effectively target and communicate with your audience so you can give your attendees the information they never even knew they were missing. You will learn about the basics of leading a training program, such as what characteristics you should portray to show your authority and credibility, as well as the general structural elements of a workshop, seminar, and conference. This comprehensive book will help you define the reason why you are holding a workshop, and will teach you to succinctly create an objective for your participants so that you are destined for success. You will even learn how to evaluate and measure your success during, and after, the event to prove your true effectiveness and determine your program s strengths and weaknesses. Filled with information about how to build a budget and get funding for your workshop, this book addresses the financial aspect of holding an hour-, day-, or weekend-long event so that you can adequately allocate your money. With your budget and objective in mind, you will learn how to choose the perfect venue for your workshop, and how you can help your guests make any necessary travel arrangements or find a hotel. Planning and scheduling is a must, and this book gives step-by-step guidelines for breaking down each part of your event to ensure that you are prepared to lead, teach, and speak at your seminar or workshop. Putting together an easy-to-understand presentation and visual aides will help you connect with your audience, as you create innovative course materials to add flair to your workshop.
This comprehensive guide has it all and will teach you everything you need to know to plan, promote, and present a conference. The day of the seminar, last-minute things are sure to come up, which is why this exhaustively researched book includes common faux pas, mistakes, and disasters, along with the stress-free solutions to remedy any situation. We have spent hundreds of hours interviewing event planners and professionals who have held more than their share of conferences, workshops, and seminars, and they ve shared their successes, and failures, to help you achieve, and avoid, the same things. With the tips for creating distinct content and engaging your audience in this book, your workshop, seminar, or conference will leave people wanting more.
How to Start and Make a Conversation: How to Talk to Anyone in 30 Seconds or Less
ISBN #: 9781601383839
This book was written for those in the vast majority who feel nervous or unhinged the second they step into an unfamiliar conversation. In 30 seconds or less, with this book, you will be able to start and hold a conversation with nearly anyone. You will learn how to start making small talk and what is so important about being able to hold a conversation to start with. From the basic tenets of how you feel about yourself to how you assume other people see you, you will learn what conversation entails and what you can expect in one when you let down your guard and simply start talking.
You will learn how to start a conversation and what people do to keep a conversation going. You will learn some basic concepts of what people are interested in talking about and how to avoid those awkward pauses through preparation. Social interaction and discussion has been discussed with leaders in business, education, and psychology and their insights have been included to help even the shyest of individuals understand what they need to know to effectively start and hold conversations with anyone regardless of their current situation. Learn how to carry the clout in a conversation and which crimes and misdemeanors you can avoid to keep from feeling embarrassed. Learn how to gracefully exit a casual conversation and finally learn how to meet new people and find conversations to start by attending or holding networking events, holiday parties, or attending the much dreaded singles scene. For anyone who has ever felt shy and uncomfortable, this book is a necessary tool for understanding and initiating conversation.
The Young Adult's Guide to Stop Bullying Understanding Bullies and Their Actions
ISBN #: 9781601389886
The Young Adult's Guide to Public Speaking Tips, Tricks & Expert Advice for Delivering a Great Speech without Being Nervous
ISBN #: 9781601389848
The Young Adult's Long-Distance Relationship Survival Guide Tips, Tricks & Expert Advice for Being Apart and Staying Happy
ISBN #: 9781601389862
The Young Adult's Guide to Meditation Easy Techniques that Reduce Stress and Relieve Anger, Anxiety & Depression
ISBN #: 9781601389879
Every Young Adult's Breakup Survival Guide Tips, Tricks & Expert Advice for Recovering
ISBN #: 9781601389855
The Young Adult's Guide to Dream Interpretation Learn What Your Dreams Mean
ISBN #: 9781601389824
The Young Adult's Guide to Confidence Simple and Easy Tips to Learn How to Say No When You Usually Say Yes
ISBN #: 9781601389893
The Young Adult's Survival Guide to Communication Learn to Start a Conversation with Anyone in 30 Seconds or Less
ISBN #: 9781601389831
The Young Adult's Guide to Being a Great Waiter or Waitress Everything You Need to Know to Earn Better Tips
ISBN #: 9781601389916
The Young Adult's Job Interview Survival Guide Sample Questions, Situations, and Interview Answers
The Young Adult's Guide to Flawless Writing Essential Explanations, Examples, and Exercises
ISBN #: 9781601389817