Switch
Score: 3.5
From 301 Ratings

Switch


  • Author: Chip Heath & Dan Heath
  • Release Date : 2010-02-16
  • Genre: Management & Leadership
  • File Size: 8570961 Bytes


Why is it so hard to make lasting changes in our companies, in our communities, and in our own lives?The primary obstacle is a conflict that's built into our brains, say Chip and Dan Heath, authors of the critically acclaimed bestseller Made to Stick. Psychologists have discovered that our minds are ruled by two different systems - the rational mind and the emotional mind—that compete for control. The rational mind wants a great beach body; the emotional mind wants that Oreo cookie. The rational mind wants to change something at work; the emotional mind loves the comfort of the existing routine. This tension can doom a change effort - but if it is overcome, change can come quickly.In Switch, the Heaths show how everyday people - employees and manag...

Switch
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

Switch


  • Author: LM Langley
  • Release Date : 2016-11-22
  • Genre: Gay & Lesbian
  • File Size: 389047 Bytes


Greg is worried about his best friend Kyle. Kyle's life seems to be spiraling out of control. Greg doesn't mind picking up the pieces, but his normally smart, ambitious and good-looking friend seems more distracted than usual after his last break-up. And he's starting to get annoyed at Greg trying to lend him a hand. What Greg doesn't realize is that Kyle is keeping something from him... and it could change both of their lives forever....

Switch
Score: 4
From 43 Ratings

Switch


  • Author : Chip Heath
  • Publisher : Currency
  • Release Date : 2010-02-16
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 030759016X


Switch Book Description :

Why is it so hard to make lasting changes in our companies, in our communities, and in our own lives? The primary obstacle is a conflict that's built into our brains, say Chip and Dan Heath, authors of the critically acclaimed bestseller Made to Stick. Psychologists have discovered that our minds are ruled by two different systems - the rational mind and the emotional mind - that compete for control. The rational mind wants a great beach body; the emotional mind wants that Oreo cookie. The rational mind wants to change something at work; the emotional mind loves the comfort of the existing routine. This tension can doom a change effort - but if it is overcome, change can come quickly. In Switch, the Heaths show how everyday people - employees and man...

The Switch
Score: 4.5
From 3 Ratings

The Switch


  • Author : Beth O'Leary
  • Publisher : Flatiron Books
  • Release Date : 2020-08-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250295675


The Switch Book Description :

A grandmother and granddaughter swap lives in The Switch, a charming, romantic novel by Beth O’Leary, who has been hailed as “the new Jojo Moyes” (Cosmopolitan UK)... When overachiever Leena Cotton is ordered to take a two-month sabbatical after blowing a big presentation at work, she escapes to her grandmother Eileen's house for some long-overdue rest. Eileen is newly single and about to turn eighty. She'd like a second chance at love, but her tiny Yorkshire village doesn't offer many eligible gentlemen. So they decide to try a two-month swap. Eileen will live in London and look for love. She’ll take Leena’s flat, and learn all about casual dating, swiping right, and city neighbors. Meanwhile Leena will look after everything in rural Yorks...

The Like Switch
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

The Like Switch


  • Author : Jack Schafer
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-01-13
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476754482


The Like Switch Book Description :

Offers advice and strategies for readers to get others to like them, assess truthfulness, and read the body behavior of others....

Switch

Switch


  • Author : Carol Guess
  • Publisher : CALYX Books
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0934971609


Switch Book Description :

Switch explores the strange nature of passion and unravels the "normalcy" of a midwestern landscape....

Switch
Score: 3
From 3 Ratings

Switch


  • Author : Ingrid Law
  • Publisher : Dial Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Genre: JUVENILE FICTION
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780803738621


Switch Book Description :

"Companion to the Newbery Honor winner Savvy"--Jacket....

Sophomore Switch
Score: 3.5
From 16 Ratings

Sophomore Switch


  • Author : Abby McDonald
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780763639365


Sophomore Switch Book Description :

Tasha and Emily each have their reasons for wanting a semester abroad, and they will have to depend on on each other for tips on fitting in, finding love, and figuring out who they really are....

Switch Reference and Universal Grammar

Switch Reference and Universal Grammar


  • Author : John Haiman
  • Publisher : John Benjamins Publishing
  • Release Date : 1983-01-01
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9789027280268


Switch Reference and Universal Grammar Book Description :

Canonical switch-reference is an inflectional category of the verb, which indicates whether or not its subject is identical with the subject of some other verb. Switch-reference may be analyzed from a structural or a functional point of view. Functionally, switch-reference is a device for referential tracking. Formally, switch-reference is almost always a verbal category, similar to the familiar category of verbal concord. In most languages switch-reference marking is indicated by a verbal affix, however in some languages it may be marked by an independent morpheme. The contributions to this volume are concerned with questions of form, function, and genesis of canonical switch-reference systems....

Switch on Life

Switch on Life


  • Author : Monique Chelin
  • Publisher : Switch it On!
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Interpersonal relations
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780646467917


Switch on Life Book Description :

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Switch Reference and Discourse Representation

Switch Reference and Discourse Representation


  • Author : Lesley Stirling
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1993-03-11
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0521402298


Switch Reference and Discourse Representation Book Description :

This book argues that types of anaphoric linkage across clause boundaries cannot be adequately accounted for by Binding Theory, proposing instead an account for them which is formalised in Discourse Representation Theory....

Implementing the IBM System Storage SAN32B E4 Encryption Switch

Implementing the IBM System Storage SAN32B E4 Encryption Switch


  • Author : Jon Tate
  • Publisher : IBM Redbooks
  • Release Date : 2011-03-07
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780738435299


Implementing the IBM System Storage SAN32B E4 Encryption Switch Book Description :

This IBM® Redbooks® publication covers the IBM System Storage® SAN32B-E4 Encryption Switch, which is a high-performance stand-alone device designed to protect data-at-rest in mission-critical environments. In addition to helping IT organizations achieve compliance with regulatory mandates and meeting industry standards for data confidentiality, the SAN32B-E4 Encryption Switch also protects them against potential litigation and liability following a reported breach. Data is one of the most highly valued resources in a competitive business environment. Protecting that data, controlling access to it, and verifying its authenticity while maintaining its availability are priorities in our security-conscious world. Increasing regulatory requirements als...