Taking the Leap
Score: 4.5
From 14 Ratings

Taking the Leap


  • Author: Pema Chödrön
  • Release Date : 2009-09-08
  • Genre: Buddhism
  • File Size: 684604 Bytes


Ever feel trapped in the same old habits and painful emotions time and time again? These are patterns we all face, and sometimes they feel impossible to shake. So how can we get unstuck? Drawing on time-honored Buddhist teachings on shenpa (all the attachments and compulsions that cause us suffering), Pema Chödrön shows how certain habits of mind tend to “hook” us and get us stuck in states of anger, blame, self-hatred, addiction, and so much more—and, most of all, how we can liberate ourselves from them. “This path entails uncovering three basic human qualities,” explains Pema. “They are natural intelligence, natural warmth, and natural openness. Everyone, everywhere, all over the globe, has these qualities and can call on them to help...

Taking the Quantum Leap

Taking the Quantum Leap


  • Author: Fred A. Wolf
  • Release Date : 2010-10-19
  • Genre: Science & Nature
  • File Size: 14724934 Bytes


This book entertainingly traces the history of physics from the observations of the earlyGreeks through the discoveries of Galileo and Newton to the dazzling theories of such scientists as Planck, Einstein, Bohr, and Bohm. This humanized view of science opens up the mind-stretching visions of how quantum mechanics, God, human thought, and will are related, and provides profound implications for our understanding of the nature of reality and our relationship to the cosmos....

Taking the Leap
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Taking the Leap


  • Author : Pema Chodron
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781590308431


Taking the Leap Book Description :

Discusses the Buddhist concept of shenpa in order to describe how to become free from the destructive energy experienced during moments of conflict....

Taking the Leap
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Taking the Leap


  • Author : Pema Chödrön
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781590306345


Taking the Leap Book Description :

Counsels readers on the Buddhist concept of shenpa to explain how to free oneself from destructive energy experienced as a sensation of tightening and negativity at moments of conflict, explaining how to replace angry or addictive responses with courage and compassion....

Taking the Leap
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Taking the Leap


  • Author : Pema Chodron
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2009-09-08
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 083482101X


Taking the Leap Book Description :

Ever feel trapped in the same old habits and painful emotions time and time again? These are patterns we all face, and sometimes they feel impossible to shake. So how can we get unstuck? Drawing on time-honored Buddhist teachings on shenpa (all the attachments and compulsions that cause us suffering), Pema Chödrön shows how certain habits of mind tend to “hook” us and get us stuck in states of anger, blame, self-hatred, addiction, and so much more—and, most of all, how we can liberate ourselves from them. “This path entails uncovering three basic human qualities,” explains Pema. “They are natural intelligence, natural warmth, and natural openness. Everyone, everywhere, all over the globe, has these qualities and can call on them to help...

Taking the Leap
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Taking the Leap


  • Author : Cay Lang
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2006-04-13
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0811850935


Taking the Leap Book Description :

Cay Lang's Taking the Leap has helped thousands of artists jumpstart their careers and make real the dream of exhibiting and selling their work. An internationally exhibited photographer and teacher, Lang offers the wisdom of experience, combined with enthusiasm and gentle humor, to guide artists through the ins and outs of the art business. Practical and inspiring, this revised and updated edition offers two new chapterson using the Internet and the media to best effectplus provides step-by-step advice on preparing presentation materials; finding and dealing with galleries (as well as bypassing the traditional gallery system); handling rights, royalties, and taxes; an extensive resource list; and other invaluable information for both beginning artis...

Taking the LEAP

Taking the LEAP


  • Author : Dimitris Kiritsis
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-06-20
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780444637543


Taking the LEAP Book Description :

Taking the LEAP: The Methods and Tools of the Linked Engineering and Manufacturing Platform (LEAP) shows how to use the LEAP methodology to organize all product lifecycle information needed to drive engineering and manufacturing processes, and also provides knowledge exploitation solutions to support design decisions. This book not only explains in detail what LEAP is and how to use it, but also provides LEAP case studies from sectors such as auto manufacturing and offshore engineering. The intensity of competition in the global manufacturing industry has increased dramatically in the past decade, presenting challenges and opportunities to new operators and traditional centers alike. Using the latest ICT developments effectively is increasingly impor...

Taking the Leap

Taking the Leap


  • Author : Kasia Wezowski
  • Publisher : Nicholas Brealey
  • Release Date : 2017-10-17
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473657519


Taking the Leap Book Description :

Organized into three sections: Finding Yourself and Your Purpose, Finding Your Clients, and Finding Success, Taking the Leap provides relevant and practical advice from twenty-four well-known coaches who have built sustainable coaching businesses whole doing what they love-helping people. Success tips and strategies from global, coaching masters infused with their own personal accounts of how they got their start: MARSHALL GOLDSMITH on becoming a better businessperson JACK CANFIELD on continuous improvement KIERON SWEENEY on promoting yourself HEATHER RAMSEY on selecting a business model MARK THOMPSON on partnering with industry leaders and influencers KELVIN LIM on specialization JOHN DEMARTINI on putting your mission first PATRYK WEZOWSKI on scalin...

Entrepreneurial Leap

Entrepreneurial Leap


  • Author : Gino Wickman
  • Publisher : BenBella Books
  • Release Date : 2019-10-22
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781948836845


Entrepreneurial Leap Book Description :

You’ve thought about starting your own business . . . but how can you decide if you should really take the leap? There’s a lot on the line, and you have to ask yourself difficult questions: Do I have what it takes? Is it worth it? And how the hell do I do it? You need answers, not bullshit. This book has them. Entrepreneurial Leap: Do You Have What it Takes to Become an Entrepreneur? is an easy-to-use guide that will help you decide, once and for all, if entrepreneurship is right for you—because success as an entrepreneur depends on far more than just a great idea and a generous helping of luck. In this three-part book, Gino Wickman, bestselling author of Traction, reveals the six essential traits that every entrepreneur needs in order to succe...

The Leap of Your Life
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

The Leap of Your Life


  • Author : Tommy Baker
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2019-04-02
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119552536


The Leap of Your Life Book Description :

There’s a bold decision in your life you’ve been waiting to make, and every day passing by is a reminder of what hasn’t happened. Conveniently tucked in a box labeled ‘someday,’ the fear of the unknown has taken a grip on your life and put your dreams on hold. Until now. Whether your leap is quitting the soul sucking job and starting your own business, taking a bold chance on love or finally going all in on your dreams, The Leap of Your Life is the ticket to get you there. All while having the time of your life and ensuring you don’t wake up years down the line with a sinking feeling of regret. Author and high-performance coach Tommy Baker has helped thousands of everyday people identify and take their leap, step into courage and create a...

Taking the Quantum Leap
Score: 3.5
From 3 Ratings

Taking the Quantum Leap


  • Author : Fred A. Wolf
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2010-10-19
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062036391


Taking the Quantum Leap Book Description :

This book entertainingly traces the history of physics from the observations of the earlyGreeks through the discoveries of Galileo and Newton to the dazzling theories of such scientists as Planck, Einstein, Bohr, and Bohm. This humanized view of science opens up the mind-stretching visions of how quantum mechanics, God, human thought, and will are related, and provides profound implications for our understanding of the nature of reality and our relationship to the cosmos....

Take the Leap

Take the Leap


  • Author : Sara Bliss
  • Publisher : Gallery Books
  • Release Date : 2019-10-08
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501183195


Take the Leap Book Description :

The ultimate road map for landing your dream job, packed with true inspiring stories from more than sixty people who made profound changes in their lives and careers, plus practical advice from experts. “If you are ready to go for the life and the job you really want, Take the Leap is the go-to book for anyone making a career change” (Bobbi Brown). Take the Leap features inspiration and advice from game changers, rule breakers, and side hustlers who once stood where you are now, wondering if they should take a risk. They went from production assistant to million-dollar screenplay writer; attorney to surf instructor; mom to DJ; hairdresser to firefighter; real estate agent to award-winning chef. Do you want to go for that career you’ve always dr...