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    Magic and Mystery in Tibet by Alexandra David-Neel

    By Alexandra David-Neel

    Книга Magic and secret in Tibet Magic and secret in TibetКниги Религия. Эзотерика Автор: Alexandra David-Neel Год издания: 2000 Формат: pdf Издат.:Book Tree Страниц: 356 Размер: 1,7 ISBN: 1585090972 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:David-Neel illustrates the purpose that there's even more to lifestyles than is located at the floor. Readers are initiated into robust meditations, respiring routines, the keep watch over of physique warmth, visions, shamanic magic and earlier existence recollection.

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    Stripping the Gurus by Geoffrey D. Falk

    By Geoffrey D. Falk

    Ramakrishna was once a homoerotic pedophile.His leader disciple, Vivekananda, visited brothels in India.Krishnamurti carried on an affair for over two decades with the spouse of an outstanding buddy. Chogyam Trungpa drank himself into an early grave. one in every of Adi Da's 9 "wives" used to be a former Playboy centerfold. Bhagwan Rajneesh sniffed giggling gasoline to get excessive. Andrew Cohen, guru and writer of what's Enlightenment? journal, via his personal pronounced admission occasionally feels "like a god."These are regular of the "wizened sages" to whom otherwise-sensible humans supply their devotion and unquestioning obedience, surrendering their independence, dedication, and life's mark downs within the desire of figuring out for themselves an analogous "enlightenment" as they ascribe to the "perfect, God-realized" master.Why?Is it for being emotionally weak and "brainwashed," because the "anti-cultists" assert? Or for being "willingly psychologically seduced," because the apologists unsympathetically counter, convinced that they themselves are "too clever" to ever fall into an analogous seize? Or have devotees easily walked, with naively open hearts and thirsty souls, into inherent dynamics of strength and obedience that have confirmed themselves in vintage mental reports from Milgram to Zimbardo, and to which every one in every of us is vulnerable on a daily basis of our lives?Like the proud "Rude Boy" Cohen allegedly acknowledged, with amusing, according to the worried breakdown of 1 of his committed fans: "It may possibly take place to anybody of you."Don't allow it take place to you. do not get suckered in. Be ready. learn. discover what reportedly is going on backstage in even the easiest of our world's religious communities.You can commence by means of analyzing this booklet.

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    Rebel Glory (Orca Sports) by Sigmund Brouwer

    By Sigmund Brouwer

    At 17, celebrity defenseman Brian Thomas McPhee likes his possibilities of making it as a professional hockey participant. but, a string of contemporary "accidents" threatens to knock his workforce out of the playoffs and break his promising occupation. B.T. McPhee has all started to question what percentage "accidents" can take place prior to they turn into greater than a accident. yet it's now not a great time for questions. now not within the highlight of high-pressure hockey. no longer while the staff wishes him so much. and never whilst he has a few vital classes to benefit approximately existence. For B.T. McPhee, in spite of the fact that, there isn't any selection. until the questions are replied, the team's season and his promising occupation would definitely end.

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    Sommeil by Haruki Murakami

    By Haruki Murakami

    Envoûtante, onirique, mystérieuse, une des nouvelles les plus énigmatiques de Haruki Murakami, dans une édition luxueuse, superbement illustrée pour restituer tout le mystère, los angeles magie, los angeles fantaisie de l’univers du maître.Japon, de nos jours. Une femme, l. a. trentaine. Elle est mariée, elle aime son mari. Le matin, elle prépare le repas. L’après-midi, elle prend los angeles voiture pour aller faire les classes. Parfois, elle va nager à los angeles piscine. l. a. nuit, elle relit Anna Karénine. Elle vit sa vie comme un robotic. vehicle cette femme ne dort plus depuis dix-sept nuits. Du coup, l. a. femme fait des rêves, étranges, beaux, angoissants…Ou peut-être est-ce l. a. réalité…

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    Feng Shui Made Easy, Revised Edition: Designing Your Life by William Spear

    By William Spear

    The 1st version, published in 1995, was once lauded by means of pro practitioners and newbies alike. And no ask yourself. whereas many of the early English-language books on feng shui have been dauntingly mystical or depended on complicated calculations or culturally particular layout practices, Feng Shui Made Easy took a extra holistic strategy, basically explaining the basics whereas guiding readers on an internal trip of understanding.

    Thoughtfully written and wonderfully illustrated, the e-book is based round an “architecture of awareness” that's quite the interior panorama. The ebook explores each one “house” of the bagua—the chart representing one’s trip via lifestyles; relationships with mom and dad, household, and group; creativity; spirituality; and connectedness to the resource of life—and the symbolism of the corresponding I Ching trigram. Feng Shui Made Easy is helping readers become aware of the character of those connections, in addition to study what obstructions has to be got rid of to alter fastened styles of habit and restoration stability, concord, and internal peace—a method that, while mixed with exterior alterations, leads to elevated good fortune and lasting swap in all parts of life.

    This revised variation expands at the author’s intuitive process with new sections on wellbeing and fitness, children’s environments, and ecological matters and sustainable practices. the writer additionally corrects misconceptions approximately feng shui and makes use of interesting case reports to percentage precious insights he won from interactions together with his consumers and readers.

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    News Corporation, Technology and the Workplace: Global by Timothy Marjoribanks

    By Timothy Marjoribanks

    This publication examines technological innovation and office restructuring conducted via information company in its newspaper holdings in Britain, the us and Australia. Timothy Marjoribanks unearths that whereas a few results at a number of neighborhood websites have been comparable, many have been dramatically assorted. His research finds that current social kin in a specific place have an enormous influence on office reforms. considerably, it emphasizes the significance of interpreting the connections among occasions happening in the community, nationally and globally if we're to appreciate the growing to be impact of company actors reminiscent of information company.

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    High-Tech, High-Touch Customer Service by Micah Solomon

    By Micah Solomon

    In an age of social media, smartphones, self-service, and six-second consciousness spans, High-Tech, High-Touch customer support throws your corporation a lifeline. Today's shoppers are a difficult bunch to crack. Time-strapped, screen-addicted, value-savvy, and socially engaged, their expectancies are more durable than ever for a enterprise to maintain with. they're empowered like by no means sooner than and count on companies to appreciate that feel of empowerment--lashing out at those who don't.

    Take middle: out of date customer support, absolutely retooled for today's blistering speed and digitally hooked up truth, is what you want to construct the sort dependable shopper base so one can survive--and thrive. And High-Tech, High-Touch customer support spells out surefire thoughts for achievement in a transparent, enjoyable, and useful means. detect:

    * Six significant client tendencies and what they suggest in your company
    * 8 unbreakable principles for social media customer support
    * tips on how to successfully deal with on-line complainers and saboteurs on Yelp, Twitter, TripAdvisor, and different boards for consumer generated content material
    * The emerging strength of self-service--and how you can layout it thoroughly
    * find out how to construct a firm tradition that breeds stellar customer support 


    High-Tech, High-Touch customer support unearths inside of secrets and techniques of wildly winning customer support tasks, from web startups to venerable manufacturers, and exhibits how businesses of each stripe can flip informal clients into fervent supporters who will unfold the be aware a long way and wide--online and rancid. 


    About the writer

    "A new guru of purchaser provider excellence is Micah Solomon."-- The monetary Post

    MICAH SOLOMON, a profitable entrepreneur and company chief, is a most sensible keynote speaker and advisor on customer support, revenues, and advertising and marketing matters, the buyer adventure, and corporate tradition for our digitally hooked up occasions. He co-authored the bestselling unprecedented carrier, unparalleled revenue and his services has been featured in quick corporation, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Inc. journal, Forbes.com, NBC and ABC tv programming, and in other places.

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    How to Get Rich: One of the World's Greatest Entrepreneurs by Felix Dennis

    By Felix Dennis

    An outspoken entrepreneurial dynamo finds the secrets and techniques at the back of his self-made fortune

    Starting as a school dropout without relations funds, Felix Dennis made himself the sixty-fifth richest person within the U.K. And had a blast within the process.

    tips on how to Get wealthy, his no 1 British bestseller, isn't like the other publication at the topic simply because Dennis isn’t promoting snake oil, funding assistance, or motivational claptrap. Having already made his fortune, he in simple terms desires to support readers include entrepreneurship—and examine from his successes and failures.

    Dennis unearths, for instance, why a typical paycheck is like crack cocaine; why being younger, penniless, and green is a superb mix; why nice principles are drastically overvalued; and why “ownership isn’t the key, it’s the single thing.”

    half bare memoir, half contrarian guide, this booklet is priceless for somebody prepared to stare down failure and take an opportunity on not only getting wealthy, yet very wealthy certainly!

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    Acorna's People by Elizabeth Ann Scarborough, Anne McCaffrey

    By Elizabeth Ann Scarborough, Anne McCaffrey

    "Welcome domestic, Linyaari child!"
    Acorna's quest has paid off. With the aid of her "uncles" and the hundreds of thousands of people who love and appreciate her, she has chanced on her actual humans finally.
    they usually have discovered her--Khornya, daughter of the illustrious Feriila and the valiant Vaanye, who was once given up for misplaced after the insect-like Khleevidestroyed their domestic planet.
    Abandoned in area as a child, rescued and raised by means of gruff human asteroid miners, Acorna is eventually between her personal. the gorgeous therapeutic horn within the heart of her brow and the "funny" toes and arms that after set her aside now make her one with the telepathic Linyaari who survive as lush agrarian planet the place they pursue their peaceable desires.
    Acorna's humans welcome her with a lavish dress ball--and an already-chosen mate! yet Acorna nonetheless has a lot to do prior to she will benefit from the peaceable domestic she is on the market. The mythical resting position of the misplaced Linyaari ancestors has but to be chanced on. With assistance from the rogue spacetrader Becker and his cat, RK (RoadKill), Acorna needs to try to correct an unspeakable flawed and defeat an enemy much more merciless than the Khleevi themselves.
    In the quest, Acorna and her new neighbors rescue one other survivor, additionally given up for misplaced. most significantly, even though, Acorna ultimately uncovers the Universe's so much conscientiously guarded secret--the real nature of the traditional hyperlink among the hoofed, telepathic Linyaariand the space-faring people she has come to consider as her "people" besides.
    In all literature, there's no creature extra wondrous, no woman extra appealing, no early life extra adventurous than Anne McCaffrey's loved Unicorn lady. Acorna and Acorna's Quest informed of her early life and early early life. Now award-winning writer Elizabeth Ann Scarborough joins Anne McCaffrey to proceed the saga of this liked personality in a narrative that may pride each fan and win new hearts, too.
    Acorna's People is a narrative for readers of all ages--especially those that haven't but misplaced (or who nonetheless have in mind) the magic that lives within the hearts of the younger.

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    International Handbook Of Women And Small Business by Sandra L. Fielden, Marilyn J. Davidson

    By Sandra L. Fielden, Marilyn J. Davidson

    The variety of ladies getting into small enterprise possession has elevated considerably the world over in recent times. those ladies make a very important contribution to the industrial progress and improvement of neighborhood, nationwide and international economies. but, regardless of their expanding numbers, they've got got relatively little consciousness from the tutorial neighborhood. This finished and coherent e-book redresses the stability and offers an up to date, theoretical overview of this crucial zone of analysis. A extraordinary crew of foreign members current the most recent paintings from the united states, the united kingdom, Australia, Canada, India and Singapore, which explores sensible projects and methods relating to the stories of girls coming into small company entrepreneurship. supplying a special stability among thought and perform, this publication may be welcomed by means of students and scholars of ladies in administration and entrepreneurship in addition to policymakers and small enterprise provider companies. Contents: Foreword Preface half I: girls into firm - character and behavior features half II: girls into firm - Constraints and prerequisites of good fortune half III: girls into company - Black and Ethnic Minority Small enterprise proprietors half IV: ladies into company - an international point of view half V: ladies into company - destiny views and proposals

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