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Agreed 100%!



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Can relate to this one 🙂

Tim Urban: Inside the mind of a master procrastinator

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Someone gave me this book as a gift. i.e., this one found me 🙂

The author, George Kohlrieser, is a psychologist and professional hostage negotiator. In this book, he shares insights into how leaders can benefit from the techniques used in hostage negotiation to effectively deal with conflict. George also has a TEDx talk about this topic.

I’m currently reading the second chapter and finding it interesting. However, I have yet to find an example from real-life ‘hostage’ situation, something I was looking forward to. Let’s see how it goes as I read further.

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I finished reading Biblioholism, and after starting two books ended up selecting the Memory Booster Workout book. This book has been authored by Jo Iddon and Hue Williams – new names for me. This book has been part of our office’s library. I skimmed through it one day and found the book layout quite interesting. Also, I’ve been thinking about finding more about the working of human memory, and how one can improve it. So far, the book has been quite engaging, especially the self-assessment questionnaires. Looking forward to learning more!

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What if one’s handwriting keeps changing with the mood?!

What Does Your Handwriting Say About You?

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A random find while checking LinkedIn this morning. This article, by Mario Castillo, reminded me of another short article that I read over a decade ago. Castillo’s message is simple: We have a choice over how we react. Next time, I’ll remember to eat the banana!


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