Confidence

How Much You Really Need and How to Get It
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Original Publish Date: Oct 17, 2013
Product Number: EB00392994
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780698137127
Publisher: Plume
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Description

"I can't remember the last time I finished reading a book and wanted to applaud. Life-changing."—Heidi Grant Halvorson, PhD, author of Focus If you picked up this book because you want to increase your confidence, you are not alone. Like most people, you probably think that being highly confident would make you more likable, more employable, and more successful. But you'd be wrong. In this paradigm-shifting book, world-renowned personality expert Dr. Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic reveals that, beyond making you feel good, high confidence has no genuine benefits, and it may even be self-destructive. Low confidence, however, helps us make realistic risk assessments, protects us from disastrous situations, and encourages us to become more competent—which is the real key to achievement. Intelligent and thought-provoking, Confidence shows you how to make your insecurities work for you in every facet of life. "Maybe you have always intuitedthat all the talk about boosting self-confidence and raising self-esteem is not the answer to success or happiness. This charming and thoroughly fact-based book will give you the evidence to back your wisdom, that being kind and competent works best."—Elaine Aron, PhD, author of The Highly Sensitive Person and The Undervalued Self

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CD
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Narrator(s): Sean Pratt
Product Number CA0369
Released: Aug 13, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781490630144
eAudio
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Narrator(s): Sean Pratt
Product Number Z08722
Released: Aug 10, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781490630021

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