How to Be a Person

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ISBN: 9781570618352
Release Date: 2012-08-07
Number of pages: 272
Author: Lindy West
Publisher: Sasquatch Books

Download and read online How to Be a Person in PDF and EPUB From Dan Savage, Lindy West, and The Stranger staff comes this hilarious guide to life for college students and beyond. Here is all the information you actually need to know that no one else will tell you including: which majors to avoid, how to not get a STD, everything there is to know about philosophy (in a single paragraph!), what the music you like says about you, how to turn a crush into something more, how to come out (should you happen to be gay), how to binge drink and not die, how do laundry, how to do drugs (and which ones you should never do), good manners, tips on flirting with film nerds, how to write a great sentence, and a state-by-state guide to the U.S. of A. It's all here, along with Dan Savage's very best advice about sex and love. Hi! From the Trade Paperback edition.


How to Be a Person in the World

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ISBN: 9780385540407
Release Date: 2016-07-12
Number of pages: 272
Author: Heather Havrilesky
Publisher: Anchor

Download and read online How to Be a Person in the World in PDF and EPUB *A New York Times Love and Relationships bestseller* For readers of Cheryl Strayed and Anne Lamott, a collection of brand new, impassioned, and inspiring letters by the author of the beloved advice column Ask Polly, featured weekly on New York Magazine's The Cut Should you quit your day job to follow your dreams? How do you rein in an overbearing mother? Will you ever stop dating wishy-washy, noncommittal guys? Should you put off having a baby for your career? Heather Havrilesky, the author of the weekly advice column Ask Polly, featured in New York magazine’s The Cut, is here to guide you through the “what if’s” and “I don’t knows” of modern life with the signature wisdom and tough love her readers have come to expect. How to Be a Person in the World is a collection of never-before-published material along with a few fan favorites. Whether she’s responding to cheaters or loners, lovers or haters, the depressed or the down-and-out, Havrilesky writes with equal parts grace, humor, and compassion to remind you that even in your darkest moments you’re not alone.


How Should a Person Be

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ISBN: 9781448161348
Release Date: 2013-01-24
Number of pages: 320
Author: Sheila Heti
Publisher: Random House

Download and read online How Should a Person Be in PDF and EPUB Longlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2013 Sheila's twenties were going to plan. She got married. She hosted parties. A theatre asked her to write a play. Then she realised that she didn't know how to write a play. That her favourite part of the party was cleaning up after the party. And that her marriage made her feel like she was banging into a brick wall. So Sheila abandons her marriage and her play, befriends Margaux, a free and untortured painter, and begins sleeping with the dominating Israel, who's a genius at sex but not at art. She throws herself into recording them and everyone around her, investigating how they live, desperate to know, as she wanders, How Should a Person Be? Using transcripts, real emails, plus heavy doses of fiction, Heti crafts an exciting, courageous, and mordantly funny tour through one woman's heart and mind.


How to Read a Person Like a Book

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ISBN: 9780671735579
Release Date: 1971
Number of pages: 180
Author: Gerard Nierenberg
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online How to Read a Person Like a Book in PDF and EPUB Text and illustrations provide instructions on how to interpret the body language of others.


How to be a real person in just one day

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ISBN: PSU:000045804557
Release Date: 2001-02-13
Number of pages: 123
Author: Sally Warner
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers

Download and read online How to be a real person in just one day in PDF and EPUB Sixth grader Kara Biggs tries to conceal from her friends, her absent father, and the authorities that her mother is sliding deeper and deeper into mental illness. By the author of Sort of Forever.


The Highly Sensitive Person

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ISBN: 9780806536705
Release Date: 2013-11-26
Number of pages: 304
Author: Elaine N. Aron, Ph.D.
Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corp.

Download and read online The Highly Sensitive Person in PDF and EPUB Are You A Highly Sensitive Person? Do you have a keen imagination and vivid dreams? Is time alone each day as essential to you as food and water? Are you "too shy" or "too sensitive" according to others? Do noise and confusion quickly overwhelm you? If your answers are yes, you may be a Highly Sensitive Person (HSP). Most of us feel overstimulated every once in a while, but for the HSP, it's a way of life. In this groundbreaking book, Dr. Elaine Aron, a clinical psychologist, workshop leader, and an HSP herself, shows you how to identify this trait in yourself and make the most of it in everyday situations. Drawing on her many years of research and hundreds of interviews, she shows how you can better understand yourself and your trait to create a fuller, richer life. Updated with a new Author's Note, including the latest scientific research, and a fresh discussion of anti-depressants for HSPs, this edition of The Highly Sensitive Person also includes: Self-assessment tests to help you identify your particular sensitivities Ways to reframe your past experiences in a positive light and gain greater self-esteem in the process Insight into how high sensitivity affects both work and personal relationships Tips on how to deal with overarousal Information on medications and when to seek help Techniques to enrich the soul and spirit "Elaine Aron's perceptive analysis of this fundamental dimension of human nature is must reading. Her balanced presentation suggests new paths for making sensitivity a blessing, not a handicap." —Philip G. Zimbardo, author of Shyness "Enlightening and empowering, this book is a wonderful gift to us all." –Riane Ensler, author of The Chalice and the Blade


Becoming a Person of Influence

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ISBN: 9780785271000
Release Date: 1997
Number of pages: 214
Author: John C. Maxwell
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Inc

Download and read online Becoming a Person of Influence in PDF and EPUB Offers advice on increasing your impact on others, including tips on interacting positively with children and coworkers


How to be a Better Person

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ISBN: 9781848874862
Release Date: 2012-08-01
Number of pages: 300
Author: Seb Hunter
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd

Download and read online How to be a Better Person in PDF and EPUB Why is it so difficult to find the time to help others? When Seb Hunter became aware of a nagging ache in the place where his soul ought to be, he embarked on a two year odyssey of volunteering - with hilarious results. He collects litter, teaches pensioners how to use the internet, works at Oxfam (where he meets Gladys, his septuagenarian nemesis), mans a steam train line, becomes a star DJ on hospital radio, visits prisoners, and runs a very long way for charity... But will his quest for self-improvement be successful? How to Be a Better Person is the tale of a cynic's attempt to become a better person by helping others. For nothing. It's a volunteering call-to-arms! Oh no it's not! Well it is, sort of...


How to Be a Transformed Person

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ISBN: 0687177243
Release Date: 1978-02
Number of pages: 364
Author: Eli Stanley Jones
Publisher:

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How to Be a Normal Person

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ISBN: 9781634765794
Release Date: 2015-10-16
Number of pages: 290
Author: TJ Klune
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press

Download and read online How to Be a Normal Person in PDF and EPUB Gus plans to become a normal person for Casey, an asexual stoner hipster. After all, what could possibly go wrong?


How to Build a Person

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ISBN: 0262161133
Release Date: 1989
Number of pages: 189
Author: John L. Pollock
Publisher: MIT Press

Download and read online How to Build a Person in PDF and EPUB Pollock describes an exciting theory of rationality and its partial implementation in OSCAR, a computer system whose descendants will literally be persons.


How to be a very important person

Filename: how-to-be-a-very-important-person.pdf
ISBN: 0070311587
Release Date: 1979
Number of pages: 169
Author: James C. Humes
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies

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Reinventing Yourself

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ISBN: 9781564148179
Release Date: 2005
Number of pages: 224
Author: Steve Chandler
Publisher: Career Press

Download and read online Reinventing Yourself in PDF and EPUB Whether you're self-employed, a middler manager, or a Fortune 500 executive, its easy to get get stuck in a humdrum life and only fantasize about what could have been. Motivational speaker Steve Chandler helps you transform what could have been into what will be. You'll learn numerous techniques for breaking down negative barriers and letting go of pessimistic thoughts that prevent you from fulfilling, or even allowing yourself to conceive of, your goals and dreams. Drawing on many years of work in the field since the original publication of the book, Chandler has added numerous new stories, quotes, insights, and recommendations on how to reinvent yourself from the fictional, limited personality of old to a fresh level of creative action.


Be A People Person

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ISBN: 1434766586
Release Date: 2013-02-15
Number of pages: 192
Author: John C. Maxwell
Publisher: David C Cook

Download and read online Be A People Person in PDF and EPUB Being a leader means working with people, and that's not always easy! Whether in your office, church, neighborhood, or elsewhere, your interpersonal relationships can make or break you as a leader. That's why it's so important to be a "people person" and develop your skills in tapping that most precious of all resources: people. In this powerful book, America's leadership expert John Maxwell helps you: discover and develop the qualities of an effective "people person" improve your relationships in every area of life understand and help difficult people overcome differences and personality traits that can cause friction inspire others to excellence and success Loaded with life-enriching, life-changing principles for relating positively and powerfully with your family, friends, colleague, and clients, Be a People Person is certain to help you bring out the best in others—and that's what effective leadership is all about.


How to be a mother and a person too

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ISBN: UCSC:32106006330754
Release Date: 1979
Number of pages: 221
Author: Shirley L. Radl
Publisher: Rawson Assoc

Download and read online How to be a mother and a person too in PDF and EPUB Provides mothers with useful, frequently humorous advice on how to tailor expectations realistically, experiencing the joys of motherhood, getting rid of guilt, building selfesteem, and creating a personal life