Lifestorming : creating meaning and achievement in your career and life / by Alan Weiss and Marshall Goldsmith
By: Weiss, Alan.
Contributor(s): Goldsmith, Marshall.Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2017Description: xi, 196 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781119366126.Other title: You 3.0: creating meaning for your life and work.Subject(s): Personal development | Psychology | BehaviourOnline resources: Download as an eBook | Read our book review
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SETTING OUR OWN ASPIRATIONS: How we can become programmed -- An evolutionary journey -- Applying the right criteria -- The impossible dream -- Life's detours. THE IMPORTANCE OF OLD FRIENDS: Why old friends and old habits tend to stick together -- Breaking out of the 'good enough' trap -- The best relationships to grow with us -- Watertight doors -- Letting go to reach out -- Why we half the journey -- Frankie Valli and the four seasons. BEHAVIORAL METAMORPHOSIS: Making deliberate change -- Ugly caterpillars and uglier butterflies -- Metabehavior -- Aspiration-appropriate behavior. BELIEVE IT OR NOT: Breaking into the belief vault -- Challenging and evaluating your belief system -- The creation of attitudes for growth -- Beliefs manifest in behavior. THE IMPORTANCE AND EVOLUTION OF CHARACTER: Character's composition -- Character test -- Ethical and moral behavior -- A slow, steady march -- The meaning of presence -- Consistency in turbulent times -- Assuming formal and informal leadership -- Self-assessment. CRITICAL ABANDONMENT (knowing when to hold and when to fold): The dynamics of keeping and of changing -- Adjustments and accommodations -- GPS and roadside assistance -- Staying the course. THE NEW YOU: Overcoming fear -- Banishing guilt -- Ending shame -- Maintaining high self-worth -- Gaining and sustaining leverage. SUSTAINING THE JOURNEY: Growth through generosity -- evolution through exploration -- New dimensions of relationships -- Legacy. SELF-MASTERY - THE LIFESTORMING FIELD GUIDE TO YOUR SUCCESSFUL JOURNEY.
Discusses how you can reorder your life, achieve your goals and instil meaning into what you do. Offers tools to shed old baggage and stagnating behaviours to allow yourself to grow and learn.