Reclaiming Conversations

Reclaiming Conversation (2015) reflects on how we interact with one another in our increasingly digitized world. Constant interruptions, leaving messages unanswered and lack of interest have all become the norm in a world rife with mobile devices...

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Coffee Lunch Coffee

Coffee Lunch Coffee (2012) is a practical guide to networking. Using her personal and professional experience, along with tips and exercises, author Alana Muller demonstrates how to develop networking skills and build lasting relationships that...

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Daring Greatly

How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead Who Should Read This? Anyone who wants to start living courageously instead of hiding from challenges Anyone who wants to learn how to build meaningful...

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The Power of Moments

The Power of Moments (2017) is about moment-making. It explains how brief encounters can change us forever, especially when they’re unexpected, and how you can create life-changing moments yourself. Through a wealth of useful examples, you’ll see...

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The Confidence Code

The Confidence Code explains how, in comparison with men, women lack confidence. It also explores the impact such lack of confidence has on women in various spheres of life, especially the business world, and offers advice on how women can...

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The Art of Gathering

In The Art of Gathering (2018), Priya Parker argues that the gatherings in our lives – from business meetings to dinner parties – are lackluster, routine and lacking in purpose. Parker sets out a bold new approach to gathering that focuses on...

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Just Listen

Just Listen (2009) combines time-tested persuasion and listening techniques with new methods to help you get your message across to anybody. By learning how to be a better listener, how the brain works and how people think, you’ll be able to...

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Talking to Crazy

Talking to Crazy (2015) acknowledges that each person has the potential to be a little crazy, giving into irrational behavior when the mood strikes. These blinks offer sound advice on how to empathize and communicate with a person in “crazy mode”...

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Make Time

Make Time (2018) promises the seemingly impossible, then actually delivers the goods. These blinks will help you do exactly what the title suggests: make more time. Of course, there are only so many hours in the day, and you can’t generate more...

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Thinking in Bets

In any situation, the best decision isn’t guaranteed to work out, and even terrible decisions can sometimes turn out to be the right ones. So when things go wrong, who do we blame and why? And what about when things go right? In Thinking In Bets...

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Five Stars

Five Stars (2018) provides a practical guide to improving your communication skills. Drawing on examples from both scientific research and great communicators throughout history, these blinks explore how you can get people to listen to...

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