This book is a great resource for a wide range of mind/body health issues. Although there are some sources/references that aren't as "legit" (previous reviewer's comment), there a ton of scholarly articles. And this book compiles most of the good literature and research that exists on mind/body health topics.
Creative thinking is an ability that needs to be utilized in so many careers. "The Power of Thinking Differently: An Imaginative Guide to Creativity, Change, & The Discovery of New Ideas" discusses creative thinking and encourages readers to overcome the barriers to creative thinking and gain a better sense of humor, which Javy Galindo writes are keys to the creative thinking process. With chapters on brainstorming in groups, "The Power of Thinking Differently" is a solid and highly recommended read for those who want to best understand how to put their mind to work.
What could be more All American than "the power of positive thinking" or "positive mental attitude"? Norman Vincent Peale, Dale Carnegie and Napoleon Hill sold millions of books in the twentieth century, and inspirational self-help books about happiness are a big trend today. So it may surprise many people that Dr. Martin Seligman, author of Authentic Happiness, is just quoted in Time magazine saying that about half of us have the genetic predisposition that gives the pleasant state of simply feeling happy, and the other half of us do not.
I read this book as the reviews seemed to offer high marks, and I can definitely say I wasn't disappointed. The chapters break down the key elements of teamwork and how you can apply them to projects, meetings, and even the daily grind.
Your level of Emotional Intelligence is the key ingredient to your success as a manager/leader. "Leaders with more Emotional Intelligent are more adaptable, resilient, and optimistic." All are necessary traits for success in today's fast paced and constantly changing work environment. Leading with Emotional Intelligence is a complete how to guide to improving your Emotional Intelligence.