You Win in the Locker Room First: The 7 C’s to Build a Winning Team in Business, Sports, and Life

You Win in the Locker Room First: The 7 C’s to Build a Winning Team in Business, Sports and Life

By: Jon Gordon , Mike Smith

NFL head coach Mike Smith lead one of the most remarkable turnarounds in NFL history. In the season prior to his arrival in 2008, the Atlanta Falcons had a 4–12 record and the franchise had never before achieved back-to-back winning seasons. Continue reading “You Win in the Locker Room First: The 7 C’s to Build a Winning Team in Business, Sports, and Life”

The God Of Politics

The God Of Politics

By: Elijah Abdul Hakim

The God of Politics serve as both a book of enlightenment for political and government leaders, and a manual for governing. Today’s political climate is wrought with the ever present stench of corruption, feelings of abandonment on the part of various segments of the constituency, and cynicism towards any and all actions of government leaders. Moral dialogue in governing have largely been discussed along partisan lines and have done more to divide than to unite. Continue reading “The God Of Politics”

Bread Science: The Chemistry and Craft of Making Bread

Bread Science: The Chemistry and Craft of Making Bread

By: Emily Buehler

Bread Science is a practical guide to bread-making that explores both the steps of the process (mixing dough, using preferments and sourdough starter, shaping dough, baking, and more) and the science behind it. Continue reading “Bread Science: The Chemistry and Craft of Making Bread”

Touching His Robe: Reaching Past the Shame and Anger of Abuse

Touching His Robe: Reaching Past the Shame and Anger of Abuse

By: Leslie G. Nelson

Survivors of sexual abuse and assault often struggle with anxiety, depression and thoughts of suicide. Many also find themselves feeling like the woman who touched the hem of the Lord’s robe to be healed: desperately needing the Savior’s help, but feeling too full of shame and pain to approach Him. Continue reading “Touching His Robe: Reaching Past the Shame and Anger of Abuse”

Hockey Confidence: Train Your Brain to Win in Hockey and in Life

Hockey Confidence: Train Your Brain to Win in Hockey and in Life

By: Isabelle Hamptonstone MSc

Confidence affects how we deal with stress and how we fulfill our potential to achieve the results we desire. In sports and in life, confidence is the underlying factor determining mental and physical performance, leading to overall success. This book by experienced mental performance specialist Isabelle Hamptonstone contains a collection of powerful techniques and tips to help hockey players overcome lack of confidence. Continue reading “Hockey Confidence: Train Your Brain to Win in Hockey and in Life”

Ki in Aikido, Second Edition: A Sampler of Ki Exercises

Ki in Aikido, Second Edition: A Sampler of Ki Exercises

By: C. M. Shifflett

Ki represents the life force behind the Japanese martial art of aikido. To aikidoists ki is the universal spirit present in all things, and it can also be compared to the Hebrew Ruach and the Greek Pneuma, meaning “smoke,” “wind,” or “spirit.” Continue reading “Ki in Aikido, Second Edition: A Sampler of Ki Exercises”

Designing Fate

Designing Fate

By: JF Garrard

In the year 2093 Lisa decides to walk into a store to create a 500 Model Series child. As a good parent, she was willing to pay the price for genome modification in order to obtain the best DNA sequence possible for her child. However, what happens when a designer child clashes with a normal child and prejudiced parents? Should Lisa pay the price for her child’s mistakes? Continue reading “Designing Fate”