Peak Persistence

Peak Persistence
Author: David Snow
Publisher:
Total Pages: 252
Release: 2020-04-08
Genre:
ISBN:

Peak Persistence is filled with tales of mountain climbing adventures, including Snow's experiences on the world's highest summits; inspiring stories and examples of people who overcame insurmountable odds to succeed in a wide variety of domains; and academic research that explains and supports Snow's specific how-to steps for acquiring and sustaining persistence.

To the Greatest Heights

To the Greatest Heights
Author: Vanessa O'Brien
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 368
Release: 2021-03-30
Genre: Biography & Autobiography
ISBN: 1982123788

"A memoir by Vanessa O'Brien, record-breaking American-British explorer, takes you on an unexpected journey to the top of the world's highest mountains"--

Autobiography of a Persistent Anesthesiologist

Autobiography of a Persistent Anesthesiologist
Author: Edmond I "Ted" Eger II
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Total Pages: 259
Release: 2021-07-07
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 1975169212

Written both for family and friends as well as for anesthesiologists and anesthesia researchers, Autobiography of a Persistent Anesthesiologist is the fascinating story of the life and accomplishments of Dr. Edmond I. “Ted” Eger II in his own words. Both conversational and educational, this unique volume covers the family history, training, and storied career of a remarkable man and esteemed anesthesiologist and researcher. Family stories, a love of mountain climbing, and personal life events are conveyed in an informal style as if the reader is having a conversation with the author; scientific topics such as MAC, pharmacokinetics, and mechanisms of anesthetic action are covered in a precise, detailed manner intended to deepen readers’ understanding of the clinical concepts that govern inhaled anesthetic pharmacology, making them easier to understand an incorporate into practice. In this autobiography, the science of anesthetic pharmacology is inseparable from other aspects of Dr. Eger’s story—just as it was in his life.

Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Leadership

Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Leadership
Author: Craig E. Johnson
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Total Pages: 582
Release: 2024-01-15
Genre: Business & Economics
ISBN: 1071904272

Ethics is at the heart of leadership. Leaders must make every effort to make ethical decisions and foster ethical behavior among followers. The seventh edition of Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Leadership: Casting Light or Shadow 8th edition explores the ethical demands of leadership and the dark side of leadership. Bestselling author Craig E. Johnson takes an interdisciplinary approach, drawing from many fields of research to help readers make ethical decisions, lead with integrity, and create an ethical culture. Packed with dozens of real-world case studies, examples, self-assessments, and applications, this fully-updated new edition is designed to increase students’ ethical competence and leadership abilities.

50 Classic Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Summits in California

50 Classic Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Summits in California
Author: Paul Richins
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
Total Pages: 246
Release: 1999
Genre: Sports & Recreation
ISBN: 9780898866568

50 Classic Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Summits in California offers some of the finest ski and snowboard descents in California, ranging over a 550-mile span from the Cascade Range in the north, to Mount Whitney, to the Sierra Nevada in the south. Grouped into nine geographical regions, these summits represent the best of the best from well-known destinations to more remote areas to a sampling of the highest peaks.

12 Power Principles for Success

12 Power Principles for Success
Author: Bob Proctor
Publisher: Gildan Media LLC aka G&D Media
Total Pages: 108
Release: 2019-11-19
Genre: Business & Economics
ISBN: 1722522909

There are very few people alive who have invested more time studying success than Bob Proctor. He has spent almost all day, every day, for thirty-three years analyzing success. Over the years, he has had many failures, but has also had numerous exciting wins on many continents around the world with millions of dollars involved. The wins and the failures have both proven to be extraordinary personal learning experiences. These are the core lessons that Bob has learned and mastered throughout his illustrious career of dedicated study, rigorous application, trial and error, and, of course, BIG wins. When it comes to systematizing life, no one else can touch him. He is simply the best. Let Bob lead you through his 12 principles for finding success. Instantly apply them to your own life. It will begin to impact you long before your reach the last chapter. Let Bob teach you about: CONFIDENCE PERSISTENCE GOALS SUCCESS ATTITUDE COMMUNICATION ACTION DECISION RISK RESPONSIBILITY MONEY CREATIVITY There are a few people who are truly successful and many others who work hard all of their lives attempting to be successful. As a result, the average person believes that success is hard to obtain and that those who do achieve it are either lucky or extremely brilliant. Most people are so busy attempting to make ends meet that they never take the time to really study the highly successful people. Every person who has made such a study has arrived at the same shocking conclusion: success is merely a decision. You must decide what you want and then begin moving toward it. You decide where you are, and you begin with whatever you have. That’s it. "The only limits in our life are those that we impose on ourselves." - BOB PROCTOR

The Nation

The Nation
Author:
Publisher:
Total Pages: 536
Release: 1901
Genre: Current events
ISBN: