Lighten Up: Survival Skills For People Under Pressure (A William Patrick Book) download epub
by Roma Felible,C. W. Metcalf
Metcalf and Roma Felible are a husband-and-wife writing team as well as business partners. Good ideas on how to 'lighten up". I bought a couple more for coworker gifts. A little too much focus on the alcohol issues, but the rest was useful.
Metcalf and Roma Felible are a husband-and-wife writing team as well as business partners. Metcalf and Company consults worldwide on the role of humor in managing oneself and others.
A William Patrick book. First paperback printing, February 1993. Includes bibliographical references and index.
W. Metcalf, Roma Felible (1999) Lighten Up: Survival Skills for People Under Pressure, Basic Books, ISBN 0-201-62239-4. David M. Jacobson (2007) The 7½ Habits of Highly Humorous People Virtualbookworm. com Publishing, ISBN 1-60264-037-8. History of comedy and humor. Salvatore Attardo, ed.
The book has strengths and weaknesses.
book by Roma Felible. Humor can help you thrive in change, remain creative under pressure, work more effectively, play more enthusiastically, and stay healthier in the process. The book has strengths and weaknesses. On the positive side, the argument that humor is a healing tonic has validity. They offer evidence of recent scientific studies that support this principle which goes back at least as far as the book of Proverbs in the Old Testament. Some of the skills they offer are doable and can be applied by virtually anyone. The disappointment comes at the end of the book.
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Author Metcalf, C. W. (Charles Willard) Title Lighten up : survival skills for people under pressure, . Metcalf and Roma Felible. Pub info Reading, Mass. Kirill Semenov Ukraine Local time: 12:15 Native speaker of: Russian PRO pts in pair: 6216.