The Ten Golden Rules

Ancient Wisdom from the Greek Philosophers on Living the Good Life

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Author: M. A. Soupios,Panos Mourdoukoutas

Publisher: Hampton Roads Publishing

ISBN: 9781612830940

Category: Philosophy

Page: 112

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Living the good life doesn't require a lot of money or even any faith. The Ten Golden Rules condenses the wisdom of the ancient Greeks into 10 memorable and easy-to-understand rules that, if lived by, can enable modern readers to have rich, meaningful lives. Each chapter examines a rule:1. Examine life2. Worry only about those things under your control3. Treasure friendship4. Experience true pleasure5. Master yourself6 A void excess7. Be a responsible human being8. Don"t be a prosperous fool9. Don’t do evil to others10. Kindness to others tends to be rewarded All chapters begin with a quote from one of the great Greek philosophers who inspired the rule, followed by a story or explanation of the rule and its importance in life, and end with teaching points on which to meditate and reflect. Any reader searching for meaning will return to this simple, slim volume again and again to find tried-and-true wisdom that spans the ages to speak to us today.

The Ten Golden Rules of Leadership

Classical Wisdom for Modern Leaders

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Author: M. A. Soupios,Panos Mourdoukoutas

Publisher: UK Professional Business Management / Business

ISBN: 9780814434673

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 144

View: 469

Applies ideas from Aristotle, Heraclitus, Sophocles, Hesiod, and other classical Greek thinkers to the challenges of the modern workplace.

The Ten Golden Rules of Leadership

Classical Wisdom for Modern Leaders

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Author: M.A. Soupios,Panos Mourdoukoutas

Publisher: AMACOM

ISBN: 0814434681

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 144

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Skills and experience might land you a leadership position, but they don’t make you a true leader. Leadership comes from inside—and the greatest leaders first question themselves before they tackle the world around them. To aid in this critical interrogation, The Ten Golden Rules of Leadership explores ideas from Aristotle, Heraclitus, Sophocles, Hesiod, and other great thinkers, including: Know thyself • Do not waste energy on things you cannot change • Nurture community • Always embrace the truth • Let competition reveal talent • Live life by a higher code • Understand that character is destiny Then it shows you how to take each idea—along with what you’ve learned about yourself—and apply it to the challenges of the modern workplace. As Aristotle tutored Alexander the Great, you too will learn what it takes to conquer all.

The ten Golden Rules of Leadership

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Author: Elizabeth Fox and Martin le Comte

Publisher: Troubador Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1788039149

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 128

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Great leadership can make a difference to any organisation. The ten Golden Rules of Leadership is a guide to help anyone develop their capabilities in this area. The simple, but practical nature of the ‘rules’ have proven to be a great anchor and serve as a constant reminder for what individuals need to be doing to motivate, develop and inspire the people they lead. The ‘Golden Rules’ have been developed by Elizabeth and Martin using all the lessons they’ve learnt as leaders themselves over the last 20 years – both when they’ve got it right but more importantly, when they’ve got it wrong. By sharing some of their successes as well as their mistakes, Elizabeth and Martin have written The ten Golden Rules of Leadership to help the reader avoid falling into some of the same traps as they did. With practical hints and tips for how to demonstrate each ‘rule’, The ten Golden Rules of Leadership will enable anyone to enhance what they are already doing as a leader.

Listening Leaders

The Ten Golden Rules to Listen, Lead & Succeed

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Author: Lyman K. Steil,Richard K. Bommelje

Publisher: Beavers Pond Press

ISBN: 9781592980734

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 300

View: 6133

The book presents ten "golden rules" of listening leadership, organized as Preparation, Principles, and Practices ... which lead to taking Meaningful Action. The authors nicely tie together good listening skills and leadership, showing how each skill contributes to and supports the other. Effective listening enables you to be a good leader, and effective leadership encompasses good listening.

Ten Golden Rules for Financial Success

Riches I've Gathered from Legendary Mutual Fund Manager Sir John M. Templeton

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Author: Gary Moore

Publisher: Zondervan Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780310219330

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 224

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Billy Graham has called Sir John M. Templeton, a mutual fund manager, "a legend in our time". Now Gary Moore shares the secrets of Templeton's incredible success with these ten life-changing principles that will enrich those around you as well as yourself.

Golden Rules

The Ten Ethical Values Parents Need to Teach Their Children

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Author: Wayne D. Dosick

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0062512498

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 221

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What and how we teach our children is fundamental, but how we model what we teach is critical. Children watch, listen, and learn from our example. Wayne Dosick provides parents with the ten golden rules that teach their children respect, honesty, fairness, responsibility, compassion, gratitude, friendship, peace, maturity, and faith.

Michael's Golden Rules

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Author: Deloris Jordan,Michael Jordan

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0689870167

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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Jonathan's friend Michael, Michael's parents, and Jonathan's family help him do his best in the Badgers' big baseball game.

The Golden Rules

Finding World-Class Excellence in Your Life and Work

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Author: Bob Bowman,Charles Butler

Publisher: St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 1466864575

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 240

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Bob Bowman, best known as the coach for the record-breaking run of Michael Phelps, is one of the most successful coaches in sports history. He is lauded for his intense personality, incredible dedication to his athletes, and his ability to nurture talent in athletes who have the heart and drive to win. This is his motivational book about winning in all walks of life and what you have to do to get there. He presents ten key concepts that all people should live by. Illuminating his lessons with spirited anecdotes, Bowman will teach you how to get gold out of every day by setting goals and getting motivated to achieve them. He will explain that taking risks is the key to success in any pursuit, and coach you on how you can become more risk-tolerant. By following The Golden Rules, you will learn to visualize in order to achieve your goals, and that above all else, dedication to your training, your job, or whatever area it is you are seeking to triumph in is paramount for success.

10 Golden Rules for Good Health

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Author: Jan De Vries

Publisher: Mainstream

ISBN: 9781840184310

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 192

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TEN GOLDEN RULES FOR GOOD HEALTH is the first title in the new NATURE'S BEST series. The series provides practical advice on how to develop good health through diet, excercise and environmental awareness. The book is designed to help readers maximise the benefits of a healthy lifestyle by combining a routine of healthy eating and exercise with an understanding of the environment and the hidden health hazards caused by pollution. In today's society the effect of diet and environment on our well being is becoming increasingly clear, stress, a poor diet and lack of excercise are now recognised as signifiant factors in the development of cancer, rheumatism and many degenerative diseases and stress related disorders. TEN GOLDEN RULES FOR GOOD HEALTH is an easy to follow step-by-step guide to good health and essential reading for everyone interested in maintaining a healthy lifestyle in today's hectic society. It is an invaluable addition to any household.

Ten Golden Rules for Living in This Crazy, Mixed-Up World

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Author: Donna Fargo

Publisher: Blue Mountain Arts, Inc.

ISBN: 9781598421668

Category: Religion

Page: 64

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Written as a guide for how to maintain a healthy, happy lifestyle in todayas fast-paced and ever-changing times, this book sets the tone for enjoying lifeas blessings. Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Donna Fargo inspires readers to embrace their uniqueness and appreciate the positive difference they can make every day in their own lives and in the lives of others.

How to Do Systems Analysis

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Author: John E. Gibson,William T. Scherer,William F. Gibson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470130582

Category: Computers

Page: 400

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This book focuses on systems analysis, broadly defined to also include problem formulation and interpretation of proposed alternatives in terms of the value systems of stakeholders. Therefore, the book is a complement, not a substitute to other books when teaching systems engineering and systems analysis. The nature of problem solving discussed in this book is appropriate to a wide range of systems analyses. Thus the book can be used as a stand-alone book for teaching the analysis of systems. Also unique is the inclusion of broad case studies to stress problem solving issues, making How to Do Systems Analysis a complement to the many fine works in systems engineering available today.

The Power of 1(0)

A Guide to Living the Ten Commandments and the Golden Rule in Modern Times

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Author: Denise Alexander Pyle

Publisher: Balboa Press

ISBN: 1504398270

Category: Philosophy

Page: 148

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The modern world can be a hectic, confused place. Every day we are bombarded with disparate, discordant messages about what's right and what's wrong, where we should go, what we should have, and who we should trust. But what if there was a simple way to find harmony amid the discord? What if there was a way to find guidance and direction that could help all of us make the world a better place? In The Power of 1(0), author Denise Alexander Pyle invites us to consider the power and the promise of living by the Ten Commandments and the Golden Rulethe ten and the oneas we journey through life. Each chapter discusses and expands on one of the Ten Commandments, including a reference to the corresponding ten spheres or components on the kabbalistic tree of life. The kabbalah is an ancient mystical belief system and teaching that emanated from Judaism and reveals how the universe and our lives work. While many believe that it is the basis for Jesus's teachings in the New Testament, no matter your religious or spiritual background, The Power of 1(0) offers a pluralistic, universal message that can encourage you to pursue your true purpose and attain true joy. Whether you worship God, Allah, the Source, the Creator, the Universe, or the Force, we are all on this journey here together. May the Ten Commandments and the Golden Rule be our guide in reaching for this unity together, all as one. The Power of 1(0) was chosen as one of the Spirited Woman top 12 book pick lists on www.thespiritedwoman.com.

Napoleon Hill's Golden Rules

The Lost Writings

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Author: Napoleon Hill

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470482745

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 224

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Napoleon Hill's Golden Rules: The Lost Writings consists of a series of magazine articles Napoleon Hill wrote between 1919 and1923 for Success Magazine, of which he eventually become an editor. Hill's obsession with achieving material success had led him from poverty stricken Appalachian Mountains with the desire to study successful people. These articles focus on Hill's philosophy of success, drawing on the thoughts and experience of a multitude of rags-to-riches tycoons, showing readers how these successful people achieved such status. Many of his writings such as the chapter on Law of Attraction, written in the March 1919 issue, have recently basis of several bestselling books. Readers will discover principles that will assure their success if studied and put into action. Chapters include: Lesson #1: Your Social and Physical Heredity--Hills Golden Rule (May 1920) Lesson #2: Auto Suggestion--Napoleon Hill's Magazine (July 1921) Lesson #3: Suggestion (Applied Salesmanship)--Napoleon Hill's Magazine (August 1921) Lesson #4: The Law of Retaliation--Hill's Golden Rule (March 1919) Lesson #5: The Power of Your Mind (Little Odd Visits with Your Editor)--Hill's Golden Rule (October 1919) Lesson #6: How to Build Self-Confidence--Napoleon Hill's Magazine (June 1921) Lesson #7: Environment and Habit--Hill's Golden Rule (April 1919) Lesson #8: How to Remember--Hill's Golden Rule (May-June 1919) Lesson #9: How Marc Antony Used Suggestion in Winning the Roman Mob--Hill's Golden Rule (July 1919) Lesson #10: Persuasion vs. Force--Hill's Golden Rule (September 1919) Lesson #11: The Law of Compensation--Napoleon Hill's Magazine (April 1921) Lesson #12: The Golden Rule as a Pass Key to All Achievement--Napoleon Hill's Magazine (June 1921)

Ten Golden Rules of Equity Investing

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Author: Hugh Young

Publisher: Harriman House Limited

ISBN: 0857192868

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 15

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Hugh Young is a star fund manager at Aberdeen Asset Management, with over 25 years' experience and a dazzling record of returns. He has marshalled Aberdeen portfolios through numerous market cycles, and in this eBook reveals the secrets of his success, accompanied by the witty illustrations of cartoonist Fran Orford.

Advanced Negotiation Techniques

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Author: Steve Hay,Alan McCarthy,John Hay Agent for RDC

Publisher: Apress

ISBN: 1484208501

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 176

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Advanced Negotiation Techniques provides a wealth of material in a winning combination of practical experience and good research to give you a series of tools, techniques, and real-life examples to help you achieve your negotiation objectives. For 25 years and across 40 countries, the Resource Development Centre (RDC), run by negotiation experts Alan McCarthy and Steve Hay, has helped thousands of people to conduct successful negotiations of every type. Many RDC clients have been business professionals who have learned how to sell more successfully. Others have improved their buying skills. A few clients have applied the RDC techniques outside the business environment altogether—for instance, in such areas as international diplomatic services, including hostage and kidnap situations. As you’ll discover, the RDC philosophy is centered on business ethics and a principled approach to negotiation that maximizes the value of the outcomes for both parties. It can even create additional value that neither party could find in isolation. In this book, you will learn: The ten golden rules for successful negotiations How to handle conflicts with your negotiating partners What hostage and kidnapping negotiations can teach managers negotiating in business settings How to ensure both sides perceive any agreement as a "win" Achieve higher-profit deals in difficult circumstances In the business world, negotiating with other companies, government officials, and even your colleagues is a fact of life. Advanced Negotiation Techniques takes you through a system for planning and conducting negotiations that will enable you and your team to achieve your negotiation objectives. This is an internationally tried and tested process, with many current Blue Chip organizations applying it daily for a simple reason: the techniques are easy to implement and they work. That makes this book essential reading for those who want to achieve their goals in any area of life.

The Rules of Management

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Author: Richard Templar

Publisher: Pearson UK

ISBN: 1292088036

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 272

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NOW WITH 10 NEW RULES A definitive code for managerial success Some people find management so easy. They appear to be natural leaders, painlessly negotiating the system, the politics, the people, and the targets. Is there something they know that the rest of us don’t? Is it something we can all learn? The answer is a resounding yes. They know the Rules of management. These Rules are the guiding principles that show you how to inspire your team in a way that gets results. They will help you say the right thing, do the right thing, and know instinctively how to handle every situation. In this new edition of the international bestseller, Richard Templar has added 10 new Rules to help you make management even easier and your success greater. And when you are headhunted or promoted (again), nobody will be surprised. Least of all you. Others can be good. You’ll be better.

10 Free Strategies for Internet Marketing

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Author: Jay Berkowitz

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781496070951

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 60

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In 10 Free Strategies for Internet Marketing, internationally recognized marketing expert Jay Berkowitz breaks his signature process for online marketing success into ten simple tactics that, if applied, will get you noticed, build your brand, kick off social media buzz, and start converting Website visitors into leads. Berkowitz, who also wrote The Ten Golden Rules of Online Marketing and developed University of San Francisco's Internet Marketing Masters Certificate course curriculum, presents you with a handy reference, broken into simple steps, so you can create successful results without struggling with the learning curve to get it right. 10 Free Strategies for Internet Marketing will easily become an indispensible roadmap for marketing the way that works best today.

The 10-Second Rule

Following Jesus Made Simple

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Author: Clare De Graaf

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1476702780

Category: Religion

Page: 240

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Learn how to answer God’s call to action with this “wonderful, inspirational book that reinforces how one simple gesture, one small act of kindness, can make an enormous difference” (Laura Schroff, New York Times bestselling author of An Invisible Thread). FINDING YOUR WAY BACK TO FAITH Do you sometimes feel as if your faith has gone flat? Does your spiritual life feel listless and boring? Perhaps you’ve unconsciously drifted toward what Clare De Graaf calls beige Christianity. You go to church, attend a Bible study, and even volunteer, but there’s no spark anymore—no joy in your spiritual walk. You may not understand what is happening to your faith, but you do know that you long for something more. If you want to break out of this spiritual gerbil cage and begin living the adventure Jesus intends for you, the place to begin again is living by The 10-Second Rule: Just do the next thing you’re reasonably certain Jesus wants you to do (and do it within the next ten seconds before you change your mind!). The Rule is like a spiritual defibrillator! Just a few chapters in, you’ll begin to experience the excitement of making yourself available to God 24-7, and impacting the lives of everyone around you, even total strangers. All over the world, Christians just like you are returning to the simple faith of Jesus and living by the 10-Second Rule. In living by the Rule, you’ll rediscover the revolutionary power of simple obedience as Jesus taught it, the early church lived it, and before religious Christianity tamed it. Finally, a rule you’ll love keeping!