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Personal Development

Personal Development

Personal development comprises activities that improve self-knowledge and identity, develop talents and potential, enhance quality of life and realise dreams and aspirations. The concept of personal development covers a wider field than self-development or self-help; it also includes developing other people, and by extension refers to the methods, programs, tools, techniques, and assessment systems used in personal development. From early advocates in self-driven advice, the connotations of the phrase have spread and often apply particularly to education, business, or psychological areas, purveyed through the popular genre of self-help books. Dale Carnegie (1888-1955) is sometimes credited with beginning the self-help movement in the twentieth century when he published How to Win Friends and Influence People in 1936. Having failed in several careers, Carnegie became fascinated with success and its link to self-confidence, and studied the subject for years. Carnegie's books have since sold over 50 million copies, alongside modern bestsellers in the field such as Wayne Dyer, Louise Hay and Anthony Robbins.

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  1. Find You Find Love
    Find You Find Love
    £12.97

  2. Woman's Book of Courage
    Woman's Book of Courage
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  3. This Present Moment: New Poems
    This Present Moment: New Poems
    £14.52

    For his first collection of new poems since his celebrated Danger on Peaks, published in 2004, Gary Snyder finds himself ranging over the planet. Journeys to the Dolomites, to the north shore of Lake Tahoe, from Paris and Tuscany to the shrine at Delphi, from Santa Fe to Sella Pass, Snyder lays out these poems as a map of the last decade Learn More
  4. Quantum Jumps: An Extraordinary Science of Happiness and Prosperity
    Quantum Jumps: An Extraordinary Science of Happiness and Prosperity
    £15.96

    QUANTUM JUMPS presents a radical new paradigm--that we exist in an interconnected holographic multiverse in which we literally jump from one parallel universe to another. Experience a new science of instant transformation. In a moment you can become smarter... more confident... happier... more outgoing... more effective... in better relationships... with more willpower. Learn More
  5. Holy Sisters: Healing Meditations Mother Mary & Kuan Yin
    Holy Sisters: Healing Meditations Mother Mary & Kuan Yin
    £12.99

    Calling upon the healing traditions of the divine feminine from the East and the West, the energies of Kuan Yin and Mother Mary combine beautifully for deep emotional healing and heart opening to grace. No matter what your spiritual, cultural or religious traditions might be, these holy sisters love you unconditionally and will bless you with healing grace and divine love. Learn More
  6. Reflections on the Unknowable
    Reflections on the Unknowable
    £12.99

    A distillation of over seventy years as a monastic and more than three decades of writing on centering prayer, Reflections on the Unknowableis Fr. Thomas Keating's latest volume on how we might develop our intimacy with God and our experience of the Christian contemplative tradition. Learn More
  7. Having Your Cake and Eating it Too
    Having Your Cake and Eating it Too
    £15.00

    Having Your Cake And Eating It Too is an invitation to discover just how much more is available to you! It will show you how to create a world that works for you. How many people live their life from "Ground Hog Day" - doing the same thing day after day - and wonder why they are depressed, unhappy and bored? Learn More
  8. Enchanted Love
    Enchanted Love
    £10.99

    Marianne Williamson reveals, with elegant simplicity, that love is not a mere sentiment of emotion, but the ultimate truth at the heart of creation' Deepak Chopra For millians of Westerners, the quest for material gain has led to increasing frustration and unhappiness. Learn More
  9. Strictly Inspirational: How I Learnt to Dream, Act, Believe and Succeed
    Strictly Inspirational: How I Learnt to Dream, Act, Believe and Succeed

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    Camilla Dallerup found fame and heartbreak as a dancer on Strictly Come Dancing, winning her way into British hearts as one of the original cast of professional dancers on the BBC programme, and which culminated in winning the coveted Strictly trophy with actor Tom Chambers. In this candid autobiography, Camilla shares the practical, motivational techniques she has used both personally and professionally to achieve success and happiness. Learn More
  10. Money: Master the Game: 7 Simple Steps to Financial Freedom
    Money: Master the Game: 7 Simple Steps to Financial Freedom
    £14.99

    Multimillion bestselling author Tony Robbins takes readers through a 7-step blueprint for securing financial freedom Learn More
  11. I Heart Me: The Science of Self-Love
    I Heart Me: The Science of Self-Love
    £10.99

    How much love do you have for yourself? This book helps you attain a greater sense of happiness and general wellbeing. It shows how to create stronger and more real connections with others? Learn More
  12. Freedom and Resolve: Finding Your True Home in the Universe
    Freedom and Resolve: Finding Your True Home in the Universe
    £11.99

    This slim volume challenges readers to discover their place in the universe. Gangaji conveys the radical invitation to choose to wake up from the trance of who we think we are and experience the truth of who we really are. The invitation is to self-inquiry, the willingness to ask the questions: Who am I? What is here? To directly experience what follows these and similar questions. The resolve is to not go back into the trance by turning away from that essential experience, but to freshly inquire anew as thoughts or feelings of separation arise. Learn More

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