Don't Sweat the Small Stuff and It's All Small Stuff by Richard Carlson Summary
Don't Sweat the Small Stuff...and It's All Small Stuff is a book that tells you how to keep from letting the little things in life drive you crazy. In thoughtful and insightful language, author Richard Carlson reveals ways to calm down in the midst of your incredibly hurried, stress-filled life. You can learn to put things into perspective by making the small daily changes Dr. Carlson suggests, including advice such as "Choose your battles wisely"; "Remind yourself that when you die, your 'in' box won't be empty"; and "Make peace with imperfection". With Don't Sweat the Small Stuff... you'll also learn how to: Live in the present moment Let others have the glory at times Lower your tolerance to stress Trust your intuitions Live each day as it might be your last With gentle, supportive suggestions, Dr. Carlson reveals ways to make your actions more peaceful and caring, with the added benefit of making your life more calm and stress-free.
Don't Sweat the Small Stuff for Men by Richard Carlson Summary
Richard Carlson has shown people how not to sweat the small stuff with their families, in love, at work and at home. His wife Kris has shown women how to live more peacefully, and now Richard devotes an entire book to helping men to relax and live in a more productive and calm manner. The book includes such topics as: -Be a quitter -Get out of the serious mode -Rid yourself of a busy mind -Grant yourself one hour -See stress as non-sexy -Learning from other 'sweaters'
Don't Sweat the Small Stuff in Love by Richard Carlson Summary
Form, maintain, and repair meaningful romantic relationships and feel like newlyweds every day with this simple, stress-free approach to love. He's helped 12 million people reduce the stress at home and at work with the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Don't Sweat the Small Stuff. With this companion book, Richard Carlson partnered with Kristine, his wife of fourteen years, to create an easy, stress-free way to enhance personal relationships. While depression, heartache, and anger are associated with love relationships, stress is rarely identified as a problem. Yet stress is often a factor in failing relationships. In these one hundred brief, beautifully written essays, the authors show readers how not to overreact to a loved one's criticism, how to appreciate your spouse in new ways, how to get past old angers, and many other ways to improve and increase the joy and pleasure that can and should be part of any relationship. Richard and Kristine Carlson illustrate key strategies for creating a lasting connection, including: Don't come home frazzled Don't sweat the occasional criticism Become a world-class listener Look out for each other
Don't Sweat the Small Stuff by Richard Carlson Summary
So many of us would like to live our lives in a calmer and less stressful way, and be able to let go of our problems. This is the book that can show you how to stop letting the little things in life drive you crazy.Dr Richard Carlson teaches us, in his gentle and encouraging style, simple strategies for living a more fulfilled and peaceful life.We can all learn to put things in perspective, and by making the small daily changes he suggests, including surrendering to the fact that sometimes life isn't fair, and asking yourself, 'Will this matter a year from now?', Dr Richard can help everyone to see the bigger picture.Repackaged to inspire and guide a new generation, this is a Mind, Body and Spirit classic.
Don't Sweat the Small Stuff Workbook by Richard Carlson Summary
Richard Carlson's bestselling Don't Sweat the Small Stuff.contains plenty of sensible advice, but it's not always easy to follow. Enter this intriguing workbook with its universal appeal: it's aimed at anyone interested in reducing stress and improving their relationships. Designed to help you put the many peace-promoting "just let it go" principles of Don't Sweat the Small Stuff into active practice, it's bursting with fun quizzes, checklists, self-tests, questions, and activities. If this doesn't instruct and inspire you to make concrete personality and life improvements, there's nothing much that will!
Don't Sweat the Small Stuff for Teens by Richard Carlson Summary
In this candid guide to adolescence in his #1 bestselling series, Richard Carlson examines the contradictions and challenges unique to teenage life and offers high schoolers (and their parents) tools for learning not to stress about homework, peer pressure, dating, and more. Along the way, he addresses such issues as: Breaking up Getting out of the emergency lane Being OK with your bad hair day Dropping the drama
Don't Sweat the Small Stuff Omnibus by Richard Carlson Summary
In this omnibus Richard Carlson shows you how to stop letting the little things in life drive you crazy; how to interact more peaceably and joyfully with colleagues, clients and bosses; and provides strategies for achieving financial success by giving up stress, worry, anger and fear.
Don't Sweat the Small Stuff at Work by Richard Carlson Summary
In this classic roadmap to managing your high-tension job, Richard Carlson shows how to stop worrying about the aspects of your work beyond your control and interact more fruitfully and joyfully with colleagues, clients, and bosses. His key insights reveal how to: How to manage rush deadlines with rushing How to transform your outlook and prepare for the day ahead How to enjoy corporate travel How to have a really bad day . . . and get over it
The Big Book of Small Stuff by Richard Carlson Summary
The best of the best from the publishing phenomenon Don't Sweat the Small Stuff--in time for the series' tenth anniversary! When Richard Carlson wrote Don't Sweat the Small Stuff in January 1997, he had no way of knowing it would be the beginning of an unrivaled publishing success story. The book was the #1 New York Times bestseller for two full years, an unprecedented feat, and to date has more than nine million copies in print. A series of Don't Sweat books followed, each garnering impressive sales in their own right. Now, in time for the tenth anniversary of that first publication, Carlson has created The Big Book of Small Stuff, a best-of collection drawn from the series. It features pieces beloved by Calrson and his millions of fans, classic tales of inspiration and success like: Make Peace with Imperfection, Allow Yourself to Be Bored, Praise and Blame Are All the Same, See the Innocence, and more.
Don't Sweat the Small Stuff for Women by Kristine Carlson Summary
Examining the stresses and burdens that women are often confronted with--whether in the boardroom or the office bullpen, in relationships, or among friends--New York Times bestselling author Kris Carlson gives you proven strategies for balancing yourself within a chaotic world and finding ways do what you like best. Her insights reveal how to: Stop comparing yourself to the media measuring stick Keep your well-being intact Create memories for yourself and those you love Avoid getting over-committee-d
Don't Sweat the Small Stuff for Moms by Kristine Carlson Summary
In this insightful, practical guide, Kristine Carlson offers proven strategies and techniques that empower mothers to manage their busy lives with less stress, more happiness, and greater harmony within themselves and their homes. She reveals how to: Be a Mom, Not a Friend Pursue Your Passion, But Not at the Expense of Your Children Balance Being a Woman and a Mom Empower yourself to live the life you dream of
Shining by Stephen King Summary
Situé dans les montagnes Rocheuses, l’Overlook Hotel est tenu pour être l’un des plus beaux lieux du monde. Beauté, confort, luxe, volupté...L’hiver, l’hôtel est fermé, coupé du monde par le froid, la neige, les glaces. Seul l’habite un gardien. Cet hiver-là, c’est Jack Torrance, un alcoolique qui tente d’échapper à l’échec et au désespoir. Il est venu accompagné de sa femme, Wendy, qui espère, grâce à cet isolement, reconstruire son foyer menacé, et de leur enfant, Danny. Mais Danny possède le don de sentir, de voir, de ressusciter les choses et les êtres à jamais disparus. Dans les cent dix chambres vides de l’Overlook, le démon est omniprésent. Cauchemar ou réalité, le corps de cette femme assassinée, ces bruits de fête qui derivent dans les couloirs, cette vie si étrange qui anime l’hôtel ? Stephen King est considéré dans le monde entier comme le maître de la littérature d’épouvante. Shining – dont Docteur Sleep est la suite – demeure son roman le plus célèbre, adapté prodigieusement par Stanley Kubrick, avec Jack Nicholson dans le rôle principal. Traduit de l’anglais (États-Unis) par Joan Bernard.
La Jungle by Upton Sinclair Summary
En 1906, la parution de La Jungle provoque un scandale sans précédent : Upton Sinclair y dévoile l’horreur de la condition ouvrière dans les abattoirs de Chicago aux mains des trusts de la viande. La Jungle est bientôt traduit en dix-sept langues tandis que l’auteur, menacé par les cartels mais porté par le mécontentement populaire, est reçu à la Maison-Blanche par le président Theodore Roosevelt. Une enquête va confirmer ce qu’avance Sinclair et donner lieu à une vague de réformes qui touchent la vie économique toute entière. La Jungle, par sa puissance d’évocation, par sa sincérité, transforment le message humanitaire en épopée.
What About The Big Stuff? by Richard Carlson Summary
Carlson's "Don't Sweat" series have given advice on tackling perceptions of and getting through life's annoying little problems. Rising above the "small stuff" in order to gain perspective helps find a more peaceful and fulfilled life. But what about the big problems? The book explores exactly that, suggesting ways of dealing with the incredibly difficult issues of life, including divorce, death of a loved one, financial setbacks, illness and difficulties at work. His ideas and advice should enable readers to find the necessary strength to conquer and move forward when faced with the worst.