Taming the Sabertooth

Taming the Sabertooth : Resilient Leadership in a Stressful World

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Build Resilience To Thrive In Work And Life Stress is increasingly becoming an issue for leaders in the workplace. Highly competitive marketplaces, longer working hours, and higher performance expectations are all contributing to a more stressful work environment. And the news at home isn't much better. Digitization and "always on" technology have blurred the boundaries between work and personal life, removing the natural buffer between them and costing us our health. At a time when there is significant anxiety both at home and in the workplace, it is critical for us to understand how our bodies react to stress, why stress is a necessary element of our lives, and how we can better cope with it to become better leaders. In Taming the Sabertooth: Resilient Leadership in a Stressful World, we are reminded that while we cannot necessarily change our environment, we do have the power to shift our response to that environment by building resilience. With insights that are intensely practical and unapologetically straightforward, we learn that hiding behind a rock is not an option; to thrive in work and life, you have to tame the sabertooth. "Leading teams is now more important than ever. Tracey Grove has written a stimulating and insightful book with straightforward, actionable ways to become a resilient leader in today's fast-paced world." GEN STANLEY MCCRYSTAL, Retired Four-Star General, Former Commander of JSOC and ISAF, and Author, Team of Teams Taming the Sabertooth will lead to lasting changes in both your professional and personal life. A powerful guide to leading with courage, humility, and resilience. BRIAN TRACY Author, How the Best Leaders Lead Disarmingly written with simple effortlessness, Tracey Grove renders complex ideas and concepts easily understandable and practical. MARSHALL GOLDSMITH New York Times Bestselling Author, Triggers, Mojo, and What Got You Here Won't Get You There Tracey Grove's Taming the Sabertooth is a shining example of how far we have come in understanding well-being and collaboration at work. Tracey is a natural storyteller who is gifted with the ability to show us alternative ways of coping, communicating, and caring while committing to a better workplace environment. She shares critical knowledge about the neuroscience of threat, the psychology of performance, and the growing research on resilience in simple and digestible ways. Her guidance easily leads to personal action. I highly recommend this as a primer for workplace survival and a guide to cultivating your best self. ALAN BRISKIN, PHD Author, The Stirring of Soul in the Workplace Co-Author Daily Miracles, Bringing Your Soul to Work, and The Power of Collective Wisdom
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Product details

  • Paperback | 178 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 245g
  • English
  • 1642250708
  • 9781642250701
  • 1,564,620

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