by Erica Huntley
Entering the workforce? Looking to increase your competitive edge? Check out these new titles available at the BCIT Library.
Designing Your Work Life: How to thrive and change and find happiness at work by Bill Burnett & Dave Evans (Knopf, NY 2020)
From the creators of the very successful, Design Your Life book, Burnett and Evans are back to show us how apply concepts from the design world to improve our work life. The book offers growth-oriented techniques for making the most of our current employment and for moving into new roles.
HBR’s 10 Must Reads on Public Speaking and Presenting by Harvard Business Review, 2020
If you’re not already familiar with The HBR’s 10 Must Reads series, now is the time to check out this book. This collection of specially curated essays from top notch public speakers offers insightful knowledge on this highly valued skill. HBR’s 10 Must Reads on Public Speaking and Presenting is highly accessible, easy-to-read and an all-round valuable tool for improving your presentations.
Keep Sharp: Build a better brain at any age by Sanjay Gupta, MD, 2021
Debunking some of the common myths about the health of your brain, neurosurgeon Dr. Sanjay Gupta offers a highly readable account of what really works to keep our minds sharp. Highly recommended for readers interested in neuroscience, but with little background in the topic.
One Decision: The first step to a better life by Mike Bayer, 2020
This self-help book explores the nature of motivation and self-improvement through the lens of personal authenticity. Life coach, Mike Bayer guides readers through the process of uncovering personal authenticity and using this as the basis for all of life’s complex and difficult decisions.
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