Daring greatly : how the courage to be vulnerable transforms the way we live, love, parent, and lead / Brené Brown.Material type: BookPublisher: London : Penguin Life, 2015Description: 287 pages ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780241257401; 0241257409.Subject(s): Assertiveness (Psychology) | Risk | CourageDDC classification: 158
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The number one New York Times Bestseller and Ted Sensation. Every time we are introduced to someone new, try to be creative or start a difficult conversation, we take a risk. We feel uncertain and exposed. We feel vulnerable. Most of us try to fight those feelings - we strive to appear perfect. But in a powerful new vision Dr. Brené Brown challenges everything we think we know about vulnerability, and dispels the widely accepted myth that it's a weakness. She argues that vulnerability is in fact a strength, and when we shut ourselves off from revealing our true selves we grow distanced from the things that bring purpose and meaning to our lives. Daring Greatly is the culmination of twelve years of groundbreaking social research across the home, relationships, work and parenting. It is an invitation to be courageous; to show up and let ourselves be seen, even when there are no guarantees. This is vulnerability. This is daring greatly. 'Brilliantly insightful. I can't stop thinking about this book.' Gretchen Rubin 'A wonderful book. I couldn't put it down.' Seth Godin
Originally published: New York: Gotham Books, 2012.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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