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Survival tactics; coping with the pressure of today"s living

James G. Driscoll

Survival tactics; coping with the pressure of today"s living

by James G. Driscoll

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Published by Dow Jones Books in Chicopee, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Consumer protection -- United States.,
    • Social action -- United States.,
    • Technology and civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James G. Driscoll.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC110.C63 D75
      The Physical Object
      Pagination253 p.
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5437577M
      ISBN 100871284812
      LC Control Number73086266
      OCLC/WorldCa741226

      A book to read over again I simply loved this book and will reread it, and hopefully teach these lessons in logic, reason, and tactics to my children well. flag 3 likes Like see review James rated it it was amazing review of another edition/5(). Survival is a complex game in the broad scheme of life. What tactics you use to help you gain the advantage over death, is what will determine whether you win or lose. Don’t place your trust in the wrong sources, otherwise you’ll both waste your time, and die when the situation calls for you to revert back to your “training”.

      Under pressure and the survival stress response, kicks in. An automatic response takes place, shifting thought, from the frontal lobe (analytical thinking) to mid-brain (intuitive thinking). According to Vandergriff it is not automatic, just faster, and conditioned through doing many complex scenarios none of which were the same (each followed. Self-preservation is a behavior or set of behaviors that ensures the survival of an organism. It is universal among all living organisms. [citation needed] Pain and fear are integral parts of this motivates the individual to withdraw from damaging situations, to protect a damaged body part while it heals, and to avoid similar experiences in the future.

      The power to make your days a living hell, should he so choose. It does not matter whether you think your boss is a god damn fucking idiot or a great fella (or, in some theoretical world, woman). The book also looks at the role of critical reflection and reflective supervision in developing resilience. It explores Cognitive Behavior-based strategies, and the chapter on mindfulness can also help readers develop skills for coping with a highly stressful work environment.


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