Establish a Daily Practice, Infuse Your World with Meaning, and Succeed in Work and Life
First Edition: 2019 more...
- Concrete Examples
While the rating tells you how good a book is according to our two core criteria, it says nothing about its particular defining features. Therefore, we use a set of 20 qualities to characterize each book by its strengths:
Applicable – You’ll get advice that can be directly applied in the workplace or in everyday situations.
Analytical – You’ll understand the inner workings of the subject matter.
Background – You’ll get contextual knowledge as a frame for informed action or analysis.
Bold – You’ll find arguments that may break with predominant views.
Comprehensive – You’ll find every aspect of the subject matter covered.
Concrete Examples – You’ll get practical advice illustrated with examples of real-world applications or anecdotes.
Controversial – You’ll be confronted with strongly debated opinions.
Eloquent – You’ll enjoy a masterfully written or presented text.
Engaging – You’ll read or watch this all the way through the end.
Eye opening – You’ll be offered highly surprising insights.
For beginners – You’ll find this to be a good primer if you’re a learner with little or no prior experience/knowledge.
For experts – You’ll get the higher-level knowledge/instructions you need as an expert.
Hot Topic – You’ll find yourself in the middle of a highly debated issue.
Innovative – You can expect some truly fresh ideas and insights on brand-new products or trends.
Insider’s take – You’ll have the privilege of learning from someone who knows her or his topic inside-out.
Inspiring – You’ll want to put into practice what you’ve read immediately.
Overview – You’ll get a broad treatment of the subject matter, mentioning all its major aspects.
Scientific – You’ll get facts and figures grounded in scientific research.
Visionary – You’ll get a glimpse of the future and what it might mean for you.
Well structured – You’ll find this to be particularly well organized to support its reception or application.
Award-winning photographer Chase Jarvis believes anyone can be creative. Jarvis teaches you to overcome the obstacles blocking your creativity, such as self-limiting beliefs and fear of failure. He offers concrete steps and practical advice for anyone seeking to adopt a structured creative practice. His advice will help hobbyists, stuck creatives – or anyone who wants to further their creativity – listen to their creative calling and cultivate a creative mind-set.
About the Author
Award-winning photographer, entrepreneur and best-selling author Chase Jarvis shot campaigns for Apple, Red Bull and Nike working with world-class athletes and renowned icons. Chase is the Founder of CreativeLive, the premier source for creativity online classes. He also created Best Camera, the first photo app to share images on social networks.