The Book Of Mistakes

Author: Corinna Luyken
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 073522983X
Size: 70.79 MB
Format: PDF
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Zoom meets Beautiful Oops! in this memorable picture book debut about the creative process, and the way in which "mistakes" can blossom into inspiration One eye was bigger than the other. That was a mistake. The weird frog-cat-cow thing? It made an excellent bush. And the inky smudges… they look as if they were always meant to be leaves floating gently across the sky. As one artist incorporates accidental splotches, spots, and misshapen things into her art, she transforms her piece in quirky and unexpected ways, taking readers on a journey through her process. Told in minimal, playful text, this story shows readers that even the biggest “mistakes” can be the source of the brightest ideas—and that, at the end of the day, we are all works in progress, too. Fans of Peter Reynolds’s Ish and Patrick McDonnell’s A Perfectly Messed-Up Story will love the funny, poignant, completely unique storytelling of The Book of Mistakes. And, like Oh, The Places You’ll Go!, it makes the perfect graduation gift, encouraging readers to have a positive outlook as they learn to face life’s obstacles.

The Book Of Mistakes

Author: Skip Prichard
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1478970936
Size: 65.12 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 6387
Have you ever wondered why some people seem to catch all the breaks and win over and over again? What do the super successful know? What is standing between you and your wildest dreams? The Book of Mistakes will take you on an inspiring journey, following an ancient manuscript with powerful lessons that will transform your life. You'll meet David, a young man who with each passing day is more disheartened and stressed. Despite a decent job, apartment, and friends, he just feels hollow . . . until one day he meets a mysterious young woman and everything starts to change. In this self-help tale wrapped in fiction, you'll learn the nine mistakes that prevent many from achieving their goals. You'll learn how to overcome these hurdles and reinvent your life. This success parable is packed with wisdom that will help you discover and follow your personal purpose, push beyond your perceived capabilities, and achieve more than you ever dreamed possible. You'll find yourself returning again and again to a deceptively simple story that teaches actionable insights and enduring truths.

Smudge And The Book Of Mistakes

Author: Gloria Whelan
Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press
ISBN: 1627530991
Size: 44.61 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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The monastery of St. Ambrose is situated on the Irish island of Morcarrick. Here, monks old and young live quiet lives spent in prayer and service. One day the Abbot decides that Brother Bede, their finest illuminator of manuscripts, will illustrate the Christmas story. It will be magnificent, praised throughout the world (as will St. Ambrose). Unfortunately, young Brother Cuthbert has been chosen to assist Brother Bede in this project. Cuthbert is impatient, lacks discipline, and even worse--is known for making mistakes. His nickname is "Smudge." How can someone so ill-suited assist in the creation of the greatest book of all? Award-winning author Gloria Whelan shows that sometimes, when given the right task, someone's greatest weakness can prove to be his greatest strength.

Book Of Mistakes

Author: Life Mistakes
ISBN: 9781650194219
Size: 10.80 MB
Format: PDF
View: 3336
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Make No Mistake

Author: C. Martin Hinckley
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781563272271
Size: 74.75 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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With C. Martin Hinckley's new book Make No Mistake! An Outcome Based Approach to Mistake-Proofing, that vision can become a reality. If you work for a company that emphasizes traditional quality control methods, it's unlikely that you've seen defects eliminated despite your substantial efforts. Make No Mistake! clarifies the reasons why such traditional methods fail and shows how world-class quality can be achieved at a minimal cost through mistake-proofing — the practice of controlling virtually every source of potential errors. As the author states, "The great value of mistake-proofing is that, independent of the cause, psychological factor, production stage, or potential consequences, it blocks or warns about an undesired outcome at a point in the process when the consequences can be minimized." Truly the first of its kind, Make No Mistake! is a compendium of the best methods for reducing complexity, variation, confusion and the other root causes of defects — but the centerpiece of this powerful mistake-proofing tool is an outcome-based classification system that focuses on preventing rather than detecting defects. Even more importantly, Hinckley's mistake-proofing documentation forms will help you adapt this methodology to your own defect prevention efforts. Make No Mistake! is an amazing compilation of mistake-proofing tools that is encyclopedic in scope. Because mistake-proofing is a skill that improves through familiarity with previous solutions, Hinckley's new classification systems is the key to rapidly finding outstanding solutions to current problems on the shop floor. Make No Mistake! is one book that will be invaluable in your company's quest for quality. Make No Mistake! includes: Over 200 mistake-proofing examples from varied industries Easy-to-use mistake-proofing documentation forms you can use on the job Introduction to principles of mistake-proofing and design for assembly A quick, step-by-step methodology for developing superior mistake-proofing concepts Listing of select suppliers of mistake-proofing devices

The Power Of Mistake

Author: Binami Eva-Uku
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1456781448
Size: 25.55 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Can anything good come out of Nazareth? Yes; the oldest and only true opinion, a wonderful councillor and an extra ordinary strategist (Jesus Christ) came out of that city. Up until now, a lot of people do not see mistake as something that can empower you. Making mistakes is part of being human, hence a mistake made can be learnt from. This book is an exposition to the positives behind making mistakes and is particularly designed for youths as we are the leaders of tomorrow. In as much as its target audience are the youths, I will also recommend to all who desire success in life.

The Master Of Mistakes

Author: Liam Kenealy
Publisher: Strategic Book Publishing
ISBN: 1608609324
Size: 68.84 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Kenneth O'Cannaugh had no idea just how bad his life could get until life got really bad. Down on his luck, Kenneth decides to break the law. Arrested for theft, he is sent to a state prison where the worst of the worst happen to be housed-a prison built during the Civil War. Carving out a niche for himself in prison comes easy for Kenneth as he uses his financial savvy to become a financial advisor to Little Buddy, an unsavory character and head of the "organization" in prison. Kenneth will meet the dregs of society while heading up Little Buddy's corrupt "financial" system; butting heads with Ricky, a drug lord within Little Buddy's circle who has a mean method for collecting what's due him. As violence becomes an integral part of Kenneth's life, he'll use any and all resources to survive. Prison becomes his world and Kenneth is hell-bent on surviving-whatever the cost. Liam Kenealy writes a thrilling mystery filled with twisting plotlines and evil-doers that possess an authentic bada-bing attitude. This juicy novel has all the right elements and gives the reader an up-close view of the unpleasant goings-on inside prison walls. Liam Kenealy has written a trilogy of children's books and three books in the Master of Mistakes series. Mr. Kenealy is currently writing his fourth novel in the Master series and lives in Bergland MI.