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The Office Bible

Everything you need to know to do a better job

One day. Loads of problems. All the answers!

Offices are more than just common human habitats - they are also conflict zones that exert a massive influence on people's behaviour, psyche and well-being. They are akin to small local communities, with their own (largely ...

Rights sold: Korea

Body Intelligence

What you need to know to stay young

How to stay young - even if you're growing old!

When do you start growing old? At 30? At 50? At 70? Or even later? According to scientists, there's no hard and fast rule. Countless scientific studies leave us in no doubt that our lifestyle has a major influence on how youthful ...

How I Set Out to Buy some Milk and Came Home with a Bicycle

The deeper truth behind our decisions

Many of our decisions have no major influence on our lives, while others are a matter of do or die. And some of them are so insane in retrospect that we can hardly believe we took them. A single good or bad decision can change the course of our lives forever. But what influences our decisions?

Rights sold: PR China, Italy, Korea, Taiwan, Latvia, Czech Republic, Turkey

En Route

The Meaning of Travel and the Magic of Adventure

Destination: the world

Achill Moser, "passionate globetrotter and go-getter," invites us to participate in his fascination for the sublime natural environment. In an increasingly swiftly turning world, we need nature as a counterbalance and measure for our own existence, as well as ...


Emotional Leading

The art of leading yourself and others

How to harness the power of inspirational leadership

Our actions are generally geared towards experiencing as many positive and as few negative emotions as possible. That goes for our work as well as our private lives. But what actually generates emotions? How do they come into being?


The Art of Making an Impact

The Secret of Self-promotion

We tend to assume that charismatic people are blessed with a natural gift. But Steve Jobs, Madonna and Angela Merkel all started small. Much of what we do on a daily basis - the clothes we wear, the words we choose, our postures, facial expressions and gestures - is a form of self-presentation.

Consulting Kant

Philosophical life counselling

Kant can sort out your life!

Philosophy as the art of balancing your life: how can we apply the ideas and concepts of the great philosophers to help us resolve the problems life throws at us on a daily basis? This book presents four people who are suffering from loneliness, ...

Rights sold: Turkey

dtv-Atlas Nutrition

With 82 charts in colour by Jörg Mair

Nutrition is a vital part of healthy living, and interest in questions of nutrition is great. While an almost unlimited wealth of groceries is available, many people are disconcerted by constant scandals and no longer know what can be eaten safely. Some people just 'eat what they like', while ...
Rights sold: Russia, Turkey, Ukraine, , Spain

The Little Saboteur Within Us

Identifying and resolving our subconscious resistance

Your inner critic is calling? Call back!

The little saboteur is an element of our personality. It is the reason why we often take things that are important to us to a certain point, but fail to see them through to the end. It is because of this saboteur that we can give others good ...

Rights sold: Italy

The Book of the Heart

A comprehensive guide to heart disease - the number one public health priority

With four-colour illustrations

Marianne Koch takes the reader on a voyage of discovery into the very epicentre of our bodies, the human heart. On this journey, we find out how the heart's energy and its ability to work efficiently are crucial to the well-being and survival of all our ...


Memory

How parents can support their children. Making learning easier with the FOCUS-SCHOOL

»I just can't make it stick!« This is something every parent will have heard. So how can children retain information quickly and permanently?

The third and final volume in the series follows the same pattern as the other manuals. To begin with, the author outlines what is involved in ...

Rights sold: Lithuania, Taiwan, PR China,

First Aid Manual

With 104 illustrations in colour by Jörg Mair

First Aid Can Save a Life

A stable lateral position, mouth-to-mouth resuscitation, CPR - who knows how to do all these things, especially if you haven't taken a first aid course in decades.

Yet there is nothing more irritating than not being able to help in an emergency. We ...