Necessary Endings: The Employees, Businesses, and Relationships That All of Us Have to Give Up in Order to Move Forward

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Harper Collins, Jan 18, 2011 - Business & Economics - 256 pages
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“If you’re hesitant to pull the trigger when things obviously aren't working out, Henry Cloud’s Necessary Endings may be the most important book you read all year.” —Dave Ramsey, New York Times bestselling author of The Total Money Makeover

“Cloud is a wise, experienced, and compassionate guide through [life’s] turbulent passages.” —Bob Buford, bestelling author of Halftime and Finishing Well; founder of the Leadership Network

Henry Cloud, the bestselling author of Integrity and The One-Life Solution, offers this mindset-altering method for proactively correcting the bad and the broken in our businesses and our lives. Cloud challenges readers to achieve the personal and professional growth they both desire and deserve—and gives crucial insight on how to make those tough decisions that are standing in the way of a more successful business and, ultimately, a better life.
 

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User Review  - jmoncton - LibraryThing

When parts of our lives end, we often feel sadness, remorse, or approach the ending with a sense of foreboding or hesitation. Necessary Endings shows us a different way to look at endings in our lives ... Read full review

DELETE those that make you miserable!

User Review  - misslila - Overstock.com

Great advice in this book. Deleting those in your life that make you miserable WILL MAKE YOU FEEL GREAT! Some relationships family included just dont work! Read full review

Contents

Growth Depends on Getting Rid of
15
Welcome the Seasons
35
The Difference Between
53
Realistic Hopeless
73
The Difference Between
91
Identifying
119
Stay Motivated and Energized
149
How to Tackle Internal and External Barriers
173
The Magic of SelfSelection
193
The Importance of Metabolizing
211
Its All About the Future
227
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Dr. Henry Cloud is an acclaimed leadership expert, psychologist, and New York Times bestselling author whose books have sold over 10 million copies. In 2014, Success magazine named Dr. Cloud one of the top 25 most influential leaders in personal growth and development. He graduated from Southern Methodist University with a BS in psychology and completed his PhD in clinical psychology at Biola University. 

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