Managing Self

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Implicit Bias

Multiple Role Management

Myers Briggs Type Indicator

  • Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. Carol Pfeiffer, Ph.D., July 5, 2016: The Myers-Briggs type indicator will help you think about your own preferences for gathering information and using it, and how those preferences impact your interactions with others. (15:50) Paw print
  • The Power of Introverts. Susan Cain. 2012. (18:56) Ted Talk logo


Seeking Mentors

Stress Management

  • Who Moved my Cheese?, by Spencer Johnson (1998). This is a book about dealing with change.
  • Wherever You Go There You Are, by Jon Kabat-Zinn (2005). This is a book about mindfulness meditation in everyday life.
  • Don't Sweat the Small Stuff… And It's All Small Stuff, by Richard Carlson (2005). A book about how to keep from letting the little things in your life get to you.
  • The Relaxation and Stress Reduction Workbook, by Martha Davis, Elizabeth Robbins Eshelman, and Matthew McKay (6th edition, 2008). Includes step-by-step techniques for coming the body and the mind.
  • The Worry Workbook, by Les Carter and Frank Minirth (2000). Practical steps and interactive exercises.

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  • Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity, by David Allen. 2002. Penquin Books.
  • First Things First, by Stephen R. Covey, A. Roger Merrill, and Rebecca R. Merrill. 1994. Simon & Schuster.