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Option B : facing adversity, building resilience, and finding joy, Sheryl Sandberg, Adam Grant

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Option B : facing adversity, building resilience, and finding joy
Title
Option B
Title remainder
facing adversity, building resilience, and finding joy
Statement of responsibility
Sheryl Sandberg, Adam Grant
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Language
eng
Summary
In 2015, Sheryl Sandberg's husband, Dave Goldberg, died suddenly at the age of forty-eight. Sandberg and her two young children were devastated, and she was certain that their lives would never have real joy or meaning again. Just weeks later, Sandberg was talking with a friend about the first father-child activity without a father. They came up with a plan for someone to fill in. But I want Dave, she cried. Her friend put his arm around her and said, Option A is not available. So let's just kick the shit out of Option B. Everyone experiences some form of Option B. We all deal with loss: jobs lost, loves lost, lives lost. The question is not whether these things will happen but how we face them when they do. Thoughtful, honest, revealing and warm, Option B weaves Sandberg's experiences coping with adversity with new findings from Adam Grant and other social scientists. The book features stories of people who recovered from personal and professional hardship, including illness, injury, divorce, job loss, sexual assault and imprisonment. These people did more than recover-many of them became stronger. Option B offers compelling insights for dealing with hardships in our own lives and helping others in crisis. It turns out that post-traumatic growth is common-even after the most devastating experiences many people don't just bounce back but actually bounce forward. And pre-traumatic growth is also possible: people can build resilience even if they have not experienced tragedy. Sandberg and Grant explore how we can raise strong children, create resilient communities and workplaces, and find meaning, love and joy in our lives
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
VALP
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Sandberg, Sheryl
Dewey number
155.937092
Literary form
non fiction
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Grant, Adam M.
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  • Sandberg, Sheryl
  • Bereavement
  • Grief
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Resilience (Personality trait)
  • Large print books
Target audience
adult
Label
Option B : facing adversity, building resilience, and finding joy, Sheryl Sandberg, Adam Grant
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
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text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
000060700574
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
366 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780525590088
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)1003325981
Label
Option B : facing adversity, building resilience, and finding joy, Sheryl Sandberg, Adam Grant
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
000060700574
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
366 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780525590088
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)1003325981

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