Valuable for the clinician as well as the lay person.
In contrast to the positive thinkers, this book argues that negative thinkers are more intelligent and more effective at work contrary to what many managers think.
The personality quiz in the book helps you to understand yourself and people you know, and how best to relate to different types of people.
I had to read the book for school. I did not enjoy it! The author keeps on saying the same stuff over and over again.Published 5 months ago by Rocio P.
Julie Norem gives a name to how I have long gone about dealing with the what-ifs in my life and in my line of work. Read morePublished 5 months ago by The Angry Charlottean
I love this book !! It proved things to me that I have thought were true my entire life. Finally, someone put it on paper. Read morePublished 17 months ago by A. Phillips
As a pesimists, I really enjoy this book. Julie Norem's description about defensive pessimism really fits my experience in dealing in various issues. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Landau
I purchased this for my daughter who is anxious about everything. I have read some and found it useful for me when talking to her. Read morePublished on June 14, 2011 by lindah
In contrast to the positive thinkers, this book argues that negative thinkers are more intelligent and more effective at work contrary to what many managers think.Published on September 16, 2009 by W. Johnson
A must read if for no other reason than Julie Norem has brought to light a highly functional problem solving style. Read morePublished on July 30, 2007 by Betsy Landau
I found it fantastic. I learnt so much about myself and it helped me understand how other relationships were different and why. I didnt even relise so much of what I did. Read morePublished on January 11, 2007 by V. Marks
Most Females (or other minority groups) appear to practice the management philosophy of Dr. Norem's positive negativism, perhaps because typically being followers rather than... Read morePublished on May 6, 2004 by Patricia B. Ross