How to Deal with Annoying People: What to Do When You Can't Avoid Them
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How to Deal with Annoying People: What to Do When You Can't Avoid Them

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The world is filled with annoying people, but here is hope and help Churches, individuals, couples, employees, and managers will benefit from this look at personality styles and close, sometimes conflicted, interaction. Readers will discover why they are annoyed by others, why others are annoyed by them, and what they can do to create fantastic relationships in their lives...more
Paperback, 308 pages
Published March 1st 2005 by Harvest House Publishers
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We all have them. Those irritating, annoying people in our lives that make us cringe and grit our teeth when they come around.

So what do you do if you can’t avoid them?

How To Deal With Annoying People may just answer that question!

Written by two friends who have years of professional experience between them, Bob Phillips and Kimberly Alyn share real-life illustrations and examples of how to handle those people in your life who threaten your sanity.

Most interesting to me were the chapters on h...more
Jansen
Aug 26, 2012 Jansen rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommended to Jansen by: Roger Williams
Shelves: leadership, people
Excellent Book. Two main parts, both great - Understanding personality differences & dealing with conflict.
The personality terms are easy to understand, though I do miss the fun of the animal names. I also think the personality test could have been better, but it brings a good perspective on how the personalities relate (ask/tell and task/people) and gives you enough practice identifying types that you could just as easily guess your personality by the end. Secondary personality and strength...more
Mom
This is a very helpful book that allows you to categorize others (and even more interesting, understand yourself a little better) as to the type of personality they have and how they react to situations. Anecdotal evidence is shared and the ultimate goal (achievable, if you really believe in it) is to deal with the people around you every day with facility. There is a Christian thread throughout the book which may or may not be helpful to you personally, but the advice is extremely useful in ter...more
Alyssa
This is a REALLY great book if you have alot of annoying people around you. No seriously this is an EXTREMELY good book!!!!!!!!!!! (It might even be my favourite.)
moux
how to deal with annoying people? the anwser is in the bible... love your neighbour etc... this is what this book will tell you...
Sally
This book is good in theory. It's actually quite spiritual and might not be appropriate for everyone.
Randy Carter
Loved this book!
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Bob Phillips is a licensed marriage, family, and child counselor and a master quotation collector. He is the author of 40 books, with total sales of more than 6 million copies. Bob is also director-at-large of Hume Lake Christian Camps in California.
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