How to Get What You Really Want. 30th Anniversary Edition
Cindy Fox was a waitress. Now she's a pilot. Peter Johnson was a truck driver. Now he's a dairy farmer. Tina Forbes was a struggling artist. Now she's a successful one. Alan Rizzo was an editor. Now he's a bookstore owner. What they have in common-and what you can share-are Barbara Sher's effective strategies for making real changes in your life. This human, practical program puts your vague yearnings and dreams to work for you-with concrete results. You'll learn how to - Discover your strengths and skills - Turn your fears and negative feelings into positive tools - Diagram the path to your goal-and map out target dates for meeting it - Chart your progress-day by day - Create a support network of contacts and sources - Use a buddy system to keep you on track
"One of the most popular books among those who want their lives to count for something. Barbara Sher is to be commended for making hope practical."-Richard Nelson Bolles, author of What Color Is Your Parachute? "A sprightly, sensible book brimming with advice, suggestions, and examples."- Pittsburgh Press "Comprehensive and inviting . . . eminently practical."- San Francisco Examiner & Chronicle "A most useful and enlightening book."- Houston Post "The most irreverent and refreshing self-help manual now on the market . . . Feisty, funny, and down-to-earth, this book is bound to benefit all those who sense they may have temporarily lost track of their true goals."- New Age Magazine "Wise, compassionate, and pragmatic. Written by an expert for people of all ages who seriously want that something in life."-Theodore Isaac Rubin, M.D.
Barbara Sher, Therapeutin, Karriereberaterin und Erfinderin der Erfolgsteams, bietet in den USA und weltweit Seminare an. Sie lebt in New York. Annie Gottlieb ist freiberufliche Schriftstellerin mit dem Schwerpunkt Psychologie. Sie arbeitet für viele Zeitschriften, unter anderem Mirabella, McCall's, die New York Times Book Review sowie die New York Times.