Are You Ready to Succeed?: An Unconventional Guide to Personal Transformation in Work and in Life

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Rider, 2007 - Self-actualization (Psychology) - 255 pages
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Srikumar Rao teaches a hugely popular course at both London and Columbia Business Schools. He helps his students define their personal ethics and goals, and how to reach them, and starts them on a journey that will last them a lifetime. Now, in this extraordinary book, Dr Rao's unique approach is available to a far wider audience.

Using his own unconventional methods, including exercises and lessons adapted from many traditions, he explains how to:

* Work out who you are, and where you are going

* Find out how you really view the world

* Discover the joy of effortless action

* Sharpen your ability to focus

* Discover true freedom and happiness

Are You Ready to Succeed? is in a different league altogether from most business books already on offer. If you too would like to be in another league, this fresh, accessible and groundbreaking guide to a meaningful and successful life is the one for you.

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Review: Are You Ready to Succeed?: Unconventional Strategies to Achieving Personal Mastery in Business and Life

User Review  - Jackie Curry - Goodreads

Geared to people just starting out their career, but the exercises are really good for anyone who wants to make a positive change in their work life. Great annotated reading list. Read full review

Review: Are You Ready to Succeed?: Unconventional Strategies to Achieving Personal Mastery in Business and Life

User Review  - Lori Grant - Goodreads

A must-read book on success frameworks in self development for knowledge workers, managers, executives, and entrepreneurs. Read full review

About the author (2007)

Srikumar Rao was born in Mumbai, India, and received a degree in Physics from St. Stephen's College, Delhi University and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. He then moved to the United States and took a doctorate in Marketing from the Graduate School of Business, Columbia University. He has worked and consulted with leading American corporations including Warner Communications, McGraw-Hill, Pan Am, Citigroup and GTE as well as international companies such as Reuters and Sony.

His pioneering course Creativity and Personal Mastery is the only business school course that has its own alumni association. His work has received extensive media coverage in countries around the world. He is an adjunct professor at Columbia Business School and London Business School and the Louis and Johanna Vorzimer Professor of Marketing at the C. W. Post campus of Long Island University.

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