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

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Hyperion Books, Dec 28, 2005 - Self-Help - 272 pages
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The premise is simple: A person's ideal life, especially their career, can be carefully conceived and crafted. Based on Dr. Rao's popular course "Creativity and Personal Mastery" at Columbia University's Graduate School of Business, this book offers a series of readings, exercises, and lessons drawn from both spiritual and commercial situations that enable you to reconstruct and improve your professional world. This transformation will turn your life around and help you become exponentially more effective in your chosen career and thereby flourish in all aspects of your life. Whether you are questioning the value of money or the core values of your life, this book is a powerful tool that will help you to "discover the purpose that can suffuse your life and bring stars to your eyes."

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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

Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
AN IDEAL LIFE
17
THREE
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About the author (2005)

Srikumar S. Rao is an adjunct professor at Columbia Business School, teaches at London Business School, and is a professor at Long Island University. A former contributing editor for Forbes, Financial World, and Success magazines, he has been featured and quoted in the national media, including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, and Fortune. He has consulted with leading corporations nationwide and holds a Ph.D. in marketing from Columbia University. He lives in Commack, New York.

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