Wishcraft: How to Get what You Really Want

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Ballantine Books, 2003 - Business & Economics - 272 pages
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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

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I've had this book for at least 20 years and have picked it up and put it down several times with no results. I am now at a point in my life when I am receptive to the "message" of this book. There ... Read full review

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Recommended by many readers of Bolles' What Color is Your Parachute? I'm glad it was. Practical advice about focusing on and achieving one's goals. Read full review

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About the author (2003)

Barbara Sher is a therapist and career counselor who conducts workshops all over the United States and throughout the world. She has been featured on Oprah and Donahue, as well as in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and USA Today. Her bestsellers include Wishcraft, Teamworks!, and I Could Do Anything If I Only Knew What It Was. Heard on the radio in cities all over America every day, Sher lives in New York City.

Annie Gottlieb is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in Mirabella, McCall's, and The New York Times. She is the author of Do You Believe in Magic?: Bringing the Sixties Back Home and the coauthor of Wishcraft: How to Get What You Really Want.

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