A Kick in the Attitude: An Energizing Approach to Recharge your Team, Work, and Life

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What Jumper Cables are to A Car Battery this Book is to YOUR Attitude

"Good old fashioned advice on how to have a great attitude, delivered in a pithy andinteresting way."
—Karen Leland, bestselling author of Watercooler Wisdom: How Smart People Prosper in the Face of Conflict, Pressure and Change

"Sam Glenn is known for his funny and motivational presentations and for his ability to give people a kick in the attitude. Now he has done it in ...

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Overview

What Jumper Cables are to A Car Battery this Book is to YOUR Attitude

"Good old fashioned advice on how to have a great attitude, delivered in a pithy andinteresting way."
—Karen Leland, bestselling author of Watercooler Wisdom: How Smart People Prosper in the Face of Conflict, Pressure and Change

"Sam Glenn is known for his funny and motivational presentations and for his ability to give people a kick in the attitude. Now he has done it in print."
—Stewart Clifford, Enterprise Media

"Sam Glenn energizes our worldwide audience with his profound sense of humor andgentle wisdom, making this giant in the motivation industry powerful and approachable. Experience his energy firsthand and feel it wake you up to the life you've always dreamed of."
—Markandeya, Life Without Limitation, EnergyTalkRadio.com

"If there were an Attitude Hall of Fame, Sam Glenn and this book would be inducted into it! A Kick in the Attitude is the best book I've ever read on how to take an enthusiasticattitude and crank up your life to a higher, more powerful and successful level!"
—Anne Bruce, professional speaker and author of Discover True North and How to Motivate Every Employee

"Sam gets it when it comes to attitude. Read A Kick in the Attitude to jumpstart whateverybody needs for success—a great attitude."
—Dr. Charles Stone, pastor and author

"No matter what your current 'drama,' the principles in A Kick in the Attitude will give you the motivation to turn any situation around."
—Marlene Chism, author of Success is a Given

"Has the economy of 2009 got you down? Is life throwing lemons at you the size of cannon balls? Then stop and read this book. Sam Glenn is 'The Attitude Guy'! He will get you thinking about you and your attitude, then guide you to the understanding that you, and only you, control your attitude."
—Bob Hamm, Senior Account Manager, Omnipress

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470528051
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 1/7/2010
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 210
  • Sales rank: 540,734
  • Product dimensions: 6.06 (w) x 8.86 (h) x 0.83 (d)

Meet the Author

Sam Glenn is known as The Attitude Guy and founder of Attitude Digest magazine. He delivers more than 100 invigorating and inspirational speeches a year to organizations that believe the right "Attitude" is a vital ingredient to achieving success. Once down on his own luck, Sam Glenn now offers his experience, research, and advice to get people positively charged for taking action and achieving positive results.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Another Book on Attitude? Yes, but One with a Slight Kick.

Chapter 2 How A Kick in the Attitude Transformed a Negative, Uptight, Complaining, Blaming, Depressed Man into “The Attitude Guy™”.

Chapter 3 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #1: Everything Starts with Your Attitude.

Chapter 4 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #2: Transform Your Attitude in the Same Time It Takes to Shower.

Chapter 5 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #3: The Gateway to a Better Attitude Starts the Moment You Lighten Up!

Chapter 6 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #4: Attitude Nourishment—A Small Dose of Vitamin A Can Turn a Dull, Negative Person Positive.

Chapter 7 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #5: Your Attitude is Either in the Way, On the Way, or Creating a Way.

Chapter 8 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #6: If You Don't Like the Picture of Your Life, Start Painting Something Different.

Chapter 9 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #7: When You Doubt Yourself, You Defeat Yourself.

Chapter 10 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #8: Courage Is the Defining Force That Conquers Fear, Average, and Bullies.

Chapter 11 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #9: You Can't Move if Your Battery is Dead—How to Give Your Attitude Muscles.

Chapter 12 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #10: It's Not the Season, but How We Respond in the Season That Counts.

Chapter 13 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #11: Give Yourself Permission to Dream Big Dreams.

Chapter 14 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #12: The Strength of the Wolf Is in the Pack and the Strength of the Pack Is in the Wolf.

Chapter 15 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #13: Positive Leadership Inspires and Motivates Teamwork.

Chapter 16 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #14: Always Take the High Road.

Chapter 17 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #15: Emotional Management—Tame Your Tiger or It will Eat You.

Chapter 18 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #16: Fun—A Simple Cure for Office Indigestion.

Chapter 19 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #17: Attitude Is Like Chalk Dust—It Gets on Everything Your Touch.

Chapter 20 A Kick In the Attitude Principle #18: What Will Your Legacy Be?

And Now for a Wrap Up.

Attitude in Action Plan.

Index. 

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 5, 2010

    Must read for 2010

    A Kick in the Attitude is an absolute must read. Sam has filled this book with entertaining stories, useful tips, and powerful tools which will give you the motivation and resources to change your life. He uses real life examples of the impact that attitude can have on your life and how your attitude can influence those around you. After reading this book you will be able to maximize your potential and enhance your relationships through your attitude. This is a fun and powerful read which you will definitely want to share with friends, coworkers, family. I loved this book and I can't wait to read Sam's next book!

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