Find Your Strongest Life: What the Happiest and Most Successful Women Do Differently

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Overview

Read Find Your Strongest Life and discover:

  • How to make the most of the role you were born to play
  • How to get others to understand who you really are
  • The successful strategies of other women like you

Check out what women are already saying about Find Your Strongest Life.

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Overview

Read Find Your Strongest Life and discover:

  • How to make the most of the role you were born to play
  • How to get others to understand who you really are
  • The successful strategies of other women like you

Check out what women are already saying about Find Your Strongest Life.

Brooke: When I read the “Ten Myths” that opened the book, I was completely hooked. The statistics are interesting and fresh. I also related to the problem that sets up the book: "Which parts of me should I cut out?" As I read, I could see myself in the Marcus’s big-picture analysis and statistics. The early part of the book made me anticipate a breakthrough. And Marcus delivered. Overall, he explains a woman's dilemma perfectly . . . in fresh terms with a unique spin. The main ideas in each chapter were so engaging. Chapter 6 in particular is worth the price of the book. I have already started looking for strong moments in my life, and I want to tell every woman I know to do the same.It is definitely life-changing.

Rebecca:It was really good. It was awesome. And to be honest, perfect timing for my life. I'm REALLY in that place. I can't tell you how badly I've been depressed for the last several months just trying to figure out what to do differently so I'm not so miserable. On one hand, I'm grateful I have a job still. I have a mortgage and bills and all that. But on the other hand...I can't continue to work at a job that gets me nowhere, is not rewarding, not challenging, and mentally drains me. I really have started avoiding my family because I've become so rude and snippy. It's a bad cycle. BUT...God willing this year (sooner than later) I will be able to put this behind me and do what I love :) Even if it's making half as much money. Thanks for thinking of me to read this. I needed it!

Delaney: I was on a plane as I finished reading the manuscript. I was going to be with my daughter who is a law student. As I finished the pages, Marcus helped me gain a new understanding of myself that stood out like a neon sign: I am the person who helps others build infrastructure, get through situations ,and set everything right. It goes beyond motherhood. I am an event planner by birth. I see big pictures and the components necessary to get from vision to execution. The content helped me to reframe my own thinking. Very helpful. I’m excited to take the online test and see whichrole I'm born to play.

Jennifer: As a working mother, I found theconcept of the book fascinating. There are daily struggles of tryingto balancebeing the perfect wife, mother, and employee, and the book helped me truly understand how to navigate all those demands.

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Editorial Reviews

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Author Marcus Buckingham has earned business bestseller lists with motivational primers such as Now, Discover Your Strengths and First, Break All the Rules. Now this Oprah favorite applies his talents as a fulfillment teacher to work-stressed women. First, typically, he encourages them to break the rules, to disregard myths about balance and disconnection between a woman's home life and her work life. Then he shares lessons that he learned from his wildly successful Oprah workshop that resulted in more than 100,000 unique online contributors. Research-based strength building.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781616853747
  • Publisher: Nelson, Thomas, Inc.
  • Publication date: 9/29/2009
  • Pages: 263
  • Product dimensions: 6.40 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Marcus Buckingham spreads his revolutionary strengths message as a New York Times best-selling author with more than 3.7 million books in print, a popular speaker to audiences of 250,000 each year, and founder of TMBC, a management consulting firm that specializes in strengths-based solutions for organizations worldwide. His previous bestselling books include: First, Break All the Rules, Now, Discover Your Strengths, The One Thing You Need to Know, Go Put Your Strengths To Work, and The Truth About You. He lives with his wife and two children in Los Angeles.
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