When it comes to success, attitude is everything
Success begins with attitude. Yet a truly positive, resilient outlook the kind that just won't quit often takes training, self-reflection, and practice.
A Kick in the Attitude provides you with the concrete, proven principles that will put the focus and vigor back into work and life. You'll find ready tools to help you revive your attitude with passion and purpose, and have it working for you, not against you.
Offers detailed tips on converting adversities into direction, strength, and opportunitiesDescribes simple ways to build performance, productivity, and teamworkShows how to tap into your potential to create a sizzle in life, become more confident, and achieve greatness
With a little practice and A Kick in the Attitude, you'll be taking your enthusiasm for work, business, relationships, and life to new heights of possibility.
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.
Chapter 1 Another Book on Attitude? Yes, but One with a Slight Kick! 1 Chapter 2 How A Kick in the Attitude Transformed a Negative, Uptight, Complaining, Blaming, Depressed Man into The Attitude GuyTM 13 Chapter 3 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #1: Everything Starts with Your Attitude 25 Chapter 4 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #2: Transform Your Attitude in the Same Time It Takes to Shower 34 Chapter 5 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #3: The Gateway to a Better Attitude Starts the Moment You Lighten Up! 38 Chapter 6 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #4: Attitude Nourishment A Small Dose of Vitamin A Can Turn a Dull, Negative Person Positive 49 Chapter 7 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #5: Your Attitude Is Either in the Way, On the Way, or Creating a Way 53 Chapter 8 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #6: If You Don t Like the Picture of Your Life, Start Painting Something Different 61 Chapter 9 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #7: When You Doubt Yourself, You Defeat Yourself 68 Chapter 10 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #8: Courage Is the Defining Force That Conquers Fear, Average, and Bullies 75 Chapter 11 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #9: You Can t Move if Your Battery Is Dead How to Give Your Attitude Muscles 84 Chapter 12 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #10: It s Not the Season, but How We Respond in the Season That Counts 102 Chapter 13 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #11: Give Yourself Permission to Dream Big Dreams 119 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 128 Chapter 15 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #13: Positive Leadership Inspires and Motivates Teamwork 140 Chapter 16 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #14: Always Take the High Road 149Chapter 17 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #15: Emotional Management Tame Your Tiger or It Will Eat You 155 Chapter 18 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #16: FUN A Simple Cure for Office Indigestion 162 Chapter 19 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #17: Attitude Is Like Chalk Dust It Gets on Everything You Touch 170 Chapter 20 A Kick In the Attitude Principle #18: What Will Your Legacy Be? 189 And Now for a Wrap Up 197 Attitude in Action Plan 201 Index 205