A Critique Of “Think And Grow Rich”
“Think And Grow Rich” by Napolean Hill follows on from Wallace Wattles work “The Science Of Getting Rich” and is a more robust and practical look at the steps to success. Most of the claims about how the book was written are not true, nor should we be too put off by the proven shady and criminal aspect of Napolean Hill’s business life. This is an interesting and stimulating read with a number of tried and tested success principles.A Critique Of “The Science Of Getting Rich”
“The Science of Getting Rich” was written by Wallace Wattles and published in 1910. This book is a core part of the foundation of the modern self help movement and the material promoted by people like Tony Robbins, Jack Canfield, Robert Kiyosaki, Zig Ziglar, Wayne Dyer, Joe Vitali and so many others. This book is the inspiration and source for Rhonda Byrnes’ “The Secret” and promotion of the Law Of Attraction [LOA] which has become the financial juggernaut that all of the aforementioned motivational writers and trainers have jumped onto.Who Or What Is Abraham Hicks? Genuine Or A Charlatan?
Abraham Hicks comprises two entities. Firstly the Hicks element is Esther Hicks, who frequently identifies as “Abraham Hicks”, and is an American business woman who together with her late husband Jerry Hicks – a former top level Amway salesman – has co-written nine books and presented numerous workshops on the law of attraction. The second entity is a spirit (or group of spirits) self identifying as “Abraham”. Esther Hicks claims to channel this spirit…Why Procrastination Must Be Addressed Proactively?
Although, most people define procrastination, as, putting – off, until tomorrow, things, we should have done, today, for many, of us, these actions, would have made, far more sense, to do, yesterday! Far, too often, we delay, taking certain, sensible steps, either, due to fears, lack of personal courage, an ill – perceived, notion, things will go – away, on their own, etc, but, the reality, generally, is, only, by facing the facts, and proactively, moving forward, will we have any chance, of making things better, etc! With that, in mind, this article will attempt to, briefly, consider, examine, review,…7 Steps Great Leaders Take To Make Changes For The Better
During electoral campaigns, many candidates state, they will make changes, but, what good, are these, unless/ until, they are truly, for the better? In, my, over four decades of involvement, in nearly, all areas, related to leadership, from identifying and qualifying, to training, and developing, and, finally, consulting, to thousands of actual, and/ or, potential leaders, as well as serving, on multiple occasions, personally, as one, I have emphasized, and stressed, how important, it is, to think issues, through, thoroughly, and ensure, change, is for the better, and will make a quality, difference, for a specific organization. With that in…