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What Is Your What: Discover the One Amazing Thing You Were Born to Doby Steve Olsher
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Praise for What Is Your WHAT?
"Every once in awhile a book comes along that stands out in its ability to really help people. If you are one of those people who feels unsatisfied with your work or still haven't figured out what you want to do when you grow up, read this book, do the brilliantly constructed exercises, and watch your life transform."
"We are told the biggest regret shared by people in their final days is they did not live an authentic life. Busy living out the expectations of others, they tried to be 'responsible' and 'practical,' but missed the one thing that would have made them great. In this timely book, Steve draws from the examples of people living their WHAT to give each of us a step-by-step process for living authentically. Prepare to become who you were born to be."
"Steve Olsher has done a stellar job in reminding us of the key to really engaging with our life and work. A direct, engaging, and useful manual for connecting with our own unique signatures and why that matters."
"Challenging, thought-provoking, and insightful—a great exploration into becoming who you are meant to be."
"In a world full of fuzziness and confusion, this book is like a tiny grenade of clarity. Sharp, smart, and to the point, it's a perfect way to figure out your WHAT."
One person has the power to change the world, impact millions of lives, and leave a legacy for lifetimes to come. That person is . . . YOU!
In What Is Your WHAT?, Steve Olsher, award-winning author and founder of The Reinvention Workshop, reveals his proven process for cultivating a life of purpose, conviction, and contribution by identifying and creating a plan of action for bringing the ONE thing you were born to do to fruition. It is a timely step-by-step guide that will propel you towards achieving both peace and prosperity by sharing your unique gift with the world.
Featuring inspirational stories of trial, tribulation, and triumph, as well as examples of public figures such as Guy Kawasaki, Chris Brogan, Mari Smith, and Jack Canfield who sat down with Steve to discuss how they made their critical shift from pursuing commodity-driven opportunities to honoring their singular blueprint, What Is Your WHAT? will help you identify what puts fire in your soul.
With Steve's inspiring direction, you'll learn how to:
Olsher's singular approach to realizing permanent, positive change blends his own proprietary methods with ancient wisdom and revolutionary lessons from modern thought leaders. Leverage this powerful system to discover your WHAT and realize ultimate achievement in business and life. The world is waiting for you!
Are you ready to discover your WHAT—that is, the 1 amazing thing you were born to do? Would you like to powerfully impact both those who share this lifetime with you and those of lifetimes to come?
In What Is Your WHAT? author Steve Olsher reveals his proven process that has helped thousands answer YES to these life-changing questions and cultivate a life of purpose, conviction, and contribution by identifying and creating a plan of action for bringing the 1 thing they were born to do to fruition. It is a timely, step-by-step guide that will guide you towards making both a fortune and a difference sharing your unique gift with the world.
Steve’s singular approach to realizing permanent, positive change blends proprietary methods with ancient wisdom and revolutionary lessons from modern thought leaders. Leverage this proven system to discover your WHAT and realize ultimate achievement in business and life.
About the Author
STEVE OLSHER is an entrepreneur; creator/founder of The Reinvention Workshop; award-winning author of Internet Prophets: The World's Leading Experts Reveal How to Profit Online; creator/cohost of one of the industry's leading Internet, mobile, and marketing live events, Internet Prophets LIVE!; keynote speaker; co-star of the film, The Keeper of the Keys; and media veteran who has appeared on ABC TV, Fox TV, NBC TV, CNBC.com and more than 300 radio shows, including national programs hosted by Lou Dobbs, Jim Bohannon, and "Mancow" Muller.
Table of Contents
PART I Establish the Foundation 13
CHAPTER 1 Introduction to the Four Stages of Learning 15
CHAPTER 2 The Vortex of Vulnerability 23
CHAPTER 3 The Vortex of Invincibility 35
CHAPTER 4 The Next Stages of Learning 47
CHAPTER 5 The Pinnacle 56
PART II Realize Permanent, Positive Change 73
CHAPTER 6 The Seven Life-Altering Principles (The S.L.A.P.) 75
CHAPTER 7 Life-Altering Principle #1: YaNo 79
CHAPTER 8 Life-Altering Principle #2: Reclaim the Canyon 86
CHAPTER 9 Life-Altering Principle #3: The Sufficiency Theory 92
CHAPTER 10 Life-Altering Principle #4: Retrain Your Brain 103
CHAPTER 11 Life-Altering Principle #5: The Altar of Jack’s Cathedral 114
CHAPTER 12 Life-Altering Principle #6: The Not-So-Golden Rule 126
CHAPTER 13 Life-Altering Principle #7: The Slow Death of Not Being the Star 132
PART III Become Who You Were Born to Be 141
CHAPTER 14 What Is Your WHAT?—An Introduction 143
CHAPTER 15 Identifying Your WHAT: Step One 153
CHAPTER 16 Identifying Your WHAT: Steps Two and Three 173
CHAPTER 17 You’ve Found Your WHAT. . .Now What?! 187
CHAPTER 18 Forge Your Path, Create Your Legacy 205
About the Author 21
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