The Art of Deliberate Success: Transform Your Professional and Personal Life

  • 5h 19m
  • David Keane
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2013

Everyone wants to succeed in life, but not everyone knows how. Success isn't just a result of luck and hard work; you also need to know how to define success for yourself and put yourself in the right frame of mind to achieve it. Based on a powerful ten-part framework, The Art of Deliberate Success presents ten chapters that help you identify strengths and weaknesses so you can focus your attention and effort where it matters most.

The book includes an online self-assessment tool that helps you pinpoint the areas you need to focus on, followed by chapters dedicated to helping you focus on what matters, using language more effectively, mastering your behaviour, getting things done, and ultimately reach your goals.

  • Based on the author's 24 years of professional experience and research
  • Presents a flexible and effective system that allows you to achieve goals that are professional or personal in nature
  • Features a special online self-assessment tool for identifying strengths and weaknesses and personalising your self-development

Informal, easy-to-read, and highly effective, The Art of Deliberate Success is the ideal guide for professionals who want to reach new heights and stay there.

In this Book

  • The Art Of Deliberate Success—Transform Your Professional and Personal Life
  • Prologue—living by choice, not by chance
  • The Deliberate Quotient (DQ)® Quiz
  • Decide—what’s important
  • Eliminate—focusing on the important
  • Language—your internal soundtrack
  • Information—managing inward and outward flows
  • Beliefs—guiding your behaviour
  • Energy—synchronising your body and mind
  • Responsibility—accepting and taking ownership
  • Action—getting work done
  • Time—achieving your priorities
  • Evaluate—managing your overall performance
  • Epilogue—Living With Success
  • Recommended reading
  • My story