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This Book Will Make You Successful

By Jo Usmar

  • Paperback
  • £8.99

Find success in both your professional and your personal life.

'Take on January with new-found serenity with this series of self-help books' Stylist

Find success in both your professional and your personal life.

Success means different things to different people, yet there are essential key skills and knowledge that will help you to achieve your goals, whatever they are - be it progressing in your career, getting a pay rise, setting up your own business or negotiating Christmas dinner arrangements with your in-laws.

This Book Will Make You Successful is a straight-talking and practical guide to getting what you want out of life. Using extensive research, plus interviews with professionals across all fields of expertise, Jo Usmar delivers strategies for becoming successful in both your work and your day-to-day life. This little book covers everything from networking, conflict resolution, stress management, productivity and being more persuasive, to not feeling like a fraud and moving on from setbacks. Prepare to feel both motivated and motivational, confident, productive and courageous. So many other books on 'success' confine themselves to target-hitting and positive thinking. This is broader, hugely useful, and entertaining to read.

Chapters include: goal-setting exercises, anti-procrastination techniques, stress management, persuasion strategies, negotiation tips, mistake management, productivity tools, creativity boosters, work-life balance, managing difficult conversations (and difficult people).

Praise for the This Book Will series:

'Top tips for making your life loads better.' Cosmo

'The answer to all my problems.' Katie Piper

Biographical Notes

Jo Usmar is the co-author of six titles in the This Book Will Make You series and sole author of This Book Will Make You Fearless and This Book Will Make You Successful.

Through her work as a journalist for magazines, newspapers and websites including the Telegraph, Huffington Post, Stylist, ShortList, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, the Mirror and Look, Jo is well known for her entertaining tone and light touch with tricky subjects. She has appeared on Radio 4 Woman's Hour and Sky News discussing her work and is the founder of the Instagram self-help vlog project Bite Sized Psych.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781786481436
  • Publication date: 29 Dec 2016
  • Page count: 176
  • Imprint: Quercus

Praise for This Book Will series:

Top tips for making your life loads better.

— Cosmo
The answer to all my problems — Katie Piper
Take on January with new-found serenity with this series of self-help books. — Stylist
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