Number of pages: 115
Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers
BBB Library: Personal Success
In Know Can Do!, bestselling author Ken Blanchard, Success Motivation Institute founder Paul J. Meyer, and ace motivational speaker and consultant Dick Ruhe use a story about an author with questions and an entrepreneur with answers to offer a simple and systematic approach for learning more efficiently and using that knowledge to make lasting changes. People who have mastered learning are free to be creative and make big things happen. In fact, John F. Kennedy once remarked that leadership and learning are indispensable to each other. This powerful book will help people at all levels develop the mind-set and the skill set to achieve extraordinary results.
"Know Can Do! teaches people at all levels how to apply life-changing techniques to reach their fullest potential." - Achieve Max
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