Books by Brights


Psychological Foundations of Success: A Harvard-Trained Scientist Separates the Science of Success from Self-Help Snake Oil

Author: Stephen J. Kraus, Ph.D.
ISBN-10: 0972554017
ISBN-13: 978-0972554015
To Purchase: Amazon.com

Description

Tired of self-help snake oil? Had enough of pop psychology “gurus” who do little more than repeat the same old clichés and self-improvement urban legends? Then check out Psychological Foundations of Success.

This book summarizes the cutting-edge research being conducted in the field of “positive psychology” – the scientific study of happy, successful, highly-achieving people. Although based on solid science, the book offers a practical, five step approach for achieving more:

Step One: Vision – The Science of Figuring Out What You Really Want From Life
Step Two: Strategy – The Science of Turning Lofty Ambitions Into Consistent Action
Step Three: Belief – The Science of Minimizing FUD (Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt)
Step Four: Persistence – The Science of Drive and Determination
Step Five: Learning – The Science of Making “Course Corrections” in Life

About the Author

Dr. Stephen Kraus is a success scientist. As President of peak performance consultancy Next Level Sciences, he helps individuals and organizations take their performance to the next level with science-based tools. An accomplished author, Steve’s research is cited in major psychology textbooks, and he serves as the Resident Psychologist for the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Steve has a Ph.D. in social psychology from Harvard University.


Back to "Books by Brights" Index

The Brights' Net
P.O. Box 163418
Sacramento, CA 95816 USA

E-mail: the-brights@the-brights.net
To be counted as a Bright, please use the registration form.

Copyright © 2014 The Brights' Network. All rights reserved.

 

Creative Commons License
"the brights" logo by The Brights' Net is licensed under a Creative Commons License.
Based on a work at the-brights.net.
Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at http://the-brights.net.