Start where you are : life lessons in getting from where you are to where you want to be / Chris Gardner with Mim Eichler Rivas.
Contributor(s): Rivas, Mim Eichler.Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Amistad, c2009Edition: 1st ed.Description: xi, 300 p.; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780061537110 :; 006153711X :.Subject(s): Gardner, Chris (Chris P.) | Conduct of life | Self-realization | Success | Self-actualization (Psychology)DDC classification: 158.1
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The author shares the life lessons that enabled him to rise from a homeless single father to a millionaire businessman and outlines steps for recovering from professional or physical setbacks and finding the motivation to pursue new challenges.
Start where you are: universal lessons for pursuit -- The thorny and golden past: personal lessons drawn from the past -- Hitting the anvil: marketplace lessons for success -- Your empowerment zone: life-changing lessons for mastery -- Spiritual genetics: spiritual lessons for connecting to your higher power -- The good old everyday: ordinary lessons for happyness [sic] -- Takeaways: get 'em and go.