DescriptionWhat Jumper Cables are to A Car Battery this Book is to YOUR Attitude
"Good old fashioned advice on how to have a great attitude, delivered in a pithy andinteresting way."
—Karen Leland, bestselling author of Watercooler Wisdom: How Smart People Prosper in the Face of Conflict, Pressure and Change
"Sam Glenn is known for his funny and motivational presentations and for his ability to give people a kick in the attitude. Now he has done it in print."
—Stewart Clifford, Enterprise Media
"Sam Glenn energizes our worldwide audience with his profound sense of humor andgentle wisdom, making this giant in the motivation industry powerful and approachable. Experience his energy firsthand and feel it wake you up to the life you've always dreamed of."
—Markandeya, Life Without Limitation, EnergyTalkRadio.com
"If there were an Attitude Hall of Fame, Sam Glenn and this book would be inducted into it! A Kick in the Attitude is the best book I've ever read on how to take an enthusiasticattitude and crank up your life to a higher, more powerful and successful level!"
—Anne Bruce, professional speaker and author of Discover True North and How to Motivate Every Employee
"Sam gets it when it comes to attitude. Read A Kick in the Attitude to jumpstart whateverybody needs for success—a great attitude."
—Dr. Charles Stone, pastor and author
"No matter what your current 'drama,' the principles in A Kick in the Attitude will give you the motivation to turn any situation around."
—Marlene Chism, author of Success is a Given
"Has the economy of 2009 got you down? Is life throwing lemons at you the size of cannon balls? Then stop and read this book. Sam Glenn is 'The Attitude Guy'! He will get you thinking about you and your attitude, then guide you to the understanding that you, and only you, control your attitude."
—Bob Hamm, Senior Account Manager, Omnipress
Chapter 1 Another Book on Attitude? Yes, but One with a Slight Kick! 1
Chapter 2 How A Kick in the Attitude Transformed a Negative, Uptight, Complaining, Blaming, Depressed Man into ‘‘The Attitude GuyTM’’ 13
Chapter 3 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #1: Everything Starts with Your Attitude 25
Chapter 4 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #2: Transform Your Attitude in the Same Time It Takes to Shower 34
Chapter 5 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #3: The Gateway to a Better Attitude Starts the Moment You Lighten Up! 38
Chapter 6 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #4: Attitude Nourishment—A Small Dose of Vitamin A Can Turn a Dull, Negative Person Positive 49
Chapter 7 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #5: Your Attitude Is Either in the Way, On the Way, or Creating a Way 53
Chapter 8 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #6: If You Don’t Like the Picture of Your Life, Start Painting Something Different 61
Chapter 9 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #7: When You Doubt Yourself, You Defeat Yourself 68
Chapter 10 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #8: Courage Is the Defining Force That Conquers Fear, Average, and Bullies 75
Chapter 11 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #9: You Can’t Move if Your Battery Is Dead—How to Give Your Attitude Muscles 84
Chapter 12 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #10: It’s Not the Season, but How We Respond in the Season That Counts 102
Chapter 13 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #11: Give Yourself Permission to Dream Big Dreams 119
Chapter 14 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #12: The Strength of the Wolf Is in the Pack and the Strength of the Pack Is in the Wolf 128
Chapter 15 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #13: Positive Leadership Inspires and Motivates Teamwork 140
Chapter 16 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #14: Always Take the High Road 149
Chapter 17 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #15: Emotional Management—Tame Your Tiger or It Will Eat You 155
Chapter 18 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #16: FUN—A Simple Cure for Office Indigestion 162
Chapter 19 A Kick in the Attitude Principle #17: Attitude Is Like Chalk Dust—It Gets on Everything You Touch 170
Chapter 20 A Kick In the Attitude Principle #18: What Will Your Legacy Be? 189
And Now for a Wrap Up 197
Attitude in Action Plan 201