The Art of Being Brilliant

The Art of Being Brilliant : Transform Your Life by Doing What Works For You

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A pep talk in your pocket This short, small, highly illustrated book will fill you to the brim with happiness, positivity, wellbeing and, most importantly, success! Andy Cope and Andy Whittaker are experts in the art of happiness and positive psychology and The Art of Being Brilliant is crammed full of good advice, instructive case studies, inspiring quotes, some funny stuff and important questions to make you think about your work, relationships and life. You see being brilliant, successful and happy isn t about dramatic change, it s about finding out what really works for you and doing more of it! The authors lay down their six common-sense principles that will ensure you focus on what you re good at and become super brilliant both at work and at home. A richly illustrated, 2 colour, small book full of humour, inspiring quotes and solid advice A great read with a serious underlying message how to foster positivity and bring about success in every aspect of your life Outlines six common-sense principles that will help you ensure you are the best you can be
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Product details

  • Paperback | 216 pages
  • 128 x 201 x 12mm | 354g
  • Capstone Publishing Ltd
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1. Auflage
  • 0857083716
  • 9780857083715
  • 44,076

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Being brilliant, successful and happy isn't about changing who you are - It's about finding out what works for you, and doing more of it!



The Art of Being Brilliant is crammed full of advice, case studies, quotes, funny stuff and important questions to get you thinking about your work, relationships and life.



You'll discover your strength, learn to make the most of what you've got, identify where you want to be, and take some concrete steps towards your brilliant future.



Read it, do what it says, you'll feel the results reverberate positively in everything you do.



Just be Yourself Brilliantly
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Table of contents

Chapter 1. Fishing for Life 1 Chapter 2. Shiny Happy People 9 Chapter 3. Some of the People, Some of the Time 25 Chapter 4. Glowing on the Outside 41 Chapter 5. Can God Do a Handstand? 53 Chapter 6. Busyness as Usual 67 Chapter 7. Pants on the Outside 83 Chapter 8. Your Beautiful Mind 93 Chapter 9. Nellie Breaks Free 101 Chapter 10. Life Through a Lens 109 Chapter 11. The 90/10 Principle 117 Chapter 12. Tigger is a Trigger (and Eeyore is Too!) 127 Chapter 13. Beware of the Garbage Trucks 139 Chapter 14. Chumbawumba 157 Chapter 15. Share a Hugg 165 Chapter 16. Strengthening Your Strengths 177 Chapter 17. Omnipotent Handstands 185
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Review quote

This short, small, easy to read and highly illustrated book will fill you to the brim with happiness, positivity, wellbeing and most importantly success. i (Entrepreneur Country, October 2012)
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About Andy Cope

Andy Cope & Andy Whittaker are the bestselling authors of The Art of Being Brilliant. Andy Cope is a teacher, trainer, prolific and sought after speaker and even has a PhD in happiness. Seriously. Andy Whitaker is a businessman, NPL trainer and part time stand-up comic. Together they run Art of Brilliance, a training company which works with businesses such as DHL, LloydsTSB, Pirelli, Ginsters, Alton Towers, Toyota, Waitrose, West Midlands Police, IKEA, and Astra Zeneca. Andy Cope, in his other life, is also the author of much loved children's book series Spy Dog which has sold well over 1 million copies!
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