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Jack Canfield

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Jack Canfield earned his Bachelor's of Arts from Harvard and a Master's degree from the University of Massachusetts. he also has an honorary doctorate from the University of Santa Monica. Canfield has been a high school and university teacher, a workshop facilitator, a psychotherapist and a leading näytä lisää authority in the area of self esteem and personal development for approximately 30 years. Canfield is the founder and co-creator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul book series, which has over 36 titles, 53 million copies in print and is translated into over 32 languages. He is the founder of Self Esteem Seminars in Santa Barbara, California, which trains entrepreneurs, educators, corporate leaders and employees in how to accelerate achievement. Canfield is also the founder of the Foundation for Self Esteem which provides self esteem resources and training for social workers, welfare recipients and Human Resource professionals. Some of his clients include Virgin Records, Sony Pictures, Merrill Lynch, Caldwell Banker, Federal Express, Bergen Brunswig Pharmaceuticals and the American Alzheimers Association. In 1987, Canfield was appointed by the California Legislature to the California Task Force to Promote Self Esteem and Personal and Social Responsibility. He is the co-founder of the National Association for Self Esteem, and a member of the association for Holistic Education, as well as the National Association for for Self Esteem, where he was also a past member of the Board of Trustees and the recipient of the 1993 National Leadership Award. He is also a member of the National Staff Development Council and the National Speakers Association. In 1989, Canfield was awarded the Certified Speaking Professional designation, an honor that is held by less than 5% of NSA's membership. In 1997, he was nominated by three of NSA's past presidents for the coveted CPAE designation. Canfield has appeared on such television shows as Oprah, The Today Show, 20/20, Eye to Eye, the NBC Nightly News and the BBC. (Bowker Author Biography) näytä vähemmän
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Tekijän teokset

Chicken Soup for the Soul (1993) 2,850 kappaletta
Chicken Soup (1997) — Toimittaja — 2,587 kappaletta
Chicken Soup (1998) 1,529 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Woman's Soul (1996) 1,494 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Kid's Soul (1998) 1,404 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Christian Soul (1997) 1,348 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover's Soul (1998) 1,106 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Preteen Soul (2000) 1,037 kappaletta
Chicken Soup (2000) 1,020 kappaletta
A 3rd Serving of Chicken Soup (1996) 858 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the College Soul (1999) 669 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Couple's Soul (1999) 626 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Girl's Soul (2005) 458 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Soul at Work (1996) 429 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Writer's Soul (2000) 419 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Golden Soul (2000) 371 kappaletta
The Aladdin Factor (1995) 357 kappaletta
Chicken Soup (2012) 338 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Golfer's Soul (1999) 303 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Parent's Soul (2000) 261 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Nurse's Soul (2001) 211 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Grieving Soul (2003) 209 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Jewish Soul (2001) 209 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Father's Soul (2001) 196 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Country Soul (1998) 190 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Sister's Soul (2002) 186 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Single's Soul (1999) 184 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Soul Cookbook (1995) 164 kappaletta
Dare to Win (1992) 145 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Romantic Soul (2002) 143 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Teen Soul (2007) 127 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Bride's Soul (2004) 118 kappaletta
A Cup of Chicken Soup (1996) 108 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Kid's Soul 2 (2006) 99 kappaletta
Life Lessons For Women (2004) 85 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the NASCAR Soul (2003) 74 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Ocean Lover's Soul (2003) — Toimittaja — 73 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for Every Mom's Soul (2005) 72 kappaletta
Heart At Work (1558) 66 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Child's Soul (2007) 41 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Indian Soul (2008) 36 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Adopted Soul (2008) 27 kappaletta
Chicken Soup for the Latino Soul (2005) 25 kappaletta
Life Lessons for Busy Moms (2007) 25 kappaletta
Self-Esteem & Peak Performance (1987) 24 kappaletta
Gratitude: A Daily Journal (2007) 11 kappaletta
Sopa de pollo para el alma (1997) 7 kappaletta
El Poder de Mantenerse Enfocado (2004) 6 kappaletta
The Big, Bad Bully (2019) 4 kappaletta
Brodo caldo per l'anima: 3 (2002) 4 kappaletta
I Can Believe in Myself (2021) 2 kappaletta
Es suvida, acepte el reto (2001) 2 kappaletta
Whispers of Inspiration (2002) 2 kappaletta
Take 4! Little Book Library Chicken Soup Stories (2000) — Complier — 2 kappaletta
Aladinov faktor (1997) 2 kappaletta
Mastering The Art Of Success (2017) 2 kappaletta
Pérolas de Sabedoria (2014) 1 kappale
The Soul of Success (2015) 1 kappale
Law of Abundance (2012) 1 kappale
Das große Hühnersuppen-Lesebuch (2005) — Tekijä — 1 kappale
Das Erfolgsprinzip (2009) 1 kappale
Osez gagner (1997) 1 kappale
ASK,ASK,ASK 1 kappale
Chicken soup (2010) 1 kappale
Supa de Pui Pentru Suflet (1999) 1 kappale
The Success Secret (2012) 1 kappale
Perlas de Sabiduria (2014) 1 kappale
Odhodlaj sa zvíťaziť (1997) 1 kappale
Atreva-se a vencer (1999) 1 kappale

Associated Works

If Life Is a Game, These Are the Rules (1998) — Esipuhe — 427 kappaletta
The Secret [2006 Documentary film] (2006) — Actor — 156 kappaletta
The Best Guide to Meditation (1998) — Esipuhe — 105 kappaletta
The Courageous Life (2008) — Esipuhe — 3 kappaletta

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Syntymäaika
1944-08-19
Sukupuoli
male
Kansalaisuus
USA
Syntymäpaikka
Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Koulutus
Harvard University (BA|1966)
University of Massachusetts, Amherst (M.Ed|1973)
Ammatit
teacher
psychotherapist
workshop facilitator
Author
Suhteet
Canfield, Oran (son)
Lyhyt elämäkerta
He is a Democrat and a Christian, and his hobbies include tennis, travel, skiing, running, billiards, reading, and guitar. In 1962, he graduated from high school at Linsly Military Institute in Wheeling, West Virginia and he received a BA in Chinese History in 1966 from Harvard University and an MEd at University of Massachusetts Amherst in 1973.[6] In 1971 he married Judith Ohlbaum, with whom he had two children. In 1978 he was named Outstanding Young Man of America by the U.S. Jaycees.[6] On September 9, 1978, he married Georgia Lee Noble, with whom he had a son. They divorced in December 1999. On July 4, 2001, Canfield married for a third time to Inga Marie Mahoney.

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Kirja-arvosteluja

Credo che leggere libri di questo tipo faccia solo bene all'anima e allo spirito.
È vero, possono sembrare solo delle trovate pubblicitarie o comunque delle grandissime americanate..ma..se ci fermiamo a pensare anche solo un istante: cosa impedisce ai nostri pensieri di essere portatori di una qualsivoglia energia? Sempre e solamente noi.
Sono convinta del fatto che se tutti potessimo cambiare modo di pensare e di rapportarci con il mondo, la felicità sarebbe molto più diffusa e con essa anche il benessere non solo individuale ma anche collettivo.
Almeno da provare ;)
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Anshin | Dec 29, 2023 |
���A fabulous book on techniques used by the world's wealthiest and most successful people on productivity, motivation, relationships, finance, and other aspects of their lives. Jack Canfield's writing style is accessible and empowering. The book is filled with anecdotes and the success stories of many people, including folks like Sylvester Stalone and Debbie Macomber. I highlighted quite a few techniques, and already started implementing some of them. I noticed a swift change in the way I think about things, and as a result, an increase in my motivation levels and my productivity. Great read. (A)… (lisätietoja)
 
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Elizabeth_Cooper | 10 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Oct 27, 2023 |
I’m not going to name and shame, but I figured out what to say about CSS#2 when I compared it in my mind to another popular contemporary inspirational memoir. It was a pop Buddhism thing: religion, death, ultimate meaning. The cool kids, and the villain’s cat, dismiss this popularization of intellectual themes as a betray, you know, but for better or worse it is sometimes similar. Of course, it does touch on the difference between deadening to feeling and healthy detachment, but it remains to be said that even attempting healthy detachment is not the right answer for all people at all times. Of course, CSS#2 does mention the mystery of death—it’s nothing to scoff at—but this book also emphasizes various forms of healthy love, you know. I notice in my own case that being embarrassed by love and trying to be “an unenlightened Buddha”, as someone once put it, just ends up making me nom love until I get sick or at least a little tired, whenever love is mentioned, either by the attention-seekers or the scoffers, you know. Like a man in the desert, then all water is holy, and not just the pure, or so it seems…. So, I don’t know, I used to think that decent love was permissible and even “occasionally interesting” 🧐, but now I see it as more desirable. I never really wanted to be a scoffer, as much as an attention-seeker can grate on you in public, you know…. But now I think that giving in to embarrassment all the time is to forget something good. Dale Carnegie (I think it was) seems to me much less dated than some even later sales guys, you know, some of whom are kinda macho, kinda apologetic in their defense of joy…. But anyway, once Dale (or maybe it was Nappy Hill) said, ‘People who are blessed with a highly sexed nature—/yes, blessed/….’
Or as Toni Morrison put it, yes the dirty man loves a dirty love and kills himself, “but the love of a free man is never safe.” You don’t quite get the sense of danger from CSS, it’s true, but there is the sense that you’re endangering your reputation; and I don’t think it’s some average sitcom, you know. It’s the lessons of holy and decent love, and that’s a good thing, right.

…. Lord knows if you find good love, you shouldn’t give it up to become Professor of Knowledge, you know. They won’t really let you be professor of knowledge anyway, and they’ll just call in you for bureaucrat meetings about the correct way to eat cereal, right. —We’re going to have fun in the correct, bureaucratic way; lord knows people don’t want love, they don’t respect that. So c’mon guys, doing the drudgery of life for people you don’t even like, what’s tiresome about that? 🤪

If you find good love, don’t give it up because she’s not the clerk at Knowledge University, College of Bureaucracy, you know. 😸

…. Although they’re thematically similar in an abstract way, the death & dying stories are so much better than the famous Dying Professor memoir I read. “Ah, I never really liked people much. Maybe in the next life, there won’t Be so damn many of them.” Versus, cultivating courage, you know: finding the good.

…. And Mommy has to take care of herself, you know. Otherwise, she’s teaching the girls/the “good” kids to be victims, and the bad boys to play hard and loose because people will take it, you know.

People have a way of taking it for granted that people say that now, or even pretzel-braining a reason to argue just for the sake of arguing/shaming the plebs, or because a lot of radicals don’t want the world to change, deep down—they’re too comfy with the world of sin and judgment and hyper-masculinity, you know.

But it needed to be said, and somebody had to say it; she was right. (And people didn’t always say it like that, either!)

…. There is a value to kindness, and not just to knowledge, or even avoiding harm, as worthy as those two things are.
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goosecap | 3 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Sep 8, 2023 |
Here's what I wrote in 2012 about this read: "Very good - 64 "timeless" principles to setting and achieving big goals. Next up is to use is as a guide to get more effective."
 
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MGADMJK | 10 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Sep 6, 2023 |

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