Reaching Your Goals The Ultimate Teen Guide by Anne Courtright
  

Reaching Your Goals The Ultimate Teen Guide

Written by Anne Courtright
Illustrated by Peg Raasch
Part of the It Happened to Me Series

Synopsis

Reaching Your Goals The Ultimate Teen Guide by Anne Courtright

Teens don't often realize that their daydreams can be transformed into real accomplishments. If they take those dreams seriously, and turn thoughts into action, even some of the wildest notions can become reality. Reaching Your Goals: The Ultimate Teen Guide show readers how important setting goals can be to accomplishing whatever they want to. Through the use of No Sweat Quizzes and other unique methods, such as creative visualization and affirmations, Anne Courtright provides teens with the tools to help them achieve not only short-term goals but to realize their greatest potential. Filled with commentary from notable figures in sports, music, film, and business, this book also shows teens how to turn failures into positive stepping-stones to future success. Through examples, activities, and sample action plans, Reaching Your Goals: The Ultimate Teen Guide will help teens map their own paths to success, both in school and life.

Reviews

Courtright's title addresses many of the challenges teens face in finding their path in life and identifying and realizing their goals-employment being one of those. Among real-life stories and examples, teens will find enjoyable and useful No Sweat exercises...entertaining, supportive, and well-documented... School Library Journal, May 2009 A strong device packed with insightful and well-chosen quotes from professionals and a variety of anecdotes that reinforce important points. The suggestions are attainable, positive, helpful, and imaginative...It is a great tool and offers a number of creative solutions and interesting paths when setting goals. VOYA, June / July 2009

About the Author

Anne Courtright is a freelance writer of articles for children and young adults.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
298 pages

Author

Anne Courtright
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Publisher

Scarecrow Press

Publication date

23rd April 2009

ISBN

9780810855724


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