A 4th Course of Chicken Soup for the Soul by Jack Canfield
101 More Stories to Open the Heart and Rekindle the Spirit

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The fourth installment in the Chicken Soup for the Soul series promises to be even more popular than its predecessors. The perfect gift for friends, family and business associates is now available in A 4th Course.


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Jack Canfield 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 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. Hanoch McCarty is one of America's most sought-after keynote speakers. He is famous for his high energy, the appropriateness of his examples and stories, the drama and humor of his presentations, and the fact that he always interacts with his audiences in the most exciting way. He researches and custom designs each presentation. His clients say that they've noticed conference participants are more involved, more active in each session and more satisfied with the entire conference when they've had a Hanoch McCarty keynote! The energy he imparts is infectious: he's got a flair for humor, for communicating his belief that we each can make a real difference if we truly commit to that goal. He is the most energetic presenter you'll ever see: he flies around the room. Using his own wireless microphone, he is able to reach every corner of the room and involve each and every member of the audience. The laughter is loud, the insights he imparts are deep and long-lasting. Hanoch gives over 80 presentations each year all over the world. He has spoken in 16 countries including mainland China, Japan and Norway. He has spoken in most major cities in the United States as well. His client list includes: Quad/Graphics Corporation, Johnson & Johnson, Ortho Biotech, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the U.S. Department of the Interior, the Internal Revenue Service, the U.S. Forest Service, Houston Public Schools, Dade County Schools, Broward County Schools, Nebraska Association of School Administrators, Arizona Association of School Administrators, the University of Phoenix, University of Dayton, Foster Grandparent Program, and similar groups all over the country. He speaks to school systems, college faculties, professional associations, medical practices, health maintenance organizations, dental groups, hospital staffs, law practices and industry groups. He is the author of many books and training programs, including: Self Esteem in the Classroom: The Experts Speak; Growing Pains in the Classroom; Ten Keys to Successful Parent Involvement; Weekends: Great Ideas for Memorable Adventures; and Speaking to the Heart. With his wife Meladee, he is coauthor of five books, including the bestsellers, A 4 th Course of Chicken Soup for the Soul, Chicken Soup for the Grandparent's Soul, Acts of Kindness: How to Create a Kindness Revolution; A Year of Kindness: 365 Ways to Spread Sunshine; and The Daily Journal of Kindness. Hanoch's presentations have included Finding the 'Easy Button': Reaching and Teaching the Fragile Learners at the Bottom of Every Class, You Can Make THE Difference!, The Awesome Power of Your Family's Stories, The Hidden Power of Kindness in the Workplace; Self-Esteem: The Bottom Line in Employee Motivation and Productivity; and many presentations for public and private schools on the connection between self-esteem and school achievement. Bestspeaker.com PO . Box 66 Galt, CA 95632-0066
Published April 1, 1997 by HCI. 376 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Religion & Spirituality, Self Help. Non-fiction

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The authors of the Chicken Soup for the Soul books (Canfield and Hansen) now team up with the Acts of Kindness authors to bring forth yet another collection of sentimental anecdotes. These stories are

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The authors of the Chicken Soup for the Soul books (Canfield and Hansen) now team up with the Acts of Kindness authors to bring forth yet another collection of sentimental anecdotes.

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