USE THE SECRETS OF THE STARS
From one of Hollywood's premier star-makers--a four-step plan for becoming a star in everyday life
From the high school homecoming queen to Hollywood celebrities, the boss's favorite employee, or a beloved relative, there is always one person whom everyone thinks is fantastic--a person who glows with star quality. What is it about some people that makes them so special? Now Larry Thompson, one of Hollywood's foremost producers and personal managers, shows you how to use the wisdom and life secrets of the stars to shine in any arena, whether it's the career track or the social scene. You will learn to maximize personal potential, abandon self-defeating strategies, and be the magnetic, and unforgettable, presence you've always wanted to be. All it requires is utilizing four essential--and attainable--elements:
- Identify Your Talent: Stars are clear about what they excel in, whether it's fixing cars, taking photos, working with children, or arranging flowers
- Summon Your Rage: Stars have a ferocious drive to succeed--they aim in one direction and run in that direction as hard as they can
- Assemble a Team: All stars have supporters, mentors, advisers, and counselors
- Learn to be Lucky: Stars concentrate their energy on managing elements of luck they can control
This fun and effective book also includes helpful work sheets and exercises, as well as compelling stories and inspiring examples from favorite celebrities, including Stephen Spielberg, George Clooney, Drew Barrymore, William Shatner, Tom Cruise, and many more.