Keith D. Harrell
HAY HOUSE, INC.
Copyright 2004 by Keith D. Harrell
Published and distributed in the United States by: Hay House, Inc., P.O. Box 5100, Carlsbad, CA 92018-5100 Phone: (760) 431-7695 or (800) 654-5126 Fax: (760) 431-6948 or (800) 650-5115 www.hayhouse.com Published and distributed in Australia by: Hay House Australia, Ltd., 18/36 Ralph St., Alexandria NSW 2015 Phone: 612-9669-4299 Fax: 612-9669-4144 www.hayhouse.com.au Published and distributed in the United Kingdom by: Hay House UK, Ltd. Unit 202, Canalot Studios 222 Kensal Rd., London W10 5BN Phone: 44-20-8962-1230 Fax: 44-20-8962-1239 www.hayhouse.co.uk Published and distributed in the Republic of South Africa by: Hay House SA (Pty), Ltd., P.O. Box 990, Witkoppen 2068 Phone/Fax: 2711-7012233 firstname.lastname@example.org Distributed in Canada by: Raincoast 9050 Shaughnessy St., Vancouver, B.C. V6P 6E5 Phone: (604) 323-7100 Fax: (604) 323-2600
Amy Rose Szalkiewicz
All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced by any mechanical, photographic, or electronic process, or in the form of a phonographic recording; nor may it be stored in a retrieval system, transmitted, or otherwise be copied for public or private use ”other than for fair use as brief quotations embodied in articles and reviews without prior written permission of the publisher.
The intent of the author is only to offer information of a general nature to help you in your quest for emotional and spiritual well-being. In the event you use any of the information in this book for yourself, which is your constitutional right, the author and the publisher assume no responsibility for your actions.
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Harrell, Keith D.
Attitude is everything for success : say it, believe it, receive it / Keith D. Harrell.
1.Attitude (Psychology)I. Title.
1st printing, January 2004
Printed in the United States of America
This book is dedicated with the greatest love and affection to my family and friends for their love, support, and encouragement. And most important, to God for giving me everything ”life, knowledge, wisdom, and the ability to do His work.
I was blessed to have the help and support of many talented people to whom I want to express my sincere thanks:
To my wonderful staff, Donna Cash and Deborah Johnson, for all their help and support.
To Jill Kramer and Shannon Littrell, my editors, for their insight and expertise; as well as designer Amy Rose Szalkiewicz and all of the wonderful staff at Hay House.
To my literary agents , Jan Miller and Shannon Mizer-Marven, for their help and support.
To my sister, Toni Malliet, for her guidance and support. When I need her, she always comes through.
To Wanda Williams, for her dedication, help, and support.
Special thanks to my friend Arabella Grayson for her countless hours of insight and enduring support.
And finally, to the many individuals who have in their own special way contributed to the creation of this book: Sam Horn, Doug Smart, Suzanne Mohr, Bobbie Christmas, and Lisa Daniels.
About the Author
Known across corporate America for his energetic , innovative presentations, Keith D. Harrell is a dynamic life coach and motivational speaker. Harrell shares his powerful message, Attitude Is Everything with audiences around the world. While growing up in Seattle, Washington, he aspired to become a professional basketball player. Although he never realized that dream, an article in The Wall Street Journal referred to him as a Star with Attitude. . . . What sets him apart from less successful speakers is driving ambition , and an attitude that refuses to flag.
As president of Harrell Performance Systems, Harrell has created a firm specializing in helping the corporate marketplace achieve and maintain their goals through the power of a positive attitude. He is a certified speaker, trainer, and consultant and has addressed many of America s top corporations, including AT&T, Microsoft, and Kodak. Harrell counts Big Blue (IBM) and several other companies such as Coca-Cola among his repeat clients . His signature keynote address focuses on ways to meet the challenges of changing technology by understanding the power of human technology.
Harrell earned his bachelor s degree in community service from Seattle University before embarking on a 14-year career with IBM, where he was recognized as one of their top sales and training instructors. In 1997, he received Certified Speaking Professional designation from the National Speakers Association. In 2000, Harrell was inducted into the CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame, a lifetime award for speaking excellence and professionalism . And one of the country s leading lecture agencies has put him on its list of 22 Guaranteed Standing Ovations.
Please let Keith know how this book has helped you. Write to him at Harrell Performance Systems, Inc., P.O. Box 81268, Atlanta GA 30366; or visit his Website at: www.keithharrell.com.