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by Lorraine C. Enos
Hard Shell Word Factory, 1998
Review by Heitor M Quintella on Apr 7th 2002
The Portable Coach can play a unique role
in the book market, since it has been written by an author who developed an
interesting and original method tested step by step with herself, after
examining various existing self-help techniques and using them personally. This
personal effort commends strongly the book and makes it different from the
usual prescriptive professionally impersonal work.
The method of The Portable Coach
provides exercises, questionnaires and templates that enables the use of
action-oriented, life-changing, simple techniques. In a very organized manner
each step will help the reader to define, face and confront his personal
challenges, identify causes of hindrances to progress and stimulate him to find
In a way, the most important
dimensions of personal life can be positively changed by the proposed method,
by means of a goal-setting procedure based on self knowledge improvement
supported by clever contingency plans.
With a very objective and direct
style Enos is successful in keeping the concerned reader motivated all along in
this incredibly helpful book.
2002 Heitor M Quintella
from Hard Shell Press
Prof Dr Heitor M Quintella, Certified
Management Consultant, Certified Transactional Analyst, Strategic Planning
Consultant, Executive Coach, Vocational Counselor and Academic Supervisor he is
a prize winning, best selling author of 18 books and some 200 articles
distributed in 35 countries, translator and reviewer of some of the most
important Publishers in the world.