How to Think & Succeed by Empowering your Mind

Discover your Secret Mental Tools to Enjoy a Life of Happiness & Abundance

Non-Fiction - Self Help
150 Pages
Reviewed on 06/05/2024
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Author Biography

International published writer, author and mindset coach Lori Gradley has over 35 years of experience in personal development helping people enrich their lives to unlock their fullest potential and become the best they can be.
Lori is regarded as a top sales producer and operates several successful companies as well as a motivational business, Splendid Inspiration where she offers wellness online courses, individual coaching sessions and writes empowering content that inspires people worldwide. She lives in Ontario, Canada with her family.

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    Book Review

Reviewed by K.C. Finn for Readers' Favorite

How to Think & Succeed by Empowering Your Mind is a work of non-fiction in the self-help, inspirational writing, and positive thinking genres. It is suitable for the general adult reading audience. Penned by author Lori Gradley, this engaging work offers a comprehensive guide to overcoming self-doubt, fears, and negative thought patterns to achieve happiness and abundance. The book provides a step-by-step roadmap to harness mental tools, enabling readers to transform their self-image and tap into their inner strength. Gradley's 35 years of study culminate in this wellness book, designed to inspire and educate adults on personal growth, resilience, and cultivating a positive mindset.

Author Lori Gradley has crafted an enlightening journey into the power of positive thinking and self-improvement that flows off the pages in confident and enthusiastic narration. Gradley’s approach to addressing self-doubt and negative thoughts felt practical and accessible at every turn, making the transformative process seem achievable for anyone with a great logical build-up of ideas and easy-to-grasp language that explains concepts in plain terms. The step-by-step guidance was clear and easy to follow, providing tangible tools to harness the mind's potential. Gradley's insights, drawn from her extensive study, were both profound and inspiring, encouraging me to look deeper into my own mental barriers. The emphasis on reshaping one's self-image is sure to resonate deeply with readers who have struggled to see themselves in a positive light before, highlighting the importance of self-perception in achieving happiness and success. There’s also a good organizational flow to get to key sections swiftly, offering strategies that feel relevant and quick to implement. Overall, How to Think & Succeed by Empowering Your Mind is a work that paves the way for a more fulfilling life, and I’d certainly recommend it to readers seeking actionable, positive change.

Pikasho Deka

Everyone wants a life of success and fulfillment. So, what's stopping most of the world's population from finding happiness and contentment? Why doesn't everyone achieve their goals and dreams? Find the answers to these questions and more in Lori Gradley's How to Think & Succeed By Empowering Your Mind. A horrific accident 35 years ago forced Lori to reevaluate her approach to life. Since then, she has diligently studied the path of personal growth and learned to negate negative external influences. According to the author, self-reflection is the key to personal growth and professional development. In this book, you will learn about finding your purpose, improving your self-image, adopting a positive attitude, releasing negativity with gratitude, being grateful, setting goals and working toward attaining them, practicing mindfulness, changing negative thought patterns, and more.

Lori Gradley offers keen insights with practical tools and exercises to help readers walk the path of growth and success. How to Think & Succeed by Empowering Your Mind isn't just a self-help guide but a manual to help transform your very outlook toward life and how to navigate and overcome setbacks that come along the way. Among other things, Gradley explores the concept of self-love while providing techniques to reduce anxiety and stress. The author uses personal anecdotes and examples to ensure readers fully understand the topics discussed within the pages. At the end of each chapter, helpful quizzes and tips complement the lessons. Overall, I found this to be a very motivational and relevant book for the hyper-competitive world we live in today. Highly recommended.

Courtnee Turner Hoyle

After thirty-five years of study and research, Lori Gradley wrote How to Think & Succeed by Empowering Your Mind with the hope it would help people live happier, more fulfilling lives. After taking a self-assessment quiz, readers learn how to live with intention and balance their lives. The author covers topics like discovering what you really want out of life, how you view yourself, resilience when in a negative environment, your strengths and weaknesses that may be holding you back, how to fail and move forward with a mindset to succeed, and touches on the subconscious mind. Gradley shows readers how to choose their energy frequency and provides ways to change their thinking patterns to be the best person possible.

Lori Gradley's How to Think & Succeed by Empowering Your Mind has the components for a satisfying life, and the author hopes readers have happy experiences. By sharing her personal stories and specific methods, Gradley assists readers in their journey to become more self-aware and continue on a path of growth and empowerment. Gradley's "life's purpose" quiz was an eye-opener for me. I was surprised with the results when I made an honest assessment, identified the places I needed to change, and made the necessary alterations. I could live a better life, and Gradley expertly guided me through it in her book. I'm still in the beginning stages, but I feel more confident in my choices as I keep my personal goals in mind. Readers who hope to learn the secrets to success and how to take a more mindful approach will be inspired and motivated by Gradley's approach.

Frank Mutuma

The key components to success and a life of fulfillment and happiness are some of the major issues discussed in How to Think and Succeed by Empowering Your Mind by Lori Gradley. The human mind is a powerful tool that can contribute to your success or your undoing. Perception plays a key role in shaping an individual, and it is important to focus on self and not lose yourself while trying to impress everyone else. To find your purpose, which helps in life and makes you feel fulfilled, choose an appropriate environment and mindset that will support your goals and dreams. Goals and dreaming big are catalysts for a successful life. It is also very important to visualize what you want to achieve. 

How to Think and Succeed by Empowering Your Mind by Lori Gradley is wonderfully written and a must-read. This thought-provoking work got me thinking about inner motivation and having self-drive. My biggest takeaway from the book was embracing life with positive intent and the need to learn from one's mistakes without letting them pull you down. Lori was very effective in passing on the intended message. I loved the action checklists provided at the end of each chapter, which helped with self-evaluation and reflection. This made the book not just theoretical but also actionable. The narration was also great, which added to the overall appeal of the book, and the easy-to-understand language used makes it accessible to all kinds of readers. I look forward to reading something else by Lori.

Jennie More

How to Think & Succeed by Empowering Your Mind by Lori Gradley explores the mind's endless possibilities and how you can take charge of it to achieve your goals. Gradley aims to empower readers with the tools to be in control of their lives and discusses the connection between the conscious and subconscious mind and how it affects your ability to succeed in life. She talks about how to create positive habits, set goals, and work toward achieving them. Additionally, she looks at how to stop negative thinking that often spirals out of control. In each chapter, she lists questions to help you determine where you are in your life, where you want to go, and what you are doing and can do differently to achieve your goals. This inspiring book will catapult you into action toward achieving your life goals.

How to Think & Succeed by Empowering Your Mind by Lori Gradley is a feel-good, engaging, and vibrant self-help book. Gradley’s positive energy and outlook are evident in every chapter and it is apparent that she has applied her insights to her own life. The idea that one positive thought repeated day in and day out can change the trajectory of your life is the core message that stood out for me and reverberates throughout. This book is easy to read and provides simple and practical advice that anyone can apply immediately. Simplicity is a crucial aspect of a good self-help book because readers should be able to envision themselves making immediate changes. I enjoyed reading this delightful and uplifting book.