Take Charge of You. How Self Coaching Can Transform Your Life and Career

Author: Novak, David

Publication Date:

March 2022



Original language and publisher

Territories Handled

World excl. English

Territories Sold

China (China Science and Technology Press)
Spanish (Latin America) (V&R Editoras)


Business & Leadership, Personal Development

Foreign Covers

China Science and Technology Press

Take Charge of You. How Self Coaching Can Transform Your Life and Career

Author: Novak, David


This book […] could teach you everything not only about peak performance but about peak living. Read it carefully and follow the advice to be in flow. —  Deepak Chopra, MD

Mental toughness and knowing how to coach myself has become critical to my personal and professional growth over the past 20 years and this book will teach you how to do just that in your life. — Tom Brady, NFL Quarterback

David Novak has done it again! […] ‘Take Charge of You’ provides a simple and practical path for continued personal development. — Brian Cornell, CEO, Targeta

Delightfully inspiring look on how you can power your own success. —  Indra Nooyi, Former Chairman and CEO, Pepsico

What if the most powerful coach that could help you reach your own potential was actually…yourself? Harness the power of self-coaching to fast-track success and transform your life and career with this powerful guide from acclaimed CEO David Novak and renowned sports coach Jason Goldsmith. From sports to business, the benefits of great coaching are well understood. Imagine if you could unlock the power of having a great coach in any moment, by learning to coach yourself.

In this groundbreaking book David Novak, author of the New York Times best-selling leadership guide Taking People With You, teams up with Jason Goldsmith, the coach to some of the world’s best PGA golf stars, to bring you groundbreaking lessons on personal growth and professional development. Written by two highly successful coaches from the worlds of business and professional sports, this book provides a straightforward process that will guide you on your self-coached journey to success, including:

  • Getting into a coaching mindset
  • Using all 5 senses to spark your brain
  • Visualizing success
  • The practice of neutrality
  • The action of belief, and more

Chock full of stories, exercises, tips, and questions to ask yourself to spark insight, it’s designed to provide not just the knowledge you need, but tools you can use to create real, lasting change so you can lead a more fulfilling and successful life — now and well into the future.

Marketing Information

  • Over 75,000 pre-orders
  • 21,000 copies sold the first week
  • #3 top selling business book in America (end of March 2022) according to Bookscan
  • Business/Motivational distinguished favorite in the NYC Big Book Awards.

Foreign Covers

China Science and Technology Press