Why Get This Significant! Book
Relevant and PracticalSignificant! is the core theme of this book. Significance is about being confident about who you are, no matter what you do for work. Identify your value, clarify your value, communicate your value and be appreciated for your value.
Personal and ProfessionalMany women are faced with faster and more demanding work lives, and feel as if a balanced, successful life will be perpetually out of reach. Franne McNeal empowers millennials to mid-managers, to innovate and turn obstacles into options.
Meaningful and ActionableImmediate meaningful content from personal stories with core lessons, practical advice and discussion questions. Significant! illuminates the practical techniques of negotiating, maximizing resources and becoming a better leader.
Provocative and InspiringEncouragement and motivation to think about your own stories, and the powerful tools you already possess. Reframe your dialogues and decisions, so you can recreate and magnify your gifts and greatness.
PrefaceIn her new book, Significant! from Frustrated to Franne-tastic, author and serial entrepreneur Franne McNeal shares and shows women frustrated in their careers how to increase energy, embrace opportunities, find support, love life and stay significant in a competitive market.
Get Going!Create the energy to identify your strengths. Sharp focus and self-inquiry are the beginning steps to creating the energy that you need for what you want to achieve. It’s important to take the time to really consider what your story is and what possibilities are available to you right now.
Embrace OpportunityEmbrace the opportunities to excite your spirit. When you’re aware of all the tremendous resources at your disposal, you notice opportunities much more easily. Take stock of your resources, create opportunity, and turn them into results and value.
Find SupportFind the support to magnify your insights. The biggest part of succeeding after a failure is trying again. The second biggest part is learning from your mistakes and adjusting your behavior accordingly. Even when things are working for us, we still need help along the way.
Accept LoveLove the life to experience your present and future. Once you’ve found a community of supportive people, things really get good! You’re free to be vulnerable and to take chances. You’re also free to encourage other people’s talents and show them appreciation.
Be Significant!Be the leader of your thoughts, words and actions. Recognize that each of our choices is a kind of seed that our future experiences will grow out of. It means observing closely what’s around us and working with it. Even when we’re challenged we can feel confident about cultivating what we desire.
Franne's principles and insights give us an easy read and digestible journey into her experiences. This allows the reader to envision his or her talents and go forward with courage and clarity to achieve their goals.-Yvonne Tucker, NYC Celebrity Actress and Model
Franne reminds us that the doors to happiness and fulfillment in our lives are often unlocked by small actions based on right relationships with one another. Read and re-read this book to find the significance in the stories of your life.- Susan L. Prosapio, Community Activist
The stories and life lessons are pertinent for all ages. I especially enjoyed your vulnerability to share personal stories of victories and defeats. Your transparency will help many view their life as choices to create the life they want.- Carla Holland, MBA, CEO, Carla Holland & Associates
I love the book. It is a comfortable read that doesn't overwhelm the brain, yet it is packed with powerful wisdom. Your stories bring life to the principles that you share helping us reflect on the power of our own experiences and the lessons to be learned.- Wanda F. Muhammad, Consultant, Crescent Facilitation & Consulting
Whether you are an entrepreneur or someone going through a career change, you will gain encouragement and inspiration from this book. Franne has used her personal stories to remind us that we are, indeed, Significant! We have the power to triumph after major setbacks.- Daisy Wright, Founder, The Wright Career Solution
Franne McNeal is a force of nature. This book is fueled by her tremendous, generous energy and full of courageous, useful insights that can truly help you transform yourself and your business. Franne understands that significance is created from the inside out.- Margie Strosser, MFA, Award Winning Producer and Storyteller