Official Review: The Average Joe's Guide to Success

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Official Review: The Average Joe's Guide to Success

Post by EmunahAn » 20 Apr 2019, 02:51

[Following is an official OnlineBookClub.org review of "The Average Joe's Guide to Success" by R. C. Farrington.]
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4 out of 4 stars
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The Average Joe's Guide to Success by R. C. Farrington is a profound read. It offers insight to any person regarded as average on how to become successful.

As the world we live in continues to be dominated by the high achievers especially the business world, many average people resign themselves to just drifting through life. However, as R. C. Farrington shows in his book, average people have strengths too that they can use to good advantage to be successful in their areas of influence. As an average person himself, he shares his experiences and discusses how he became successful. He shows how imagination, wanting to learn, asking questions among other assets will set an average person for success.

I liked that the content is succinct. It focuses on details related to the topic. This makes it easy to grasp and remember the messages in the book. The language used is uncomplicated and is free of jargon which ensures that it is accessible to any reader who is attracted to the content. In many instances, the writer’s experiences are used to expound on the themes and give weight to his advice. The anecdotes are relatable since they build a rapport between the author and the reader. They made it easier for me to connect with the work and identify ways in which I could actualize the insight contained, in my own life experiences.

I also loved that the interior organization of the book is professionally done. Each topic is suitably titled and explored. At the end of each chapter, a section for noting down the points identified while reading is reserved. Attributes that appear as a list are arranged in an orderly form such as in the case of the positive attributes that each person should consider adopting for a successful career and life.

The Average Joe's Guide to Success by R. C. Farrington is unique. It focuses on the influence, strengths, and potential of average people who are largely ignored in our fast-paced world. It is free of grammatical errors which makes reading effortless. The advice contained is useful and I did not identify any areas in the book that I did not like.

People who have been defined as average and, therefore, have been excluded from the possibility of ever attaining success will find it eye-opening. It is also an important read for business leaders and high achievers who would want to learn about the contribution of average people. Readers who are not fans of non-fiction books may not enjoy it. I rate it 4 out of 4 stars.

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Post by Stephanie Elizabeth » 21 Apr 2019, 05:35

I love the premise of this book! In a world where we are constantly told that we need to be extraordinary, finally we are able to accept mediocrity!
Great review!

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Post by Dentarthurdent » 21 Apr 2019, 06:17

Interesting review. Just like Stephanie Elizabeth, I find that a book focused on the average person's success is a breath of fresh air. Thanks for the review!
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Post by IamShing » 21 Apr 2019, 08:16

Everyone needs this book because everybody wants to succeed. Love this.
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Post by Radiant3 » 21 Apr 2019, 10:07

A useful and relevant book for everyone. Thanks for the great review.
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Post by Crazyreader01 » 21 Apr 2019, 10:50

I think the concept of the book is very good and well meaning but I don't think many people will readily accept that they are average as it is human nature to feel special and different, even if not justified. Thanks for the lovely review though!

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Post by Nyambura Githui » 21 Apr 2019, 12:25

I don't think people readily accept themselves as average, but the book can also be useful to anyone who wants to be successful. Great review.

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Post by kandscreeley » 21 Apr 2019, 15:17

It's nice that this one is so well-organized and uncomplicated. That really helps it to be accessible to all audiences. Still, I'm not looking for a self-help book of this type at the moment. Thanks for the review, though. I enjoyed reading it.
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Post by Vishal980 » 21 Apr 2019, 17:33

World is filled with so many different people having different mind sets and the knowledge based on strength, influence, potential of the people competing with the modern world in this book is completely valuable

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Post by DogoMulla » 22 Apr 2019, 03:41

I feel like this is a must read. Good advice - especially simple and practical steps - goes a long way. Your review is well-done. Thank you.

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Post by Michgal 32 » 22 Apr 2019, 04:10

The premise of the book is lovely. We can not all be high achievers, the average person also must stand out. Great review.

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Post by kdstrack » 23 Apr 2019, 21:05

I appreciate that the author focuses on motivating those who consider themselves to be average people. I think that would appeal to a wide audience. The format and lack of errors are positive points. Thanks for your positive comments about this book. I enjoyed the recommendation.

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Post by kelly60 » 26 Apr 2019, 19:51

Well organized and not too complicated for the average reader. I think it would be a helpful read for many
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Post by TinyikoS » 26 Apr 2019, 23:22

People are constantly looking for success methods. I think you are right by saying that business owners and professionals will enjoy it.(they are addicted to self improvement) 😂🤣

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Post by Maelocheryl99 » 27 Apr 2019, 09:31

From your review it seems it is a great book I think i,ll be sitting down to read it.Your review is also great I think I have a few things to learn from you.

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