Jack Canfield is a motivational speaker and author, best known for his contribution towards the "Chicken Soup for the Soul" series of books. His idea for the series came about in 1990, when he shared his collection of 68 stories with his writing partner, Mark Victor Hansen. The books the two wrote together now comprise almost 200 titles, with 112 million copies in print in over 40 languages. Several of the titles in the series were among the top bestsellers of the 1990s and 2000s.
In addition to his writing credits, Canfield is a noted motivational speaker who has appeared on Good Morning America, The Oprah Winfrey Show, and Larry King Live. His speeches, which focus on both personal and professional success, stem from his background in psychotherapy. Canfield also writes many self-help books for teachers, teens, and a general audience which assist readers with setting goals, being successful, and improving self-esteem.
For a look at Canfield's motivational work, try the his seminar Activating the Law of Attraction audio download and DVD. The book enlightens readers on the Law of Attraction and how they can use the concept to improve their lives. If you're looking for something that will help you improve life in the workplace, there is Awaken Your Heart at Work, also available as an audiobook. You may also enjoy Peak Performance Principles, a powerful seminar based on his best selling book The Success Principles that will help you find purpose for your life. Other audio books and audio programs from Canfield including many of his "Chicken Soup for the Soul" series are available on CD and MP3-CD formats.