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Richard welcomes the co-author of a book which delivers a powerful message that can renew your sense of purpose and enhance your pursuit of a positive, happy life. He explains how Happiness can be forged by a willed desire to learn and improve. If you are receptive to positive thinking, and reflect upon its optimistic message, this book will transform your life.

GUEST: Josiah Baker R. Baker, PH.D. was born in the United States, but spent much of his life overseas. He lived in 6 countries (the US, Norway, Japan, Bolivia, Russia, Sweden) and spent quite a bit of time in Germany, France, Italy, and the Netherlands. Writing and travel are his lifelong passions.

For 28 years,Josiah has been a professor, having taught in Kentucky, Florida, the DC-area, and North Carolina. He is the Nimocks Professor of International Business and Professor of Financial Economics at Methodist University. In his career, he has over 80 publications (including newspaper, magazine, and academic articles, books, chapters of books, and textbooks). Also, I have earned many dozens of grants and was a Fulbright Scholar in South America. He is the co-author (translator) of The Optimist: A Path to Personal Success and Happiness by Ulf Sandstrom.


The Optimist: A Path to Personal Success and Happiness


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