Book ‘Your New Playlist’ by Jon Acuff

PDF Excerpt 'Your New Playlist' by Jon Acuff
 The Student’s Guide to Tapping into the Superpower of Mindset

When Jon Acuff’s book Soundtracks, came out, one reaction surprised him. Parents across the country all said the same thing: “Do you have a version for teenagers? If I knew how to change my mindset when I was that age, my entire life would have been different.” Why did they say that? Because truth grows like compound interest. Saving money when you’re young has a bigger impact than it does when you save in your 40s. A single new soundtrack — Acuff’s phrase for a repetitive thought — believed when you’re 14 or 18 can change your whole life in the same way. In response, Acuff tagged his two daughters to help him create an honest, actionable guide to mindset for teenagers. Your thoughts can work for you or against you, but the good news is you get a choice…

Publisher: Baker Books (September 20, 2022); Pages: 192 pages; ISBN-10: 1540902595; ISBN-13: 978-1540902597; ASIN:‎ B09V73423H

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Author’s biography: Jon Acuff is the New York Times bestselling author of eight books, including Soundtracks: The Surprising Solution to Overthinking and the Wall Street Journal #1 bestseller Finish: Give Yourself the Gift of Done. When he’s not writing or recording his popular podcast, All It Takes Is a Goal, Acuff can be found on a stage as one of INC’s Top 100 Leadership Speakers. He’s spoken to hundreds of thousands of people at conferences, colleges, and companies around the world, including FedEx, Range Rover, Microsoft, Nokia, and Comedy Central. Known for his insights wrapped in humor, Acuff’s fresh perspective on life has given him the opportunity to write for Fast Company, the Harvard Business Review, and Time magazine. He lives outside of Nashville, Tennessee, with his wife and two teenage daughters. L.E. Acuff is a freshman business major at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. In addition to writing books, she loves skimboarding, Frisbie, and skiing. When she’s not behind a laptop, she’s behind a sewing machine or a piano, creating clothing or music. McRae Acuff isa high school junior in Franklin, Tennessee. She runs cross country and track, loves student government, and is somewhere babysitting right now. She’s a writer at heart and will probably write the follow up to Your New Playlist all by herself. She and her dad sincerely hope this book helps her get a college scholarship.