The Drive To Aim High

Seven Powerful Mindsets Proven to Guarantee Your Success

Non-Fiction - Self Help
184 Pages
Reviewed on 06/05/2019
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Author Biography

Al Kamara is an accomplished entrepreneurial business leader, a professional speaker and writer, executive coach, and the founder and CEO of Wave Division, a full-service marketing agency based in Romania ( Wave Division services local, medium and large multinational companies in all major industries.

Al knows that when we share our personal success stories, we connect at a deep level where mutually beneficial relationships can be created. His premier book, The Drive to Aim High – 7 Powerful Mindsets to Guarantee Your Success shares his life story and offers mindsets he developed that helped him to overcome challenges and cultivate success habits. Each chapter gives insights into how you can do the same, as you become empowered by using the mindsets in your daily life.

Born in a tiny poverty-stricken Liberian village, when Al was 10, his birth mother arranged for him to be adopted by a successful businessman. He moved to the capital city of Monrovia and embarked upon his lifelong journey around the world and up the ladder of success. His positive attitude and willingness to learn and serve others will motivate you as the mindsets guide you on your unique path to success.

Al believes that by respecting, learning from and teaching one another, we can join forces to create a better world. Here’s to your success as you Drive to Aim High!

    Book Review

Reviewed by K.C. Finn for Readers' Favorite

The Drive To Aim High is a guidebook for self-help penned by author Al Kamara, one which promises to teach ‘Seven Powerful Mindsets Proven to Guarantee Your Success’. The author’s life story teaches that success can come from even the most turbulent circumstances, as he himself rose from a tiny village in Liberia to become a successful entrepreneur. As such, Kamara offers the prospect of ‘thinking big’ to achieve big things, throwing away ideas of being trapped in a dead end job and progressing to the future that you believe you deserve. Through seven different approaches to emotions, goals, toughening up and more, this book offers strategies to see those grand dreams achieved.

One of the most interesting qualities of this book is the idea that great things can start with small changes and the small implementation of positive mindsets into everyday activities. The guide is organized into different chapters that explore specific personality qualities; for example, the idea of removing the fear of failure, and then the chapter develops into an informative session relating to both the author’s own viewpoint and the ways in which you can instill courage in yourself on a daily basis, through challenges large or small. Author Al Kamara writes in an empowering, clear narrative that echoes its inspiration into the minds of readers, and it feels genuinely as though he wants his readers to adopt that same confidence in everything they undertake. Overall, The Drive To Aim High is a well-organized self-help guide for anyone who needs a boost to get out of their current situation.

Divine Zape

The Drive to Aim High: Seven Powerful Mindsets Proven to Guarantee Your Success by Al Kamara is a leadership book from one of the most successful advertising entrepreneurs in Romania, a boy who grew from nothing to creating a life he really wanted. In this book, the author shares the powerful lessons he has learned along the way and the truth that the right mindset is what transforms the reader into a better version of themselves, guaranteeing their success in life and in business.

In this book the author shares the mindsets that can guarantee success, guiding readers to discover the power of observation, resilience, the thoughts of possibility, courage, persistence, and legacy. The author contends that mindset is what drives success and indicates the right mindset to develop while sharing lessons from his personal journey towards success. Born into poverty, Al had very little chance of becoming successful by the world's standards, but a phrase spoken to him by his mother spurred him on and inspired him to develop a winning mindset. She told him as a small boy: "You will become a big man."

In this book, the author shares the lessons from his journey and gives readers tools to transform their lives and aim for success. The Drive to Aim High: Seven Powerful Mindsets Proven to Guarantee Your Success is written in an easy-to-understand, conversational style that allows the reader to enter into dialogue with the author. Al Kamara’s book is filled with wisdom and the practical skills readers need to transform their lives and reach higher levels of success.

Renee Guill

The Drive to Aim High: Seven Powerful Mindsets Proven to Guarantee Your Success by Al Kamara is a self-help book to show you how you can follow your dream. He explains what the seven mindsets are: Possibility, Resilience, Passion, Courage, Persistence, Legacy, and Observation and tells you how they are useful. Al Kamara uses his life experiences to show how those mindsets helped him. He talks about where he grew up and the businesses he worked for. He also uses successful business people to show what they did and how they used those mindsets. He uses encouragement to show you how far you can go with the right mindset.

The Drive to Aim High: Seven Powerful Mindsets Proven to Guarantee Your Success by Al Kamara was an intriguing book. I loved how Al Kamara used his life to tell a story, showing how he used these mindsets to help him succeed. He also included some great quotes from successful people and shared their stories on how they used the seven mindsets. I loved how he also included photos of his family and colleagues. This made it even more personal, which makes this self-help book even nicer to read instead of a dry textbook. But there are a lot of great tips for any entrepreneur. I would definitely recommend this if you are looking to start your own business, no matter how large or small that business is.