You Look So Much Better in Person by Al Roker audiobook

You Look So Much Better in Person: True Stories of Absurdity and Success

By Al Roker
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The Today Show coanchor Al Roker presents an entertaining guide to achieving a life of happiness and success through the power of “yes!” These days, the road to success can feel jam-packed with scheduling, networking, nonstop hustle, and flat-out absurdity. And no one knows that better than Al Roker—beloved cohost of The Today Show, weatherperson extraordinaire, and the man we all secretly wish we could turn to for wisdom and wisecracks in our everyday lives. From his college days as a polyester-suit clad weather forecaster in Syracuse to battling and buttering up the “Butter Man” during the legendary Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Al has learned worthwhile lessons over a long successful career. And now, for the first time, Al is ready to unleash savvy advice on how to embrace happiness and the power of saying “yes,” alongside a host of humorous tips and tricks about how to succeed in life. In You Look So Much Better in Person, Al teaches us how we can weather the storm of life, no matter how torrential the downpour, and shares anecdotes from his own treasure trove of memories in the spotlight. And it hasn’t always been easy—believe it or not, even Al has been yelled at by his boss, suffered an emotional breakdown at work, and been told he’d be better suited in another position. Within these pages, he looks back on his own career and shares valuable “Altruisms” that can be applied to our own endeavors, such as how to: Navigate the special hell that is socializing Craft the perfect comeback line during a confrontation—and know when to use it Get up early and actually make the most of your time Cry at work without freaking people out And much, much more! Packed to the brim with cackle-inducing and cringeworthy behind-the-scenes insights and observations from over four decades in the media, this book reminds us all that long-term success in our personal lives and our careers is just within reach. You Look So Much Better in Person will leave you laughing out loud and inspired, and feeling not alone amidst life’s best and worst moments.

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Summary

Summary

A USA Today Pick of Best Books of the Week

An Amazon Best Book of the Month

The Today Show coanchor Al Roker presents an entertaining guide to achieving a life of happiness and success through the power of “yes!”

These days, the road to success can feel jam-packed with scheduling, networking, nonstop hustle, and flat-out absurdity. And no one knows that better than Al Roker—beloved cohost of The Today Show, weatherperson extraordinaire, and the man we all secretly wish we could turn to for wisdom and wisecracks in our everyday lives. From his college days as a polyester-suit clad weather forecaster in Syracuse to battling and buttering up the “Butter Man” during the legendary Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Al has learned worthwhile lessons over a long successful career. And now, for the first time, Al is ready to unleash savvy advice on how to embrace happiness and the power of saying “yes,” alongside a host of humorous tips and tricks about how to succeed in life.

In You Look So Much Better in Person, Al teaches us how we can weather the storm of life, no matter how torrential the downpour, and shares anecdotes from his own treasure trove of memories in the spotlight. And it hasn’t always been easy—believe it or not, even Al has been yelled at by his boss, suffered an emotional breakdown at work, and been told he’d be better suited in another position. Within these pages, he looks back on his own career and shares valuable “Altruisms” that can be applied to our own endeavors, such as how to:

  • Navigate the special hell that is socializing
  • Craft the perfect comeback line during a confrontation—and know when to use it
  • Get up early and actually make the most of your time
  • Cry at work without freaking people out
  • And much, much more!

Packed to the brim with cackle-inducing and cringeworthy behind-the-scenes insights and observations from over four decades in the media, this book reminds us all that long-term success in our personal lives and our careers is just within reach. You Look So Much Better in Person will leave you laughing out loud and inspired, and feeling not alone amidst life’s best and worst moments.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

An easy recommendation. Booklist
This sunny, pleasant book is perfect for Roker fans or anyone in need of a quick pick me up. Publisher's Weekly
Sharing a host of lively anecdotes, Roker reflects on what he's learned from his undeniably successful career. [...] Ebullient revelations of a contented life. Kirkus

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Author

Author Bio: Al Roker

Author Bio: Al Roker

Al Roker is a co-anchor on NBC’s Today show, the host of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, and one of the most beloved weathermen on television today. He is also the winner of thirteen Emmy awards and the author of a dozen books, including the New York Times bestseller Don’t Make Me Stop This Car!

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Available Formats : Digital Download, CD
Category: Nonfiction/Biography
Runtime: 4.39
Audience: Adult
Language: English