Stephen Kraus

Author: Steve is author of Psychological Foundations of Success: A Harvard-Trained Scientist Separates the Science of Success from Self-Help Snake Oil. It has been called one of the most sophisticated and thoroughly-researched self-improvement books ever written. He is a contributing author to Happiness Is a Decision of the Heart, and wrote the chapter on the science of changing behavior for one of the nation's best-selling textbooks for personal trainers. His work was recently featured in Conversations on Success, along with Brian Tracy, Wally Famous Amos, Chick-Fil-A Founder S. Truett Cathy, and other noted experts on achievement. [See the bottom of this page for a listing of some of Steve's articles].Success Scientist: Steve's research has synthesized decades of scientific research on success and happiness into straightforward, practical systems for success that anyone can use. It is his ambition to popularize the science of psychology in much the same way that Carl Sagan popularized astronomy and Stephen Jay Gould popularized evolutionary biology. Steve has also published articles in numerous scientific journals. For example, Steve's article on the relationship between attitudes and behavior is one of the most widely referenced works on the topic in the psychological literature, and is cited in major textbooks. A respected industry leader, Steve sits on the Scientific Advisory Board of the National Academy of Sports Medicine. [+]