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No More Mr. Nice Guy! Audiobook

No More Mr. Nice Guy!

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Dr. Rober A. Glover has a Ph.D in marriage and family therapy and is co-director of the Center for Healing and Recovery in Washington state.

In No More Mr. Nice Guy!, he presents a guide to creating a healthy and satisfying life. Dr. Glover believes there are men who suffer what he calls the "Nice Guy Syndrome". These men listen, offer advice, and jump at the chance to help. But no matter how hard they try to please others, their own lives are incomplete.

Here Dr. Glover offers guidance on how to take back control. He suggests ways to achieve fulfillment in emotional, physical, and professional relationships. By redefining his priorities, any man can create the life he always wanted.

©2000, 2003 Robert Glover; (P)2004 Recorded Books, LLC.

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    Catherine Golden, CO, USA 02-21-10
    Catherine Golden, CO, USA 02-21-10
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    "From the Wife of a Nice Guy"

    He found the book and I read it. He said he expected to turn the book over and find his picture on the back of it. I read it and expected to see his picture on the back of it, too. It explained a lot of the conflict and explained a lot of how I fed, and feed, into the troubles in our relationship.

    The book is written for nice guys but believe me, nice guys aren't all that nice. The hard copy is needed for the written exercises but the audible is great for refreshers. I'm constantly re-reading it and he's got his own copy.

    20 of 26 people found this review helpful
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    Gerard Hickey 05-07-09 Member Since 2014
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    "Good info but no exercises."

    This book as a good amount of information that is pretty accurate. It will certainly make you think and help you understand yourself a bit more. I have met the author and he presents the material better in person than the book.

    Now the bad aspect of this audio book is that there is very little (and almost none) exercises for learning to improve yourself. I was listening to the book getting very frustrated that it was all information and no ideas on how to work on improving. Toward the end of the book there was a section that I thought would start giving ideas for exercises, but nothing really substantial. Really pretty disappointing in this respect.

    My suggestion is that you buy the physical book that does have exercises at the end of each chapter.

    31 of 41 people found this review helpful
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    Calin Chase 05-27-15
    Calin Chase 05-27-15 Member Since 2013
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    "This book was terrifying"

    Terrifyingly accurate and enlightening. I am looking forward to listening again and working through the exercises presented with a group of friends.

    4 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    mikes 05-25-17
    mikes 05-25-17 Member Since 2014
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    "I finished it!"

    I have a lot of audiobooks and I'll start them and then get bored. There is however a handful that have grabbed me until the end. This book has grabbed my attention, so much so that I know I'll be re-listening to it in hopes that its concepts will sink down deep. It really made me take a hard look at my own life and the circumstances in which I currently find myself.

    I would recommend this book to anyone really, I can't imagine there isn't a little "nice guy" in every man.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Denny 01-15-17
    Denny 01-15-17 Member Since 2017
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    "Are you a nice guy?"

    Read the book and change your life. Enough said. Practicle and extremely applicable ibformation by the author. Introspective you will say yep thats mean as he describes men that he has worked with. Great stories and examples. Read it! Read it! Read it! You will be thankful you did later. Good luck in being the best man you can be.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    gary geppert 06-03-16
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    "Impactful"

    This book provides a refreshing insight to many men (including me)who's lives have been filled with the frustration of circumstances which seem to be rigid and unalterable. This condition is further exacerbated by a model of passive behavior which doesn't yield any changes to the situation. Dr Glover stresses becoming an unapologetically authentic man...A good Man rather than a "nice" guy.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Repard Nod 03-20-15
    Repard Nod 03-20-15 Member Since 2016
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    "Uncomfortably Great Read"

    For many nice guys, it's difficult to hear the truth, because the truth brings to light some of the things that you want to avoid.

    While listening to this book, I was tempted to stop listening because it brought to light so many of the characteristics and traits I've personally held sacred.

    The book is a great introduction to to some of the faults of trying to be a "nice guy" but it is by no means a cure all. I believe that if you couple the teachings in this book with the exercises and some other books and methods, you'll truly be able to experience what the book offers.

    Well done Dr Glover!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    regan newcomb bellflower, ca United States 01-20-15
    regan newcomb bellflower, ca United States 01-20-15
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    "Revelation on human dynamics both inter n intra"

    The only flaw was they did not give the website at the end of the book.
    There needs to be a sequel to transition from nice guy to manhood.
    Great book!!!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Terry Granville, NY 03-25-11
    Terry Granville, NY 03-25-11 Member Since 2010
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    "Take a Chance"

    I am not a self-help kind of guy. I was given this book by a good friend who had read it, applied the principles and changed his life in a dramatic way. As we became friends, he recognized some of the same habits and actions in my life that he had changed and later, I realized that he shared and dared me because he truly was a friend. I’m not going to say it was easy, but it is truly worth exploring. The rest of your life is worth it.

    6 of 9 people found this review helpful
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    jgray 11-21-16
    jgray 11-21-16 Member Since 2015
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    "Not as expected."

    I was just looking for a little insight into being more bold at work when the circumstance required.
    this book is for guys with severe mommy/daddy issues and who allow themselves to be treated like a doormat.
    I was looking for help with.."that deadline is unrealistic. you'll get it next Friday"
    This book is more help for..."please love me. I'll let you run all over me and treat me like dirt"

    I gave it a fair chance, just couldn't finish it.

    3 of 5 people found this review helpful

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