New Self-Improvement Book Seeks to Help Readers Overcome Fear

Toronto, Ontario Canada (PressExposure) February 26, 2012 -- Everyone struggles with fear, but not everyone understands that it can actually be a good thing. With her unique and only self-improvement book of its kind, Leverage Fear and Achieve Success: Six Powerful Steps in Using Fear to Your Advantage (published by iUniverse), Shanna McFarlane wants readers to know that when they use their fear the right way, it can help them achieve success.

McFarlane, who went from being homeless at 16 to creating a real estate empire worth millions of dollars in less than 18 months, hopes Leverage Fear and Achieve Success will help readers learn to:

• identify the two major types of fear;

• use fear to empower themselves;

• develop the mindset they need to succeed;

• evaluate input from others.

McFarlane draws on her own experiences to offer powerful and practical steps to accomplish more than readers ever dreamed possible. In each chapter, she includes practical calls to action and strategies readers can apply to overcome their fears and take action.

Readers will learn the secret to stop letting their fear control their success, and will start using it to their advantage. In turn they will identify their purpose, build wealth, and achieve goals they never thought possible as they Leverage Fear and Achieve Success.

What individuals are saying about this book:

“This book is a must-have! —Powerful information translated into easy to follow steps that will definitely improve your life to success……For anyone struggling with fear, Shanna McFarlane shows you exactly how to use it to create the life you desire!”

Karen Hinds, Marketer and CEO of Solutionsmixed

About the Author

Shanna McFarlane is an author, real estate entrepreneur, and business mentor/consultant. She considers herself ordinary, however she has defintely led an extra-ordinary life. She went from a life of many adversities including being homeless, she went on to build a multi-million dollar real estate empire in less than 18 months of investing in real estate.

She is the founder of several successful businesses, a few of which she started from the trunk of her car, and is also the author of Profit in Any Market with Real Estate Investing, 18 Months to Wealth with Real Estate Investing, and Homeless on the Street to Owning the Street. She has been featured in a number of success magazines including a recent feature in the Canadian Real Estate Magazine as ‘Homeless to Millionaire.’

Upcoming Meet the Author & Book Signing Event:

Saturday March 10th, 2012 at 12noon

Chapters/Indigo Book Store located in Yorkdale Mall, Toronto, Ontario

For more info - call: 416-576-6127 or send email to:

About Shanna McFarlane International Corp.

Shanna McFarlane International Corp. (SMIC)
Headquarters: 3427 Derry Road East,
Mississauga, ON L4T 4H7
Phone No.: 416-576-6127

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Press Release Submitted On: February 25, 2012 at 2:23 pm
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