Get Unstuck & Get Going

Get Unstuck & Get Going

April 30, 2007 10:00 ET

Get Unstuck & Get Going Proves Sticky, Winning 4th Award

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 30, 2007) - Get Unstuck & Get Going...on the stuff that matters by author Michael Bungay Stanier was named award-winner in the Self-Help category of's The National 2007 Indie Excellence Book Awards. is the premiere online magazine and review website for mainstream and independent publishing houses.

The book, which is based on a child's flipbook allowing users to create up to 125,000 perspectives, has been endorsed by leaders of the world's two biggest coaching organizations. Bungay Stanier designed the book as a self-coaching tool, one that allows users to find their own practical, creative solutions to everyday challenges.

"I wanted to create something that was radically different. Not just another self-help book that gathers dust, but rather a tool that can be used every day, and remains fresh and relevant." commented Bungay Stanier, who was also voted the 2006 Canadian Coach of the Year.

This is the fourth time the debut book has been recognized. Previously, it received Best Book Award in the category of Self Help/Motivation from USA Book News, Honorable Mention by ForeWord Magazine's Book of the Year Awards in the category of Self-Help as well as by the IPPY Awards for the Ten Most Outstanding Books of the Year in the category of Most Outstanding Design.

Get Unstuck & Get Going ...on the stuff that matters (ISBN 0-9736424-4-0) is available online at, where you can also test-drive the book to see how "the flips" work. You can also sign up for Outside the Lines, a free e-newsletter full of creativity and wisdom for anyone who occasionally gets stuck.

About Michael Bungay Stanier

Michael is a Rhodes Scholar and holds an M Phil from Oxford, a law degree and a BA with highest honours from the Australian National University. He has held senior positions in the corporate, consultancy and agency worlds. Through his company, Box of Crayons, Michael works with clients around the world to get unstuck and discover what's possible. He is a masterful facilitator and trainer, and an experienced public speaker.

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