MECHANICSBURG, Pa. -- Sunbury Press has released Jim Whelan and Doug Brode's self-help book "Star Power -- Creating Success Hollywood Style!" sp_fcAbout the Book: Whelan and Brode introduce the "SDP Model" (Scripting, Directing, Performing) to help you be more successful in your life. As a corporate leadership development and training professional for the past twenty years, Jim Whelan has created and delivered many powerful programs to help attendees at all levels reach peak performance. Inspiring frontline team members and leaders alike, Jim is also a dynamic retreat leader and keynote speaker focused on personal and team performance in the areas of: Leadership, Strategic Planning, Customer Service, Coaching, Selling, Whole-Mind thinking, Team Problem solving and, of course, Star Power at Work! Learn more at Douglas Brode is a novelist, graphic novelist, screenwriter, playwright, film historian and multi-award-winning journalist. He teaches at Syracuse University's Newhouse School of Public Communications, Department of Television-Film-Digital Media, during the fall semesters and at the University of Texas, San Antonio, Department of Philosophy and Classics in the winter and spring. He has written for popular publications as varied as ROLLING STONE and TV GUIDE and academic journals including CINEASTE and TELEVISION QUARTERLY. Among his most recent books are ROD SERLING AND THE TWILIGHT ZONE (Barricade), DREAM WEST: POLITICS AND RELIGION IN COWBOY MOVIES (University of Texas Press, Austin), DRACULA'S DAUGHTERS: THE FEMALE VAMPIRE ON FILM (Scarecrow), and "PATSY!" THE LIFE AND TIMES OF LEE HARVEY OSWALD (Sunbury). Contents: Act I Scene 1: Life Imitating Art Scene 2: Creating Your Character Scene 3: Something to Shoot For Scene 4: The Protagonist’s Plan Scene 5: You Are What You Learn Act II Scene 6: Enter the Director Scene 7: Great Expectations Scene 8: Bring it On Scene 9: The Power of Vision Scene 10: The Direct Approach Act III Scene 11: In the Spotlight Scene 12: To Be or Not to Be Scene 13: Talent Show Scene 14: In the Heat of the Moment Scene 15: For the Love of It Denouement Scene 16: Your Destiny Appendix Star Power: Creating Success Hollywood Style! Authored by JIm Whelan, Authored by Douglas Brode List Price: $19.95 5.5" x 8.5" (13.97 x 21.59 cm) Black & White on White paper 304 pages Sunbury Press, Inc. ISBN-13: 978-1620063187 ISBN-10: 1620063182 BISAC: Self-Help / Personal Growth / Success Also available on Nook and Kindle For more information, please see: