Barry Franklin

Barry A. Franklin, PhD, is director of preventive cardiology and cardiac rehabilitation at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan. His research over the past four decades combines preventive cardiology and lifestyle medicine. Barry is a past editor-in-chief of the Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention, and he is a past president of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation and the American College of Sports Medicine. In 2015, Dr. Franklin was listed by Thomson Reuter’s among The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds (Clinical Medicine). He is co-editor of The Heart-Healthy Handbook. Dr. Franklin’s passion is the study of highly successful people and organizations, a topic that he lectures widely about to business and industry groups and at college commencements throughout the US.

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Overcoming Inertia On the Road to Success

Do you feel stuck in your life? In this video, Dr. Barry Franklin discusses how to overcome inertia. The way…

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The Path to Success Starts with This Step

Out of the 10 strategies for success described in Dr. Barry Franklin’s GPS for Success, the single most important thing…

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Success Is More Than Just More Things

In this video, Dr. Barry Franklin, author of GPS for Success, offers his definition of what success really is. Success,…

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Retirement Doesn’t Mean an End to Success

What does success mean for people who have retired from their professional careers but who aren’t ready to be “done”? The…

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Talent + Visibility = Opportunity

One of the most important things a person can do to be successful is be visible. In this video, Dr.…

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Surrounding Yourself with This Kind of People Leads to Success

One of the keys to success is to surround yourself with other successful people. Dr. Barry Franklin, author of GPS…

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How to Make Your Own Good Luck

Dr. Barry Franklin, author of GPS for Success, states that people make their own good luck. Dr. Franklin believes that…

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Successfully Returning to Work After Having Children

Many men and women want to return to the workforce after having taken years off in order to raise their…

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Success Strategies for Younger Workers

In this video, Dr. Barry Franklin, author of GPS for Success, offers success tips for younger individuals who have just…

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5 Things That Make You a Master Communicator

One of the most important qualities of successful people is being a master communicator.  In this video, Dr. Barry Franklin,…