Transform your workplace, your school, or your life with the 8 to Great process.

8 to Great is a simple, yet powerful, 8-step process for taking charge of your life and achieving your dreams. This is a proven step-by-step recipe that the happiest and most successful people use every day. 8 to Great is the roadmap that will take you from wherever you are in life to where you want to be.

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“I cannot even count the number of times I’ve witnessed my students’ lives be transformed through teaching 8 to Great®. I’m so grateful to be able to share this process in my classroom!”

– Lindsay Buck, HS teacher, KS

The 8 to Great Difference:
Students learn it, love it and live it.​

  • Proven. Research has shown fewer failing grades, fewer discipline incidents, and improved test scores.
  • Process. More than just a list of positive qualities, it’s a formula for success
  • Practical. Hundreds of easy-to-follow scripted 20-minute activities that students and adults alike learn from and use immediately
  • Powerful. Students and adults agree,8 to Great is life-changing.”
  • Positive Attitude Formula. The FGH® formula is hailed around the world as the most effective Positive Attitude Formula ever written.
  • Popular. Students don’t just learn 8 to Great, they love it. When students love a process, they live it.
“Every day after class I go home and teach what I learned to my Mom and my sisters. It’s changing our family.”
– Manuel, 9th grader, MI
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  • ​Self Confidence/Self Respect
  • Respect for Others/Compassion
  • Responsibility/No Excuses
  • A Decision-Making Formula
  • A Patented Positive Attitude Formula
  • Skills for Becoming a Better Listener
  • The Definition of a Healthy Risk
  • How to End Rumors & Gossip
  • How to Persevere & Not Give Up
  • How to End Blaming & Complaining
  • Why Dreams Are as Important as Goals

“In all my years as a principal, I’ve never seen a stronger program for the emotional and mental growth of students than 8 to Great.”
—Suzan Morin | Principal, Alternative HS, NE

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This groundbreaking and practical book offers a simple, yet powerful, 8-step process for taking charge of your life and achieving your dreams.

In 8 to Great you will learn how the High-Ways provide a proven step-by-step process that helps you find greater happiness and success…proven by highly successful people around the world!

8 to Great will take you from wherever you are in life to where you want to be, providing a springboard into a new level of well-being and joy. 

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