(December 29, 1953 – Present)
Joseph "Joe" Vitale is a spiritual teacher and author. He is best known for his appearance in the 2009 Rhonda Byrne film, "The Secret". He is also the author of several books, such as The Attractor Factor and "Zero Limits". Vitale was born in Niles, Ohio and attended Niles McKinley High School. Early in his life, Joe experienced domestic abuse, and as a source of comfort and wisdom he turned to reading.
Vitale soon moved to Kent, Ohio to attend college at Kent State university. Later he would move to Texas. At one point he experienced a period of being homeless on the streets of Dallas. He continued to be an avid reader, learning more about metaphysics and positive thinking that led him to begin to use the law of attraction in his own life to create success. Soon after, Vitale began his career as a copywriter in Houston. In 1984, Vitale wrote his first book "Zen And The Art Of Writing". In 1995, he wrote "Hypnotic Writing". Some of his professional clients have included the Red Cross, PBS, Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital, and several other businesses.
Dr. Joe Vitale has made appearances in several movies as an expert on the Law Of Attraction, including: Try It On Everything, The Opus, Leap!, The Search for a Balanced Life, The Compass, and Discover the Gift. The Miracles Coaching program which was created by Vitale to help guide students through the processes of the Law of Attraction has been featured on the Larry King Live show. Joe is also known as a musician with 15 albums to his name
Joe Vitale’s first book, Zen and the Art of Writing was published in 1984.. Some of his other publications include: The Attractor Factor, Life’s Missing Instruction Manual, The Key, and Faith. Vitale also recorded many audio programs for Nightingale-Conant. Vitale has also written a book on P.T. Barnum’s business secrets, There’s a Customer Born Every Minute. In 2005, Joe became a bestselling author when he wrote The Attractor Factor: 5 Easy Steps for Creating Wealth (or Anything Else) From the Inside Out. Vitale has written books on marketing and business including Hypnotic Writing: How to Seduce and Persuade Customers with Only Your Words and Buying Trances: A New Psychology of Sales and Marketing. His most recent book, The Secret Prayer, was released on May 18, 2015.
The film The Secret, in which Joe Vitale is interviewed, was released on March 23, 2006. Vitale has been featured in several movies throughout his career, including: Try it on Everything, The Opus, Leap!, The Meta Secret and The Abundance Factor. Vitale with Operation Yes (Your Economic Salvation) – a program that offers both mental and financial assistance to end homelessness in the United States. The strategy of the organization is to alleviate poverty using the law of attraction. He currently resides in the Austin, Texas area with his wife, Nerissa Oden.
Links & Resources
The Seven Lost Secrets of Success
Hypnotic Marketing (2002)
Hypnotic Writing (2003)
The Attractor Factor (2005)
Life's Missing Instruction Manual (2006)
Zero Limits: The Secret Hawaiian System for Wealth, Health, Peace and More (2007)
The Key (2007)
The Missing Secret: How to Use the Law of Attraction to Easily Attract What You Want ... Every Time (2007)
Buying Trances: A New Psychology of Sales and Marketing (2007)
Expect Miracles: The Missing Secret to Astounding Success (2008)
Attract Money Now: Easy 7-Step Formula (2010)
The Awakening Course: The Secret to Solving All Problems (2010)
Spiritual Marketing (2011)
The Secret Prayer: The Three-step Formula for Attracting Miracles (2015)
At Zero The Final Secret to Zero Limits ">At Zero: The Final Secret to "Zero Limits" The Quest for Miracles Through Ho'Oponopono (2013)
The Awakened Millionaire: A Manifesto for the Spiritual Wealth Movement (2016)
The Miracle: Six Steps to Enlightenment (2016)
Anything Is Possible: 7 Steps for Doing the Impossible (2018)