From Publishers Weekly
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From the Back Cover
“These principles will not only help you sleep at night, they're steroids for your paycheck. This book is a can't miss if you want economic freedom without having to start your own business!”
-Barbara BabbitKaufman, Founder and Former CEO of Chapter 11 Book Stores
“As the owner of a rapidly growing global brand, our business success hinges upon employees who are willing to take the ball and run with it! If you're a business owner or executive responsible for team results, these principles will have people knocking over walls for you!”
-Giovanni, The Margarita King Owner and Founder of The Margarita King,www.themargaritaking.com
“As an entrepreneur and former Wall St. investment manager, this book is easy to relate to for anyone who has ever thought about starting their own company, but just never had the ‘perfect idea.' Until that perfect idea arrives, this book provides the secret of blending what's great about corporate America with the highlights of business ownership.”
-Kwame Jackson,ApprenticeSeason 1 Finalist, Entrepreneur/Speaker/Author,www.kwamejackson.com
“What a cool concept! Moss shows how you can find a balance between working for someone and working for yourself. It's the best of both worlds! I don't care what level you are at work-you can start today!”
-Allison Saget, Author ofThe Event Marketing Handbook,www.eventblt.com
“Finally someone has just come out and said it…you can still get rich working for a big company! Moss shows you the way, no matter what industry you're in!”
-Katherine Vessenes, CFP JD President of Vestment Advisors
“This is a great concept! As an entrepreneur, I know how hard it is to start a business from the ground up. This book reveals the secrets to business ownership without having to start from scratch. Moss has become quite an inspiration on this topic”
-Jen Klair, Founder ofwww.jenklairkids.com
Make More. Worry Less. Everyone wants to do that-but how? And how can you do it within the organization, where most people will spend their entire working lives? This book has the answers. No academic theory here:Make More, Worry Lessbrings together 18 riveting stories from people who've achieved both of these goals, gaining surprising wealth and real peace of mind along the way.
These aren't superheroes. They're ordinary people who've done the extraordinary: from fast-food worker Linda Robb, now earning a six-figure income at Aflac, to once lowly telemarketer Steve Hudson, now running business development at one of the most promising start-up companies in the nation. Author and radio host Wes Moss reveals the powerful lessons these individuals have learned. Better yet, he shows how you can use those lessons to take ownership of your life and career, earning more money than you ever thought possible.
But that's only half the equation! Moss also shows how to handle your increased success with less stress, fewer worries, and greater happiness.
Every single story in this book is accompanied by specific tips, tricks, steps to take, and mistakes to avoid: actionable information you can use right now. If you want to change your life, start right here.
Harness what you have
Find it, create it, or tweak what you have
Underestimate your obstacles
Stop wasting time thinking about what you can't do
Notice your network-and make the most of it
Earning friendships, building alliances, finding mentors
Take the first step, today
You know what to do: learn how to get past whatever's stopping you
These Aren't Superheroes: They're Ordinary People Who've Done the Extraordinary
• Take control of your career...and achieve the security and happiness you've always wanted!
• Specific tips, steps, and lessons you can start using today
• Discover the most practical and effective ways to “worry less” about anything at work (see page 72, “Conquer Worry with the Worst-Case Scenario” for a sneak peak)
• Discover the most effective ways to increase and compound your income at work
• By Wes Moss, well-known radio host and top financial consultant
What's keeping you up at night? Not enough money, control, security? Meet 18 ordinary people who've created their own security: normal people who've figured out how to regain control, make themselves indispensable to their organizations, build wealth, and achieve real peace of mind. They come from companies large and small, and from every walk of life, but all applied the principles of ownership to lead highly successful careers. InMake More, Worry Less, they share the specific secrets, lessons, and techniques they've discovered. Their stories are all different, but they all share one powerful thing in common: you can use them to build a more rewarding career, and a more rewarding life, starting right this minute.