The Naked Millionaire: The Ultimate Fast Track Guide to Wealth, Freedom and Fulfillment

Overview

This is your book, not mine.

This is a book about becoming a millionaire. Not through investment, although you may invest the money that you make.

Not through savings, although you will be able to have some of those.

And not through betting on the 4.10 at your local race track.

This is a 'how to' book like ...

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Overview

This is your book, not mine.

This is a book about becoming a millionaire. Not through investment, although you may invest the money that you make.

Not through savings, although you will be able to have some of those.

And not through betting on the 4.10 at your local race track.

This is a 'how to' book like no other, with seven possible paths, all leading to the same outcome.

If you do the things in this book you will become a millionaire – it’s that simple.

So what do you want to do? Be an authentic millionaire? Design a global brand? Start and grow your business? Avoid pitfalls? See what others don’t? Become a professional speaker? Write a bestseller?

Your book, your choice.

This is a work of fact – if, and only if, you do something with it.

Otherwise, it is a work of fiction.

"This book tells you how it is with heart, humour and honesty. David shares his insights about what it really takes to get where you want."
Lord Tim Bell

"…David is an outstanding motivator, tackling the big issues of life and business in a practical,honest and inspirational way…"
Darren Blackhurst, Chief Merchandising Officer, Asda Stores Ltd.

"With David Taylor's support, we're helping many more your people to turn their lives around."
Martina Milburn, CEO, The Prince's Trust

"David, is a healthy stimulant. He makes you think differently about the big things in business and in Life, making you more effective in all that you do."
Chris Satterthwaite, CEO of Chime Communications

"David Taylor is like a laser, cutting straight through the clutter to get to the neart of what you really need to know and do."
Dr Alex Linley, Founding Director, CAPP, and author, The Strengths Book

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781907312434
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 6/1/2010
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 298
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

David Taylor is author of the bestselling The Naked Leader and The Naked Coach. He is the winner of the prestigious European Business Speaker award, and has made keynote speeches in 56 different countries.
On television, David has transformed teams in Working Wonders (ITV), removed phobias in The Salon (Channel 4) and most recently turned around a small company in decline in The Naked Office, Virgin 1's Royal Society Award nominated hit TV show.
By combining the best thinking in leading, psychology and business achievement with 25 years of experience, David enables individuals, teams and organisations to take their success to new levels.
David is the Honorary Professor of Leadership at Warwick University Business School, the Business Ambassador for The Prince's Trust and a Director of Woking Football Club.

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Table of Contents

Journey 1 Front To Back

I Your Self: Be an Authentic Millionaire 1

1 Simply Be Yourself (It's all you need to be) 3

2 Get Ready for the (Bumpy) Ride Ahead 14

3 Form Key Relationships (People and money) 20

II Your Brand: Design a Global Brand 37

4 Find Your Big Idea (It needn't be unique) 39

5 Become an Obvious Expert (in a world full of them) 54

6 Master Cyberspace (like a ten-year-old) 71

III Your Business: Start and Grow Your Business 83

7 Do the Essentials (and not be a busy fool) 85

8 Unlock the Holy Grail of Fast Business Growth 104

9 Know What to Sell (Sell it, deliver it and get paid) 116

IV Your Warning!: Avoid the Pitfalls that I Didn't 129

10 Make the Big Decision (Don't give up your day job, just yet) 131

11 Welcome Detractors (You really need them) 139

12 Never Be Found Out (by 'reality') 145

V Your Secrets: See What Others Don't 155

13 Apply the Lessons from The Secret 157

14 Help Others (and change the world for good) 167

15 See What is Hidden in Plain Sight 177

VI Your Speaking: Present as a Professional Speaker 189

16 Prepare (Not for the timid!) 191

17 Move from Good to Great to Outstanding 207

18 Take Your Place as a World-Class Speaker 220

VII Your Book: Write a Bestseller 229

19 Begin Writing a Book (and finish it!) 231

20 Have It Published (while staying sane) 251

21 Turn It into a Bestseller (in reality and perception) 264

Summary: The Naked Ten 271

Appendix 1 Case Study: The Naked Office 273

Appendix 2 Acknowledgements, Resources and Sustainability 279

Journey 2 The Journey Of Hindsight

I Your Self: Be an Authentic Millionaire 1

1 Simply Be Yourself (It's all you need to be) 3

2 Get Ready for the (Bumpy) Ride Ahead 14

3 Form Key Relationships (People and money) 20

II Your Brand: Design a Global Brand 37

4 Find Your Big Idea (It needn't be unique) 39

5 Become an Obvious Expert (in a world full of them) 54

6 Master Cyberspace (like a ten-year-old) 71

III Your Business: Start and Grow Your Business 83

7 Do the Essentials (and not be a busy fool) 85

8 Unlock the Holy Grail of Fast Business Growth 104

9 Know What to Sell (Sell it, deliver it and get paid) 116

IV Your Warning!: Avoid the Pitfalls that I Didn't 129

10 Make the Big Decision (Don't give up your day job, just yet) 131

11 Welcome Detractors (You really need them) 139

12 Never Be Found Out (by 'reality') 145

V Your Secrets: See What Others Don't 155

13 Apply the Lessons from The Secret 157

14 Help Others (and change the world for good) 167

15 See What is Hidden in Plain Sight 177

VI Your Speaking: Present as a Professional Speaker 189

16 Prepare (Not for the timid!) 191

17 Move from Good to Great to Outstanding 207

18 Take Your Place as a World-Class Speaker 220

VII Your Book: Write a Bestseller 229

19 Begin Writing a Book (and finish it!) 231

20 Have It Published (while staying sane) 251

21 Turn It into a Bestseller (in reality and perception) 264

Summary: The Naked Ten 271

Appendix 1 Case Study: The Naked Office 273

Appendix 2 Acknowledgements, Resources and Sustainability 279

Journey 3 The Journey Of Misadventure

I Your Self: Be an Authentic Millionaire 1

1 Simply Be Yourself (It's all you need to be) 3

2 Get Ready for the (Bumpy) Ride Ahead 14

3 Form Key Relationships (People and money) 20

II Your Brand: Design a Global Brand 37

4 Find Your Big Idea (It needn't be unique) 39

5 Become an Obvious Expert (in a world full of them) 54

6 Master Cyberspace (like a ten-year-old) 71

III Your Business: Start and Grow Your Business 83

7 Do the Essentials (and not be a busy fool) 85

8 Unlock the Holy Grail of Fast Business Growth 104

9 Know What to Sell (Sell it, deliver it and get paid) 116

IV Your Warning!: Avoid the Pitfalls that I Didn't 129

10 Make the Big Decision (Don't give up your day job, just yet) 131

11 Welcome Detractors (You really need them) 139

12 Never Be Found Out (by 'reality') 145

V Your Secrets: See What Others Don't 155

13 Apply the Lessons from The Secret 157

14 Help Others (and change the world for good) 167

15 See What is Hidden in Plain Sight 177

VI Your Speaking: Present as a Professional Speaker 189

16 Prepare (Not for the timid!) 191

17 Move from Good to Great to Outstanding 207

18 Take Your Place as a World-Class Speaker 220

VII Your Book: Write a Bestseller 229

19 Begin Writing a Book (and finish it!) 231

20 Have It Published (while staying sane) 251

21 Turn It into a Bestseller (in reality and perception) 264

Summary: The Naked Ten 271

Appendix 1 Case Study: The Naked Office 273

Appendix 2 Acknowledgements, Resources and Sustainability 279

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