Rules for Renegades: How to Make More Money, Rock Your Career, and Revel in Your Individuality

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WANT A RICHER LIFE?

BREAK ALL THE RULES

Renegade entrepreneur-and runaway success story-Christine Comaford-Lynch has lived the kind of life most of us can only dream about. From model to monk to multimillionaire, she does what she wants-and gets things done.

Now, in ten outrageous life lessons, she'll show you how to make your dreams come true. Your way. Your rules. Rules for Renegades distills what Christine ...

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Overview

WANT A RICHER LIFE?

BREAK ALL THE RULES

Renegade entrepreneur-and runaway success story-Christine Comaford-Lynch has lived the kind of life most of us can only dream about. From model to monk to multimillionaire, she does what she wants-and gets things done.

Now, in ten outrageous life lessons, she'll show you how to make your dreams come true. Your way. Your rules. Rules for Renegades distills what Christine has learned as she succeeded (and failed) in business, built strong relationships (and some disasters), and evolved spiritually and professionally. If you want to become financially independent, she'll show you how to do it. If you want to build your confidence and self-esteem, she'll give you a crash course. If you want a meaningful life full of rich connections, she'll share her secrets.

Ultimately, she lets you in on the greatest secret of all-how to build a fulfilling life while rocking your career. She has also filled her book with lots of cool free stuff: links to a sample business plan outline, tutorials on sales and marketing techniques, and tools to help you enhance your own power.

You'll learn the surprising truth behind her most offbeat rules. . .

  • Everything's an Illusion, So Pick One That's Empowering.
  • Rock Rejection and Finesse Failure.
  • Learn to Love Networking.
  • Work Your Money Mojo.

Rules for Renegades is not just the story of a remarkable entrepreneur. It's an amazing approach to life that breaks the rules-and makes life work for you.

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Publishers Weekly

High school dropout turned self-made multimillionaire and five-time CEO, Comaford-Lynch presents an upbeat, irreverent business book for entrepreneurs, free spirits and eponymous renegades. Focusing on passionate young people who have grit and vision but limited experience and/or resources, the author presents practical, step-by-step advice for starting a company, making it in a cutthroat environment and reaching life goals in record time, while recounting her entertaining, often hilarious life story. "To some extent, all first-time CEOs are making it up as they go along," she says. Sure enough, she's found herself brazening her way through plenty of bizarre and touching situations: hiring employees before she actually has a firm; posing as a man to score a programming job in the macho world of '80s Microsoft; dating Bill Gates to learn confidence; making (and losing) millions of dollars through guts, sales know-how and force of personality. Emphasizing visualization and self-confidence, she tackles the spiritual issues of prosperity as well as the down-and-dirty details of payroll and writing a killer business plan. Entrepreneurs and leaders at all levels of their careers will find this inspiring, rags-to-riches story as pleasurable to read as it is thought provoking. (Sept.)

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071489751
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 7/15/2007
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 637,741
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.10 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Christine Comaford-Lynch is a five-time CEO and company founder-and all five businesses grew to be either acquired or taken public. She has 20 years' experience in operational high-tech positions with Microsoft, Lotus, Adobe, and Apple. She has assisted 700 of the Fortune 1000 companies and 300 small businesses in accelerating innovation and has consulted with the White House on tech and small business strategies. Visit her at rulesforrenegades.com.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 27, 2008

    Read, learn, live.

    I'd recommend Christine's book as an exraordinary read that can't help but fire up anyone with 'their ears on'. This gal is a class act. Read, learn, live!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 19, 2008

    Want To Speed Up Your Wealth Building? Then Read This Book!

    This is a recommended read no matter where you are on your wealth journey. The author doesn¿t hold back! She willingly shares her personal self to drive home what she¿s painstakingly learned to define and drive wealth both personally and professionally.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 9, 2007

    another mundane self hype...trite, tedious

    does not live up to expectations at all. very tedious book. Just another self promotional hype book... without any extraordinary insights. don't recommend buying this at all.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 10, 2007

    Outstanding Information!

    When I got this book and started to read it I could not put it down! The author's style of explaing amazing life experiences to current business life and operations was exceptional. I laughed, cried and most of all learned a ton! She added cool free resources for every chapter. Ways to utilize the infomation in your own business right now. Everyone considering starting their own business or who already owns one NEEDS TO READ THIS BOOK right away!

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