From Last to First: Ten Life-Changing Steps to Wealth and Success

From Last to First: Ten Life-Changing Steps to Wealth and Success

by Al Angrisani


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“The trick to success is not avoiding failure; rather, it’s having in your back pocket the secrets for transforming the inevitable failure into success.”

For more than twenty-five years Al Angrisani has been helping troubled and under-performing companies experience a “reversal of fortunes” and turn failure into success and new shareholder wealth. Along his journey, he has developed a proven business turnaround model that has created hundreds of millions of dollars of wealth over and over again. In his first book, Win One for The Shareholders, Al shared his model with the world and the book instantly became a must-read. In this new book, From Last to First, Angrisani expands his turnaround philosophy to personal lives and careers, showing success- oriented readers how to turn the tables on failure and losing when life deals them a bad hand. Working professionals who have hit a rough patch in their business and/or personal lives can now turn to Al’s turnaround philosophy and model to create new success and wealth for them, their families, and shareholders.

In From Last to First, Angrisani examines the failure-breeding mistakes he has seen people make over and over again. He then offers his ten key steps proven to turn these failures into success.

Readers will learn:

•How to begin by taking responsibility for their own lives
•That failure is one of life’s greatest gifts; it’s the ONLY route to real change and success
•Once they have faced failure head-on, success and wealth are just a few steps away

After you have readFrom Last to First, you will be empowered by the insight and tools it gives you to meet life’s adversities head-on and defeat failure by achieving success again and again.

Turn the Tables on Failure When Life Deals You a Bad Hand

Are you struggling in the face of adversity and finding it impossible to succeed and create wealth for yourself, your family, and your business? If the answer is yes, you need to read this book. In his first book, Win One for the Shareholders author Al Angrisani presented his proprietary system for business turnarounds. In From Last to First, Angrisani explains how his proven system can be used to achieve success in personal and family relationships and career planning.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781630061012
Publisher: Humanix Books
Publication date: 01/23/2018
Pages: 190
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Al Angrisani is a leading expert on corporate turnarounds and the former Assistant U.S. Secretary of Labor under President Ronald Reagan, as well as an author and business media personality. His decades of experience and recognized expertise in both the private and public sector continue to make him a sought-after, regular commentator on national news programs including CNBC, Fox Business News, and Bloomberg TV. Television producers have utilized his background and knowledge of the economy and labor markets to put economic and financial data into perspective for lay audiences of businesspeople and consumers. He was a regular commentator during the recent presidential election cycle, bringing refreshing intelligence and common sense to discussions about the economy and the job market.

He currently oversees two important companies in the turnaround world: Angrisani Turnarounds, LLC, an operator and adviser to the boards of directors of troubled and underperforming companies, and the newly initiated TurnVest Partners, LLC, a private investment company focused on investing in public and private turnarounds.

Table of Contents

About the Author ix

Preface: Finding Your Inner Rocky xi

Introduction: A Helping Hand from a Turnaround Expert When Things Go Wrong xiii

Section I I Think I Am Successful; Therefore, I Am Successful 1

Step 1 Take Responsibility for Yourself 5

Step 2 No More Fear: A New Perspective on Failure 11

Step 3 Find Your Passion and Purpose 19

Step 4 Correct Your Mistakes and Stop Being Stuck on Stupid 37

Step 5 Run to Fire and Seek Opportunity in Adversity 53

Step 6 Play to Win: You Are a Born Winner 57

Section II With This Secret Formula, I Turn Success into Wealth 67

Step 7 Go Big or Go Home: Negotiate a Big Payday for You and Your Family 73

Step 8 The Proven Turnaround Model 79

Step 9 Employ a Win/Win Strategy and Killer Tactics 87

Step 10 How I Learned to Invest in Myself and Create Wealth 103

Closing Thoughts: From Last to First 123

Index 127

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