On one of the best days of his life as an entrepreneur, Mark Timm found himself sitting in his car at the end of his driveway. In just a minute he would go into the house and greet his wife and children. But as he basked in the success he'd just had, he also had to face a surprising realization: he didn't really want to go home.
Mark knew that once he stepped into the happy chaos of his family, the euphoria of the day would evaporate. His work life and his home life might as well have been two different worlds. And at that moment, he acknowledgedas he puts itthat "my businesses were getting my first and my best, while my family got my last and my least."
Mentor to Millions charts Mark's journey from that pivotal moment to a whole new understanding of how work, life, and relationships can coexist and thrive together. His guide through this journey: his accomplished mentor, Kevin Harrington, one of the original "sharks" from Shark Tank, who shares amazing stories and imparts invaluable wisdom about how to win in business and in every area of life.
This deeply personal, easy-to-follow book invites you to join Mark and Kevin on the journey. Every page pulls back the curtain on entrepreneurship at the highest level, revealing priceless business lessonswhich lead to the biggest lesson of all: combining the best of business, family, and personal life. If you're succeeding in business, struggling, or just starting out, and want your life at home to be what you've always dreamed it can be, this is the lesson you need to learn: the most valuable business you'll ever own, work for, or be a part of isn't the business you go to every day, it's the one you go home to.
|Publisher:||Hay House Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||5.80(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.00(d)|
About the Author
Mark Timm has been a serial entrepreneur and exponential-thinking practitioner for two decades. He has started more than a dozen companies, several of which have multiplied and been sold. He has spoken professionally for more than 25 years, giving thousands of speeches to millions of people around the globe. Today, Mark believes his most important role is CEO of the most valuable business in the world: his family of six young adults with his wife, Ann.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 But … Why Kevin? 1
Chapter 2 Get the Right Mind-Set 17
Chapter 3 Aggressive Curiosity 35
Chapter 4 Get Focused and Make a Plan 51
Chapter 5 Take Action 67
Chapter 6 From Failure to Phoenix 83
Chapter 7 Multiply Your Efforts 97
Chapter 8 Build Your Dream Team 111
Chapter 9 Get Scale (in Everything) 125
Chapter 10 To Babson and Back Again 141
Epilogue: "We Have to Be Timms" 153
Free Resources for Your Success 161
But Wait, There's More! 163
About the Authors 179