Written by accomplished professional speaker and business consultant, James A. Ziegler, CSP, HSG, The Prosperity Equation shares the journey that took one man from desolation to success. It's about how to achieve great personal wealth and security. This down to Earth book is written in a personable conversational style as if Ziegler was right in the room speaking with you. The author interweaves personal stories with 'the pillars of prosperity'. the conceptual strategy that made him successful and wealthy. Not for the faint hearted, Ziegler's style in often brash, forthright and in your face - the author who says, "success leads to excess," actually lives the dream himself with expensive jewelry, luxury cars, fine restaurants, travel, and an extravagant home. The man is high-energy and perpetual motion: his enthusiasm is contagious. He will be the first to tell you that prosperity is about much more than money. It is about quality of life and security. His definition of prosperity is a total package that includes having abundance to share your good fortune with others as well as having the ability to car for your family and those you care about. Wealth provides choices. The bottom line in Ziegler's world is that very few wealthy people are 'employees'. Of you want to freedom and the ability to control your destiny, you have got to start and grown your own business. The Prosperity Equation: New Millennium Edition is about how to achieve those goals and enjoy the lifestyle you have only dreamed about.