Kim Perell made headlines for her amazing transformative story of a startup entrepreneur to an internationally renowned CEO and prominent angel investor. From her modest beginnings at her kitchen table, she went from broke to multi-millionaire in just a few short years. Today, she has investments in over 70 startups many of which have been sold to some of the largest Fortune 500 companies. Now, in The Execution Factor, she offers indispensable wisdom as she shares her personal journey and proven program for achieving success.
The Execution Factor offers a straightforward approach to success deliberately designed in a way that anyone can master. Perell flips the notion on its head that success is all about having a great idea, an advanced degree or a high IQ. Because people around the world have achieved their dreams without any of those things. Perell believes the ability to execute is the difference between success and failure.
The Execution Factor is for anyone looking to transform themselves from a “dreamer” to a “doer” and will make you feel like you have a success coach by your side. Perell teaches her unique 5 traits of execution: vision, passion, action, resilience, and relationships. By the time you’ve completed the book you will have a have a blueprint to achieve your dreams in business and in life. Don’t settle for ordinary when you can have extraordinary. Master execution and change your life.
|Publisher:||McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing|
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About the Author
Perell attributes her success to her ability to execute and believes execution is what makes the difference between success and failure. She is confident that execution is a skill that can be mastered, and actively seeks to teach it to others. Her passion to help young entrepreneurs achieve success has led to her being an early stage investor in over 70 startups, 14 of which have been successfully acquired, and one that went public with a current market valuation over $3 billion.
Table of ContentsLetter to the Reader
1. Hitting Rock Bottom: The Truth about Success
Trait 1: Vision: Your North Star
2. Moon Shot
3. Living Someone Else's Dream
4. Don't Just Think It, Ink It
5. The Loneliest Trait
VisionTrait Summary and Real-Life Scenario
Trait 2: Passion: What You're Willing to Sacrifice and Suffer For
6. What We Do for Love
7. Emotional Rescue
8. Fueling Your Fire
9. Never Completely Submit to The Dark Side
PassionTrait Summary and Real-Life Scenario
Trait 3: Action: Taking That First Step and the Next One
10. Setting the Stage to Act!
11. Prioritize Action: Better to Start Than Procrastinate
12. Vision Quest
13. Fear of Flying
ActionTrait Summary and Real-Life Scenario
Trait 4: Resilience: Dealing with Obstacles, Change, and Uncertainty
14. Life Rarely Goes as Planned
15. Bouncing Back After Setbacks
16. Fail Forward
17. Minds & Hearts
18. Practicing and Preparing for Resilience
ResilienceTrait Summary and Real-Life Scenario
Trait 5: Relationships: Having the Right People in Your Life
19. The Human Touch
20. Life Is a Team Sport
21. Audit Your Life
22. Sharing Your Success
RelationshipsTrait Summary and Real-Life Scenario
Conclusion: Creating an Execution Blueprint for Your Success