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The Unlikely Entrepreneur
The Unlikely Entrepreneur
This is the unlikely, but true story of a man who had none of the qualities considered necessary for an entrepreneur – no eccentric IT genius – nor money-market marvel – nor the innovator/creator of a new market. Instead, Alan was a hard-working obsessive compulsive armed only with a ninth-grade education and some rat cunning whose parents’ dream was for him to work as a postman. In this funny, unforgettable and compelling account, he tells the tale of his most unlikely journey – made every mistake – fell into every trap – bought every scam – distracted by the usual suspects: squabbles over money, relationships in ruins, and pursued to the point of financial calamity and personal insanity by a vexatious litigant for ten years. It was only when Alan started ignoring conventional wisdom, and breaking all the rules of business, that everything turned around for him.This is a hands-on white-knuckle ride into that rarest of destinations – the unvarnished truth. If you ever dreamed of creating a business empire from scratch, or wanted to learn something about the world of business, then you must read this extraordinary story. This is business as it should be taught – in the raw.For those who want to act, not talk. Littered with gold nuggets. – ROSS CAMERON, HOST SKYNEWS “OUTSIDERS”
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