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The Unemployed Millionaire: Escape the Rat Race, Fire Your Boss and Live Life on Your Terms!

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A self-made millionaire shows you how to make millions while living life on your own termsAt just eighteen years old, Matt Morris founded his first marketing business. At twenty, he dropped out of college to pursue business full-time. At twenty-one, he was homeless and deeply in debt, living out of his car. It was then that he made a life-changing decision to re-invent him ...more
ebook, 272 pages
Published September 8th 2009 by Wiley (first published 2009)
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Susan
I listened to the audiobook, or rather tried to. I got halfway through and just couldn't go any further. I don't doubt that the author is a pro at what he does or that he has good ideas but I don't think reading an audiobook is one of them. That said, I suppose if I really thought his ideas would help make me a millionaire I likely would have continued to suffer through or bought the hardcover. Perhaps, I have listened to too many books of this type to find his to be one to stick with. I am not ...more
Nkem Paul
Matt brought his entrepreneurial prowess to play in this book. The combination of Matt's personal story, how he turned things around by determination, consistency, and by taking advantage of opportunities he came across made great lessons.

Matt went on to suggest tools anyone could leverage to really escape the rat race. A great book for anyone seeking to develop personally.
Cara
Not even sure why I read this. Curiosity, I guess. Also, I apparently wanted something that didn't make me think. Even after it was clear that it didn't really have anything to say to me, I kept reading anyway. Such thick paper--I think it just felt good to make such visible progress on something.

So, how to become an unemployed millionaire? First, think positive and believe you can. Then, start making money. Pretty simple, eh? You can make this money through multi-level marketing (now called net
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Marcus Calvin
Great Book. I enjoyed Matt Morris's story more than the latter half of the book. When he gives the strategies to triumph over hardship, that's when this book shines! If your looking to set up an online business, the latter half definitely will give you many tools you can employ to make that a reality. I'll read it again and have a different outlook on it later
Ryan
First half interesting on about his story... its when he goes on about additional subjects such as property that lets the overall content down.... a lot of the second half is pretty much what you can get online, it needed to be more laid out in those sections... makes me believe he didn't research those areas well and uses his limited experience in that particular area... if you wanted education there's more in-depth resources available; as a story it is inspirational.

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Tai Tai
mostly tips on how to think, what to believe, with a layer of icing on things to do #entrpreneur
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Vivek Rajan Vivek
Matt goes from living in a car, selling above the ground swimming pools and taking bath in restrooms to being a millionaire. It's an inspirational read for all those who think that doing so is impossible.

The latter part of the book gives you tips and tricks to do business although it may be outdated since the online marketing landscape keeps changing at an incredible rate.

I've read it once and it was worth my time.


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Darlene Hull
Interesting book on lifestyle design. Not as good as Ferriss' 4hww as the suggestions are more predictable. Still, some good stuff there.
Chris

Great book by a great man and friend!.
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Matt recently completed a degree in English Language at the University of Sheffield. He is a writer of crime fiction and is also very passionate about guitar, which he attempts to play, admittedly rather badly. He is also a huge football fan who likes to play when he can and roots for Arsenal.
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