Taylor Pearson

Fab Mac...
435 books | 198 friends

Bodhi
173 books | 8 friends

Will Evans
319 books | 141 friends

Maciej ...
342 books | 162 friends

Trish M...
106 books | 34 friends

Farnoos...
451 books | 437 friends

Vishnu ...
412 books | 90 friends

Michael
3,498 books | 2,134 friends

More friends…

Taylor Pearson

Goodreads Author


Born
in Memphis, The United States
Website

Twitter

Genre

Influences
Nassim Taleb, Tim Ferriss, Ray Dalio, Seth Godin, Peter Drucker, Marcu ...more

Member Since
September 2011

URL


Taylor spent the last three years meeting with hundreds of entrepreneurs from Los Angeles to Vietnam, Brazil to New York, and worked with dozens of them, in industries from cat furniture to dating, helping them to grow their businesses.

Regardless of the industry, age, race, country, or gender, one simple fact stood out: entrepreneurship was dramatically more accessible, profitable, and safer… while jobs were riskier and less profitable than the public is typically (mis)led to believe.

Based on hundreds of interactions and and dozens of recent books and studies, he wrote The End of Jobs to show others how they could invest in entrepreneurship to create more freedom, meaning, and wealth in their lives.

Average rating: 4.1 · 995 ratings · 94 reviews · 3 distinct worksSimilar authors
The End of Jobs: Money, Mea...

4.11 avg rating — 960 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Purposeful Productivity: A ...

3.89 avg rating — 35 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
The End of Jobs: Money, Mea...

0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

So glad I stumbled on this article. Came to me exactly when I needed it. Thanks @TaylorPearson:disqus

 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on January 30, 2018 17:32 • 13 views

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Taylor’s Recent Updates

Taylor Pearson is now friends with Anna Grigoryeva
83222258
Taylor Pearson wants to read
A History of Interest Rates by Sidney  Homer
Rate this book
Clear rating
Taylor Pearson rated a book really liked it
The Most Important Thing by Howard  Marks
Rate this book
Clear rating
Taylor Pearson rated a book really liked it
The Most Important Thing Illuminated by Howard  Marks
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Rommel Papers by Erwin Rommel
" Meredith wrote: "Beach Read?"

totes
"
Taylor Pearson finished reading
Why We Sleep by Matthew Walker
Rate this book
Clear rating
Taylor Pearson wants to read
This is Going to Hurt by Adam  Kay
Rate this book
Clear rating
Taylor Pearson rated a book really liked it
The Evolving Self by Robert Kegan
Rate this book
Clear rating
Taylor Pearson wants to read
Mastery by George Leonard
Rate this book
Clear rating
Taylor Pearson wants to read
Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Taylor's books…
“While our first instinct is usually attempting to push harder, it’s more valuable to figure out where to push.”
Taylor Pearson, The End of Jobs: Money, Meaning and Freedom Without the 9-to-5

“Everything around you that you call life was made up by people that were no smarter than you and you can change it, you can influence it, you can build your own things that other people can use.”
Taylor Pearson, The End of Jobs: Money, Meaning and Freedom Without the 9-to-5

“Because of the qualitative and structural changes to the economy, it’s getting harder to find jobs, they’re more risky, and they’re less profitable.”
Taylor Pearson, The End of Jobs: Money, Meaning and Freedom Without the 9-to-5

“We need the possibility of escape as surely as we need hope; without it the life of the cities would drive all men into crime or drugs or psychoanalysis.”
Edward Abbey, Desert Solitaire

“Too many consultants fall in love with their own methodology. Success in this business comes from marketing, not from the depth of consulting expertise. I know that this is heresy to many of you, but all the nonrainmaking consulting gurus are working for somebody else and merely earning a paycheck.”
Alan Weiss, Million Dollar Consulting: the Professional's Guide to Growing a Practice

“Million Dollar Consulting Orchestration: if you don’t blow your own horn, there is no music.”
Alan Weiss, Million Dollar Consulting: the Professional's Guide to Growing a Practice

“One Percent Solution: Videotape clients giving you testimonials and place these on your Web site home page. This is the most dramatic video marketing tool that I know of.”
Alan Weiss, Million Dollar Consulting: the Professional's Guide to Growing a Practice

“Always ask yourself, “Would I be proud of this if it appeared all over the Internet tomorrow?”
Alan Weiss, Million Dollar Consulting: the Professional's Guide to Growing a Practice

220 Goodreads Librarians Group — 83928 members — last activity 20 minutes ago
A place where all Goodreads members can work together to improve the Goodreads book catalog. Non-librarians are welcome to join the group as well, to ...more
25x33 Dynamite Circle — 93 members — last activity Jun 10, 2015 09:09AM
A group for Dcers
2067 Free eBooks — 614 members — last activity May 16, 2018 04:16AM
A group to share free electronic books (in various formats such as pdf, doc, rft, txt, exe and so on) with others. 1. Please introduce your free ebook ...more
39511 Success @ Life By Reading — 805 members — last activity Jun 21, 2018 04:09AM
I am an avid reader of success books. They range from Biographies of successful people, Motivational books by Self-Help authors, Business Management B ...more
41997 Business Startups — 550 members — last activity Jun 10, 2018 08:42AM
This group is to review books essential and useful for creating, running and growing businesses.
160081 Entrepreneur's Book Club — 128 members — last activity Dec 10, 2015 12:40PM
A place to learn and share ideas, tips, book recommendations and help everyone succeed.
84287 EntrepreNerds — 85 members — last activity Nov 18, 2013 04:16AM
EntrepreNerds is a community of professionals and entrepreneurs that are committed to expanding their knowledge and skills through self-paced learning ...more
131006 Tech Book Club — 100 members — last activity Jan 24, 2018 05:25AM
[Formerly Tech Book Club Boston] Reading books about technology and talking about how we write about technology. What will we read? Books about policy ...more
182647 Modern Entrepreneur Book Club — 87 members — last activity Jun 10, 2018 08:50AM
The Modern Entrepreneur book club will explore a book a week. I will be sharing my favorite books with others and hope you'll join in on stimulating c ...more
More of Taylor’s groups…



No comments have been added yet.