Now, in case you don't believe me
and I what I say about this book, let me share what others have said...
THERE'S A REASON that this ORIGINAL, trend-setting "sideline business" book appears in:
•The Library Journal!
[From the Library Journal]...Libraries might find their readers better served
by Walt Goodridge's Turn Your Passion into Profit , which is noteworthy for its more complete coverage and practical,
down-to-earth tone and style.-Susan C. Awe, Univ. of New Mexico Lib., Albuquerque
Copyright 2005 Reed Business Information.
•Jay Conrad Levison's latest Guerrilla Marketing book!
Walt's insights were sought
and featured in the new book by Jay Conrad Levinson and Andrew Neitlich entitled
The Guerrilla Marketing Job Escape Plan
Walt answers the question: "What is the one single piece of advice you would give to employees seeking to go out on their own?"
You’ll have to read the book to find out what his answer is!
•--Peter J. Patsula, from Successful Business Planning in 30 Days
Passion not only inspires innovation, determination and boundless
energy, but it is also contagious. Sharing your passion also helps others
tap into their own. Walt Goodridge, author of Turn Your Passion Into Profit,
sums it up well:
"Value No One Can Match"
"If you create and market a product or service through a business that is in alignment with your personality,
capitalizes on your history, incorporates your experiences, harnesses your talents, optimizes your strengths,
complements your weaknesses, honors your life's purpose, and moves you towards the conquest of your own fears,
there is ABSOLUTELY NO WAY that anyone in this or any other universe can offer the same value that you do!"
Used by Educators and Professors at
•Arizona State University (Prof. H. Matson)
•The New School (New York)
•South Carolina State University*, and others
for undergraduate as well as continuing Education Entrepreneurship Programs
*(title used: Walt's Game of Artist Management)
Dallas Morning News
Reviewed and featured in these media outlets...
, Source, Wall Street Journal, Public Radio International, Black Enterprise, ChinaTravel.net and more!
IN BUSINESS SINCE 1992, my Passion Profit Company, my books, quotes, articles and products have been
featured, reviewed and/or endorsed by:
"Like you said, Walt, you're never truly happy until you're pursuing your passion. I want you to know that I stepped out on faith, quit my job and wrote the novel I always wanted to write. Now I'm on tour and I'm finally living my dream. I am very proud of me and you should be too! Your inspiration served me well!"
Praised by satisfied customers...
-- -Hallema, author of Mass Deception
"I am a business owner working on taking my business to the next level. I use Turn Your Passion Into Profit like a daily guide. It motivates me when I am feeling low and strengthens my knowledge in areas where I am weak. Walt's desire for that "perfect day" spurred him in a direction to make that day not a dream but a reality. I have made the visualization of what the perfect day will look like for me a part of my morning ritual. I cannot stress enough that Turn Your Profit Into Passion has helped me to turn my DREAMS into PLANS for my not so distant future."
--Gayle E. Santana, PVS Network/Professional Virtual Services
"Walt, next to my Bible, your book, Turn Your Passion Into Profit is the book I reference the most in my house! It is the only other book that is constantly
visible (it’s on the dining room table right now!)…"-- Karon Mason Etienne, Maryland.
"I thought this book was going to be another "practical" guide to setting up a business - just instructions for the non-business
person in regards to getting started, organizing an office, raising capital, etc. Wow! It is so much more than any book like that
could ever hope to be. Mr. Goodridge surprised me with a look into the true foundations of profiting from your passion. So many of
us hear negative noise about pursuing "non-traditional" careers. If you are able to open your mind and consider Walt's philosophy,
it just makes sense. I discovered a new outlook on spirituality that I never really thought about and while there is no religious association
in the ideas presented here, instead of conflicting with beliefs I hold, it actually confirms them in a way I did not expect. This book gets to
the heart of finding your passion, allowing yourself to pursue it, and how to best turn it into profit. It is so well written and easy to understand,
yet packed with so much information and guidance, it will change your outlook and your life."--Jim Meck, from the Amazon.com site
"Walt is an inspiring and unique person with a gift for helping and empowering others. He is authentic, evolved and the kind of rare person that once
you meet, you think: "I had better learn as much as I can from this dynamic and gifted person." He has inspired me, given me valuable advice, and coached
me in my internet marketing strategies. I also consider him a good friend as well (which says a lot because I am very picky about who I am friends with).
As a self-employed Passionpreneur myself who makes a living doing what I love, I can testify that Walt's strategies are spot on and work in the real world.
His "Passion into Profit" ebook is absolutely amazing and an absolute must have for anyone desiring to make a living doing what they love and living freely.
It is very well written and the kind of book that changes lives. I consider it so essential and important, in fact, that I decided to list it on my
home page and ebook store to help others." - Winston Wu, Passionpreneur and Founder of HappierAbroad.com, a successful thriving Global Dating and Living
website and community
"Ive seen a lot of motivational books (such as Tony Robbins stuff) and this one is VERY different. What you don't get is the typical
fluff and puff of most motivational writings that only temporarily make you feel inspired yet leaving the reader with not knowing
really how to apply it. This author actually describes the "HOW TO" in coming up with your own passion ideas for making an income
stream based off what you know and what you are passionate about. This is the KEY difference.He describes the step by step process
and even shows how he markets his books too. I haven't seen other motivational books that do that. This author is very direct,
real and down to earth which is what I think makes him so credible. Its real life common sense stuff that he teaches you how to
act on and a lot of "make sense" philosophical creeds" to go along with it all. I give this book the highest possible recommendation.
It can be a life changer to those who read it!"--Steve Neese
I hope my message finds you well and blessed and more enthused than ever in your service to the world. [There are]...individuals,
companies and organizations that have in some way inspired me to feel more deeply, think more critically, or access myself on a higher level.
Most recently I have been reading your Passion to Profit book and it has inspired me with an entirely new series of brilliant ideas.
I feel more enthused than I have in months about my career and I am grateful to you for the gift of your light that you share with the
world (me). Richest blessings." --Shakti Rios, Spiritual Coach, High Vibration Spiritual Living
"Thank you so much for writing Turn Your Passion into Profit. Like you said, you’re never really happy until you’re pursuing your passion.
So I want you to know that I stepped out on faith, quit my job and wrote the novel I always wanted to write. Now I’m on tour all over the
country and I’m finally living my dream. I am very proud of me and you should be too!"--Hallema, author of Mass Deception
"…My husband had a total revelation about his passion as a result of your book two years ago and we both really like your work. Peace and Blessings, Ruth"
--Ruth Kirby, Medford, OR
"I have read many "self-help" books but yours is actually instructional and answers questions. It addresses how I feel and what I am thinking. I also e-mailed you several months ago about how I [pursue my passion] when I have a house to pay for, a child to support, etc…and you told me to start out slowly and build. Like you said in your book, it is scary. However, I am doing what you said and am starting to feel so much better. I realize I have a long way to go but, I think just realizing that I don’t have to stay in one of those 9-to-5 jobs working for someone else gives me so much courage to get out there and start doing what I want! Thank you so much for the book and the inspiration. I truly appreciate it."--Tammy van der Leest
I am a business owner working on taking my business to the next level. I use Turn Your Passion Into Profit like a daily guide. It motivates me when I am feeling low and strengthens my knowledge in areas where I am weak. Walt’s desire for that "perfect day" spurred him in a direction to make that day not a dream but a reality. I have made the visualization of what the perfect day will look like for me a part of my morning ritual. I cannot stress enough that Turn Your Passion Into Profit has helped me to turn my DREAMS into PLANS for my not so distant future. --Gayle E. Santana, PVS Network, Professional Virtual Services
I really enjoyed your program and got a lot out of it. I feel I am at a turning point and the energy of your class helped me in ways I am not even aware of...yet! The book is very interesting so far. I feel I will benefit from it--good information! Best of luck to you--thanks for your sharing your story!--Jean M., MN
When I first heard your personal story of the experiences that led you to the path of the passion pursuit, I knew you were achieving what many people think is out of their reach. You made me see that achievement had never been out of the reach for me. After attending your seminar and purchasing your book, I knew that the passion within me could only be profitable once I decided to take the necessary steps to success. I saw you as someone I was able to connect with and it made me think, "If he can do it, so can I."
I am currently turning the passion I have of creating artwork, photography and dance to that next level. No longer are these just hobbies but a way of life that is invigorating, challenging and fulfilling. I feel a deeper connection to the purpose of this life path I am on. By focusing on this passion of creation, I am liberating myself from the limits of doing something I had no passion for. Getting Turn Your Passion into Profit was one of my first steps to acknowledging my own purpose, power and freedom. Thank you! And this comes straight from the heart because that is where passion truly lives. Peace and blessings,
--Nicole Woo, DC
Written just for YOU...
According to one review:
"Simply put, Turn Your Passion Into Profit
can help you find your purpose, discover your passion,
create a product, and sell it for profit! If you've ever
dreamed of earning a living, or just some extra cash doing that one thing that
you've always loved to do, then this book/audio is for you!
Since its initial publication in the summer of 1999, and
with each revision to incorporate new strategies and technology,
Turn Your Passion Into Profit has been selling steadily
"under the radar." And while others have come along and copied
the title and concept, it continues to stand apart as the innovator,
combining spiritual concepts, even health and wellness with practical
business guidance to create a wholistic view and action plan
for profitable, passion-centered living.
Whether you're an entrepreneur with an existing business, or
a newbie with a great idea, you'll find a wealth of information,
inspiration and concrete ideas in this easy to follow step-by-step
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IMPROVED FUNCTION AND FORMAT
• sleek new cover design, new layout, better organized
• curl-resistant matte cover
• clickable links in PDF ebook edition
• better formatted Kindle and Nook editions (Available Jan 1, 2016!)
• Updated "Resource list" (all links updated, verified working at time of publication)
• Updated "Launching Online" (the Internet Chapter); Now that we all know what the internet is...
• Updated tax forms showing the latest allowable deductions for 2015!
• Expanded "Ask the Right Questions"
• Expanded "Follow-up File tasks"
• Expanded "18 Ways to Finance Your Business"
BRAND NEW SECTIONS:
• (34 pages of brand new material information; 372, was 338!)
• - Added: Soul Age, life theme, soul age and Meyer's Briggs Personality profile affect your passion
• - Added: How your smartphone. social networking can make you rich online and you don't even need a website!
• - "Okay, so what's the VERY FIRST thing I should do next? Keep this book open next to you and do exactly what I'm about to tell you" The Ultimate Passionpreneur Master Checklist!
• - NEW: "The Perception, Pursuit, Possession and Preservation of Profit" (i.e. Money)
PLUS (These 6S attachments sold separately)
• As a Man Thinketh by James Allen Passionpreneur University Edition; text and free audio!
• The Science of Getting Rich by Wallace D. Wattles Passionpreneur University Edition
The Passionpreneur University Reading List (classic texts with modern "passion-centric" interpretations and notes added)
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BONUS: Order now and get Ducks in a Row FREE!
The full title is Ducks in a Row??? Please (Get real!). How to find the courage to finally QUIT your soul-draining, life-sapping, energy-depleting, freedom-robbing job now...before it's too late..and live passionately ever after! (ISBN-13: 978-1482364187; 5.5" x 8.5"; 100pp)
Released in 2014, it's essentially the "prequel" to Turn Your Passion Into Profit and answers in great
detail a question I commonly get from coaching clients and workshop attendees who want to know exactly how I did it!
ducks in a row:
slang. Everything is ready, all preparations are complete. To have everything just the way you want it before you take the next step.
Usage example: "I definitely want to quit my job and pursue my passion, but I want to get all my ducks in a row before I hand in my resignation."
Sure, we've all seen ducks in a row. The trouble is, watch them long enough and they eventually break formation.
I've never met a set of ducks who liked standing in a row for too long.
In other words, if you're waiting for things to be perfect and stay perfect before you act on your dreams in general, and if your success quitting your job and becoming an entrepreneur in particular is contingent on those ducks staying in line for the duration of your adventure in freedom, you might be in for a rude awakening.
It's not about the freakin' ducks!! It never was and never will be.
If you make it about the ducks, then you've got to keep herding ducks every day of your life. On the other hand, if you practice taking action regardless of what formation the ducks are in, you'll be better prepared for the realities of life and business!
It's about finding the courage to do something you need to do whether the ducks are arranged the way you want them to be or not! It's your dirty little secret--a convenient excuse. And I'm going to expose it. The truth is, there ARE no ducks!!!
I've already shared that I walked away from my soul-draining, life-sapping, energy-depleting, freedom-robbing job as a civil engineer, to become a passionpreneur and nomadpreneur. In this prequel to Turn Your Passion Into Profit, I'll take you through the step-by-step mental, emotional and physical process of what it took to make that decision, hand in my resignation, burn that bridge, and walk away from my "good job" with no safety net and not even a penny in savings!
There was something in particular that gave me the courage to do it, and I'm going to share that with you in all its gory detail!
Something will click for you.
"It's not about the freaking' ducks!
It's about finding the courage to live
your dreams regardless of what formation
the ducks are in!
~ W. Goodridge (duck slayer)
When you order the paperback
of Turn Your Passion Into Profit
receive Ducks in a Row
in the same format of your order! If you
order the CD edition
please include a note with your order and let us know which format of Ducks in a Row
(i.e. paperback or ebook) you
wish to receive.
Worth the investment?
So, whether you call it a "side hustle," a "sideline business," "business on the side",
or just a way to make some weekend cash doing something you enjoy,
at only $16.95 for the ebook, $24.95 for the paperback, or $49.95 for the
6-CD audio, (each with a money-back guarantee), it's well worth the investment
and practically a risk-free endeavor to find out how to
start your dream life turning your natural talents, gifts or hobby
into a profitable money-generating side business.
What are you waiting for?
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