Acres of Diamonds is a classic personal development book about a farmer who heard about others discovering vast diamond mines. So he sold his farm and began a fruitless worldwide search for his diamond fortune. Discouraged and broke he eventually threw himself into a river and drowned.
The new owner of his farm found an unusual looking stone on his property that was eventually determined to be a diamond. His farm became the site of the largest diamond mine ever.
Moral of the story? There are opportunities (diamonds) in your own backyard if you but search for them. And that’s the message of this new book by Tommi Pryor and Vic Johnson: How To Make Extra Money: 100 Perfect Businesses for Part-Time and Retirement Income.
This is an IDEA book, not a how-to book. And most of the time the problem is the IDEA and not the how-to.
Inside you’ll find:
* Business ideas for pet lovers, outdoor lovers, indoor lovers and everything in between
* Love to cook? Turn it into cold hard cash with any one of these six ways (including Paula Deen’s secret before she became a star)
* Unlikely ways you can turn your hobby into a steady check – bet you never thought about doing video wills for $50-$150 an hour
* Get paid $200-$500 and more for using your knack for decorating to help banks unload the millions of foreclosed homes they’re stuck with
And there’s 96 more ideas waiting inside. So find yours now!
** Includes an offer for a FREE DVD of one of the hottest part-time businesses ever **
Tommi Pryor is a nationally recognized expert in strategic marketing, planning and execution. Attesting to this, she has been interviewed and quoted in such national publications as TIME Magazine, L.A. Times, Houston Chronicle, Kansas City Star, Chronicle of Philanthropy, Higher Education Marketing Journal, and in broadcast interviews on New York's WOR Radio and other broadcast media outlets. Her extensive client list has included commercial businesses of various sizes, ranging from entrepreneurial startups to pre-IPO ventures to Fortune rated companies from a wide variety of industries including real estate, health care, banking and credit, technology, hospitality and travel, publishing and many others.
Despite being totally unknown in the personal development industry when he launched his first website in 2001, Vic Johnson has gone on to become an international expert in goal setting and host of the popular TSTN show Goals 2 Go. He is also the Founder of AsAManThinketh.net and Goals2Go.com and MyDailyInsights.com.
Evicted from his home in 1996 and his last car lost to repossession a year later, his story has become an oft-quoted source of inspiration to the more than 300,000 subscribers he serves worldwide. He is the author of the bestselling books Day by Day with James Allen, Goal Setting: 13 Secrets of World-Class Achievers and Self Help Books: The 101 Best Personal Development Classics. He has appeared in numerous video programs with Bob Proctor, Jim Rohn, Brian Tracy, Denis Waitley and Mark Victor Hansen, among others.
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