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The Book

  

This newly published book delivers meaningful and useful tools to break out of what can feel like a hopeless cycle of dependence on our employers, all in an entertaining writing style and delivery. It is never too late to break out of the Velvet Handcuffs!!


This book will inspire you to reach for more than the status quo and what you truly deserve in life, not just a job or career, but a lifetime of excitement, independence and financial freedom, no longer being bound by the Velvet Handcuffs of Corporate America.


  • Are you feeling stuck in your current career and feel like there is no way out?
  • Is going to work just another obligation with no joy or passion?
  • Have you become a slave to your job and are you living paycheck to paycheck?
  • Do you have a burning desire to do something different?
  • Are you aware or curious that there is something better out there for you?
  • Do you dream about being your own boss?
  • Are you achieving your full potential?
  • Do you feel like there is something missing in your work life?

If you have ever asked yourself any of the above questions, this book holds the answers you seek.


Through self-actualization and personal reflection, the author shares with you his personal journey, wisdom, insights, and key lessons that will help you to realize your full potential and follow your dreams. You have the ability to take control of your life and create your own destiny allowing more freedom of time, financial independence and a more fulfilling existence.


This book will give you the skills to make the leap from a mind-numbing job to a great career and the courage to follow your heart.

Bob Wallace, MBA - Author

The Author

  

Bob Wallace is the Founder and President of a successful consulting business, WIH Resource Group, which he started in 2005. The firm is a leading global environmental and logistics consulting firm that provides solutions to clients, in both the public and private sectors.


He has over 28 years of experience in Corporate America and various business ventures. Through personal growth, professional experience and lessons learned, he discovered the entrepreneur within himself. Bob broke free from the velvet handcuffs of Corporate America to follow his dream and start his own business.


Mr. Wallace has authored a wide range of technical articles and white papers that have been featured in a variety of trade publications and has extensive expertise in his field. Bob is a Washington State native and now resides in Arizona where his business is headquartered.


He is an entrepreneur, published author, an auto enthusiast, enjoys snow skiing, mountain biking, golfing and discovering new business ventures. He holds an MBA in Managerial Leadership and a BA from Washington State University.

Table of Contents

Preface


Introduction


Chapter 1 - My Story - Breaking free


Chapter 2 - Lessons Learned From Family Businesses


Chapter 3 - CORPORATISM


Chapter 4 - What are My Choices?


*  Remain In Corporate America

                    *  Become Your Own Boss, An Entrpreneur

                     *  Arе уоu mеntаllу аnd еmоtiоnаllу Ready?


Chapter 5 - What do you want to do?


Chapter 6 - Find and Follow your Passion


Chapter 7 - Trust Yourself – Fear is the Culprit


Chapter 8 - If It Was Easy, Anyone Could Do It


Chapter 9 - Choose To Invest in Yourself


Chapter 10 - INSPIRING QUOTES FROM ENTREPRENEURS


Chapter 11 - Achieving Success - 5 Basic Things


Chapter 12 - FINAL THOUGHTS


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