In writing his book, The $100 Startup, traveling author Chris Guillebeau spoke with hundreds of people from all over the world who had “all started a business and created a new life for themselves without spending a lot of money, and by using the skills they already had.” One such couple was those technomads, Cherie and Chris.
Chris and Cherie’s story of location independent entrepreneurship is among 50 profiles featuring others who took the leap to living life on their own terms, and made a go of it with very little or no startup capital. These stories prove that you can lead of life of adventure and purpose, while earning a decent living, without landing head over heels in debt.
The $100 Startup: Reinvent the Way You Make a Living, Do What You Love, & Create a New Future by Chris Guillebeau
This official book trailer for The $100 Startup offers a brief glimpse at the various ways many people have rewritten the rules of employment and created a bright new future by becoming their own boss.
Before you think, “oh great, another book about a bunch of people who did stuff I could never do,” consider this…
In ancient times, people who were dissatisfied with their lives dreamed of finding magic lamps, buried treasure, or streets paved with gold. Today, we know that it’s up to us to change our lives. —Chris Guillebeau
More than just a collection of truly inspiring tales, The $100 Startup is a comprehensive guide packed with informative data, helpful checklists and real-world examples of how ordinary people can take the steps to living life on their own terms. More importantly, it’s not about how to get rich with very little investment (though this is obviously possible). This book is about finding balance in your life by investing the time and effort to follow your passion.
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