He sold top business minds on a TV show that promised to save the world – and make them famous. They handed over thousands. Then reality set in. In time they realized that the business world had become too much to handle for just two people. But how could they leave behind the most exciting and influential business minds of their generation? And what else could they do – other than turn their talents into making the world a better place?
These three extraordinary men – and one woman – are all the main characters of Tim Ferriss’s groundbreaking business books: The 4-Hour Workweek,The 4-Hour Body, and The 4-Hour Body Solution: A Guide to Rapid Fat Loss. They now are billionaires and all over the world are the subject of Ferriss’s popular TED talks and media interviews.
Ferriss calls their journey “a journey of self-discovery.” Each book was a milestone and made Ferriss happier than he has ever been.
As they struggled with the same questions and came up with the same answers, they became closer than ever. They began to share what they had learned with the public and soon they realized that, like every human being, they are looking for happiness. In order to find it, they needed to start working on their own happiness. And after thousands of hours of hard work they started to see a small but significant change in their happiness. In time, after they had done everything they could to find happiness, they could go no further. Their happiness was complete.
This is a story of what they did, what they learned about each other, what they learned about themselves, what they learned and where they are now and what they plan to do.
We’ll talk about the people involved, as well as the process of coming up with a plan for you to lead your own happiness.
Ferriss is an entrepreneur and writer, and a world-renowned expert of making and leading a work/life balance. His books have been published in many languages and have sold tens of millions of copies. He is the founder and host of the wildly popular podcast on leadership, the 4-Hour Workweek (http://4hourworkweek.com), and the 4-Hour Body (http://4hourbody.com).
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