“The 4-Hour Workweek” by Timothy Ferris is a how-to guide for living life large and doing with the commonly accepted deferred-life plan in which people work from 9 to 5, take one vacation a year, and save money to relax after retirement. The alternative? Creating a luxury lifestyle in the present using the currency of the “New Rich”: time and mobility.
WHO IS IT FOR? –
– Best suited for people who have had it enough with the 9-to-5 grind and want to start living a more relaxed and fulfilled life tomorrow – and not after retirement.
IN “THE 4-HOUR WORKWEEK” YOU’LL LEARN:
1. Who the new rich are and how they have mastered the art of lifestyle design.
2. What “deal” stands for.
3. How to use the Pareto principle and ..
4. Parkinson’s law to become a member of the new rich.
Timothy Ferris is an American entrepreneur, angel investor, podcaster, and bestselling author. Voted in 2007 as one of the Fast Company’s most innovative business people of the year, he made a fortune three years later after selling his company, BrainQUICKEN. He is the author of five books: “The 4-Hour Workweek”, “The 4-Hour Body”, “The 4-Hour Chef”, “Tools of Titans”, and “Tribe of Mentors”.