“Based on the principles outlined in Napoleon Hill’s Think and Grow Rich, authors and veteran financial officers Lechter and Reid craft an engaging allegory to illustrate Hill’s principals of success…. Readers won’t ever get bored with Lechter and Reid’s brisk text, and it’s ameliorated by plenty of review. Big ideas are developed artfully by revisiting and building upon previously introduced concepts. This volume should interest both sophisticated and novice followers of Napoleon Hill, or anyone looking for a practical take on the power of a positive outlook.” –Publishers Weekly<br ><br >”Three Feet From Gold will pull you in from page one. Building on the simple truths of Napoleon Hill’s timeless classic, Think and Grow Rich, Sharon Lechter and Greg Reid’s compelling story reinforces Hill’s ever-relevant message: ‘Everything your mind can conceive, you can achieve.’ Let this book become part of your own success story.” –Ken Blanchard, co-author of The One Minute Manager and Leading at a Higher Level
“This book teaches you perhaps the most important success principle ever discovered. When you apply it to your life your future becomes unlimited.” –Brian Tracy, author of The Way to Wealth
“The perfect message of hope and inspiration for people during the current economic crisis.” –Steve Forbes, editor-in-chief of Forbes magazine
About the Author
Sharon L. Lechter is co-author of the #1 New York Times and international bestseller Rich Dad, Poor Dad and 15 other books in the Rich Dad series of books. More than 27 million books in the series have been sold in over 50 languages and 100 countries. Sharon now works with the Napoleon Hill Foundation to expand Napoleon Hill’s principles around the globe. In January 2008, President Bush appointed Sharon to the President s Advisory Council on Financial Literacy. She serves on the National Boards of Childhelp and Women Presidents Organization and speaks internationally as an advocate for financial literacy.
Greg S. Reid is a motivational speaker, author, entrepreneur, and the CEO of several successful corporations. His prior books include The Millionaire Mentor (2003) and Positive Impact, co-authored with Charlie Tremendous Jones. In addition, his work has appeared in 30 books, as well as FHM, Ebony, Skymall, Rolling Stone, and GQ. He has been featured on local and nationally syndicated programs across the country, and is also a keynote speaker for corporations, universities, and charitable organizations.
”Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step BEYOND their greatest failure.” -Napoleon Hill This remarkable business allegory tells a fascinating story in presenting the key principles of Napoleon Hill s revolutionary bestseller Think and Grow Rich. While you follow a struggling young entrepreneur through a life-changing series of encounters with some of today’s foremost business leaders and inspirational figures, you ll find encouragement and motivation to believe in yourself, discover your own Personal Success EquationTM, and to never give up. You are just three feet from gold! A century ago Napoleon Hill began the research that ultimately resulted in his extraordinary bestseller Think and Grow Rich. Since its publication in 1937, with more than 100 million copies sold worldwide, the book has inspired generations of men and women to turn their dreams into reality with its wise and effective principles of self-motivation, leadership, service, and achievement culled from Hill’s interviews with visionaries of his day. Now, a hundred years later, in Three Feet from Gold, a young entrepreneur whose life is falling apart finds himself retracing Hill’s steps after a serendipitous encounter with a powerful businessman who sees the young man’s potential and sets him on a challenging journey of personal, spiritual, and financial growth. Sharon L. Lechter co-author of the #1 New York Times best-seller Rich Dad Poor Dad and Greg S. Reid a successful author, and in-demand motivational speaker have given us more than the story of one man’s dogged pursuit of success. They deliver an effective equation for accomplishing goals that calls for combining passion and talent, taking action with the right association, and above all else, having faith that you are on the right path.