Author(s): Serena Star Leonard
Are you sick of working day after day for someone else, dreaming of what you'll do one day when you retire? Why wait until you're old to enjoy retirement? How would you like to retire in 12 months? Stop dreaming about a better life in the future - create one for yourself today! If you're serious about getting the most out of life and want to discover how you can use your passions to pay your bills, then How to Retire in 12 Months is the book for you. Author Serena Star-Leonard was handcuffed to a desk for years, working long hours in unfulfilling jobs. One day she stopped dreaming about a better life and created one for herself. She built an online business that allows her to work at something she truly loves, wherever and whenever she wants. Serena has redefined retirement and all it took was 12 months and a big dream. Inside this book you will discover how to: develop a low-maintenance income from your passion; get out of the rat race and build the life you want; retire in 12 months.
Serena Star Leonard is a serial entrepreneur who is passionate about her mission to retire young and teaching others to do the same. Serena’s own ‘passion income’ is being developed through her internet strategy business http://www.grassrootsinternetstrategy.com.au/. Her main business is http://www.star-coaching.net/ which offers entrepreneurs and business owners affordable, positive and experienced coaching/mentoring that will gives them the confidence to take action on their ideas and make a success of them. Through Star Coaching and retireyoung.com.au she is coaching others to also retire in 12 months with great success so far.
Acknowledgements vii Introduction 1 1 Your retirement (pipe) dreams 7 2 A fulfilling life (and why money won't buy it) 19 3 The success mindset 43 4 Finding your passion 63 5 How to make money online 79 6 How to sell yourself online 103 7 Creating your own products 127 8 What's next? 151 Glossary 161 Useful resources 165 Website examples 169 Index 171