"The $100 Startup
is a twofer: It's a kick in the pants to get started on your dream and a road map for finding your way once you begin. If you're not ready to launch your own business after reading this book, you need to go back and read it again!
-- Daniel H. Pink, New York Times bestselling author of Drive
and A Whole New Mind
"In this valuable guide Chris Guillebeau shows that transforming an idea into a successful business can be easier than you think
…You are in charge of which ideas deserve your time, and this book can help you wake up every morning eager to progress to the next step."
--Tony Hsieh, New York Times
bestselling author of Delivering Happiness
"The money you have is enough. Chris makes it crystal clear: there are no excuses left
START. Start now, not later. Hurry."
--Seth Godin, New York Times
bestselling author of The Bootstrapper’s Bible
"Everything Chris Guillebeau does is in earnest. The ideas inside this book will lead you to a better place
- -Chris Brogan, President of Human Business Works and author of Trust Agents
“With traditional career doors slamming shut, it’s easy to panic, but Chris Guillebeau sees opportunities everywhere. Making a career out of your passion sounds like a dream, but in this straight-forward, engaging book
he shows you how to get it done, one simple step at a time.”
--Alan Paul, author of Big in China
"Delivers exactly what a new entrepreneur needs: road-tested, effective and exceptionally pragmatic advice
for starting a new business on a shoestring.”
--Pamela Slim, author of Escape from Cubicle Nation: From Corporate Prisoner to Thriving Entrepreneur
“Guillebeau has been in the trenches for years, and in The $100 Startup
he guides you step-by-step through how he and dozens of others have turned their passions into profits. It's essential reading for the solopreneur!
--Todd Henry, author of The Accidental Creative
"This book is more than a "how to" guide, it's a "how they did it" guide
that should persuade anyone thinking about starting a business that they don't need a fortune to make one."
--John Jantsch, author of Duct Tape Marketing
and The Referral Engine
“Crammed with data, checklists, models, and concrete examples. Thoughtful, funny, and compulsively readable
, this guide shows how ordinary people can build solid livings, with independence and purpose, on their own terms.” --
Gretchen Rubin, author of the #1 New York Times
bestseller The Happiness Project
CHRIS GUILLEBEAU is a writer, entrepreneur, and traveler. During a lifetime of self-employment and ventures ranging from online publishing to volunteer work in West Africa, he has visited nearly every country on earth before the age of 35. Host of the World Domination Summit
, an international gathering of creative people, Chris is focused on encouraging individual quests while also “giving back.” His main website, ChrisGuillebeau.com, is visited by more than 300,000 people a month.