Success Can Be a Gilded Prison …

As a business leader, you face challenges and perform under intense pressure every day.  It’s part of the price of success … but that price is already too high if your health or relationship with your partner and children are compromised.

Success is great, but it can become a gilded prison.

Are You Trapped by Your Own Success?

Let’s put it this way.  If you:

  • Take your mobile phone on holiday so that you don’t miss work calls
  • Arrive first at the office and leave last every day
  • Check your emails in bed
  • Carry a family photo in your wallet to remind yourself what they look like
  • Can’t remember the last time you spent time on your hobby
  • Don’t have a hobby

… then you’re trapped in your gilded prison.

Escape From Prison

Many business owners burn out due to stress.  I know all about it.  My own experience literally took me close to the edge.

I ended up at the top of the tallest building in the world in Dubai, ready to hurl myself off it.  And I would have done had the fire exit to the roof not been locked. 

My brush with suicide added purpose and empathy to the way I help others.

Simply, I show leaders how to acquire businesses, grow them and find attractive exits at the right time.  I’ve helped more than five thousand decision makers to navigate that rocky path over twenty years.  I know the route very well by now.

And I know that, wherever you are on your own journey, there’s a way you can move forwards without suffering the dark underside of success. 


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Eight Keys to Unlock Business Success

Owning and running a business today can be hard…really hard.  It’s not impossible, though.  Rob, along with 8 other international business leaders have identified in this book the 8 keys to unlock success for any business, regardless of sector, size or geography.  Learn how these can help your business thrive – with the heartfelt testimonies of like-minded entrepreneurs to encourage you on your way.

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The 11 Commandments and 7 Cardinal Sins of Selling a Business

Rob experiences of several hundred successful transaction over more than two decades, condensed into this revealing book.  Packed with tips, guidance and insights on how to avoid the many pitfalls of selling a business and also the must “Do’s” in order to achieve a highly attractive sale price and exit terms.

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This inspirational book is about one man's battle, through the depths of depression, who reached and found that his personal and business success was within himself. Rob's very honest, and sometimes humorous account, should help inspire and provide hope to others that there is a life worth living and its within the reach of everyone.

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Life After Sale – Is Retirement A Myth?

If you are a business owner, how is it to really retire?  How simple would it be to sell up and move onto a quieter life?  For the answers to these questions and many more, make sure you read this book before you make your next-life changing decision.

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