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The Power of Starting Something Stupid

How to Crush Fear, Make Dreams Happen, and Live Without Regret

By Richie Norton
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The Power of Starting Something Stupid: How to Crush Fear, Make Dreams Happen, and Live Without Regret by Richie Norton

The Power of Starting Something Stupid explains why right now is the best time for you to put your fears to bed and chase your dreams. With useful tips about how you can achieve your goals and prevent living in regret, these blinks reveal how seemingly stupid ideas may actually be your key to success and fulfillment.

  • Anyone with a great idea that they’d turn into reality, if they weren’t so afraid
  • Anyone who wants to take on a project but doesn’t know where to start
  • Procrastinators!

Richie Norton is an entrepreneur and international business development consultant. In addition, he runs the acclaimed blog Start Stuff, and in 2012 he published the bestseller Resumes are Dead and What To Do About It.

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