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Review of Midas Touch by Donald Trump and Robert Kiyosaki

I read this book eight years ago in 2011, when Donald Trump was not the president of the United States, but a successful billionaire business man.

So far, I have bought many of Robert Kiyosaki's books and I have great respect for him, however, I have found that many parts of his latest books are the repeat of his earlier books. It seems he has run out of new ideas and in this book he also repeated many of his cash flow quadrants and BI triangle stuff.

Individually, Donald Trump and Robert Kiyosaki are both good writers, but when they come together to work on a same book, the result is not great. The good news is that I still have learnt some new things from this book.

The Midas Touch Five Fingers Represent:

The Thumb: Strength of Character, ability to turning bad luck into good luck.

The Index Finger: F.O.C.U.S, focus on what is really important and what you really want.

The Middle Finger: Establish a strong brand. A product or service without a strong brand is a commodity.

The R…

Review of Seven Strategies for Wealth and Happiness By Jim Rohn

The author, Jim Rohn's strategies for becoming wealthy and happy:
Strategy 1, Unleash the Power of Goals. Goal setting is very important in order to achieve what you want in your life.
Strategy 2, Seek Knowledge. This is the path to wisdom.
Strategy 3, Learn How to Change. Change yourself through personal development.
Strategy 4, Control Your Finances. Strive to achieve your financial freedom.
Strategy 5, Master Time. We  know time is money, learn how to manage your time in a smart way.
Strategy 6, Surround Yourself with Winners. Decide who do you want to spend your time with and who do you want to dissociate with.
Strategy 7, Learn the Art of Living Well.

Review of Rich Dad's Cashflow Quadrant by Robert Kiyosaki - Guide to Financial Freedom

I read this book in 2007, it is one of my favorite personal financial books of all time. Robert Kiyosaki is one of the most influential people in my life; his books have completely changed my mindset about money and wealth creation. I have bought and read about 20 books by Robert Kiyosaki and his advisers.

The below diagram is his famous Cashflow Quadrant.

E stands for: Employee
S stands for: Self - Employed
B Stands for: Business Owner
I Stands for: Investor

You are belong to one of these quadrants depend on which quadrants that you are generating your income from. You can belong to more than one quadrant at the same time.  For example you can be an employee or self -employed and at the same time you can also be an investor.

A business owner owns a system that work for them. The richest people in the world belong to this quadrant such as Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, Richard Branson, Larry Page and Mark Zuckerberg.

He said the right side is the rich ground, due to tax and use of leverage. 


Review of Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill, Proven Steps to Riches, Money Secrets and the Law of Success

Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill is one of my favourite books and it is one of the all time best-selling personal financial books in the world.

I read this book in March 2007. I love it so much that I decided to write a review of it on my blog so I can come back and remind myself of the main points and be inspired any time, anywhere in the world. I rated this book five stars at Amazon.

I know some people have read this book more than 10 times and some even more! It's amazing to see how popular this book is. This book seeks to inspire people to remember the motto “I am the master of my fate and the captain of my soul!” It has guided and helped millions of people who are searching for definite goals and purposes in their life and who want to become rich. Napoleon Hill's question to you is “What genius lies asleep in your brain?”

What do you want most in your life? Is it money, fame, power, contentment, happiness or love? This book is based on over 25 years of research in col…