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HOW I MADE UP MY JOB

Riaan Fourie shares how he made up his job by strategically combining what he loves with what he’s good at and how he built a path to understanding himself and remain true his potential.

This book is for you if are curious about developing an entrepreneurial mindset and want to overcome the challenges of betting on yourself to build your future.

Discover how to: FIND YOUR NICHE BY FINDING YOURSELF

 

WHICH OF THESE BEST DESCRIBES YOUR DOUBLE ABOUT BECOMING AN ENTREPRENEUR?

I am too young to be an entrepreneur (or am I too old?)

I am not the best at what I love to do. Can I still build a business doing it?

I struggle with rejection and I don’t always believe in myself. Should I rather not try at all?

What makes me worth other people’s time and money?

HOW I MADE UP MY JOB

will help you

OVERCOME

LOW SELF ESTEEM

THE FIRST STEP TO SELLING IS BUILDING TRUST.

YOU NEED TO BELIEVE IN YOURSELF FIRST BEFORE ANYONE ELSE WILL

CREDIBILITY ANXIETY

WHAT IF YOU HAVE A LIFETIME OF EXPERIENCE THAT YOU HAVE NEVER TAPPED INTO?

WHAT IF YOU ARE SO USED TO YOUR NATURAL TALENTS THAT YOU DO NOT EVEN SEE THEM AS STRENGTHS?

HIDING YOUR VALUE

ONCE YOU KNOW YOUR VALUE YOU CAN BEGIN SHARING IT AND BEGIN BUILDING YOUR FUTURE

SUPRESSING YOUR TRUTH

DO YOU WISH YOU COULD FULLY SHARE YOURSELF AND WHAT YOU CARE ABOUT IN BUSINESS AND IN LIFE?

HOW I MADE UP MY JOB

will help you

CELEBRATE

WHAT MAKES YOU UNIQUE

CELEBRATE THE STORY OF YOUR LIFE AND USE IT TO SHAPE YOUR UNIQUE VISION 

YOUR STORY AND YOUR VALUE

BY EMBRACING YOUR STORY AND YOUR VALUE YOU LEAD BY EXAMPLE THAT WHAT YOU ARE SELLING WORKS

YOUR NATURAL GIFTS AND TALENTS

IS THERE SOMETHING YOU LOVE DOING?

YOU GET TO SHARE THAT WITH THE WORLD

HOW MUCH YOU CARE

CELEBRATE THAT YOU ARE A KIND AND HELPFUL PERSON

MOST ENTREPRENEURS ARE

LETTER FROM RIAAN

The nature of working isn’t changing – it has changed.

Traditional jobs are fast becoming irrelevant or have changed so drastically that they wouldn’t be recognizable from a previous era.

This change is a blessing for anyone wanting to start a business and find a way to express themselves openly through the work they do. It allows anyone to make up their job.

In his debut book, Riaan lays out the blueprint for his success in making up his job as an Artist Developer, where he helped guide Grammy and South African Music Award-winning recording artists find themselves personally and professionally – and helped them see that personal discovery leads to professional authenticity.

Riaan, now 30, in his honest conversational writing style, transparently demonstrates this principle in the book that serves as both a memoir of 15 years of entrepreneurship as well as a guide for any entrepreneur wanting to be more fulfilled in his working life. In 120 pages, Riaan connects the dots of how he found his authentic professional self and how integrity and accountability led him to make up his job.

 “You get to make up your job,” Riaan adds on the back cover of his book, “and this book hopes to unlock that potential in you. You get to bring all of what makes you incredible into your work and share yourself through the work you do every single day.”

For parents wanting to give a helpful nudge to their youngster to start making moves – this book helps.

For youngsters wanting to work and live on their terms and learn to give real value – this book can start that journey for them.

The concept of your working life and your personal life being two separate identities hasn’t worked, and has left the majority of people forced to live unhappy and unfulfilled. “How I Made Up My Job” details a way of thinking for you to live and work authentically and to build a business that speaks to who you are and how you really want to create value in the lives of others.

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