Monday, August 09, 2010

Thursday Event: David Wood on Following Passionate Interests

Join me this Thursday evening for a live and interactive FutureofEducation.com interview with David Wood, the author of Get Paid for Who You Are.  We'll explore the growing business philosophy of pursuing passionate interests, skills, life experiences, or hobbies as full- or part-time career.  We'll look at how the Internet is facilitating this trend, and what David thinks the implications for students and education might be.

Date: Thursday, August 12th, 2010
Time: 5pm Pacific / 8pm Eastern / 12am (next day) GMT (international times here)
Duration: 1 hour
Location: In Elluminate. Log in at http://tr.im/futureofed. The Elluminate room will be open up to 30 minutes before the event if you want to come in early. To make sure that your computer is configured for Elluminate, please visit http://www.elluminate.com/support. Recordings of the session will be posted within a day of the event at the event page.
Event and Recording Pagehttp://www.learncentral.org/event/90713

David Wood is fast becoming one of the foremost voices in online marketing and lifestyle design, having built a rewarding hobby into a million-dollar online empire that allows him to work and play from anywhere in the world. He was recently voted into the Transformational Leadership Council, along with such thought leaders as Stephen M.R. Covey, Jack Canfield, John Gray, and Marianne Williamson. In 1997, while consulting to Fortune 100 companies in New York, David felt the call to resign as an actuary and follow his passion to entertain and teach. Within a few short years he was attracting 95% of his clients from the internet, publishing the largest online coaching newsletter in the world, and celebrating reaching seven figures in income - all supported by one employee he'd never met. He wrote Get Paid For Who You Are to share the same techniques he has now taught to thousands of people around the world, including students at Columbia University. Born in Australia, David has a home base in San Francisco and spends time in Calgary, New York, and Sydney.

Get Paid For Who You Are
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