The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich


How to reconstruct your life so it's not all about work.

Forget the old concept of retirement and the rest of the deferred-life plan - there is no need to wait and every reason not to, especially in unpredictable economic times.

This new updated and expanded edition includes: More than 50 practical tips and case studies from readers (including families) who have doubled their income, overcome common sticking points, and reinvented themselves using the original book as a starting point * Real-world templates you can copy for eliminating email, negotiating with bosses and clients, or getting a private chef for less than £5 a meal * How lifestyle design principles can be suited to unpredictable economic times * The latest tools and tricks, as well as high-tech shortcuts, for living like a diplomat or millionaire without being either.

"This book gave me the confidence to not apply for a single job application after university and go after my dreams."

- Ebs Turner , Prop Media ($15,500 revenue/mo) full story

"This book made a huge impact on my life, it did and it has led me down a path that was completely different than what I had expected just the year before."

- Scott Bartnick, The Five Day Startup ($80,000 revenue/mo) full story

"This book certainly piqued my interest and inspired my passion for starting my own business. "

- William Carlsen, Coinpanda ($35,000 revenue/mo) full story

"The 4 Hour Workweek by Tim Ferriss has been mentioned by many here at Starter Story, and that book helped me immensely. If I was starting today, though, I’d probably search through Tim’s long-form podcast episodes for similar businesses or topics."

- Andy Hayes, Plum Deluxe Tea ($75,000 revenue/mo) full story

"This book made me think differently about jobs, career, and what I wanted my life to look like."

- Janine Halloran, Coping Skills for Kids ($10,000 revenue/mo) full story

"Two great books have changed the direction of our company is Delivering Happiness by Tony Hsieh, and [The 4-Hour Workweek by Tim Ferriss."

- Travis Richardson, Impressions Agency ($100,000 revenue/mo) full story

"The 4 Hour Work Week is a convicting read because it challenges you to stop just doing “work for work’s sake” or just working to make a lot of money. It encourages you to build a business that serves your life, not the other way around."

- Graham Cochrane, The Recording Revolution LLC ($100,000 revenue/mo) full story

"The 4-Hour Workweek by Tim Ferriss helped me get out of the mindset of work for work’s sake."

- Cesar Quintero, Fit2Go ($130,000 revenue/mo) full story