About the Book:
Zachary Green’s life experiences in the military, firefighting service and as an entrepreneur helped him realize that these careers have a lot in common. They entail risk, struggle, grit and bravery. The idea behind this book revolves around preparing for your crucible – a turning point in your life – which changes your forward trajectory. Challenge and adversity prepare you for your personal crucible. This is the essence of the warrior spirit no matter if you are a Navy SEAL, an entrepreneur or leader in your business or community. Let this book show how your crucible can help you achieve the best of what life has to offer. Grab a copy for yourself today and learn how others used adversity, grit and the warrior’s spirit to shape your future.
About the Author:
Zachary Green’s experiences in the Marine Corps shaped his destiny. His time in the military, then as a firefighter, gave him the resourcefulness, integrity and grit to become a highly successful entrepreneur. Taking risks, trusting himself and never letting go of his dreams drove him to grow his start-up from the trunk of his car to . Zach lives on Hilton Head Island in South Carolina with his wife and son. He was an elected member of the Wyoming(Cincinnati) City Council and was named Entrepreneur of the Year by the Ohio Chamber of Commerce and has testified in front of the US House of Representatives Small Business Committee. Zachary’s entrepreneurial journey has been featured on the front page of Yahoo.com and also covered by CNN, USA Today, CBS and many other major news outlets.
Warrior Entrepreneur Testimonials
“Finally, a warrior-entrepreneur roadmap written for veteran’s or active duty service members soon transitioning. Zach Green makes a vivid and daring case that entrepreneurship be the road more traveled vice less – IF you are daring. Green brings his USMC pedigree and ocean of firefighting experience to the cutting edge with this authoritative, eye-opening and informative read. If you are serious about being your “own boss,” then this is highly recommended for your entrepreneur library short list.”
-Colonel Riccoh Player USMC
Desert Shield/Storm, Iraqi Freedom, Enduring Freedom Combat Veteran
Emmy Award Winning Producer
“In this superb primer for budding entrepreneurs, the author describes his own trials and tribulations, successes and failures, and takes the reader along on the wild ride that is his own entrepreneurial journey. In the end, he came out on top because of his ability to face adversity, never quit, and because he has grit. As a former Marine, firefighter, and award-winning entrepreneur, he’s not afraid to admit to his own fears and describe how they were overcome. An added bonus are the stories of others: Walt Disney, Thomas Edison, Elon Musk, the first female Marine Corps infantryman, and more. Yes, this book is an excellent primer for any wannabe entrepreneur. It will help you recognize that the journey is hard, but not insurmountable. Buy it today and keep it next to you throughout your own entrepreneurial journey.”
Major General, U.S. Army (ret)
#1 Best-selling author of LEADERSHIP: The Art of Inspiring People to Be Their Best
“The best teacher in life is adversity. I’ve seen it over and over again mentoring countless startups over the years. The best outcomes are usually found by the companies that have either had the highest hurdles to overcome or the wisdom to know which battles to avoid entirely and find other ways to attack their market. I’ve been fortunate to work with Zach as he’s faced some tough choices over the years – and learn from all of them. Let his entrepreneurial education help guide your journey.”