This is a manifesto for managers who want to become leaders and
leaders, who want to blow up mediocrity. Because whether you work
in a traditional business, a nonprofit service organization, or in
the public sector, the best way to create fresh and innovative
solutions is to think like an entrepreneur.
Randy Gage is a thought-provoking critical thinker who will
make you approach your business--and your life--in a whole new way.
Randy is the author of ten books translated into twenty-five
languages, including the New York Times bestseller Risky
is the New Safe. More important, he is an entrepreneur and
angel investor whose passion is starting and growing
Randy has spoken to more than two million people across more than fifty countries and is a member of the Speakers Hall of Fame. When he is not prowling the podium or locked in his lonely writer's garret, you'll probably find him playing third base on a softball field somewhere.
Mad Love for Mad Genius
"After reading Mad Genius, I filled half a journal with insights and ideas, but here are a couple of areas of critical thinking which I believe every entrepreneur would be wise to attend to -- instead of risking seeing the next 10 years become more than "cataclysmic" -- in fact downright disasterous."
-Dixie Gillaspie, Entrepreneur
"Randy Gage is truly a genius-and entrepreneurs would be mad not to follow his stellar advice. Make your first mastermind alliance with this remarkable book."
-Harvey Mackay, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Swim with the Sharks Without Being Eaten Alive
"A big and brave kick-start for anyone set to make their entrepreneurial dreams come true."
-Robin Sharma, #1 bestselling author of The Leader Who Had No Title
"This book is effin' great! Teaches not only a mindset, but gives you hope, inspiration, and challenges them at the same time. I love every part of it."
-Larry Winget, author of Grow a Pair and five other international bestsellers
"This life-changing book is loaded with practical, proven ideas and ques tions that will help you kick open the door to all the success you want."
-Brian Tracy, author of The Power of Self-Confidence
"Eclectic and irreverent but inherently wise, Gage's ideas will leave readers eager to break free of the herd in the pursuit of success."
"This is one of the messiest books I've ever read. I mean that in the best possible sense. Randy Gage, takes us Mister Toad's Wild Ride. I was hanging on for dear life. . . . It's a mad, mad, mad world inside Randy Gage's head-and I'm glad I took the trip."
-Steven Pressfield, bestselling author of The War of Art and Turning Pro
"Mad Genius is friggin' mind-rocking. It's a Vulcan mind meld between author and reader, where Gage exhibits what Mozart and Picasso did- artistry emerging from the riot within their own heads."
-Alan Weiss, PhD, author of Million Dollar Consulting
"The title says it all: Randy Gage is both-mad and a genius!-and he puts it all in a book as a handbook for success!! CRAZY GOOD!"
-Jeffrey Hayzlett, prime-time TV show host, bestselling author, and sometime cowboy
"Brace yourself. You're about to be shaken and stirred by the insights, truths, and rip-roaring predictions of a mad wizard out to make you rich. "
-Joe Vitale, author of Attract Money Now
"Only Randy Gage would challenge the conventional wisdom of everyone from Einstein to the Buddha-and lead you to con clude, 'Well, he does have a point!'"
-Bob Burg, coauthor of The Go-Giver and author of Adversaries into Allies
"Gage takes you places you really don't want to go but you need to go. He gives you the path to take the jump and create success like you've never imagined. There is truly 'madness in his method' and you will benefit from his genius."
-Lisa Ford, author of Exceptional Customer Service
"'Provocative' and 'practical' don't usually go together, but Mad Genius is both. It will stretch your thinking, challenge your beliefs, and then provide you things you can actually use to bring out your inner Mad Genius."
-Mark Sanborn, leadership adviser and bestselling author
"Most of us can accomplish so much more in life and Mad Genius is the roadmap to get us there. It's a bible for making big things happen. Do yourself a favor and read this book, nothing will look the same again."
-Steve Keating, author of the LeadToday blog
"This book shocks your system, chal lenges your assumptions, and opens your mind to radically new ways of thinking-and that's in just the first chapter! Gage is the master guide on the unorthodox path to entrepreneurial genius."
-Rory Vaden, New York Times bestselling author of Take the Stairs