Do you need motivation to rise to the top of your game? Could you be the next leading expert in your field? Each day, professional speaker and author Douglas Kruger sends out a free motivational video on how you can go ‘from amateur to expert,’ based on his bestselling books, ‘Own Your Industry,’ and ‘What Makes Them Great?’.


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My debut novel, The Man Who Never Was, has launched! It's now available in paperback in certain regions, and ebook and audio book everywhere else. What's it about? Well, take the story of Scrooge, and reverse it...

My first novel is about to be published! Would you like to sample the audio-book version? Here are the first 45 minutes of 'The Man Who Never Was,' by Douglas Kruger, due for release from Penguin in January 2022. To pre-order the audio book on, use this link: To pre-order the Kindle ebook, use this link:

It's one of the curses of intelligence: you aim your brain-power in the wrong direction and use it against yourself. What to do? Try this simple motivational solution to get yourself going.

We dabble. We tinker. Then, one day, we get serious. That's when you find yourself going on a quest alone. It's also how you know that you're developing the beginnings of real talent. Motivation for you to go from amateur to expert.

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Norman Cousins said that 'History is a vast early warning system.' What are the signs that you may need to leave a nation or state? Douglas Kruger, author of several books on wealth. and poverty, provides some of the roadsigns. Meet Douglas at Find his books in paperback or ebook formats here: Or try one of his audio books here:

Your brain just may be hungry for silence. Are you intentionally practicing the art of 'low-level boredom'? It doesn't happen just by accident. Douglas Kruger is the bestselling author of several books, including 'Own Your Industry,' and 'What Makes Them Great?' Meet him at Find Douglas's books at this link:

Sometimes we need a jolt. If your big goal truly matters to you, here are three thought-exercises to help you rid yourself of excuses and get going again. Douglas Kruger is a Hall of Fame speaker and bestselling author. Meet him at

A Dark Age is in large part defined by one generation's inability to transmit its values to the next. Are we headed for a new one? Here are 5 chilling markers that indicate a rough road ahead for our children. The Centre for Risk Analysis interviews Douglas Kruger, author of 'Political Correctness Does More Harm Than Good - How to Identify, Debunk and Dismantle Dangerous Ideas,' on what's going wrong, and what good people can do to address it.

Are you frustrated that your big breakthrough is taking longer than expected? Have you had a few small successes, but still lack the momentum you need? Consider this inspiring story, from one of the slowest starts - and greatest successes - in writing history. Stephen King may have burst onto the scene with a great initial success, but Dean Koontz did it the slow way. Meet Douglas Kruger at

Author and speaker Paul du Toit interviews Douglas Kruger on the topic of 'expert positioning' through digital platforms. With a particular emphasis on YouTube, Paul and Douglas talk about the importance of personality in creating a public brand. Subscribe to Paul's YouTube channel here:​

Forget the mansion and the gleaming cars: what are you working 'away' from? What pain in your past drives you to change your future? We often use positive motivation in attempting to reach our goals. It turns out that negative motivation can be every bit as powerful, and sometimes even more so. In this interview on the launch of his newest book, 'How to Grow Rich,' author and Hall of Fame speaker Douglas Kruger discusses a series of insights into wealth, and how the rich think differently, including the principle of working away from an undesirable past. Meet Douglas at, and

Commenting on current affairs is a useful expert-positioning tool. But what if you went beyond the obvious and did something a little creative? Douglas Kruger shares a video from his second YouTube channel, illustrating an unusual approach to social commentary. Meet Douglas Kruger at

It's the same for all business owners: whether you run a traditional corporate enterprise, or you are a solo act putting out creative content, speed translates to greater profitability. The sooner it's done, the sooner you can move on to the next one. Douglas Kruger, author of 'How to Grow Rich: 50 Ways to Debunk Money Myths and Master Wealth,' points out five simple ways to approach your process in order to get to 'point-of-sale' faster. Meet Douglas at

Douglas Kruger is interviewed about his newest book from Penguin, 'How to Grow Rich: 50 Ways to Debunk Money Myths and Master Wealth.' This hard-hitting new book pits Marxist Socialism against Free Market trade, with one of the two leaving the ring battered. There are two worlds, two ways, two wars for your mind...and only one of them leads to human flourishing. Meet Douglas Kruger at

Would you like to earn money - or perhaps earn 'more' money - on YouTube? Douglas Kruger shares some unusual and less talked about insights on monetising and earning revenue on the platform. For instance, if you have a video go viral, did you know that you can simply do it again, and it will work a second time?

The Centre for Risk Analysis interviews Douglas Kruger, author of 'Political Correctness Does More Harm Than Good' and 'Poverty Proof,' on why communal ownership is not a viable prospect for human flourishing: 'Someone ultimately owns, and therein lies the con.'

A lesson from a man who has remained iconic for over seven decades: Don't get flustered by the new tech or trends. Instead, ask yourself a series of much simpler questions: Who am I? What do I love? What do I do in the world? Everything else, it turns out, is incidental.

Douglas Kruger is the author of several bestselling books on the theme of wealth-versus-poverty. Here he takes you through a mini-seminar on the common qualities and personality traits of the rich. Meet Douglas at

What are the behavioural traits of self-made millionaires? Drawing on answers from Forbes, Inc., and the new book 'How to Grow Rich,' Douglas Kruger takes us on a tour of the internal prompters and modes of action typical of wealthy individuals. Meet Douglas at