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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Imagine remaining the leading name in your industry for over half a century. Here is one icon who did just that, despite changes in technology and approach. Douglas Kruger speaks on expert positioning and how your business and brand can become the industry leader. Visit

Every day you make choices about your clothes and styling. And every day those choices 'teach' others how to treat you. In a series of upcoming videos, Douglas Kruger and professional stylist Janine Carley-James share insights into how you can style yourself for success. Meet Douglas at, and Janine at

In this keynote presentation, bestselling wealth author Douglas Kruger debunks some of the most damaging mythology around wealth, and helps you to orient yourself in the world of money. Why can't you solve poverty by giving poor people more money? How do you know whether you are getting richer or poorer? What can you practically do, and what traps should you avoid, as you grow your wealth? How can we ensure greater prosperity for the next generation? It's all about training your brain for wealth. Douglas speaks and writes on issues pertaining to wealth, poverty and human behaviour. Meet him at, or book him as the keynote professional speaker for your next event.

Imagine if you ramped up your career and took your expert-positioning to the next level. Douglas Kruger has partnered with FutureSelfAcademy to create an online version of his bestselling book 'Own Your Industry - How to Position Yourself as an Expert.' Study the chapters in your own time and take the quizzes in order to truly embed each idea. You could change your entire trajectory. Meet Douglas at Sign up to do the online course via

Buying property is an investment...right? Douglas Kruger, author of Poverty Proof and Is Your Thinking Keeping You Poor? provides a framework by which to weigh up your thinking before you buy property. Douglas is a professional speaker and business author. Meet him at

From amateur to expert - every aspiring industry leader must learn the ropes and pass through a progression of stages. Where do you rank right now? Douglas Kruger is the bestselling author of several business books, including two on the topic of expert-positioning, and what top industry icons do differently. Here he addresses a leadership team at their global convention in Namibia. Meet Douglas at Book him as the keynote speaker for your next conference.

The more you get your message out, the stronger your marketing becomes. The more you teach your ideas, the more you become the logical go-to source in your field. So how can you increase your content if you're struggling to find ideas? Douglas Kruger, author of 'Own Your Industry,' and 'What Makes Them Great?' shares a simple insight on how to double your thought-leadership content, and position yourself as an expert. Douglas Kruger is a bestselling business author, and a 'Hall of Fame' professional speaker. His books are available globally from, and he publishes a new video on how to become an expert each day. Visit Douglas at

You've made the decision to write a 'how-to' book. How do you begin? Here's one way, by the author of eight business books published by Penguin. Douglas addresses a Toastmasters club dedicated to authors and aspiring authors. Douglas Kruger is the author of 'Poverty Proof,' 'Own your Industry' and a number of other acclaimed books. Meet him at

Take this personal sacrifice challenge and discover something interesting: Depriving yourself of a small thing can actually be gratifying. When the behaviour is goal-oriented, sacrifice will make you feel masterful. Douglas Kruger is a professional speaker and Penguin business author. His bestselling books on 'wealth versus poverty' include 'Is Your Thinking Keeping You Poor?', 'Poverty Proof,' and the upcoming 'Poverty Proof for Entrepreneurs.' Meet Douglas Kruger, Hall of Fame speaker, at

A simple mistake, that takes your entire story in the wrong direction. Could you avoid creating a poverty-generating machine in your life? It's a simple, but important decision. Douglas Kruger is an international speaker, and the author of several books on business and wealth, including 'Poverty Proof,' and 'Is Your Thinking Keeping You Poor? 50 Ways the Rich Think Differently.' Visit Download his books on Amazon or Audible.

During a radio interview, Douglas Kruger, speaker and author of 'Poverty Proof,' is asked what he would change to make his nation wealthier. He speaks briefly about dynamics of wealth creation in India and South Africa, and how over-legislation gets in the way. Douglas is a bestselling business author with Penguin and a Hall of Fame professional speaker. Meet him at

Writing an industry-related book is a powerful way to position yourself as an expert. Bestselling author and speaker Douglas Kruger provides some insights into the mechanics of the editing process, along with a challenge to write your first book. Meet Douglas at You can also watch Douglas's hour-long 'mini-seminar' on how to write and publish your book here:

Can you cause your audience to see 'moving imagery' within their imaginations? It's the most powerful technique you can master. Douglas Kruger is the author of eight business books with Penguin. He is a Certified Speaking Professional and Hall of Fame speaker. He has also won his national championships for Public Speaking, hosted by Toastmasters, a record five times. Meet him at

Growing your career, your business and your brand can entail beginning to stretch internationally. Few people ever seriously consider whether this is an option for them. But why not? Could you think on a larger scale? Douglas Kruger is a bestselling business author and global professional speaker. Meet him at

Bestselling author and professional speaker Douglas Kruger appears on talk radio, speaking about how human talent works, how to grow yours, and the benefits of increased myelin to your state-of-mind. Douglas is a Hall of Fame speaker and Certified Speaking Professional. He has won his nation's Public Speaking Championships, hosted by Toastmasters International, a record five times. Meet Douglas Kruger, or book him as the motivational speaker for your next event, at

Ultimately, the goal should be to become your own boss. Until then, there are valuable lessons to be learned from early employment, if that is the mindset with which you approach your first job. Douglas Kruger is a bestselling business author, focusing on wealth and leadership. Meet him at, or book him as the conference speaker for your next event. Douglas is a 'Hall of Fame' speaker and a Certified Speaking Professional.

Lacking confidence? Here is one way to overcome the problem of 'imposter syndrome.' It turns out you don't have to be the 'perfect paragon' that you might imagine is required. Often, faults and failures are where the real learning lies. Douglas Kruger is a bestselling business author and professional speaker. His books include 'Own Your Industry,' 'Poverty Proof,' 'They're Your Rules, Break Them!', and more. Meet Douglas, or book him as the keynote speaker for your next event, at Douglas's books are also available as audio titles from