EntreLeadership Book Tour Blog http://www.entreleadership.com Not JUST Another Book Signing http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/not-just-another-book/ <p>26 days,&nbsp;19 book signings of 700 - 1,000 people each, over $40,000 given away. Wow, what a whirlwind! Check out this video highlighting our book signings.&nbsp;</p> <p>(If they look like fun, it's because they were!)&nbsp;</p> <p> <style type="text/css"> <!-- "\1" does integer division with truncation ---> #gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2_video_playlist{ height:322px; } #gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2 .gux_video_player_wrap{ height:322px; width:520px; overflow:visible; } #gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2 ul{ margin:0; padding:0; list-style-type: none; height:322px; } #gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2 .gux_video_start_image{ width:100%; height:322px; } #gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2 .gux_video_start_image_play_button span{ border-left:33px solid white; border-bottom:20px solid transparent; border-top:20px solid transparent; } #gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2 .gux_video_playlist, #gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2 .gux_video_player_wrap{ float:right; } </style> <script type='text/javascript'> if (typeof GUXINIT != 'object'){ var GUXINIT = { readyFunctions: [], ready: function(func){ this.readyFunctions.push(func); } } } gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2_ytplayer_gux_video_config = { "component_id":"gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2", "config":{}, "youtube_video_id":"23lHEwwn-rg", "playback_polling_interval":"10000", "video_playlist":false, "auto_play":0, "hide_play_button":"false", "resize_according_to_container_element":"0" }; </script> <div class='gux gux_video' id='gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2'> <div class='bd'> <div class='gux_video_player_wrap' data-scaling='0'> <div id="gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2_youtube_video_placeholder"> <iframe id="gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2_iframe" width="520" height="322" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/23lHEwwn-rg?&showinfo=1&fs=1&autohide=1&rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> </div> </div> <script type="text/javascript">// <![CDATA[ var params = { allowScriptAccess: "always",wmode:"opaque", allowFullScreen:"true" }; var atts = { "id": "gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2_ytplayer", "class": "gux_video_player" }; swfobject.embedSWF("//www.youtube.com/e/23lHEwwn-rg?version=3&enablejsapi=1&playerapiid=gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2_ytplayer&modestbranding=1&showinfo=1&fs=1&autoplay=0&autohide=1&rel=0","gux_0FA6518FD5FD72521A9653B52BD2BEB2_youtube_video_placeholder", "520", "322", "8", null, null, params, atts); // ]]> </script> </div> </div> </p> <p>26 days,&nbsp;19 book signings of 700 - 1,000 people each, over $40,000 given away. Wow, what a whirlwind! Check out this video highlighting our book signings.&nbsp;</p> <p>(If they look like fun, it's because they were!)&nbsp;</p> <p> <style type="text/css"> <!-- "\1" does integer division with truncation ---> #gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522_video_playlist{ height:322px; } #gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522 .gux_video_player_wrap{ height:322px; width:520px; overflow:visible; } #gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522 ul{ margin:0; padding:0; list-style-type: none; height:322px; } #gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522 .gux_video_start_image{ width:100%; height:322px; } #gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522 .gux_video_start_image_play_button span{ border-left:33px solid white; border-bottom:20px solid transparent; border-top:20px solid transparent; } #gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522 .gux_video_playlist, #gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522 .gux_video_player_wrap{ float:right; } </style> <script type='text/javascript'> if (typeof GUXINIT != 'object'){ var GUXINIT = { readyFunctions: [], ready: function(func){ this.readyFunctions.push(func); } } } gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522_ytplayer_gux_video_config = { "component_id":"gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522", "config":{}, "youtube_video_id":"23lHEwwn-rg", "playback_polling_interval":"10000", "video_playlist":false, "auto_play":0, "hide_play_button":"false", "resize_according_to_container_element":"0" }; </script> <div class='gux gux_video' id='gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522'> <div class='bd'> <div class='gux_video_player_wrap' data-scaling='0'> <div id="gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522_youtube_video_placeholder"> <iframe id="gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522_iframe" width="520" height="322" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/23lHEwwn-rg?&showinfo=1&fs=1&autohide=1&rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> </div> </div> <script type="text/javascript">// <![CDATA[ var params = { allowScriptAccess: "always",wmode:"opaque", allowFullScreen:"true" }; var atts = { "id": "gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522_ytplayer", "class": "gux_video_player" }; swfobject.embedSWF("//www.youtube.com/e/23lHEwwn-rg?version=3&enablejsapi=1&playerapiid=gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522_ytplayer&modestbranding=1&showinfo=1&fs=1&autoplay=0&autohide=1&rel=0","gux_0FA656000B7808EA7569425DE7571522_youtube_video_placeholder", "520", "322", "8", null, null, params, atts); // ]]> </script> </div> </div> </p> Behind the Scenes in Houston http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/behind-the-scenes-in/ <p>Dave had a busy couple days in Houston last week! We told you about the live broadcast of The Dave Ramsey Show from the Check A Pro studios on <a href="http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/live-radio-broadcast-in-houston/">this post</a>. He also joined host Deborah Duncan on&nbsp;Great Day Houston, one of the last live audience morning shows of it's time. What a blast! Check out the behind the scenes video:</p> <p> <style type="text/css"> <!-- "\1" does integer division with truncation ---> #gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D_video_playlist{ height:322px; } #gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D .gux_video_player_wrap{ height:322px; width:520px; overflow:visible; } #gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D ul{ margin:0; padding:0; list-style-type: none; height:322px; } #gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D .gux_video_start_image{ width:100%; height:322px; } #gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D .gux_video_start_image_play_button span{ border-left:33px solid white; border-bottom:20px solid transparent; border-top:20px solid transparent; } #gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D .gux_video_playlist, #gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D .gux_video_player_wrap{ float:right; } </style> <script type='text/javascript'> if (typeof GUXINIT != 'object'){ var GUXINIT = { readyFunctions: [], ready: function(func){ this.readyFunctions.push(func); } } } gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D_ytplayer_gux_video_config = { "component_id":"gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D", "config":{}, "youtube_video_id":"mwt9qxyGW-w", "playback_polling_interval":"10000", "video_playlist":false, "auto_play":0, "hide_play_button":"false", "resize_according_to_container_element":"0" }; </script> <div class='gux gux_video' id='gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D'> <div class='bd'> <div class='gux_video_player_wrap' data-scaling='0'> <div id="gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D_youtube_video_placeholder"> <iframe id="gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D_iframe" width="520" height="322" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/mwt9qxyGW-w?&showinfo=1&fs=1&autohide=1&rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> </div> </div> <script type="text/javascript">// <![CDATA[ var params = { allowScriptAccess: "always",wmode:"opaque", allowFullScreen:"true" }; var atts = { "id": "gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D_ytplayer", "class": "gux_video_player" }; swfobject.embedSWF("//www.youtube.com/e/mwt9qxyGW-w?version=3&enablejsapi=1&playerapiid=gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D_ytplayer&modestbranding=1&showinfo=1&fs=1&autoplay=0&autohide=1&rel=0","gux_0FA65BA8A7CAC85DD13CC1CFE01A294D_youtube_video_placeholder", "520", "322", "8", null, null, params, atts); // ]]> </script> </div> </div> </p> <p>Dave had a busy couple days in Houston last week! We told you about the live broadcast of The Dave Ramsey Show from the Check A Pro studios on <a href="http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/live-radio-broadcast-in-houston/">this post</a>. He also joined host Deborah Duncan on&nbsp;Great Day Houston, one of the last live audience morning shows of it's time. What a blast! 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Catalyst is an amazing conference&nbsp;that brings over 13,000 young leaders, influencers, and pastors together to learn and grow together.</p> <p>In addition to Dave, many other top-notch speakers spoke, including:&nbsp;Andy Stanley, Francis Chan, Blake Mycoskie, Jim Collins, and Katie Davis.&nbsp;</p> <p>Dave's <a href="http://www.daveramsey.com/fpu">Financial Peace University</a> team set up a great big booth at the event, and passed out thousands of <a href="http://www.thegreatrecovery.com" target="_blank">"The Great Recovery</a>" teeshirts to attendees.</p> <p>On top of that, Dave personally gave away <strong>13,000</strong> copies of <em>EntreLeadership! </em>A copy for every single person at Catalyst. The attendees loved it, and we saw tons of shout outs on Twitter thanking Dave.</p> <p>Were you at the event? What did you think of Dave's talk?</p> <p>Check out a few photos below:</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_1_mg_4125.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>Last week Dave had the honor of speaking at <a href="http://catalystconference.com/post_event" target="_blank">Catalyst 2011</a> in Atlanta. Catalyst is an amazing conference&nbsp;that brings over 13,000 young leaders, influencers, and pastors together to learn and grow together.</p> <p>In addition to Dave, many other top-notch speakers spoke, including:&nbsp;Andy Stanley, Francis Chan, Blake Mycoskie, Jim Collins, and Katie Davis.&nbsp;</p> <p>Dave's <a href="http://www.daveramsey.com/fpu">Financial Peace University</a> team set up a great big booth at the event, and passed out thousands of <a href="http://www.thegreatrecovery.com" target="_blank">"The Great Recovery</a>" teeshirts to attendees.</p> <p>On top of that, Dave personally gave away <strong>13,000</strong> copies of <em>EntreLeadership! </em>A copy for every single person at Catalyst. The attendees loved it, and we saw tons of shout outs on Twitter thanking Dave.</p> <p>Were you at the event? What did you think of Dave's talk?</p> <p>Check out a few photos below:</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_1_mg_4125.jpg" alt="" /></p> <!--more--> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz__mg_4118.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>Dave has some much energy live it's hard to even capture it in a photo!</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz__mg_4108.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>Look at all of those bins of free blue teeshirts we gave out.</p> Live Radio Broadcast in Houston http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/live-radio-broadcast-in-houston/ <p>Did you listen to <a href="http://www.daveramsey.com/radio/home/">the Dave Ramsey Show</a> today? Dave was broadcasting live from a small business called <a href="http://www.checkapro.com/" target="_blank">Check A Pro</a>&nbsp;in Houston.&nbsp;<em>Check A Pro</em> is an online service that pre-qualifies contractors. Houston homeowners can log on to the website and find a plumber, electrician, contractor, or even a maid. Because of this great product offering, folks can be a whole lot more comfortable knowing they are working with local professionals they can trust.</p> <p><em>Check A Pro's </em>owner,&nbsp;Jim Klauck, has a really neat marketing model too. He&nbsp;hosts his own&nbsp;<a href="http://www.checkaproradioshow.com/" target="_blank">radio show</a> where he brings in his contractors to answer home improvement questions from callers every Saturday. They have a studioright in their office and even let us broadcast from there today!</p> <p>Since attending an <a href="http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/events/">EntreLeadership live event</a>, the company's sales have increased by 11% and profits by over 25%! They&rsquo;ve has also partnered with their approved contractors to give back to the community through their&nbsp;<a href="http://www.katypros.com/content.asp?secnum=266" target="_blank">Katy Cares</a> program. Each quarter they identify a family in need in their community and complete a home project for them where all of the time and materials are donated. <strong>Now that&rsquo;s EntreLeadership!</strong></p> <p><strong><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_broadcast_houston_(1).jpg" alt="" /></strong></p> <p>Did you listen to <a href="http://www.daveramsey.com/radio/home/">the Dave Ramsey Show</a> today? Dave was broadcasting live from a small business called <a href="http://www.checkapro.com/" target="_blank">Check A Pro</a>&nbsp;in Houston.&nbsp;<em>Check A Pro</em> is an online service that pre-qualifies contractors. Houston homeowners can log on to the website and find a plumber, electrician, contractor, or even a maid. Because of this great product offering, folks can be a whole lot more comfortable knowing they are working with local professionals they can trust.</p> <p><em>Check A Pro's </em>owner,&nbsp;Jim Klauck, has a really neat marketing model too. He&nbsp;hosts his own&nbsp;<a href="http://www.checkaproradioshow.com/" target="_blank">radio show</a> where he brings in his contractors to answer home improvement questions from callers every Saturday. They have a studioright in their office and even let us broadcast from there today!</p> <p>Since attending an <a href="http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/events/">EntreLeadership live event</a>, the company's sales have increased by 11% and profits by over 25%! They&rsquo;ve has also partnered with their approved contractors to give back to the community through their&nbsp;<a href="http://www.katypros.com/content.asp?secnum=266" target="_blank">Katy Cares</a> program. Each quarter they identify a family in need in their community and complete a home project for them where all of the time and materials are donated. <strong>Now that&rsquo;s EntreLeadership!</strong></p> <p><strong><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_broadcast_houston_(1).jpg" alt="" /></strong></p> The Clamplett Car and a Tweet-Up in Orlando http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/the-clamplett-car-and-orlando/ <p>After a short stop back home in Nashville, Dave and the crew are back on the road to wrap up the last two weeks of the book tour.</p> <p>Dave&rsquo;s first stop was at the College of the Ozarks in Missouri to spend the day with them. Believe it or not, the college has the real life &ldquo;Clampett car&rdquo; from the 1960&rsquo;s TV show &ndash; the Beverly Hillbillies&rdquo; in their on-campus museum.</p> <p>Of course Dave had to get a photo sitting in the driver&rsquo;s seat. Don&rsquo;t worry, he&rsquo;s not ditching the EntreLeadership car though.</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_1dave_beverly_hillbilly_car_(2).jpg" alt="" /></p> <p> <p>After a short stop back home in Nashville, Dave and the crew are back on the road to wrap up the last two weeks of the book tour.</p> <p>Dave&rsquo;s first stop was at the College of the Ozarks in Missouri to spend the day with them. Believe it or not, the college has the real life &ldquo;Clampett car&rdquo; from the 1960&rsquo;s TV show &ndash; the Beverly Hillbillies&rdquo; in their on-campus museum.</p> <p>Of course Dave had to get a photo sitting in the driver&rsquo;s seat. Don&rsquo;t worry, he&rsquo;s not ditching the EntreLeadership car though.</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_1dave_beverly_hillbilly_car_(2).jpg" alt="" /></p> <p><!--more-->Next on the tour was a stop in Orlando for a book signing at the Books-A-Million. The crowd was great and we were glad to be able sign books for these service members.</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_orlando_bam_signing_(17).jpg" alt="" width="520" height="390" /></p> <p>Dave also squeezed in a Tweet-Up at the <a href="http://www.relevantmagazine.com/" target="_blank">Relevant Magazine</a> headquarters in Orlando. Dave gave out 10 books to the first folks to show up after he tweeted the location. He also hung out with Relevant Founder, Cameron Strang.</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_orlando_tweet-up_(2).jpg" alt="" /></p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_orlando_tweet-up_(1).jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>Stay tuned for a post about Dave&rsquo;s time at Catalyst in Atlanta!</p> EntreLeadership Debuts at #1 on the NY Times Bestseller List! http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/entreleadership-debuts-at-1/ <p>There is&nbsp;really exciting news from Dave and the whole EntreLeadership team!</p> <p>We recently found out that the "EntreLeadership" book officially&nbsp;<em>debuted at</em>&nbsp;<strong>number one</strong> on the <strong><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/best-sellers-books/2011-10-09/hardcover-advice/list.html?pagewanted=all" target="_blank">New York Times best-seller list</a></strong> for "Hardcover Advice, How-To and Miscellaneous" books.</p> <p>This is Dave's first book to hit #1 on the NY Times list and we are really thrilled about the honor. We truly believe in the principles taught in this book, and hope that this recognition will help spread the message even further.&nbsp;</p> <p>To celebrate the honor, we hustled and even got our EntreLeadership bus and car wraps updated to include the #1 NYT ranking!</p> <p>Check out the newly updated bus and car at our next <a href="http://www.entreleadership.com/home/#tour">tour stops</a> in Orlando and Atlanta. </p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_photo[7].jpg" alt="" width="520" height="388" /></p> <p>There is&nbsp;really exciting news from Dave and the whole EntreLeadership team!</p> <p>We recently found out that the "EntreLeadership" book officially&nbsp;<em>debuted at</em>&nbsp;<strong>number one</strong> on the <strong><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/best-sellers-books/2011-10-09/hardcover-advice/list.html?pagewanted=all" target="_blank">New York Times best-seller list</a></strong> for "Hardcover Advice, How-To and Miscellaneous" books.</p> <p>This is Dave's first book to hit #1 on the NY Times list and we are really thrilled about the honor. We truly believe in the principles taught in this book, and hope that this recognition will help spread the message even further.&nbsp;</p> <p>To celebrate the honor, we hustled and even got our EntreLeadership bus and car wraps updated to include the #1 NYT ranking!</p> <p>Check out the newly updated bus and car at our next <a href="http://www.entreleadership.com/home/#tour">tour stops</a> in Orlando and Atlanta. </p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_photo[7].jpg" alt="" width="520" height="388" /></p> <!--more--> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_photo[12].jpg" alt="" /></p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_photo[14].jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>If you'd like to read more about the #1 ranking, make sure to check out Dave's&nbsp;<a href="http://www.daveramsey.com/press-release/entreleadership-book-debuts-at-1-on--the-new-york-times/">official press release.</a></p> Entrepalooza at Dave's Office http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/entrepalooza/ <p>On Wednesday, September 28th, Dave and the EntreLeadership team rolled into Brentwood, TN (right outside Nashville) to Dave's office at Financial Peace Plaza.</p> <p>Dave's team had been working hard to set up a fun, outdoor, all-day event for Nashville folks to attend. There was free food all day, great live music provided by some of Dave's team members, moon bounces for the kids, and Dave even broadcast his show live from the parking lot . The evening wrapped up with a book signing with Dave and another $2000 cash giveaway.</p> <p>Thanks to everyone who stopped by and hung out with us at Financial Peace Plaza. It was a blast for us to have so many guests here at once. We hope you had a great time!</p> <p>To really get a sense of how fun the day was, check out the awesome video our video team put together below.</p> <p> <style type="text/css"> <!-- "\1" does integer division with truncation ---> #gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D_video_playlist{ height:322px; } #gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D .gux_video_player_wrap{ height:322px; width:520px; overflow:visible; } #gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D ul{ margin:0; padding:0; list-style-type: none; height:322px; } #gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D .gux_video_start_image{ width:100%; height:322px; } #gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D .gux_video_start_image_play_button span{ border-left:33px solid white; border-bottom:20px solid transparent; border-top:20px solid transparent; } #gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D .gux_video_playlist, #gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D .gux_video_player_wrap{ float:right; } </style> <script type='text/javascript'> if (typeof GUXINIT != 'object'){ var GUXINIT = { readyFunctions: [], ready: function(func){ this.readyFunctions.push(func); } } } gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D_ytplayer_gux_video_config = { "component_id":"gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D", "config":{}, "youtube_video_id":"2TYHUaHrO2g", "playback_polling_interval":"10000", "video_playlist":false, "auto_play":0, "hide_play_button":"false", "resize_according_to_container_element":"0" }; </script> <div class='gux gux_video' id='gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D'> <div class='bd'> <div class='gux_video_player_wrap' data-scaling='0'> <div id="gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D_youtube_video_placeholder"> <iframe id="gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D_iframe" width="520" height="322" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/2TYHUaHrO2g?&showinfo=1&fs=1&autohide=1&rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> </div> </div> <script type="text/javascript">// <![CDATA[ var params = { allowScriptAccess: "always",wmode:"opaque", allowFullScreen:"true" }; var atts = { "id": "gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D_ytplayer", "class": "gux_video_player" }; swfobject.embedSWF("//www.youtube.com/e/2TYHUaHrO2g?version=3&enablejsapi=1&playerapiid=gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D_ytplayer&modestbranding=1&showinfo=1&fs=1&autoplay=0&autohide=1&rel=0","gux_0FA664BBC83A765DB565C2BA6C68DB0D_youtube_video_placeholder", "520", "322", "8", null, null, params, atts); // ]]> </script> </div> </div> </p> <p>On Wednesday, September 28th, Dave and the EntreLeadership team rolled into Brentwood, TN (right outside Nashville) to Dave's office at Financial Peace Plaza.</p> <p>Dave's team had been working hard to set up a fun, outdoor, all-day event for Nashville folks to attend. There was free food all day, great live music provided by some of Dave's team members, moon bounces for the kids, and Dave even broadcast his show live from the parking lot . The evening wrapped up with a book signing with Dave and another $2000 cash giveaway.</p> <p>Thanks to everyone who stopped by and hung out with us at Financial Peace Plaza. It was a blast for us to have so many guests here at once. We hope you had a great time!</p> <p>To really get a sense of how fun the day was, check out the awesome video our video team put together below.</p> <p> <style type="text/css"> <!-- "\1" does integer division with truncation ---> #gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194_video_playlist{ height:322px; } #gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194 .gux_video_player_wrap{ height:322px; width:520px; overflow:visible; } #gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194 ul{ margin:0; padding:0; list-style-type: none; height:322px; } #gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194 .gux_video_start_image{ width:100%; height:322px; } #gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194 .gux_video_start_image_play_button span{ border-left:33px solid white; border-bottom:20px solid transparent; border-top:20px solid transparent; } #gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194 .gux_video_playlist, #gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194 .gux_video_player_wrap{ float:right; } </style> <script type='text/javascript'> if (typeof GUXINIT != 'object'){ var GUXINIT = { readyFunctions: [], ready: function(func){ this.readyFunctions.push(func); } } } gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194_ytplayer_gux_video_config = { "component_id":"gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194", "config":{}, "youtube_video_id":"2TYHUaHrO2g", "playback_polling_interval":"10000", "video_playlist":false, "auto_play":0, "hide_play_button":"false", "resize_according_to_container_element":"0" }; </script> <div class='gux gux_video' id='gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194'> <div class='bd'> <div class='gux_video_player_wrap' data-scaling='0'> <div id="gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194_youtube_video_placeholder"> <iframe id="gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194_iframe" width="520" height="322" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/2TYHUaHrO2g?&showinfo=1&fs=1&autohide=1&rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> </div> </div> <script type="text/javascript">// <![CDATA[ var params = { allowScriptAccess: "always",wmode:"opaque", allowFullScreen:"true" }; var atts = { "id": "gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194_ytplayer", "class": "gux_video_player" }; swfobject.embedSWF("//www.youtube.com/e/2TYHUaHrO2g?version=3&enablejsapi=1&playerapiid=gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194_ytplayer&modestbranding=1&showinfo=1&fs=1&autoplay=0&autohide=1&rel=0","gux_0FA66933A3AF9AF732FD3C823ABB4194_youtube_video_placeholder", "520", "322", "8", null, null, params, atts); // ]]> </script> </div> </div> </p> <!--more--> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_dave_broadcasting_nashville_book_signing.jpg" alt="" width="520" height="346" /></p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_dave_signing_nashville.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_crowd_shot_1.jpg" alt="" /></p> Two States in One Day http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/two-states-in-one/ <p>Every day on the book tour so far has been a busy one, but Tuesday the 27th was even busier than average. In fact, Dave covered two whole states in one day!</p> <p>First, we started the day off at a locally owned furniture store in Raleigh, <a href="http://www.leatherandwoodfurniture.com/" target="_blank">Leather &amp; Wood Furniture Gallery</a>. In a few stops, throughout the tour we are hosting book signings at local small businesses. We sought entries for these locations from all over the country, and picked businesses that we thought&nbsp;embodied the EntreLeadership spirit and principles.&nbsp;</p> <p>It was cool to do a book signing in a location other than a bookstore, and the crowd was very welcoming. Like every book signing stop, we gave $2000 in cash away to one extremely happy individual!</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_img_0108.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p> <p>Every day on the book tour so far has been a busy one, but Tuesday the 27th was even busier than average. In fact, Dave covered two whole states in one day!</p> <p>First, we started the day off at a locally owned furniture store in Raleigh, <a href="http://www.leatherandwoodfurniture.com/" target="_blank">Leather &amp; Wood Furniture Gallery</a>. In a few stops, throughout the tour we are hosting book signings at local small businesses. We sought entries for these locations from all over the country, and picked businesses that we thought&nbsp;embodied the EntreLeadership spirit and principles.&nbsp;</p> <p>It was cool to do a book signing in a location other than a bookstore, and the crowd was very welcoming. Like every book signing stop, we gave $2000 in cash away to one extremely happy individual!</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_img_0108.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p><!--more--><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_img_0112.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>After our afternoon in Raleigh, we headed to a city very special to Dave - Knoxville, TN. We had a stellar book signing at the Books-a-Million there and we appreciated all of the folks showing up to purchase the book and meet Dave.&nbsp;</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_img_0124.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>Have you seen our specially-wrapped EntreLeadership car too? Dave's still selling books out of the trunk just like he started out.</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_img_0156.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>There are still tons of&nbsp;<a href="http://www.entreleadership.com/home/#tour">dates</a> left on the tour, so if Dave is passing through your town make sure to come and say hi!</p> Total Money Makeover LIVE in Southern California http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/total-money-makeover-live-socal/ <p>Over the weekend Dave and his live events team rolled into Long Beach California for the first ever Total Money Makeover LIVE event in California!</p> <p>Over 11,000 folks showed up and it was truly an amazing event. Check out these great photos taken from the stage of Dave and the huge crowd.</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_1dr-ca3.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>Over the weekend Dave and his live events team rolled into Long Beach California for the first ever Total Money Makeover LIVE event in California!</p> <p>Over 11,000 folks showed up and it was truly an amazing event. Check out these great photos taken from the stage of Dave and the huge crowd.</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_1dr-ca3.jpg" alt="" /></p> <!--more--> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_1dr-ca1.jpg" alt="" width="520" height="209" /></p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_dr-ca2.jpg" alt="" width="520" height="279" /></p> <p><br />Our buddy Shay Carl was at the event and filmed it for his <a href="http://www.youtube.com/user/SHAYTARDS" target="_blank">YouTube Channel</a>. Check out his footage of the event and having his copy of the EntreLeadership book signed by Dave backstage. (The part with Dave starts around 3 minutes in.)</p> <p> <style type="text/css"> <!-- "\1" does integer division with truncation ---> #gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0_video_playlist{ height:322px; } #gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0 .gux_video_player_wrap{ height:322px; width:520px; overflow:visible; } #gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0 ul{ margin:0; padding:0; list-style-type: none; height:322px; } #gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0 .gux_video_start_image{ width:100%; height:322px; } #gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0 .gux_video_start_image_play_button span{ border-left:33px solid white; border-bottom:20px solid transparent; border-top:20px solid transparent; } #gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0 .gux_video_playlist, #gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0 .gux_video_player_wrap{ float:right; } </style> <script type='text/javascript'> if (typeof GUXINIT != 'object'){ var GUXINIT = { readyFunctions: [], ready: function(func){ this.readyFunctions.push(func); } } } gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0_ytplayer_gux_video_config = { "component_id":"gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0", "config":{}, "youtube_video_id":"lX-B8I_T-MI", "playback_polling_interval":"10000", "video_playlist":false, "auto_play":0, "hide_play_button":"false", "resize_according_to_container_element":"0" }; </script> <div class='gux gux_video' id='gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0'> <div class='bd'> <div class='gux_video_player_wrap' data-scaling='0'> <div id="gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0_youtube_video_placeholder"> <iframe id="gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0_iframe" width="520" height="322" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/lX-B8I_T-MI?&showinfo=1&fs=1&autohide=1&rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> </div> </div> <script type="text/javascript">// <![CDATA[ var params = { allowScriptAccess: "always",wmode:"opaque", allowFullScreen:"true" }; var atts = { "id": "gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0_ytplayer", "class": "gux_video_player" }; swfobject.embedSWF("//www.youtube.com/e/lX-B8I_T-MI?version=3&enablejsapi=1&playerapiid=gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0_ytplayer&modestbranding=1&showinfo=1&fs=1&autoplay=0&autohide=1&rel=0","gux_0FA66DCB9F5970B9E19CFC213D3C14C0_youtube_video_placeholder", "520", "322", "8", null, null, params, atts); // ]]> </script> </div> </div> </p> Checking Out Notre Dame http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/rolling-into-indiana/ <p>After a busy morning of media stops in Chicago yesterday, we hit the road in the afternoon&nbsp;and headed to the great state of Indiana.&nbsp;</p> <p>Our first stop was the University of Notre Dame. Dave had an opportunity to tour the campus and even visited the famous locker room. Check out that sign! Too bad Rudy wasn&rsquo;t there.</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Play+Like+a+Champion.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Dave+on+ND+Field.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>After a busy morning of media stops in Chicago yesterday, we hit the road in the afternoon&nbsp;and headed to the great state of Indiana.&nbsp;</p> <p>Our first stop was the University of Notre Dame. Dave had an opportunity to tour the campus and even visited the famous locker room. Check out that sign! Too bad Rudy wasn&rsquo;t there.</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Play+Like+a+Champion.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Dave+on+ND+Field.jpg" alt="" /></p> <!--more--> <p>Dave also had a little fun and tweeted the following message while on campus: &ldquo;1rst 2 folks to Touchdown Jesus stadium ent. Get signed @EntreLeadership bks from me."</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/rsz_3img_0026.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>The first winner, Marcus got to campus and met Dave within 5 minutes of the tweet. Very impressive. Also, congrats to the second winner &ndash; Jerry. Twitter is really great for live giveaways like this.</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Notre+Dame+Winner+1.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Notre+Dame+Winner+2.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>To wrap up the day, Dave had a book signing event at the Barnes and Noble in Mishawaka, IN. Over 1,000 fans showed up to hear a short talk from Dave, and have the chance to get their book autographed.</p> <p>The tour rolls on to Arizona and California the next few days. We&rsquo;re just getting started!</p> Media stop in Chicago http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/media-stop-in-chicago/ <p>This morning was absolutely beautiful in Chicago.&nbsp;We were on Fox's "Good Morning Chicago" early this morning for an interview, and then went down the street to jump on Mancow's radio show.&nbsp; We wished we had more time in Chicago, but we had to get to South Bend, Indiana for a book signing.</p> <p>Here is a picture&nbsp;of Dave from&nbsp;Mancow's radio show: </p> <p><img src="https://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Mancow.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>This morning was absolutely beautiful in Chicago.&nbsp;We were on Fox's "Good Morning Chicago" early this morning for an interview, and then went down the street to jump on Mancow's radio show.&nbsp; We wished we had more time in Chicago, but we had to get to South Bend, Indiana for a book signing.</p> <p>Here is a picture&nbsp;of Dave from&nbsp;Mancow's radio show: </p> <p><img src="https://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Mancow.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Full Day in New York City http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/full-day-in-new/ <p>We had a great first day in New York City yesterday&nbsp;and another full day today before we left for Chicago.&nbsp; Earlier this morning we were on Fox and Friends and Dave was interviewed in front of the EntreLeadership Bus.</p> <p><img src="https://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Dave by Bus with Fox and Friends.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>We had a great first day in New York City yesterday&nbsp;and another full day today before we left for Chicago.&nbsp; Earlier this morning we were on Fox and Friends and Dave was interviewed in front of the EntreLeadership Bus.</p> <p><img src="https://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Dave by Bus with Fox and Friends.jpg" alt="" /></p> <!--more--> <p>&nbsp;After Fox and Friends Dave was interviewed on "Varney and Company", "The Laura Ingraham Radio Show", Fox Business Network's "Tom Sullivan", and also on FoxNews.com.&nbsp;</p> <p>Here's a shot of Dave right before he went on air for Varney &amp; Co.</p> <p><img src="https://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Varney &amp; Co..jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>Finally, here is a picture just seconds before Dave went on air with FoxNews.com.</p> <p><img src="https://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/FoxNews.jpg" alt="" /></p> First Book Signing http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/first-book-signing/ <p>Kicking off the book signing at Books and Greetings in Northvale, NJ.&nbsp;We had our new friend Charlie, the son of a couple that paid off over $110k of debt in 39 months.&nbsp; The fortunate name selected was a sweet lady named Agnes who turned around and bought a copy of EntreLeadership with her new found cash.&nbsp; She was so grateful and extremely excited, as were we! Here is a picture of Charlie drawing Agnes name from the box.&nbsp;</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Charlie selecting the name in NJ.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Kicking off the book signing at Books and Greetings in Northvale, NJ.&nbsp;We had our new friend Charlie, the son of a couple that paid off over $110k of debt in 39 months.&nbsp; The fortunate name selected was a sweet lady named Agnes who turned around and bought a copy of EntreLeadership with her new found cash.&nbsp; She was so grateful and extremely excited, as were we! Here is a picture of Charlie drawing Agnes name from the box.&nbsp;</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Charlie selecting the name in NJ.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <!--more--> <p>Here is also one of Dave's biggest supporters who had a Tennessee Titans Jersey made with the last name RAMSEY.&nbsp; He selected the number 13 because that is when he will have his house paid off.&nbsp; Great story!</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Titans Fan.jpg" alt="" /></p> The Early Show http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/the-early-show/ <p>EntreLeadership has been released and the book tour has begun.&nbsp; We were in New York City this morning on CBS' "The Early Show".&nbsp; Here is a clip of the interview if you happen to have missed it: <a title="The Early Show Interview" href="http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=7381703n&amp;tag=contentMain;contentBody" target="_blank">http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=7381703n&amp;tag=contentMain;contentBody</a></p> <p>Here is a picture of Dave backstage getting mic'd up for the interview:<img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Mic'd%20for%20Morning%20Show.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>EntreLeadership has been released and the book tour has begun.&nbsp; We were in New York City this morning on CBS' "The Early Show".&nbsp; Here is a clip of the interview if you happen to have missed it: <a title="The Early Show Interview" href="http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=7381703n&amp;tag=contentMain;contentBody" target="_blank">http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=7381703n&amp;tag=contentMain;contentBody</a></p> <p>Here is a picture of Dave backstage getting mic'd up for the interview:<img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Mic'd%20for%20Morning%20Show.jpg" alt="" /></p> Practice Signing! http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/practice-signing-/ <p>This morning Dave wanted to simulate a book signing to make sure we were all up to speed and as efficient as possible before the book releases tomorrow (I really think he just needed to practice signing his name faster).&nbsp; However, it was the perfect opportunity for Dave to sign a copy of EntreLeadership for everyone on staff.&nbsp; It was a fun morning with a lot of excitement for the big day tomorrow.&nbsp; Please make sure you get your copy and come see us so Dave can sign it! </p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/lampo-book-signing.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>This morning Dave wanted to simulate a book signing to make sure we were all up to speed and as efficient as possible before the book releases tomorrow (I really think he just needed to practice signing his name faster).&nbsp; However, it was the perfect opportunity for Dave to sign a copy of EntreLeadership for everyone on staff.&nbsp; It was a fun morning with a lot of excitement for the big day tomorrow.&nbsp; Please make sure you get your copy and come see us so Dave can sign it! </p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/lampo-book-signing.jpg" alt="" /></p> EntreLeadership Tour http://www.daveramsey.com/entreleadership/blog-entry/p/entreleadership-tour-/ <p>Next week the EntreLeadership book tour kicks off and we are so excited! We will be travelling all around the country meeting with leaders and business folks that are winning, even in tough times.&nbsp; Be sure you check out the tour schedule and come see us at a city near you.&nbsp;</p> <p>Also, we have a couple of vehicles that will be traveling with us that you need to keep your eyes open for....here are a few pictures of the tour fleet that will be with us:</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Bus.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p> <p>Next week the EntreLeadership book tour kicks off and we are so excited! We will be travelling all around the country meeting with leaders and business folks that are winning, even in tough times.&nbsp; Be sure you check out the tour schedule and come see us at a city near you.&nbsp;</p> <p>Also, we have a couple of vehicles that will be traveling with us that you need to keep your eyes open for....here are a few pictures of the tour fleet that will be with us:</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Bus.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p><!--more-->Dave sold his first book out of the trunk of his car...here is a replica of that car (obviously with a new paint job):</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Car.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>The fleet together:</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Fleet 1.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><img src="http://a248.e.akamai.net/f/1611/26335/9h/dramsey.download.akamai.com/23572/image/entreleadership/book_tour_blog/Fleet 2.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>We are so excited for the tour to begin.&nbsp; Hope to see you all soon!</p>