Russ Whitney, the famous real estate mentor decided to start his career in the field of real estate at the age of 20 years. He never attended high school; he started working in a slaughter house making 5 dollars per hour.
Russ Whitney was married at the age of 20 years and became a father of a kid at 21. Having experienced everything tough in his life in his early years, Russ Whitney wanted to do something great with his life. Something told him he could become rich, he could become successful and that’s when he came across a book about real estate and properties. The book actually mentioned a formula that could calculate if an investment in real estate would be profitable or not.
Russ Whitney was brought up with typical mindset around him, who believed that life will go all fine when you don’t try anything risky. It meant a work that was regular; it meant paying bills on time and simply flowing in life with the flow. But Russ Whitney dint want to do all of that. He wanted to live the life of his dreams, wanted to drive the car he desired and wanted to live his life being rich.
Despite not knowing anything about real estate, Russ Whitney still decided to risk it all the way and make a start to his career. He bought a $10 book that had information about real estate. Russ found it sensible and decided to step into the field of real estate and investments. But there was also something that intuited him about choosing this path. Russ calls it as his 6the sense. He could actually feel it. His 6th sense told him this could take him where he saw himself to be. He told himself that this could or could not work out for him, but he at least needed to give it a try.
Russ Whitney was inspired by Jim Rohn, whom he calls his mentor now. He had told him, “Don’t let you learning lead to Knowledge, and instead let your learning lead to action!” that’s what gets people rich. And that’s what Russ did. He turned his learning about real estate into action. And today Russ Whitney has trained thousands of people a month in the field of real estate and investment.
Russ Whitney says some people come to him for a reason; some come for a season and some for a lifetime. Today Russ Whitney calls himself as a stepping stone for all those who come to him for training. Russ Whitney specializes in training people how to become financially independent.
For Russ Whitney, it all started from a thought, a thought that led his learning into action. And that action has not only changed Russ Whitney’s life but through him changed the life of many others in and around him too. In the following video Russ Whitney himself talks about his success and how it all started for him.