James Whittaker

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James Whittaker was born in Australia and currently resides in Los Angeles, California. After a successful 10-year career in financial planning where he ran a company with more than $2 billion under management, James began his own entrepreneurial journey. Today, through his books, speeches, and companies, he helps people win the day, every day.

James has been featured extensively in television, print and digital media around the world, including The Today Show, Entrepreneur, Money Magazine, and The Sydney Morning Herald. In 2019, James launched his own show, Win the Day with James Whittaker, available on Spotify, YouTube, Apple Podcasts and more.

He is author of bestselling personal finance and motivation book The Beginner’s Guide to Wealth, named book of the month by Money Magazine. His second book Think and Grow Rich: The Legacy was released in 2018 and has been translated into six languages. In September 2020, James’ latest book Andrew Carnegie’s Mental Dynamite was released in conjunction with the Napoleon Hill Foundation.

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Win the Day™️: How to Optimize Your Daily Routine to Win the Day Every Day
Win the Business: How to 10x Your Influence, Income, and Impact
Win the Influence: How to Create, Manage, and Leverage High-Level Relationships


“James Whittaker both inspires and motivates one to follow their dreams and achieve success. I am honored to have my story included.” -Barbara Corcoran (property expert and star of hit television show Shark Tank)
“James Whittaker will give you the inspiration, direction, and motivation to IGNITE your entrepreneurial dreams.” – John Lee Dumas (Founder/Host of award-winning podcast, Entrepreneurs On Fire)
“Think and Grow Rich: The Legacy shows how a simple change in thinking can enable you to change your life.” – Lewis Howes (Founder/Host, School of Greatness)
“James Whittaker has done a marvelous job in capturing Napoleon Hill’s legacy.” – Bob Proctor (one of the world’s foremost success coaches)
“James Whittaker will inspire you to chase your dreams, just like Napoleon Hill motivated me to chase mine.” – Warren Moon (NFL Hall of Fame quarterback)