I tried being poor by giving everything away, but I got rich. | Akbar Sheikh | TEDxColoradoSprings

How does a junkie go from half-dead and living in an electric closet to the top of his industry? Hear a raw and sometimes uncomfortable recap of the one-act that changed everything. Akbar Sheikh is a multiple award-winning business coach and philanthropist. He has spoken around the world, and become a #1 international best selling author. His mission is to help others Make More, so they can Give More to their favorite charities, communities, and families. He has positively impacted tens of thousands of lives through clean water, sponsoring orphans and giving the gift of vision to the blind. He loves entrepreneurs because he believes they solve problems that make the world a better place. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

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