Wayne Kawamoto, About.com - "So
youve got a decent magic act and are ready to make money at it. As any entertainment
pro can tell you, its quite a leap to turn a magic obsession into a profitable
business. Fortunately, magicians Elliott Smith and Ian Quick have written Highway to Success
, a road guide, so to speak, that offers a solid foundation in business basics with
an emphasis on entertainment. The book is a useful and easy read that dispenses excellent
advice that can help you make the move into show business. Wayne
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by Bryan Dean - "Holy
Toledo! This is an amazing book. For $20.00 you will learn more in 176 pages than in 15
years of messing around and making mistakes in the business. Elliott Smith & Ian Quick
have this book in a very easy to understand format that, if you are thinking of entering
magic as a profession (or semi-profession), you'll have the tools you need."
International Brotherhood of Magicians 'Linking Ring'
According to Phil Willmarth..."As someone who has worked in
large, medium-sized, and run his own small business for many years, I feel this book could
be invaluable if read carefully and the advice followed rigorously."
According to Micheal Close, well respected Magician and critic..."If
you have been considering making the jump into part-time or full-time pro status, you owe
it to yourself to pick up a copy of Highway to Success by Elliott Smith and Ian
Quick...This is simply one of the best expositions of this type of material that I have
ever read. Whatever your performing area, you'll find information that will move you
toward your goals... best book on the nuts-and-bolts of entertaining as a profession that
have been published in recent times. Highly recommended."
MyLovelyAssistant.com - According to Tracy
Atteberry, co-owner and reviews manager for MyLovelyAssistant.com.
"This is a clear, easy to follow text with colorful graphics and sidebars.... If
you're looking for easy to follow, ethically sound (unlike some) advice and business
information you'll wish you knew, then this might be the book for you."
Capital Style Magazine - "Written in an
easy-to-follow style, the authors provide a comprehensive, organized and systematic
approach to business management.... For the start up business person, Highway to
Success is an ideal read as it contains a sound source of the basics. For
someone whose business is already "up and running", this book provides handy
reference material to gage your business systems."
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"Their new book, Highway to Success - The Entertainer's Roadmap to Business, relies
on Smith's 35 years as a professional magician and draws on Quick's experiences getting
going in the industry after abandoning a law career.
perhaps the real magic of the book is that it applies to anyone with a dream who just
needs a little business savvy to get off the ground."
The Costco Connection, Magazine for Small
Canada's S.O.H.O Magazine
Ottawa Sun Newspaper, Money Section
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