THOMAS N. ELLSWORTH, is an experienced CEO, executive mentor & author with a passion for professional development that drives his credo; “Leave People Better Than You Found Them.”
Tom is currently President of PHP Agency Inc. where he works with fellow author and entrepreneur Patrick Bet-David on a crusade to change the life insurance industry.
Previously he was CEO of Premier Digital Publishing, "PDP," a developer of eBook technology and eBook publisher until it was acquired by a New York publisher.
In addition to co-writing the 2016 books "The Life of an Entrepreneur in 90 Pages," and "Drop Out and Get Schooled" Tom's ability to help friends and colleagues make great career choices and find job satisfaction came to life in the 2006 book, "The Rat, the Race, and the Cage," the highly regarded book about career planning and decision-making. The book is a result of over two decades developing mentoring techniques and career tools that have benefited his staff, colleagues, friends - and readers!
Tom received his Bachelor's of Business Administration; Marketing from California State University, Northridge and an MBA from Pepperdine University. He lives in Dallas with his wife and two children. You can see his business books and blog at: tomellsworth.com
Education is broken and most graduates are broke.
The purpose of this book is to start an important dialogue about college education. I will make the case for why I believe 70% of college students should drop out. The concept of giving our trust to the educational system without accountability has not worked. I believe it’s time to ask serious questions.