Don Allen Holbrook
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Don Allen Holbrook

As a professional economist and certified economic developer, Don Allen Holbrook has instructive views on how economic development can transform America and assist her in regaining her global competitive edge. He has over 20 years experience in the industry and is a fellow member of the prestigious International Economic Development Council. Holbrook is the consummate thought leader amongst his peers and is a renowned international public speaker on the subject of transforming local economies to lead communities to world class status no matter their geographic location, population and/or natural resources. Holbrook believes world class communities are determined by the mindset of the communities leaders and how they embrace change in a proactive manner. Holbrook consults for companies on how to select the most cost-effective location for their new or expanding business and negotiates local & state economic development business incentives to lower the cost of such new investments and increase his clients ROI. He designed the first electronic site location system via the world wide web that profiled communities by their measured business climate and quality of life indices. He is considered a pioneer and one the worlds foremost site location consultants and is one of America's top public policy experts on attracting business investments and foreign direct investments into local economies.

Today Holbrook has concentrated the majority of his efforts on writing historically based fiction novels that take place in modern times. He loves connected his readers to the past but giving them a good old fashioned mystery and conspiracy thriller to keep them on the edge of their seats and turning those pages. He and his family love to travel and their travel has deeply influenced his writing. Holbrook is a regular keynote motivational speaker on transforming local economies, communities, companies, and individuals into effective agents of progress and healthy lifestyle and workforce choices. He works on the design, negotiation and attraction of business cases that will attract capital to projects and locales to create jobs and stimulate growth in local economies through economic development policies. He is a #1 Best Selling Author and keynote & motivational speaker. Today he is the author of a new fictional adventure thriller series, the "Ninth Templar." Holbrook was knighted at West Point by the Sovereign Military Order of the Temple of Jerusalem (Knights Templar) and is a world renowned Templar Historian. Holbrook lives in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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    • Making Great Life Choices... Creating a Wonderful Life!

    • The Value of Owning Timeshare as a Catalyst to Make Us Vacation
    • By: Don Allen Holbrook
    • Narrated by: Michael Griffith
    • Length: 1 hr and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A breakthrough book about the actual realistic value of purchasing flexible vacation ownership as a catalyst to make us enjoy our life and commit to taking time to go on vacation....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent book on timeshare.

    • By E.F. on 05-21-16

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Little Black Book of Economic Development (2nd Edition)

    • The Clandestine Art and Practical Science of Building Local Economies
    • By: Don Allen Holbrook
    • Narrated by: Chaz Allen
    • Length: 8 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This book has been inspirational to countless economic developers. Includes the comments and guidance of more than 50 of the world's best and brightest....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Many chapters before you read anything meaningful

    • By Amazon Customer on 12-29-14

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Knights Templar Uncloaked

    • A Theoretical History Connecting the Past to the Present, Volume 1
    • By: Don Holbrook
    • Narrated by: Ellery Truesdell
    • Length: 4 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The theoretical history of the Knights Templar Order after their 1307 betrayal by the Catholic Church and the great arrest campaign led by Phillip the 4th of France....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Wackadoo book

    • By Matthew D. on 10-05-15

    Regular price: $14.95

    • The Next America

    • Moving Beyond a Fragile Economy
    • By: Don Holbrook
    • Narrated by: Brian Daniel Young
    • Length: 9 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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      2.5 out of 5 stars 18
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    The economic chaos that has created so much destruction of wealth for regular Americans is far from over....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Boring political statements masked as wisdom

    • By Movie Analyst on 02-24-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Little Black Book of Economic Development

    • By: Don Allen Holbrook
    • Narrated by: Chaz Allen
    • Length: 8 hrs and 26 mins
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    China and India are on the rise! The United States is sending jobs overseas....

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Who Moved My Smokestack?

    • America's Failure to Protect Our Jobs and Stop the Erosion of the American Dream
    • By: Don A. Holbrook
    • Narrated by: Bob Noble
    • Length: 7 hrs and 9 mins
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    Rebuilding our American Dream should be the utmost priority for all Americans and those who serve us in this century....

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Building Your Midas Money Mind-Set

    • The Little Book That Will Guide You to Financial Security and Enormous Prosperity Quickly
    • By: Don A Holbrook
    • Narrated by: Glynn Amburgey
    • Length: 1 hr and 54 mins
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    The key to success is to see yourself as a business, and you are the talent that must derive value for your performance each day and use it to purchase the life you want and desire. These 13 steps can help anyone with the desire, a pulse, and an income become wealthy in just a few years....

    Regular price: $6.95

    • The God Code

    • Human Hubris Unleashed (Holy Grail Tales)
    • By: Don Allen Holbrook
    • Narrated by: Nathan Rollins
    • Length: 49 mins
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    The search for the Holy Grail has been going on for countless centuries. Science and religion have both sought to answer humanity's thirst for the ultimate knowledge, the power over life and death and the key to immortality. Sometimes, though, great discoveries occur by complete accident....

    Regular price: $3.95

    • The Art of the Deal Today

    • Business Considerations Post Global Financial Crisis, Volume 1
    • By: Don Allen Holbrook
    • Narrated by: Bob Noble
    • Length: 3 hrs and 27 mins
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    Doing business in the post-global financial crisis (GFC) is extremely challenging for most....

    Regular price: $14.95

    • The Rebirth of the American Dream

    • How Abolishing the Current Tax Code and the IRS Will Lead to the Next Huge Economic Growth Boom!
    • By: Don Allen Holbrook
    • Narrated by: John LoPrete
    • Length: 1 hr and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The greatest American economic development stimulus policy to create prosperity and renewed growth and much needed jobs would be the abolishment of the current tax code....

    Regular price: $6.95

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