“The content and messages of [Crash and Learn] are ones that all ambitious, eager, and hardworking individuals need to hear. It has realistic anecdotes from the author's personal stories, written in a way that's raw and relatable.”

—Samantha S. | Amazon Review

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CRASH and LEARN: Lessons in Business

Featuring 10 Inspiring Business Leaders

Behind every successful business person, there is almost always a "Crash and Learn" story of overcoming adversity.

For several years, David Mammano, host of the Avanti Entrepreneur podcast, has been asking his guests to tell him their "Crash and Burn" story. Inevitably the guest answers, "OK! Which one?"

In this book, David Mammano invited 10 inspiring entrepreneurs to share their own stories and lessons in business. The authors are:
Mike Bergin
Karen Calder
Justin Copie
Suzanne Doyle-Ingram
Rachel Ellner Lebensohn
Shelby George
Stephen Halasnik
Dr. Kristin Kahle
David Mammano
Jason Pero

These entrepreneurs have taken their experiences with failing and turned it into part of their ongoing education. It made them stronger and we honor and applaud them for sharing their experiences so that other entrepreneurs can benefit.

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“David has provided the guide on how to properly "Make Love in the Workplace". This is a book that needs to remain on the desk of EVERYONE in a leadership position or ANYONE looking to improve moral within his or her organization. Congrats to David and his staff for exemplifying a dynamic office culture!”

—Amazon.com review

David Mammano bookMake Love in the Workplace

David Mammano believes we all should “Make Love in the Workplace.” 

For two decades, Next Step Education Group founder and CEO David Mammano has been “making love in the workplace”—but it’s not what you think! Mammano is committed to creating and maintaining an awesome office culture because he understands one very basic, important principle; if his team is thriving, his business is, too.

Through the release of his latest book, Mammano shares his experiences with other entrepreneurs and managers looking to create stellar places to work. From tips and strategies on how to support and invest in your team, to constructive ways to both offer and receive performance reviews, Mammano offers a whimsical approach to turning any workplace into a place of family, fun and success.

“One of my greatest joys of owning a business is creating the team. We’ve perfected a workplace that is massively fun, very respectful and incredibly productive. I want to share our secret sauce with the world so more companies can experience what NextStepU does every day,” says Mammano.

The book also includes testimonials from Next Step team members who have experienced the benefits of working in an encouraging and successful office environment. Next Step was recognized as an Inc. 5000 company three times, as well as a Rochester Top 100 company.

The book, based on Mammano’s TedX talk, was published in December 2014. The book can be purchased online (AmazonBarnes and Noble).

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Book for Graduates

With "101 Things to Do To Become an Outstanding Young Adult," students of all ages are reminded of the most important things in life.

Written by David Mammano, founder of the college planning company Next Step College Prep, this book of easy-to-read tips makes a great middle or high school graduation gift for students.

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