Wednesday, 2 April 2014

Goals by ZIG ZIGLAR AUDIOBOOK

Goals by ZIG ZIGLAR AUDIOBOOK 

Goals by ZIG ZIGLAR AUDIOBOOK

Goals by ZIG ZIGLAR AUDIOBOOK

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"Zig" Ziglar
Zig Ziglar at Get Motivated Seminar, Cow Palace 2009-3-24 3.JPG
Ziglar in March 2009
Born November 6, 1926 Coffee County, Alabama, U.S.
Died November 28, 2012 (aged 86) Plano, Texas, U.S.
Cause of death
Pneumonia
Resting place
McKinney, Texas
Other names Hilary Hinton Ziglar
Alma mater University of South Carolina
Occupation Salesman, motivational speaker, author
Political party
Republican
Religion Baptist
Spouse(s) Jean Ziglar (married 1946–2012, his death)
Children Suzan Ziglar Witmeyer (died 1995)
Tom Ziglar
Cindy Ziglar Oates
Julie Ziglar Norman

Seven grandchildren
Hilary Hinton "Zig" Ziglar (November 6, 1926 – November 28, 2012) was an American author, salesman, and motivational speaker.

Biography

Zig Ziglar was born in Coffee County in southeastern Alabama to parents John Silas Ziglar and Lila Wescott Ziglar. He was the tenth of twelve children.[1]
In 1931, when Ziglar was five years old, his father took a management position at a Mississippi farm, and his family moved to Yazoo City, Mississippi, where he spent most of his early childhood. The next year, his father died of a stroke, and his younger sister died two days later.
Ziglar served in the United States Navy during World War II, from 1943 to 1945. He was in the Navy V-12 Navy College Training Program and attended the University of South Carolina in Columbia, South Carolina.
In 1944, he met his wife, Jean, in the capital city of Mississippi, Jackson; he was seventeen and she was sixteen. They married in late 1946.[2]
Ziglar later worked as a salesman in a succession of companies. In 1968, he became a vice president and training director for the Automotive Performance company, moving to Dallas, Texas.
As of 2010, Ziglar still traveled around taking part in motivational seminars, despite a fall down a flight of stairs in 2007 that left him with short-term memory problems. State Representative Chris Greeley of Maine mentions Ziglar in the credits of his CD on public speaking.[3]
Ziglar wove his Christianity into his motivational work. He was also an open Republican who endorsed former Governor Mike Huckabee for his party's presidential nomination in 2008.[4]

Death

Ziglar, who had been suffering from pneumonia, died at the age of eighty-six at a hospital in Plano, Texas, on November 28, 2012.[5]