Festus Amoye has been through a lot. The middle child of Nigerian parents who passed away when he was only a teenager, his parents' death left him lonely, depressed, and without hope. He struggled for direction and guidance but often found that he came up short. He had the feeling of being lost in a big world all by himself.
In Laddering Your Success, Festus shares insights that he learned while overcoming losing both his parents by age 16, as he went from struggling through several bouts with depression, persistent anger, poverty, homelessness, and binge drinking, to joining the military, assisting over 15 students enroll in college and earn scholarships and loan repayment programs totaling over $450,000, earning nearly $90,000 in scholarships himself and getting married to a truly amazing woman.