College Expert Dave Smith Hits Amazon Best Seller List With “The Ultimate Success Guide”

Dave Smith, The College Strategist, recently hit five separate best-seller lists with the new book “The Ultimate Success Guide.

San Diego, Calif. – June 18, 2013 – Dave Smith, known as “The College Strategist” recently joined a select group of the world’s leading experts, along with noted business development expert, best-selling author and speaker, Brian Tracy, to co-write the book, The Ultimate Success Guide: The World’s Leading Experts Reveal Their Secrets for Success in Business and in Life. The book was released on May 30th, 2013 by CelebrityPress™ – a leading business book publisher.

The Ultimate Success Guide features proven secrets and strategies that these successful leaders have employed to achieve success. As a guide, it is always useful to look at philosophies that successful leaders propose to move you towards your goal of success. Each author discusses his or her accomplishments for your guidance. Dave Smith contributed a chapter titled “College Without Student Loans”

On the day of release, The Ultimate Success Guide: The World’s Leading Experts Reveal Their Secrets for Success in Business and in Life reached best-seller status in five categories – reaching as high as #2 in the Direct Marketing category.  The book also reached best-seller status in the Entrepreneurship; Marketing; Marketing and Sales; and ‘Small Business and Entrepreneurship’ categories.

Dave’s clients have tagged him as “The College Strategist,” a moniker he is very proud of earning through helping students attend the best colleges in the USA. Additionally, his proprietary process saves an average of $21,783 annually for the parents of undergraduates. Proving this fact by working with over 500 families, he has saved his clients over $53 million in the last four years. All the students graduated without any student debt in 5 years or less.

A resident of San Diego, California, he has established himself as a subject matter expert for college related topics and can be regularly seen on the most watched television show in the county, “Good Morning San Diego”, KUSI TV channel 51. He provides 5-6 educational workshops per month to educate the community on the always-changing landscape for higher education.

Dave’s expertise comes from his research and then application of the insights college administrators gave he as sought the answers that would allow a student to attend college, receive a bachelor degree, and move on to a career without the burden of being in debt. He is neither an educator, nor a parent, just a son striving to fulfill to his commitment to his mother who passed away from the complications of breast cancer. His motivation is from the great saying by Zig Ziglar, “You will get everything you want out of life, IF you help enough people get what they want”.

Today he is documenting his successes and expanding the scope of his message to families across the United States. Dave does not belief that the $1 trillion student loan bubble should exist and he is standing up and educating families to the educational opportunities available today and seldom used by college bound students.

After such a successful release, Dave Smith will be recognized by The National Academy of Best-Selling Authors™, an organization that honors authors from many of the leading independent best-seller lists.

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The royalties from this project will be given to Entrepreneur’s International Foundation, a not for profit organization dedicated to creating unique launch campaigns to raise money and awareness for charitable causes.

Please review the video testimonials by families touched by Dave and his team at

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