Jack Kregas Author of III Short Stories

“Do it regardless of what anyone says or what stands in your way.”

Meet Jack Kregas


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Jack Kregas was born in New England in the North East of the United States. After a stint in the US Army, he was discharged in Europe and the next forty years were spent skiing and living life to the max as well as creating several successful businesses.

Winters in the Alps and summers windsurfing on Maui, Jack departed Switzerland for Maui full time with his Australian wife and small daughter. After five years he moved the family to Australia and became an Australian Citizen.

Jack now lives in Brisbane and plays golf and tournament poker. After publishing his first book in 2015, an autobiography of his adventurous life, he has written another five books and is currently working on his seventh.


How long have you been an Entrepreneur?

Always

Did you leave a job to become an Entrepreneur?

No

What is the name of your current project / company?

III Short Stories

Please describe for us in 1 sentence your current project.

3 unrelated short stories in a book.

Where did the idea of your current project come from?

I have written 6 novels in 2 years and had a few short stories in my head and decided to put them in a book.

Why do you do what you do?

Because after writing my autobiography I discovered that I liked to write and had a head full of stories. I have some out of retirement to meet interesting people and travel promoting the books. Good fun.

What’s the one thing you wish you could go back and tell your younger self?

Find a mentor to guide you on investments. I spend millions on fun.

What’s the most important piece of advice would you give to someone just starting?

Do it regardless of what anyone says or what stands in your way.

What is the hardest thing you have had to do regarding your business?

It is frustrating that I cannot reach as many readers as I would like.

What does your typical day look like?

Go out for coffee, start to write about 10 am, write 2000 words by 2 or 3 pm. Prepare dinner as I do the cooking or go out and play [poker.

If you were to start again, and could change one thing, what would it be?

I would have started writing many years ago.

What is the most important thing in life?

Your children and your health.

What is one problem you encountered as an entrepreneur, and how did you overcome it?

I encountered many problems but there is always a solution legal or not. Just get it done.

Tell us something unique about yourself.

I am confident and lucky. I have Jack Kregas luck. Never been sick, never had any serious setbacks and have spent a life doing what I wanted in my terms.