After achieving incredible success at an early age, Ryan Holiday’s life began to unravel. His multimillion dollar company was in debt and relationships were lost. Stressed and disillusioned, he eventually came to terms with the fact that he was a workaholic, and that work ruled his sense of self-worth. He started researching ego, and learned that it is the enemy to our own success. Before setting off on our course in life, he believes it’s important to push ego aside and understand what's influencing us to follow our chosen paths.