Welcome to My GardenCongratulations on your silver book award!


The mistakes we make and the hardships we endure have a positive aspect: they teach us lessons. They plant seeds from which a garden of wisdom can grow.

In Welcome to My Garden, author and entrepreneur Brian Murray shares some of the most meaningful lessons he has learned over his lifetime, covering topics from health and mindfulness to gratitude and empathy. The volume was originally written as a series of letters for his own children, but Murray invites readers along on his journey with the hope that it will help others find encouragement and perspective as they navigate challenges, joys, and relationships in their lives.

We are all cultivating our garden of wisdom. The stories and takeaways in Welcome to My Garden will serve as an inspirational guide as you tend to your garden with the care it needs.

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Author Bio

Brian Murray is an entrepreneur, business executive, and author. He is co-founder of Open Door Capital, a private equity firm with more than 1B in assets under management. He is also the founder of Washington Street Properties, which was ranked on the Inc. 5000 list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies for five consecutive years. Brian is the author of Welcome to My Garden, Crushing It in Apartments and Commercial Real Estate, and The Multifamily Millionaire, Volumes I & II. Brian has been interviewed and quoted by dozens of major media outlets including CNN, MarketWatch, PBS, The Wall Street Journal, and The New York Times. Brian resides in western North Carolina where he spends time working on his ranch, working on himself, reading, writing, hiking, and trail running in the Great Smoky Mountains.

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