Episode 99: Helping Entrepreneurs Live a Life of Joy with Mike Michalowicz
For Episode 99 of the Wealth On Any Income Podcast, Rennie is joined by Mike Michalowicz. Mike is the author of Profit First: Transform Your Business from a Cash-Eating Monster to a Money-Making Machine and three other books including The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur.
Mike is also a former columnist for the Wall St Journal, a TEDx speaker and popular keynote speaker. His columns have appeared in Entrepeneur and the Harvard Business Review.
In this episode, Rennie and Mike cover:
01:40 What Mike’s passion is and why knowing who the best teacher is in the room helped to clarify it for him.
02:47 How becoming masterful on a subject is needed to share it effectively.
03:32 Mike’s favorite charity, Kiva, and how it works to help those around the globe to start new businesses and also how he has been recently supporting people in Lviv, Ukraine.
04:47 Micro Enterprises – and how that differs from a small business by definition and why this is Mike’s target market.
06:06 Mike’s mission to help these micro-enterprise entrepreneurs live a life of joy.
06:43 How Mike enters into partnerships with great educators so that the messages in the books he has written can be shared widely and effectively.
08:23 What Mike admires about the author, Stephen King.
09:10 How Mike uses a team to create ideas and allow him to stay focused on where he is most effective.
11:18 Mike’s biggest failure and how the devastation of it resulted in a transformative moment that led to his becoming an author.
14:28 What free resources you can find by visiting Mike’s website mikemotorbike.com and why that is his website url.
15:50 Mike answers the question “If we want to transform our business, what do we do next?”
To learn more about Mike and get his free resources visit mikemotorbike.com.
To purchase any of Mike’s books on amazon here is Mike’s page https://www.amazon.com/Mike-Michalowicz/e/B002E4G0CC/
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