On the podcast in this episode is a good friend of mine, Chris Arnold. Chris is the creator of the Multipliers Mastermind group, owns Wholesaling Inc, and owns several other businesses. In this episode, we talk about the struggles of being an entrepreneur and how we can use business to help others. Chris dives into how he thinks entrepreneurs can combine purpose and profit to make a greater impact on the world. We talk about Chris' passion to serve entrepreneurial men who are struggling on the inside and how it's okay to show emotion as men.
This pastor, who lives in India, has found a way to change the lives of many orphans. He empowers them to start their own businesses to break the cycle of poverty and create better lives for themselves. The model he uses is very unique and effective, and it gives hope and support for these young teens to become entrepreneurs. The success rate of orphans who have long-term income, consistency and healthy lives for them and their siblings is tremendous. Listen to how this ministry and these orphans are using entrepreneurship to change lives and communities.
Entrepreneur, author, and former engineer Gary Smith shares on how the word "purpose" has impacted his life and the life of many others. Gary shares how his ultimate purpose is to live for God, but also to serve others. Through coaching and mentorship, Gary found that so many entrepreneurs couldn't tell him the purpose for why they were doing what they were doing. Gary sought out these people by offering coaching and advice for all sorts of people and business owners. Gary is the author of 4 books, where he offers how to find your God given purpose in life and how to do it successfully.
Entrepreneur Gary Boomershine shares his experience of overworking and the problems that it caused personally and professionally. Gary soon learned different tactics he needed to take to insure the health of his business, his family, and himself. One of the main practices Gary has implemented is taking a regular Sabbatical from work. Gary explains when he takes a Sabbatical, how long his Sabbatical lasts, why he takes each Sabbatical, and what he does during his Sabbaticals. Gary also shares other tactics that give him more regular free time including not reinventing the wheel and to know your strengths and weaknesses. Through these Sabbaticals and other processes, Gary has found a much healthier and happier life filled with rest and rejuvenation.