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Spring Cleaning: 7 things to give up to grow your business


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Spring Cleaning: 7 things to give up to grow your business

  1. 1. #JANY @DaveKerpen CEO Likeable Local #likeablewebinar
  2. 2. 1. “Extra Projects” with Andy Karuza Founder - FenSens 2. “Your Ego” with Nicolas Gremion CEO - 3. “Carefree Living” with Matt Murphy Co Founder - Kids in the Game LLC 4. “Comfort and Certainty” with Christopher Swenor CEO - East Coast Product 5. “Consistent Schedule” with Justin Lefkovitch CEO/Founder - Mirrored Media 6. “Control” with Peter Kozody CSO - Gem Advertising 7. “Security” with Vincent Wong CEO - mHelpDesk 7 Things to Give Up To Grow Your Business
  3. 3. Your Host! Dave Kerpen • Founder of Likeable Media • New York Times Best Selling Author- Likeable Social Media, Likeable Business, Likeable Leadership and The Art of People • Founder and CEO of Likeable Local – Social Media Marketing Tool that currently helps thousands of small businesses create, enhance, and manage their social media presence. #likeablewebinar
  4. 4. 1. Give Up Extra Projects Andy Karuza, Founder, FenSens ● “Focus on greater, more lucrative opportunities” ● “Weigh your options carefully” ● “Don't be afraid to pull the plug on a business or project if it's getting in the way of something better.” #likeablewebinar
  5. 5. 2. Give Up Your Ego Nicolas Gremion, CEO, ● “As an entrepreneur, you'll make mistakes.” ● “You can learn. You can listen to others. You can improve.” ● “A little modesty can go a long way.” #likeablewebinar
  6. 6. 3. Give Up Carefree Living Matt Murphy, Co-Founder, Kids in the Game LLC ● “As an entrepreneur and business owner, you are naturally going to put pressure on yourself.” ● “Most entrepreneurs admit that it's an ongoing challenge to turn the brain off outside of work.” ● “Leave-your-work-at-work lifestyle.” #likeablewebinar
  7. 7. 4. Give Up Comfort and Certainty Christopher Swenor, CEO, East Coast Product ● “When you dive into entrepreneurship, you are taking a gamble.” ● “When I left the certainty and comfort of a great job to try and build something for myself, I was terrified.” ● “Fortunately, I pushed through and never looked back.” #likeablewebinar
  8. 8. 5. Consistent Schedule Justin Lefkovitch, CEO/Founder, Mirrored Media ● “In order to be successful and grow the company, it's important to be as flexible with your time as possible.” ● “I often get invitations to meetings or events with very little notice.” ● “Being accessible and meeting people are big parts of the job, so that leaves very little room for a "traditional" schedule.” #likeablewebinar
  9. 9. 6. Control Peter Kozodoy, Partner, Chief Strategy Officer, GEM Advertising ● “I used to get slightly offended when my team members would suggest that they can and should do one of my daily tasks better than I.” ● “This year, I vowed to not only let tasks go, but actively seek to give them away.” ● “Fewer jobs means more time to seek clarity, explore new business opportunities and be a better mentor to my team.” #likeablewebinar
  10. 10. 7. Security Vincent Wong, CEO and co-founder, mHelpDesk ● “Security was the most important thing I gave up to pursue entrepreneurship.” ● “I was going to pay for the roof over my head if things went sideways.” ● “In the end, burning my bridges was well worth the sacrifice.” #likeablewebinar
  11. 11. 1. Extra Projects 2. Your Ego 3. Carefree Living 4. Comfort and Certainty 5. Consistent Schedule 6. Control 7. Security 7 Things to Give Up To Grow Your Business
  12. 12. What Not to Give Up Dave Kerpen, Founder and CEO, Likeable Local #likeablewebinar 1. Your Priorities 2. Your Reputation 3. Your Time
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