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Bold Faith. How to overcome uncertainty and make bold leaps of faith

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After quitting university after seven weeks, Mike has gone on to achieve remarkable feats. He launched Australia's first internet radio station, lived in Europe and USA, claimed a Guinness Book of Record and sold his Silicon Valley Startup.

Discover some practical advice for getting the most out of life.
- Live the life you dream
- Listen to your inner voice
- The obstacle is the way
- Always be learning

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Bold Faith. How to overcome uncertainty and make bold leaps of faith

  1. 1. Bold FaithHOW TO OVERCOME UNCERTAINTY AND MAKE BOLD LEAPS OF FAITH Mike Parsons, Qualitance
  2. 2. SYD AMS LDN SFO
  3. 3. Live the life you dream
  4. 4. DEFYING CONVENTION 6 YEARS OF LAZY 7 WEEKS OF UNI 2 YEARS OF DJING, YEARS OF MEDIA AND THEN...
  5. 5. Listen to your inner voice
  6. 6. MIKE JOINS A STARTUP 16,600 KM’S AWAY
  7. 7. TRUST YOUR INTUITION RUNNING AMSTERDAM STARTUP EVERYTHING CHANGED IT DIDN’T FEEL RIGHT AND THEN...
  8. 8. I FOUND A HOME GM at MRM Partners, Amsterdam MD at Tribal DDB, Amsterdam MD at Tribal DDB, London MD at McCann, San Francisco
  9. 9. WE MADE SOME WORK
  10. 10. The obstacle is the way
  11. 11. HARD THINGS OVER 12 YEARS IN ADVERTISING A LOT TO LOSE BACK TO SCHOOL AND THEN...
  12. 12. And then...
  13. 13. THINGS FELL APART 40+ INVESTORS NIKE, GE, P&G, LEVIS, ETC BUT... FOUNDERS COULDN’T AGREE
  14. 14. One final twist
  15. 15. THINGS CAME TOGETHER LAUNCHPODIUM IKEA AND VIRGIN BUT I KEPT GOING ACQUIRED
  16. 16. Always be learning
  17. 17. HIDDEN SURPRISE FULL CIRCLE IN 20 YEARS CHAD IN NEW YORK LIVE SHOWS & 15,000 LISTENS AHA MOMENTS I USE EVERYDAY
  18. 18. In short...
  19. 19. LIVE THE LIFE YOU DREAM LISTEN TO YOUR INTUITION IT WILL BE HARD - AND THAT'S OK AS LONG AS YOU KEEP LEARNING, THINGS WILL TURN OUT FINE
  20. 20. Thanks Mike Parsons, Qualitance

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