About This Show
Entrepreneurs’ Organization (https://www.eonetwork.org/) proudly presents the EO Podcast designed for all entrepreneurs with a hunger for learning how to better their business and themselves. Some examples of topics and guests include Verne Harnish, author of Mastering the Rockefeller Habits and founder of EO, Joe Polish, direct marketing guru, an Army Ranger on leadership, a Private Equity guy on what it takes to create a business of value, Philip McKernan on finding meaning and happiness… Listen and enjoy!
About the host: Dave Will (www.davidrwill.com) has been a member of Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) for several years. As a founder and having successfully exited a SaaS business, he’s well suited to represent the inquisitive entrepreneurial spirit in these long-form conversations captured on the EO podcast.
Most Recent Episode
Gordie Bufton and Bradley Callow on Raising Kids and Addiction
2 days ago
In this episode, Dave shares the mic with Gordie Bufton and Bradley Callow. Dave, Gordie, and Bradley met in Bangkok, Thailand for the Entrepreneurship Organization Leadership Conference. Gordie and Bradley are the founders of Rich Legacy, a business that helps parents bridge the gap in their relationships with their children. Tune in as Gordie and Bradley openly share about their own struggles with addiction and how this led to the heart of their business—equipping parents with the communicative tools they need to reach and love their children. Time Stamped Show Notes: 00:33 – Introducing Gordie and Bradley 00:50 – Dave met Bradley and Gordie at the EO Conference in Bangkok 01:00 – Gordie and Bradley were speaking at the event on how entrepreneurs can build a strong relationship with their kids 01:09 – Their business is Rich Legacy 01:27 – Gordie wrote the bestselling book, Eluding Reality: A Memoir about Drugs, Psych Wards, and Reality 01:53 – Bradley shared the “psych ward story” at the EO Conference 02:21 – The setting was Gordie running on the beach 02:43 – There were searchlights and a helicopter running after him because he escaped from a high security psych ward 03:34 – It was a hilarious story, yet true story—although it was a serious situation when it happened 03:50 – This was a low point in Gordie’s life 04:13 – Bradley is a treatment specialist 04:20 – Bradley started using drugs at 11 years old 04:24 – That sent him into a crazy journey and rehab 04:46 – He started smoking marijuana 04:57 – He saw things not all 11 year olds see 05:14 – He had self-destructive behavior 05:23 – He was an alpha male, but was uncoordinated so he didn’t do sports 05:45 – Bradley came from a great family – which was the inspiration for Rich Legacy 06:34 – The pattern of parents thinking they are doing their kids good 06:41 – Bradley went to rehab at 26 and spent a year in different treatment centers 07