Miami Hustle Series
About This Show
Hear stories from Miami locals who've hustled their way out of the 9-to-5 and are creating businesses that are transforming Miami into a hub of entrepreneurship and innovation. Learn how they found a profitable business idea, branded themselves for success, achieved financing from VCs and angels, and are creating businesses that are "building a new Miami."
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041: Good Miami vibes, the healing power of cold, and building a place where everybody knows your name
Wondering how to keep your health on track through that Miami hustle? I’m excited to bring Jordan Kaplan (@kaplanchirosobe) from Kaplan Chiropractic in South Beach to you. He shares what it was like to nearly go bankrupt before his practice even opened and how he bounced back by bringing on a great team and building an office culture where patients stop by even when they’re not being treated. We also cover how to get a better night’s sleep, the benefits of “bulletproof" coffee . . . AND I get frozen during the episode is his office’s cryochamber. Some powerful lessons, health tips, and an overall positive vibe from one of our community’s emerging leaders. I’m proud to call Jordan my friend - he has big hopes for Miami and the community of people making it a better place every day. (Be sure pay a visit to @kaplanchiro - it’s my go-to place for healing, rejuvenation, and a great vibe). Highlights 2:00 - Realizing his gift for healing 2:50 - The miraculous experience with a chiropractor that piqued his interest in chiro 3:45 - How he learned business without having any experience 5:15 - Advice to other professionals considering their own practice 6:30 - How he's gotten past the fear of not feeling good enough 7:30 - How he was almost bankrupted before opening 8:45 - Why he thinks comfort is our worst enemy 9:30 - How chiropractic helps the body heal itself 10:45 - Advice on getting a better night’s sleep 12:45 - Thoughts on “Bulletproof" coffee 15:15 - Using cryotherapy for health, recovery, rejuvenation 16:30 - I get frozen in the Cryochamber; Jordan talks about celebrities who stop by and use it 19:15 - What “biohacking” means to him 20:00 - How Kaplan Chiro generates revenue 21:00 - How he and his team have created a healing environment where people love to stop by and hang out even when they’re not being treated 22:00 - The one metric he’d use to navigate his business by 22:45 - Thoughts on having celebrity clients 24:00 - How he’s built a strong company culture 25:45 - Being committed to developing his team personally and professionally 26:50 - What it’s been like having a family as an entrepreneur 27:45 - Closing questions: best advice, book recommendations, pros/cons of doing business in Miami, “only in Miami” m