The 1% Better Podcast
About This Show
If you’re of a curious disposition, have a positive outlook, are devoted to, or even have a passing interest in making yourself a little bit better (let’s set the bar low and aim for 1%) then I’m very hopeful you’ll enjoy listening to my podcast.
Most Recent Episode
John Wall (part 2) on Entrepreneurship, Risk Strategies and the Importance of Integrity! - EP27
2 days ago
In this second part of the John Wall Interview, we go deep into his career of becoming an entrepreneur. I also go into the usual set of rapid fire questions towards the end of the show where to touch on many topics and habits John has. I have to say this part is more loaded with lessons learned and 1% Better tips than the first part. So definitely worth a listen in.
In the 75mins or so, we discuss and chat on topics including:
Planning on going out on his own
What makes a successful entrepreneur
Process the learning from your mistakes
Dealing with being Fired (twice in 9 months)
Modern living, Impacts the internet is having on our intelligence and thinking process
Risk Management & Strategy
Starting up pre-Celtic tiger, building the team and facing big challenges
Picking what you want to be famous for
Mix your passion and understanding of ‘something’ to be relevant to the market
Reflections from the career so far
Rapid Fire Q&A on trusting the gut, fears of losing it all, best advice, favourite books and lots more
Be Decent - have the courage to change your mind and keep trying
Importance of integrity which is what you do when nobody is watching!
Be honest and decent
John gives a great summary at the end and advice on how to be the best at what you want to do. Decide what you want to be famous for and go for it. Integrity is key!!
Talent is Overrated - Geoff Colvin
The Startup Owner's Manual – Steve Blank
Get in touch with John Wall at Adalgo. Email: John.Wall@Adalgo.com
Thanks all & enjoy!