Be The Push
About This Show
It is the mission of this podcast to bring you interesting, practical, and entertaining stories of how guests got through the tough times in their business careers. This is a collection of real stories from the trenches of entrepreneurship with the aim of helping you to Be The Push when you need it most, so you can then take the next step in your business journey. This path can be lonely but I’m here to remind you that you’re not alone. Guests have inluded Shark Tank investors Steve Baxter and Dr Glen Richards. Hosted by Jack Ferguson, a businessman based in Brisbane, Australia, who is fascinated by all things entrepreneurial.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Selling your house to bet it all on a Startup, earning no revenue for 6 months, and lessons learned from 2 deployments in the army with Tim Walmsley
Today's guest is Bench On CEO and Founder Tim Walmsley
Tim takes us through his story of dropping out of university, working in nightclubs, before becoming a member of the armed forces for 14 years.
We talk about the discipline Tim learned during his time in the army and his experiences during his 2 deployments to the Middle East.
Many of his learnings in the army have been directly applicable to business.
We talk about how Tim sold his house to bring Bench On to life and the process of giving up an enjoyable, high paying job to pursue his dream.
This discussion is full of wisdom as Tim gives us a warts and all run down of what his first couple of years looked like running Bench On.
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