The Isaac Morehouse Podcast: A Weekly Exploration of Education, Entrepreneurship, Big Ideas, and Freedom. Guests from Startups, Business, Music, Art, Economics, Education, and a Wide Range of Professions on How to Live Free.
About This Show
Podcast by Isaac Morehouse: Education Entrepreneur, Author, CEO of Praxis. Guests like Penelope Trunk, Bryan Caplan, Thaddeus Russell, Michael Malice, Jeffrey Tucker, Blake Boles, Jerry Brito, TK Coleman, and more!
Most Recent Episode
126 - Part One: TK Coleman's Career Journey: From American Express, to American Idol, to Praxis
2 days ago
TK has been on the show many times, but in all of our conversations, we have never taken a deep dive into his career path.
TK's taken a fascinating path and worked as a bartender, server, financial planner, seminar leader, startup founder, philosophy assistant professor and many other roles before becoming Education Director for Praxis.
In today's episode, we start with the first part of his career journey from childhood career aspirations, to college, and then making the move to LA.
In this episode:
- What did TK want to do for a career as a kid?
- Falling in love with theater
- Deciding to become a financial advisor
- Feeling a calling to leave Michigan to pursue acting
- Confusing family and friends with career choices
- Leaving a job in the philosophy department at WMU to try out for -
- Learning that failure in real life isn’t nearly as bad as failure in theory
- Becoming an accounting trainer
- Learning without a scarcity mindset
- Getting on Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader
- TK’s first startup
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