With a break from the regular programming, in this episode I share parts of my story as Josh Kalinowski, former pro baseball player and now CEO, interviews me. We talk about what it’s like for me to raise an autistic son, the growth of my mortgage note business and loan servicing business, what I do to prepare myself for life’s inevitable challenges, and my goals for 2023 - all in light of some of the most important lessons I learned from interviewing more than # people on their journey from adversity to abundance.
“I think of Jocko Willink and extreme ownership - people will ask him, well, it's my fault I got cancer or something like that, and what he says is no, it is not necessarily your fault, but it's your, problem.”
“Trying to focus on others, I truly believe, will give you the most purpose and the most value in your own life.”
This episode will also air on the Leading and Living with Impact and Influence
Tune in as Josh and Jamie talk about:
(00:00) Do sports make you a better entrepreneur?
(04:45) Why I joined (and left) the military
(07:45) How the economy affected my mortgage business
(10:02) Performing notes vs. non performing notes
(12:52) Parenting an autistic son
(17:21) How to get closer to your spouse in tough times
(23:16) What if vs. even if (mindset hack)
(26:44) How to have extreme ownership
(31:43) Why I stopped watching the news
(34:27) Why focus on others
3 nuggets from the episode:
Josh Kalinowski: How a Professional Baseball Player
Overcame a Crushing End to His Career to Become a Purpose-Driven Leader and CEO
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