#170 - Cole Hatter - "Thrive - Make Money Matter"

In this episode, Miro talks with Cole Hatter entrepreneur, investor, author and award-winning speaker and founder of Thrive: Make Money Matter, an annual conference designed to teach entrepreneurs how to succeed in business and life, while making the world a better place.

Episode Highlights:

What is a mastermind?

Why should you be part of a mastermind?

What is the difference between the perspectives of a consumer and a producer?

When did Cole start investing?

Are entrepreneurial conferences a fad?

Why do people attend personal development events?

Is the perspective- you’re an entrepreneur or you’re not cool, real?

Why was being an entrepreneur a taboo before?

How do you differentiate entrepreneurs from self-help coaches?

Should you quit your morning job?

Is entrepreneurship vulnerable?

What is shiny object syndrome?

Why do people want to do entrepreneurship?

How do you take your leap of faith?

How do you make yourself feel unafraid and confident?

How do you know when to take a risk?

What are Cole’s favorites?

Key Points:

Look at your products and ask yourself what would you do more

Diversify and create a back up plan in case things don’t go your way

Evaluate pros and cons before your pivot and make changes

Tweetable Quotes:

“How do I find high-level entrepreneurs that think and act like I do?”

“Most profitable businesses I’ve started have come from partnerships from people that are paying members of Mastermind.”

“I realized that it was 100% my own brain that was sabotaging myself.”

“Instead of being in fight or flight mode in my brain, I stepped away from my own self and looked down on my situation and started asking questions.”

“Have internal monologues and ask yourself- Is there supporting evidence that says I should panic and what should I do about it.”

Resources Mentioned:

Visit Cole’s website at : https://colehatter.com/

Check out his Podcast at : https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/thrive-make-money-matter-podcast/id1228951600?mt=2

Check out his LinkedIn at : https://www.linkedin.com/in/colehatter

Check out his Facebook at : https://www.facebook.com/ColeHatter/

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