Have you ever wondered how you would react if things started to unravel in your life and business? Do you have the tools to handle some of the toughest challenges life can toss your way? On this episode of Entrepreneur Unplugged, guest Andy Hussong shares how he has struggled with and overcome some of the most difficult challenges in life. Andy tells his story will amazing candor and generosity. It’s not all about struggles and difficulties. Tony and Andy talk about networking, building relationships, innovating your business model, and much more! Don’t miss out on this powerful episode!
Avoid burnout on the road to success
You’ve heard of the dreaded phrase “Burnout” in business circles. It strikes fear in the heart of many entrepreneurs and leaders. No one wants to be the next headline that airs all their baggage on the front page for everyone to see. How do you avoid burnout? What are some of the warning signs? How do you pull yourself back from the edge if you get that far? On this episode of Entrepreneur Unplugged, Andy Hussong talks with Tony about his recent struggles. Andy understands what burnout looks like because he’s seen it manifest in his life. Learn from Andy’s story and how he overcame these challenges.
Evaluating how you are perceived
When you come to a crossroad in life, it can cause you to take a long hard look in the mirror. Some people call it gut check time. When you get to this point, it’s important to take an inventory of your actions and behavior toward others. What are your motivations? How do people perceive you? If the answers to these questions are positive, then commit to taking your efforts up a notch and serve others well. On this episode of Entrepreneur Unplugged, guest Andy Hussong shares the lessons he has learned that have helped him create healthy and long lasting relationships.#Evaluating how you are #perceived Click To Tweet
Don’t leave money on the table, make “The Ask”
One of the keys to success in today’s business culture is networking. It’s vital to connect with other people in your industry if you want to see any kind of momentum or growth. Andy Hussong has built a reputation for bringing the right people together. That doesn’t mean that Andy sees every relationship and every connection as a dollar sign. He understands how the business world works. He genuinely wants to help others make the connections they need. Andy is bringing value to others and sees how he can profit from strategic networking. You might be leaving money on the table in your networking relationships. Listen to this episode of Entrepreneur Unplugged to find out how you can learn from Andy’s story.
The joy of giving without getting a return
Networking and business experts might say it’s a bad idea but Tony LOVES connecting people with no strings attached. Using his business savvy he is working on ways to connect a profitable version of this into his business model. But that won’t change the sheer joy Tony finds on a personal level when he gets friends and colleagues together for simply relational connection. Tony’s guest, Andy Hussong has benefited from Tony’s generosity in this area but he also gives some great advice on this episode about how to make the most of your ability to network professionally.The joy of #giving without getting a #return Click To Tweet
OUTLINE OF THIS EPISODE
- [1:08] Tony’s guest today: Andy Hussong
- [2:44] Tony introduces Andy.
- [6:00] What are some of the things Andy has been struggling with lately?
- [8:15] Andy talks about taking on too much work and the fallout.
- [16:00] What are some lessons learned and takeaways Andy has from this time in his life?
- [21:15] Taking a hard look in the mirror.
- [25:20] Andy talks about his business and what kind of services he provides.
- [28:40] How to fix the problem of leaving money on the table.
- [32:30] The joy of giving without expecting anything in return.
- [35:15] How to connect people and get a return.
- [42:30] How to connect with Andy.
RESOURCES AND LINKS MENTIONED ON THIS EPISODE
- Email: andyhussong[at]gmail.com
- Andy’s Facebook page: www.facebook.com/andyhussong
- Andy’s Facebook Group: Decade of Dealmaking
- Darren Casey
- John Reese
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