Creative thought leader & cashflow expert Andrew Windham tells all on disrupting the college & career planning conversation. Focusing on empowering learners and families, he shares how to inspire and equip students to become critical thinking entrepreneurial leaders. Listen weekly as he shares how to intentionally use culture, capability and cashflow to create Educated Freedom today!
Build & Live Your Legendary Life with Tommy Breedlove
Andrew and Tommy talk about how to identify your purpose and mission and how you can build and live your legendary life today. Tommy Breedlove is a Wall Street Journal and the USA Today bestselling author of the book “Legendary”, and business, relationship, and mindset coach who is a regular featured keynote speaker at global events.
Tommy started his 20-year corporate career at one of the largest financial consulting firms in the world, and eventually became a shareholder, the International Practice Leader, and a member of the board of directors for one of the largest public accounting and financial firms in the southeast U.S.
Tommy now serves clients and audiences everywhere by empowering them to build and live Legendary Lives. He guides people to discover a life of significance while building a lasting legacy. The simple tools he shares show them how to work in their zone of brilliance, obtain financial freedom, and live with meaning and balance. The goal is to help everybody to become the person they've always wanted to be.
Starting today with a legend in business - 0:22 Tommy’s book - 3:12 Did you live your life without regret? - 5:20 What Educated Freedom is all about - 7:07 Creating your own life - 9:04 We’re not alone - 10:49 The combination of accountability and encouragement - 14:08 You’re the asset as an entrepreneur - 15:20 We have to protect our most important assets: mindset, emotion, spirit, and body - 17:43 Isolation is the enemy of excellence - 19:01 Surround yourself with the right people - 20:29 Every individual has their own purpose - 33:34 Everything is an investment - 53:08 You won’t learn if you don’t lose - 53:36 The biggest mistake entrepreneurs make - 55:31 Are you willing to invest in your business? - 57:14 You must invest in yourself - 1:06:18 What’s something you can do today to live your purpose? - 1:07:40
Episode Resources Connect with Andrew Windham https://www.linkedin.com/in/andrewwindham https://twitter.com/andrewwindham?lang=en AWindham@CollegePlanningInstitute.com https://collegeplanninginstitute.com/educated-freedom-podcast/ https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/living-an-important-vs-urgent-life/id1547356962?i=1000510385248 Connect with Tommy Breedlove email@example.com Free Chapter of Legendary - https://tommybreedlove.com/gifts/ Tommy's Purpose Course - https://tommybreedlove.mykajabi.com/discover-purpose-course?_ga=2.5420147.1171541474.1618505888-1792938300.1612215634
College Decisions, Your Career & Lifestyle Launchpad
Andrew talks about the impact of college decisions mentally, emotionally, and financially. He dives into the 3 Elements of Great Decisions & Outcomes. Andrew explains how the College Decision Framework works and how to make a College Decision Exercise.
Why College decisions have a huge impact - 2:02 College is worth it - 2:44 College decisions can be really big - 4:57 Having a meaningful Plan B - 7:03 Choosing a good major - 8:33 The college culture - 11:54 We need to ask quality questions - 13:41 The college decision exercise - 18:38 The three elements of great decisions - 21:05 Building relationships with people - 27:26 Reducing the costs - 29:14
Episode Resources Connect with Andrew Windham https://www.linkedin.com/in/andrewwindham https://twitter.com/andrewwindham?lang=en AWindham@CollegePlanningInstitute.com College Cashflow Consultation - https://calendly.com/college_planning_institute/college-success-consultation?month=2021-04 https://collegeplanninginstitute.com/ Always Be The Buyer: https://now.strategiccoach.com/always-be-the-buyer-book-aw
3 Questions Guaranteed to Reduce Your Taxes
There’s nothing more certain than death and taxes… In this episode, Andrew dives into some cash flow tips and 3 questions that are guaranteed to help you reduce your taxes.
Tax evasion and tax avoidance - 2:00 Question number one: What’s more important to you - 3:23 Question number two: Minimizing or maximizing the amount of tax that you pay - 4:26 Preferring to reduce the amount of tax you pay - 5:51 Do you believe that taxes will go up or down? - 6:06 How your answer to these questions will affect your finances - 10:42 The three buckets - 12:20 Your accumulation phase - 17:36 The distribution phase - 18:52 What you have and what you want - 20:57
Episode Resources Connect with Andrew Windham https://www.linkedin.com/in/andrewwindham https://twitter.com/andrewwindham?lang=en AWindham@CollegePlanningInstitute.com Coffee & Cashflow Conversation: https://calendly.com/college_planning_institute/coffeecashflowconversation?month=2021-03
You Were Born for This!
Andrew talks about how to Identify the 3-5 Unique Abilities and Capabilities you were gifted to serve with. He shared the perspective and calling to use those gifts as supported by the Parable of Talents, why you were born with talents and abilities...how to serve and create value for others with your gifts. Also, he talks about how to more effectively help your kids identify and pursue their unique abilities and 3 steps to more clarity around Unique Abilities.
How you can identify which are your unique abilities - 0:10 Unique abilities that you have - 1:14 The first talent that comes to your mind - 3:04 Using your talents and abilities - 6:03 What do you want to be when you grow up? - 10:49 Having more clarity in your career - 13:46
Episode Resources Connect with Andrew Windham https://www.linkedin.com/in/andrewwindham https://twitter.com/andrewwindham?lang=en AWindham@CollegePlanningInstitute.com http://CollegePlanningInstitute.com/Winning-the-college-game
To "What's Important" & Beyond
Andrew talks about confidence and why you have to identify what is important and prioritize it. He shared a way to develop momentum and confidence through Commitment and Courage. He shares the ABC Method to Innovate and use Unique Abilities to win and encourages to track wins.
What’s important and beyond - 0:11 Why confidence is so important to you - 1:00 Confidence requires you to be honest - 2:18 How do we decide what’s important? - 2:56 Prioritize what’s important - 4:48 Your physical needs - 6:36 What’s a DOS Conversation - 11:12 Having commitment and courage - 14:15 The opposite of courage is not fear - 15:06 What happens if you do not delegate - 18:48
Episode Resources DOS Conversation: https://calendly.com/windbrook-solutions/d-o-s-conversation?month=2021-03 Maslov's Hierarchy of Needs - https://www.simplypsychology.org/maslow.html#gsc.tab= Connect with Andrew Windham https://www.linkedin.com/in/andrewwindham https://twitter.com/andrewwindham?lang=en AWindham@CollegePlanningInstitute.com
Living an Important vs Urgent Life
What are the differences between Important and Urgent? Andrew unpacks what the difference is between Important vs Urgent. He shares what is important and what is not, and what is required and what is not. Some people are enemies of what’s important and what’s urgent and what is not. Andrew gives us steps to upgrade your life and establish priorities.
What’s important and what’s urgent - 2:42 What means something “measurable” - 4:57 Crisis are urgent situations - 5:48 We can’t constantly avoid the urgency of life - 6:08 The levels of importance - 7:17 Focusing on the progress - 8:59 Sometimes you win, sometimes you learn - 9:43 The three areas and steps of progress that will help us build systems - 12:29 Your spiritual environment - 14:19 Increase your ability to be successful through communication - 15:52 A way to increase your cash flow - 18:13
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Worth the Listen
Andrew has been a good friend over the years as always have enjoyed his perspective and wisdom. Glad he is sharing that same information with the world now!
A positive perspective on LIFE
Andrew takes life and digests it into chewable bites with simple lessons. Ah, lessons, something that seems almost foreign in today’s world. His focus on being your best is what everyone should be focused on. It leads to a full and rewarding life.
Positive Coaching Nuggets About Lifetime Learning
We often forget that WE are THE ASSET. Andrew makes it clear how to easily fill your emotional tank by surrounding yourself with a great supporting team and moving ever foreword through times of trial and disappointment. Once you get that confidence under your wings - just keep riding and reaching for higher peaks. Solid story telling.