In this episode, adventurer, author, enrichment speaker Malcolm Teasdale talks about why attitude is the most important factor in the hiring process and what hiring the right people does for your business. Malcolm shares his past experiences as a business owner and talks about how traveling has helped him gain a new perspective in life.
KEY TAKEAWAYS FROM THIS EPISODE
Life will come to an end one day so make the most out of it.The main thing is getting someone you trust, has passion, positive attitude. The technical stuff can be learned along the way.When you do business in another country, you have to go there. Learn the culture before you go.If you are afraid to delegate, that’s self-inflicted injury, meaning you can do something about it.Find someone you can trust and delegate to.Time is short. Don’t waste it.In business, you cannot afford to procrastinate.
After 30 years of traveling for business, Malcolm Teasdale decided that he still wants to travel the world, and this time, for pleasure. When he sold his business to a big corporation, he started his traveling for pleasure adventure. He is interested to learn how the rest of the world works and loves learning about different cultures.
He started his business with his partners with the thought that they can do better and decided to develop their own products. They had a plan and a story to tell, so the company grew. As of this episode, he has already authored five books in total.
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