42 min

Big Heart, Big Family, Big Business W/ Eric Rasmussen Gathering The Kings

    • Entrepreneurship

Host Chaz Wolfe brings on Eric Rasmussen, a 7+ figure king in the set design industry. Eric has been Partner at Coffee House Industries out of California for the last 14 years and acts as creative director, product engineer, and guides the company’s direction.
In this episode Chaz and Eric discuss fostering, becoming rooted in your purpose and identity, hiring discernment, and caring for yourself as a leader. Tune in today to learn from Eric’s life and business lessons to grow your business to 7 figures and beyond!
 During this episode, you will learn about;

[01:30]  Intro to Eric and his business
[02:24]  Why Eric continues to push
[03:29]  How Eric’s childhood influences him today
[08:14]  How Eric applies life lessons to his business
[09:40]  Eric’s start into entrepreneurship
[13:00]  How Eric niched down
[14:31]  Eric’s good decision
[17:58]  Eric’s advice on separating yourself from business
[20:05]  Eric’s bad decision
[27:05]  How Eric approaches finding the right people
[32:39]  Eric’s thoughts on masterminding
[35:36]  Eric’s advice on caring for yourself while putting others first
[38:12]  What would Eric tell his younger self if he could?
[40:33]  How to connect with Eric
[41:32]  How to connect with Chaz and info on Gathering The Kings 90 Day Intensive


Notable Quotes

“Just because you love someone and you want to see somebody do better doesn't mean they want to do better.” - Eric Rasmussen

“It's not about me. It's about empowering the people that work for me.” - Eric Rasmussen

“We've had times in the business where I've put all my faith into a person and thought, ‘This guy has my back a hundred percent’ only to find out, not only does he not have my back, he's the enemy.” - Eric Rasmussen

“Oftentimes, the very thing that we’re upset about is what we're creating, whether we realize it or not.” - Chaz Wolfe (Host)

“In a CEO type position, you hire for the things that you're not good at.” - Eric Rasmussen

“We go through people. It's just what it is. So it's really trying to find the people we want to have here for a long time.” - Eris Rasmussen

“I'd rather have 12 open positions than 12 with the wrong people.” - Eric Rasmussen

“You can always gain. There's never a time where you stop learning.” - Eric Rasmussen

“That's the biggest thing you can do as a business owner - invest in yourself.” - Eric Rasmussen

“Just take a minute. Breathe. Focus on what you need to focus on. The world's not going to end.” - Eric Rasmussen


Books and Resources Recommended:

Learned Optimism by Martin E. P. Seligman
https://www.amazon.com/Learned-Optimism-Change-Your-Mind/dp/1400078393


Let’s Connect!

Eric Rasmussen:
Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/ericrasmussen
Business Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/coffeehouseindustries
Website:  https://www.coffeehouseindustries.com/
LinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/ericscottrasmussen/


Chaz Wolfe...

Host Chaz Wolfe brings on Eric Rasmussen, a 7+ figure king in the set design industry. Eric has been Partner at Coffee House Industries out of California for the last 14 years and acts as creative director, product engineer, and guides the company’s direction.
In this episode Chaz and Eric discuss fostering, becoming rooted in your purpose and identity, hiring discernment, and caring for yourself as a leader. Tune in today to learn from Eric’s life and business lessons to grow your business to 7 figures and beyond!
 During this episode, you will learn about;

[01:30]  Intro to Eric and his business
[02:24]  Why Eric continues to push
[03:29]  How Eric’s childhood influences him today
[08:14]  How Eric applies life lessons to his business
[09:40]  Eric’s start into entrepreneurship
[13:00]  How Eric niched down
[14:31]  Eric’s good decision
[17:58]  Eric’s advice on separating yourself from business
[20:05]  Eric’s bad decision
[27:05]  How Eric approaches finding the right people
[32:39]  Eric’s thoughts on masterminding
[35:36]  Eric’s advice on caring for yourself while putting others first
[38:12]  What would Eric tell his younger self if he could?
[40:33]  How to connect with Eric
[41:32]  How to connect with Chaz and info on Gathering The Kings 90 Day Intensive


Notable Quotes

“Just because you love someone and you want to see somebody do better doesn't mean they want to do better.” - Eric Rasmussen

“It's not about me. It's about empowering the people that work for me.” - Eric Rasmussen

“We've had times in the business where I've put all my faith into a person and thought, ‘This guy has my back a hundred percent’ only to find out, not only does he not have my back, he's the enemy.” - Eric Rasmussen

“Oftentimes, the very thing that we’re upset about is what we're creating, whether we realize it or not.” - Chaz Wolfe (Host)

“In a CEO type position, you hire for the things that you're not good at.” - Eric Rasmussen

“We go through people. It's just what it is. So it's really trying to find the people we want to have here for a long time.” - Eris Rasmussen

“I'd rather have 12 open positions than 12 with the wrong people.” - Eric Rasmussen

“You can always gain. There's never a time where you stop learning.” - Eric Rasmussen

“That's the biggest thing you can do as a business owner - invest in yourself.” - Eric Rasmussen

“Just take a minute. Breathe. Focus on what you need to focus on. The world's not going to end.” - Eric Rasmussen


Books and Resources Recommended:

Learned Optimism by Martin E. P. Seligman
https://www.amazon.com/Learned-Optimism-Change-Your-Mind/dp/1400078393


Let’s Connect!

Eric Rasmussen:
Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/ericrasmussen
Business Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/coffeehouseindustries
Website:  https://www.coffeehouseindustries.com/
LinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/ericscottrasmussen/


Chaz Wolfe...

42 min