What does it mean to build and maintain a legacy, either in business, or for your loved ones? What tools and resources are available to help? Join the discussion as host Gary Michels, along with exciting guests and real listeners just like you, tackle the answers to these questions, and learn how to grow today, for a better tomorrow.
CLIP: Scorecard of Failure and Co-Creating Ideas
International speaker, award-winning author, and expert on branding, innovation and design Soon Yu, explains why he keeps a scorecard of failures, and the awesome advice for winning over groups resistant to your ideas by giving everyone a stake in the authorship.
Hear Soon’s full interview in Episode 11 of Let’s Talk Legacy.
Good Friction, with Soon Yu
International speaker, award-winning author, and expert on branding, innovation and design Soon Yu, explains how he’s been too early to the party on new technology quite a few times, why he keeps a scorecard of failures, and reveals the odd gratification of selling toilet bowl cleaner, how to BBF (Bounce Back Fast), the ways iconic brands turn their distinctions into a legacy that keeps working for them, and outlines the 7 virtues of good friction.
CLIP: A Disappointing Mercedes, A Lesson in Gratitude
Erik Weir shares how, surprisingly, paying cash for a Mercedes ended up being one of the most depressing experiences of his life, and explains why gratitude and anxiety can't exist together.
Hear Erik's full interview in Episode 10 of Let's Talk Legacy.
Permission to Dream, with Erik Weir
Erik Weir is a jack of many trades; speaker, author, and principal of WCM Global Wealth LLC, as well as a movie producer, investor and real estate developer. Erik recounts a traumatic but formative childhood accident, learning lessons in professional presentation from a lemonade stand, and explains giving yourself permission to dream, "wholesale versus retail" information, the 5 Fs (faith, family, fitness, finance, friends), plus why gratitude and anxiety can't coexist, and how gratitude is tied to legacy.
CLIP: Following in His Grandfather's Shorts
Nico Ali Walsh, professional boxer and grandson of Muhammad Ali, talks about making his professional debut in his grandfather's iconic Everlast shorts; something which happened much more by fate than by design, and explains how his boxing dreams LITERALLY came true.
Hear Nico's full interview in Episode 9 of Let's Talk Legacy.
Guided By "The Greatest", with Nico Ali Walsh
Nico Ali Walsh, professional boxer, grandson of Muhammad Ali and nephew of Laila Ali, talks about growing up Ali, making his pro debut in the GOAT's shorts, explains the mechanics and mindset of boxing matchups, the critical importance of momentum, how he's training with future champs, the pros and cons of carrying on a massive legacy, and how sometimes dreams LITERALLY come true.