45 min

Why I Got Sober (for entrepreneurs‪)‬ My First Million

    • Investing

Sam (@theSamParr) gets real in this episode. He talks about his struggles with alcohol and the reasons why he is now sober. He shares 8 lessons he learned from his experiences. He ends the episode by answering questions he received on Twitter.
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Show notes:
* (0:00) - Intro
* (3:56) - How it started - Sam's background with alcohol
* (11:24) - The first turning point [oasis]
* (13:36) - Asking for help [university clinic]
* (14:49) - Going to California
* (17:41) - The second turning point [Joe Garvin]
* (20:07) - Getting help [SF Clinic]
* (23:13) - Coping while sober [eating sugar]
* (24:39) - What Sam has learned
* (25:46) - Lesson 1 - The inner game
* (27:26) - Lesson 2 - Being open
* (29:33) - Lesson 3 - Booze messes up your body
* (31:16) - Lesson 4 - Sober Sam = Attractive Sam
* (33:04) - Lesson 5 - Having fun while sober
* (35:14) - Lesson 6 - Intense realism
* (36:57) - Lesson 7 - Control your emotions, control your reality
* (37:17) - Lesson 8 - Saving $$$
* (37:58) - Q&A

Sam (@theSamParr) gets real in this episode. He talks about his struggles with alcohol and the reasons why he is now sober. He shares 8 lessons he learned from his experiences. He ends the episode by answering questions he received on Twitter.
---------
* Want to be featured in a future episode? Drop your question/comment/criticism/love here: https://www.mfmpod.com/p/hotline/
* Support the pod by spreading the word, become a referrer here: https://refer.fm/million
* Have you joined our private Facebook group yet? Go to https://www.facebook.com/groups/ourfirstmillion and join thousands of other entrepreneurs and founders scheming up ideas.
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Show notes:
* (0:00) - Intro
* (3:56) - How it started - Sam's background with alcohol
* (11:24) - The first turning point [oasis]
* (13:36) - Asking for help [university clinic]
* (14:49) - Going to California
* (17:41) - The second turning point [Joe Garvin]
* (20:07) - Getting help [SF Clinic]
* (23:13) - Coping while sober [eating sugar]
* (24:39) - What Sam has learned
* (25:46) - Lesson 1 - The inner game
* (27:26) - Lesson 2 - Being open
* (29:33) - Lesson 3 - Booze messes up your body
* (31:16) - Lesson 4 - Sober Sam = Attractive Sam
* (33:04) - Lesson 5 - Having fun while sober
* (35:14) - Lesson 6 - Intense realism
* (36:57) - Lesson 7 - Control your emotions, control your reality
* (37:17) - Lesson 8 - Saving $$$
* (37:58) - Q&A

45 min