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EP #017 – Why You Don't Need a Degree to Be Successful With Richard Kuo

EP #017 – Why You Don’t Need a Degree to Be Successful With Richard Kuo

Our guest on the show today is RICHARD KUO. Richard Kuo is a youth inspirational speaker and Youtuber (RichardKuoLive) based out of Orange County, California. He has spoken on the TEDx stage and is also a finale winner on the hit TV game show The Price is Right.

Growing up convinced he was overweight, unintelligent, and a good-for-nothing child, Richard lived much of his early life with low self-esteem and little confidence towards succeeding in school and life. Today, Richard empowers thousands of students around the world to find the courage to trust themselves and pursue their dreams.

Show Notes

Quotes

  • Compassion is the greatest lesson from my dad
  • Expectations from people who love us never go away
  • Learn how to and forgive yourself
  • Don’t be too hard on yourself
  • If you know what to do and it involves a college degree or education, go for it
  • If you don’t know what to do after high school, don’t go into debt because that is what is expected.
  • You don’t need a bachelor’s degree to be successful
  • Success is being authentically happy, being fulfilled in the moment
  • Be involved with as many extra-curricular activities as possible while in high-school
  • Do a lot of networking with people in your industry of choice while you are in school
  • Networking is about building relationships
  • Networking will be uncomfortable when you start
  • Most people who network are shy
  • Building relationships is the one way to achieve anything in your life
  • Embarq on a journey of self-discovery
  • Take time to discover yourself
  • Be OK with yourself
  • Accept yourself
  • Find your why before you set goals
  • No matter how challenging things might seem, it all gets better
  • Embrace and be grateful for every single moment

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How to Contact Richard

Suit up and show up with Karen Holmes

EP #013 – Suit Up and Show Up With Karen Holmes

Our guest on the show today is Karen Holmes. Karen is a mother of two children, and raising them is her first priority beside keeping herself in good health, and growing her consulting business. She has over 20 years of experience in training, organizational development and coaching.

Today, Karen lives a worry free life. She is an entrepreneur, trainer and workshop facilitator. Karen lives a happy and productive life.


Show Notes

Quotes

  • Embrace uncertainty
  • Never complain
  • Develop buoyancy
  • Wherever you live, you can find or create your little happy spot
  • Develop an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Look around, recognize opportunity and take action
  • Your patience will get tested
  • Keep looking forward to the light at the end of the tunnel
  • Learn how to see things from different perspectives
  • Have more faith in yourself
  • Have confidence in your ability to learn
  • Without your health, you have nothing
  • Suit up and show up
  • Worry is a joy killer
  • A good living is more than just making good money

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Episode #005 – Strive to Be of Value to Others With Victor Edilberto

Episode #005 – Strive to Be of Value to Others With Victor Edilberto

Our guest on the show today is Victor Edilberto. Victor was born in the Philippines, and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from a California University.

After working at a few entry level jobs he landed a good technology role at a Fortune 500 company. The closure of his branch office prompted him to venture into turning his passion for photography into a full fledge business. Today Victor is a wedding and portrait photographer, and lives a happy and productive life.


Show Notes

Quotes

  • Be consistent
  • Get to know yourself better
  • The more you interact with others, the more you get to know about yourself
  • Having a good support system for yourself is important
  • Take necessary steps to improve your interpersonal skills
  • Create a remarkable experience for your clients
  • People are usually in one or more of three groups: academic, artistic, athletic
  • Strive not to be a success, but to be of value. – Albert Einstein

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Episode #004 – Plan Your Life, Wing Your Plan With Justin Navares

Episode #004 – Plan Your Life, Wing Your Plan With Justin Navares

Our guest on the show today is Justin Navares. He currently lives in Orange County, California, where he was also born and raised. Justin is an Entrepreneur in the Health and Fitness Industry. He is currently working to launch his startup: TheLift.Fit. Through this business, Justin shares with his audience foundational insights on living a healthier life.

Justin lives a happy and productive life. His dream is to ultimately empower millions of people to live and experience a path to a healthier and more prosperous life.


Show Notes

Quotes

  • Be a quick learner
  • Don’t follow the crowds
  • Follow your heart
  • Do You!
  • Plan your day
  • Be constantly learning

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