Is your personal or professional life not where it should be? While you may think that “creativity” isn’t essential to success in life, today’s guest will vehemently disagree. He’s the former CEO and now Executive Vice-Chairman of the Board of the legendary company Cirque du Soleil. Today he will share why creativity is crucial to professional and personal success and shares his own journey with Cirque du Soleil to improve in every area of his own career.
During our headline, we’ll pull the cover off of a new crypto scam. This time, celebrities allegedly endorsed a crypto coin, only to dump their own holdings after prices skyrocketed. Of course, this left investors with–reportedly–next to nothing. What can we learn from this? Joe and OG share their thoughts, which might not be what you expect. We also help answer Micah’s question about how to further his personal finance education. Doug will also share his trivia.
- Kim Kardashian, Floyd Mayweather Sued by Cryptocurrency Investors (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Big thanks to Daniel Lamarre for joining us today. Get a copy of his book Balancing Acts: Unleashing the Power of Creativity in Your Work and Life.
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- Cirque du Soleil began as a troupe of 20 performers and has now put on their shows for more than 180 million people in 450 cities on every continent but Antarctica. They have half a dozen permanent shows in Las Vegas, and one is their longest-running. What year did their longest running show start? Was it 1984, 1993, or 2004?
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- Micah wants to know what books and other resources he should check out to advance his financial literacy. Believe it or not, we know a book.
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- Vicki Robin, author of Your Money or Your Life, joined us to talk about personal finance and growing your knowledge
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