E61: Paint a picture of your ideal future with Cameron Herold

Show Notes:

Cameron Herold is the mastermind behind hundreds of companies’ exponential growth. He has been an entrepreneur since he was a teen, with 14 employees by the time he was 21. He also helped build two $100M+ business by the time he was 35. By 42, had brought 1-800-GOT-JUNK from $2 million to $106 million in only six years. He has four acclaimed books and is a renowned speaker.

 

Episode highlights:


Tip: narrow down your reading list to whatever you’re focused on for the next quarter, rather than reading random books.


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Quotes:

  • “We would not only run these businesses, we would learn from them.”
  • “Entrepreneurship has finally become cool.”
  • “The more I share my vivid vision with other people, the more they can figure out how to help grow my business.”


Takeaways:

 

  • Follow Cameron’s guidelines to create a Vivid Vision, describing details from media and marketing to employees. Consider the four corners of your puzzle: the plan, the BHAG, the core values, and the core purpose.