Grant Cardone – 10X Your Business And Life
Grant Cardone is a New York Times bestselling author, sales training expert, investor, and motivational speaker on the topics of leadership, real estate investing, entrepreneurship, and social media.
Originally from Louisiana, he started from nothing and now have five, privately held companies with annual revenues exceeding 150 million dollars, and a real estate portfolio of nearly One Billion Dollars.
Last year Forbes magazine named him #1, of the “25 Marketing Influencers to Watch” and he is the author of five books including Sell or Be Sold; Be Obsessed or Be Average; The 10X Rule; and If You’re Not First, You’re Last.
03:07 Brian’s thoughts on the episode.
05:31 Brian’s introduction.
06:46 Why Grant is back in the UK.
07:24 What the British need to learn more about.
09:33 Don’t buy a house.
15:01 Don’t pay for higher education.
16:26 Buy an aeroplane.
19:58 Money is useless until you spend it. You don’t need money, you need people.
24:15 London is full of symbols and they are very important.
26:26 Grant reveals what owning a jet means to him personally and symbolises to others.
29:16 Study those who made money, then managed to keep it and grow it.
30:23 What the jet is allowing him to do, in which countries and with whom.
34:48 One billion dollars or one billion friends? You have 30 seconds to decide which to take.
39:26 Money creates attention and most people want to fly under the radar.
42:20 Why Grant wants to be instrumental in helping people and is inspired by Mother Teresa.
45:24 How Grant hopes to be remembered.
46:32 When Lehman Brothers crashed in 2008 Grant told his wife they were dying.
54:43 Why Grant wrote his first book at that point.
57:09 Promote, promote, promote.
1:01:59 Fighting a lawsuit.
1:04:21 How he reacted when his wife told him they were not going to die and he had to go figure it out.
1:09:06 What happened when Lewes Howes told him to 10X his money.
1:10:52 Grant’s relationship with his wife Elena.
1:13:51 Why Grant raises large sums for charity.
1:18:43 How Grant’s religion influences his life.
1:31:35 Grant has experienced tremendous freedom in his life since he went to the Church of Scientology.
1:35:31 His spirituality is of paramount importance and he believes his spirit will go on after he dies.
1:43:05 What his daughters mean to him.
1:48:29 Grant argues against Brian’s invitation to join him for an Ayahuasca ceremony.
1:50:07 Grant’s daily practices.
1:51:07 Best and worst days of his life.
1:54:19 What scares him.
1:55:27 What would surprise us to learn about Grant.
1:56:55 What keeps him awake at night.
1:57:24 What Grant plans to be doing in five years time.
2:00:24 Phone call to the 20 years old Grant Cardone.
2:02:05 Best advice ever received.
2:02:25 Success secrets.
2:03:23 Brian’s summing up.
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