13 Nov Episode 009: David Hauser
“As an entrepreneur, you have to be externally selling, you have to be engaging with people."
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David Hauser is a serial entrepreneur, speaker, and inspiring author who is best known as co-founder and CEO of Grasshopper, the virtual telephone service acquired by Citrix for $176 million.
Today, he’s shifted his optimization focus to the world of health & fitness, sharing his own journey of transformation in the book Unstoppable: 4 Steps to Transform Your Life. In his book, David documents the micro-adjustments he made to his own lifestyle, busting myths around fad dieting and trendy workouts.
Today we’ll hear some of the most important lessons he’s learned along the way, as well as the lifestyle changes we can each make to achieve optimal health.
00:35 – David shared his story, how he started his career and shift to a more fulfilling career journey.
05:05 – What is like for him when he sells his share of the company.
06:30 – His transition to his newfound passion and why he choose that path.
11:52 – The description of David’s identity and the stages of his journey as an entrepreneur.
15:44 – Choices he made to be where he is right now.
20:25 – How his superpower character affects his success.
21:47 – His conscious effort of mastering the skill of being relatable to people and his transition to the growth mindset.
24:12 – His sense of fulfillment towards helping other people versus his own success.
25:10 – David’s inspirational books that resonate with his success.
31:37 – David’s final words of wisdom, “Making small business progress and the tiny adds up over time and just making one step forward is all that has to happen.”
“We fear losing what we have, just as much what we fear not getting what we want.” – David Hauser
“I always look at everything as just doing something towards progress each time.” – David Hauser
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