TMBA622: Mailbag: How Do You Stay Motivated After You Succeed?

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We are once again reaching into the mailbag this week to answer questions from the Tropical MBA audience.

We’ll be answering questions that our listeners have submitted on a broad range of topics, including how to stay motivated after your business has met your goals, and how you can better your chances of being selected as a speaker at a conference or a podcast guest.

You’ll also hear some news updates about our own businesses, our crypto portfolio, and a whole lot more.

Finally, if you are interested in attending our holiday party in Austin, TX this December, email [email protected] for more details.

See the full transcript below

Listen to this week’s show and learn:

  • Why you shouldn’t feel guilty about enjoying your success. (6:16)
  • Ways to keep yourself moving forward when you don’t feel motivated. (11:05)
  • Tips for getting yourself booked on a conference or a podcast. (16:38)
  • Where people go wrong when trying to get booked. (21:04)
  • What our crypto portfolios look like today. (26:46)

Mentioned in the episode:

Before the Exit – Our New Book
Partner With Us
The Dynamite Circle
Dynamite Jobs
Dynamite Deals
Tropical MBA on YouTube
Post a Remote Job
Dynamite Jobs – Remote Recruiting Sales Page
Let’s Talk High-Level Podcast Strategy for 1 Hour
John Ainsworth
Jeff Pecaro

Enjoyed this podcast? Check out these:

TMBA612: Mailbag: Avoiding Drama in Your Business
TMBA616: The True Cost of Burnout, Anxiety, and Entrepreneurial Depression
TMBA621: 10 Key Trends in the Digital Nomad Community for 2022

This week’s sponsor:

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Thanks for listening to our show! We’ll be back next Thursday morning 8AM EST.


Dan & Ian


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