EP027: Your Social Currency is Everything with Gerard Adams
Published February 6, 2017
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    In this episode, Daniel sits down with Gerard Adams. And, if this meeting is any indication of what the future holds, a beautiful, beneficial brotherhood is brewing between the two of them. In a sneak peak, Gerard shares his Social Currency concept, and describes his plan to get his Fownders institution into the heart of inner cities. Gerard’s lifetime goal is to leave a legacy of authenticity and mentorship to the real people behind the follows and likes.


    Key Takeaways:

    [3:32] Vlogging new ideas that stem from solutions for everyday problems.

    [7:52] The probability of success increases when you get granular in your target market.

    [11:10] Courage is getting comfortable with fear.

    [12:46] Building a culture to attract millennials.

    [16:50] Facebook live is the real thing.

    [20:16] Youtube stars are bigger than actors now.

    [22:54] Making money on content is a long-term play.

    [27:35] Jiu Jitsu and entrepreneurship work hand in hand.

    [32:07] Your business is a representation of where you are in your life.

    [39:57] Gerard thought he was invincible, and then the market crashed.

    [49:10] There are real people, live, behind the likes.

    [57:47] Gerard steps up as a leader by building his Social Currency.

    [70:07] The story behind Fownders and Building 20.

    [74:46] The Lightning Round.


    Mentioned in This Episode:

    Gerard Adams



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