Daniel Idzkowski: Dare to Take Chances

In this episode of Championship Leadership, we are thrilled to interview Daniel Idzkowski, CEO and Co-Founder of SKUNKLOCK -a highly unique and secure lock invention developed for bicycles, motorcycles, and mopeds. He will share his experience as a first-generation migrant from Poland that took chance in coming to America to have a better life and enduring the ups and downs of it. He will also disclose the reason behind the creation of SKUNKLOCK and tell us his years of struggles as a Start-up Founder.

In the wake of trying to do something that is going to better society, Daniel Idzkowski also created SIDEPOCKET, a world-class tactical investment strategy that generates returns automatically rebalancing your money into assets that are most likely to outperform and reduce risk.

Now, Daniel is on the verge of making a huge impact on the lives of ordinary people one chance at a time. Know more about him!

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In This Episode:

[0:45] What does Championship Leadership mean to Daniel?

[2:51] Who is Daniel Idzkowski and what brought him to where he is today?

[15:38] Sidepocket.

[23:18} A turning point in his life.

[27:20] Episode takeaways.

Important Quotes:

“The true leader is always constantly looking to better themselves and learn how to inspire and invigorate people.”

“I try not to set too strict expectations of myself or others, but I do have one overarching goal, which is, I want every single subsequent day to be just a little bit better than the last.”

“I really enjoy working on things that are trying to right the wrongs in many ways 

and that keeps me motivated.”

“The foundation of leadership is really self-improvement.”

“I didn’t end up staying in the financial world very long, because it wasn’t very fulfilling, using my skills to make a small percentage of the population wealthier that’s already wealthy.”

“You can never kind of really understand the meaning of something until you really look back and see the outcome.”

“Take chances and position yourself in a way where people want to take chances on you.”

About The Guest:

Mr. Daniel Idzkowski is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Sidepocket. He is a Co-Founder of SkunkLock and also serves as its Chief Executive Officer. He is a serial entrepreneur and avid motorcyclist and bicyclist living in San Francisco, CA. His responsibilities include setting the overall vision and strategy of SkunkLock, Inc., design and marketing of the product, and managing the day-to-day operations of the company. His inspiration for co-inventing the SkunkLock was the frustration that there were no good solutions that adequately deterred bike theft, and the fear of having his own motorcycle stolen after seeing many of his friends experience motorcycle and bicycle theft first-hand time and time again.





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