Tony Whatley: Why Are You Here?

In this episode of the Championship Leadership podcast, Tony Whatley talks about making more of your life than just financial success. Many people focus solely on making more money, and more money is fine, but there is more than that. How do you make an impact?

In This Episode:

[3:12] What is championship leadership to Tony?

[5:40] What path has Tony been on to get him to where he is today?

[10:26] One of Tony’s life changing experiences.

[20:48] The spiritual part of Tony’s experience.

[23:10] How does the 365 Driven Podcast fit into Tony’s business.

[26:03] What is Tony’s vision for the future?

[29:37] Who are some people who have impacted Tony?

[32:48] What can you apply right now inside of your life to move forward?

Important Quotes:

“If you have CEO on your title, it doesn’t mean you’re a leader.”

“It really comes down to human psychology.”

“You don’t have to be in a leadership position to be a leader.”

“We learned to value things.”

“Why am I still here?”

“Being not so bad was not enough.”

“If you’re not improving yourself, how can you help others to improve?”

“Look at the people you surround yourself with.”

About The Guest:

Tony Whatley is an entrepreneur, business mentor, best-selling author, podcast host, and speaker. He is best known as Co-Founder of LS1Tech, an online automotive community which grew into the largest of its kind. This website grew to over 300,000 registered members, and was later sold for multiple 7- figures, in only 5 years. Amazingly… it was just his part-time business! Tony shares his mindset and business strategies within his book, Sidehustle Millionaire, and teaches people how to create and scale their companies. Among other companies, Tony’s latest venture is 365 Driven. This podcast and business consulting brand helps clients become more process-driven and profitable. With his corporate background in managing 9- figure international projects, he consults small businesses on how to benefit from his expertise.

His mission is to help people gain the knowledge and courage to take action. To help others become the best version of themselves. When not performing the work that he loves, you can usually find Tony travelling the world, or racing cars.


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