I’ve crossed paths with today’s guest more times than I can count. I knew who he was and was familiar with his work, but just never worked up the nerve to introduce myself.
Dumb right? It wasn’t until an event called Tribe Writers put on by Jeff Goins, that Aaron Walker decided to approach me and introduce himself. He must have gotten tired of waiting. It didn’t hurt that I was one of the speakers (made me hard to miss).
Everything I’d ever heard about Aaron was overwhelming positive. Witnessing him interact with people at Tribe Writers, and a few other conferences I’d seen him at, only helped to confirm what I’d heard.
I’m excited to let you know that in June, he has a brand new book coming out called View from the Top: Living a Life of Significance. You can actually pre-order it now, and I highly recommend that you do just that.
From launching numerous successful brick-and-mortar businesses over the years, to now coaching men all over the world through his numerous mastermind groups, Aaron is working hard every day to leave a lasting legacy for generations to come.
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In today’s episode, Aaron and I discuss:
- The impact his willingness to delay gratification has had on his life and what it means for yours
- The biggest surprise he faced after retiring at age 27
- The lessons he’s learned from refusing to take “no” for an answer
- …and much more!
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Aaron’s Latest Book
You can pre-order your copy of View from the Top: Living a Life of Significance right now.
Aaron in Action
Books Aaron Recommends
Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg McKeown
The 12 Week Year: Get More Done in 12 Weeks than Others Do in 12 Months by Brian P. Moran and Michael Lennington
Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World by Cal Newport
How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie
Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck
The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg
The best place to find out more about Aaron is at his website.
Here, you can pick up a copy of Aaron’s new book.
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