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Should You Be a Jack of All Trades Or Master of One?

11/5/2018
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Is it better to specialize in one thing, or to be pretty good at a lot of things? What are the pros and cons? THANK YOU! Thanks again for listening to the show! If it has helped you in any way, please share it using the social media buttons you see on the page. Additionally, reviews for the podcast on iTunes are extremely helpful and greatly appreciated! They do matter in the rankings of the show and I read each and every one of them. JOIN THE SUCCESSFUL DROPOUT COMMUNITY! Create a free...

Duration:00:38:48

How To Avoid Suffering (Plus A Big Announcement!)

10/9/2018
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This week Kylon and Te jump on the mic to share what's been happening in their life, and also share a big announcement about the future of SD! THANK YOU! Thanks again for listening to the show! If it has helped you in any way, please share it using the social media buttons you see on the page. Additionally, reviews for the podcast on iTunes are extremely helpful and greatly appreciated! They do matter in the rankings of the show and I read each and every one of them. JOIN THE SUCCESSFUL...

Duration:01:01:37

All of the Businesses I'm a Part of and What's Happening in Each

9/11/2018
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This week Kylon jumps on the mic to share what's been happening in his life and businesses recently and where things are going in the future. THANK YOU! Thanks again for listening to the show! If it has helped you in any way, please share it using the social media buttons you see on the page. Additionally, reviews for the podcast on iTunes are extremely helpful and greatly appreciated! They do matter in the rankings of the show and I read each and every one of them. JOIN THE SUCCESSFUL...

Duration:00:40:49

Why I Haven't Uploaded In Awhile

8/28/2018
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I figured I owed the Successful Dropout community an explanation on we haven't published a new episode in weeks. :) -Kylon THANK YOU! Thanks again for listening to the show! If it has helped you in any way, please share it using the social media buttons you see on the page. Additionally, reviews for the podcast on iTunes are extremely helpful and greatly appreciated! They do matter in the rankings of the show and I read each and every one of them. JOIN THE SUCCESSFUL DROPOUT...

Duration:00:22:55

S2E7: Accountability - Gienger Family Roundtable Discussion

7/9/2018
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Pleased to share yet another Gienger Family Roundtable Discussion. This time on the topic of accountability. THANK YOU! Thanks again for listening to the show! If it has helped you in any way, please share it using the social media buttons you see on the page. Additionally, reviews for the podcast on iTunes are extremely helpful and greatly appreciated! They do matter in the rankings of the show and I read each and every one of them. JOIN THE SUCCESSFUL DROPOUT COMMUNITY! Create...

Duration:01:00:10

S2E6: How to Create a Compelling Brand for Yourself and Your Business With Damien Foord (Branding for Dropouts)

7/2/2018
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Damien Foord is on Successful Dropout for the 3rd time to demystify the process of building a great brand. A brand is more than just your logo and your business card. It’s much more than your reputation or what people think about you or how you make them feel. A brand is how you make an effort beyond yourself—a company or project or just a professional persona—relatable on a human level. For people that went to university, they largely live off of their uni’s brand until they have enough...

Duration:00:51:29

S2E5: How to Change Your Thinking to Expand Your Opportunities With Jeff Hittner

6/25/2018
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Jeff leads Your Project X, a social venture dedicated to helping people (re)discover their purpose to build careers they’ll love. He has more than 19 years experience as an entrepreneur, consultant, professor and change-maker. He is the founder of five social ventures, including IBM’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) consulting practice. In 2011, he developed the curriculum for the first MBA in Sustainability on the East Coast, at Bard College, where he was the Leadership professor. He...

Duration:00:36:31

S2E4: How to Overcome Trauma/Suffering and Lead Your Best Life With Cheyenne Noelle

6/18/2018
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Cheyenne is a writer and futurist with a fierce love for leveraging digital communication. She’s mostly ghostwriting, copywriting, and content writing about life, innovation, technology, and human-centered design. When she’s not writing or learning something new, Cheyenne travels and spends time with her little boy. She currently resides in Raleigh, North Carolina. This isn't Cheyenne's first time on Successful Dropout and her episodes just keep getting better! This week we talk about how...

Duration:00:39:40

S2E3: How to Control Money So it Doesn't Control You With The Gienger Family

6/11/2018
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This week I'm incredibly excited to bring you an episode from Systems for Success. SFS is a podcast led by my dad, Lonnie Gienger, and once a month our entire family gets together for a "family roundtable discussion" episode and we teach on specific topics as a group. This week we discuss financial management and how to control money so it doesn't control you. It's also exciting for me to have the SD community meet my entire family all in this one episode. They are all entrepreneurs,...

Duration:01:15:52

S2E2: How to Develop Self-Awareness With Stephen Warley

6/4/2018
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This week we were able to get Stephen Warley from Life Skills That Matter back on the show! Stephen has dedicated his time and energy to training people how to approach and navigate the future of work and new realities when building their careers. In this episode we discuss one of the most important skills which could be considered the basis of all self development, is self awareness. RESOURCES/THINGS MENTIONED Take Stephen's Self Assessment Challenges! Life Skills That Matter - check...

Duration:00:30:18

S2E1: Everything You Need to Know About Working With Business Partners

5/28/2018
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To kick of this new season of Successful Dropout I was able to get our longtime business partners and best friends on the show (missing my sister Chelann though!) to talk about the pros and cons of partnership. We've been partners with Landon and Kennedy Wilkinson for over five years now, and friends for even longer. Together we have grown multiple six figure businesses and we don't plan on stopping anytime soon. Throughout our partnership and friendship we've have many ups and downs and...

Duration:00:43:11

100: The End of SD as You Know It and My Ayahuasca Experience

5/21/2018
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Episode 100 marks the end of a season, and the beginning of a new one. Kylon talks about the history of Successful Dropout, and his vision for the future of this community. He also shares about his experience with Ayahuasca in the mountains of Costa Rica. This episode is about change, and new beginnings. RESOURCES What is Ayahuasca? THANK YOU! Thanks again for listening to the show! If it has helped you in any way, please share it using the social media buttons you see on the...

Duration:01:14:36

99: Why The School System Is Failing Us With Kylon Gienger & Zachary Babcock

5/14/2018
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It was a pleasure to sit down with Zachary Babcock on his new show, Underdog Empowerment and talk about my entrepreneurial journey, the school system, and the Successful Dropout community. If you are having second thoughts about school, this is for you! RESOURCES Underdog Empowerment Podcast THANK YOU! Thanks again for listening to the show! If it has helped you in any way, please share it using the social media buttons you see on the page. Additionally, reviews for the podcast on...

Duration:00:43:05

98: From Successful Dropout Listener to Selling $250k on Amazon With Rob Schad

5/7/2018
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Rob had everything lined to succeed in college...a healthy scholarship, a spot on the baseball team and more. But he decided to opt-out on the last possible day and take life into his own hands. At the time all he had going for him was 5k in inventory which quickly turned into 250k sales in 13 months through selling on Amazon. This episode is special because Rob used to be a listener of Successful Dropout, and he's now worked his way up to becoming a guest! It's so amazing to be apart of a...

Duration:00:35:12

97: The Simple System to Achieve Anything With Sivana Brewer

4/30/2018
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Sivana is an ambitious and outspoken 20-year-old who believes the reason most young people aren’t achieving what they want is that they are unclear on who they want to become, undisciplined, and have a lack of support in education outside of the current system. From an early age, she has had her hand in different endeavors, including a successful fashion resale business, to a failed PR business. As a college dropout, Sivana has traveled from a suitcase for 14 months forging relationships and...

Duration:00:50:59

96: Leveraging SEO for Your Site Growth & The Importance of Self Awareness With Jeremiah Smith

4/23/2018
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Jeremiah is the Cofounder and CEO of SimpleTiger, a boutique digital marketing agency specializing in SEO for entrepreneurs. The SEO industry is plagued by smoke and mirrors, blackhat techniques, and a lack of transparency, and Jeremiah wants to change that for good. For 11 years, Jeremiah has helped companies like Segment.com, Shopify, NBC, MTV, E*Trade, LG, and Sports Illustrated see significant gains in their search results, organic traffic, and revenue. Jeremiah's story is a fascinating...

Duration:00:54:31

95: How to Build Something That Attracts People and Other Q&A With Kylon, Te, and Chelann Gienger

4/16/2018
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This week I decided to sit down with my wife and sister and answer some questions from the SD community. Between the three of us we all run six figure businesses, manage employees and staff, run podcasts and communities, two of us dropped out of school, we've been broke, had business partners, worked with spouses, siblings and friends building businesses, we've failed, we've succeeded, we've switched, pivoted, or quit things...you name it. We got a great response and you guys asked some...

Duration:01:40:57

94: How to channel addiction into whole life success with Brodie Kern

4/9/2018
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Brodie is a public speaker and serial entrepreneur. Brodie currently owns and operates a number of businesses including a commercial real estate brokerage, a telecom marketing agency, and a high-risk payment processing company. Brodie currently travels the country with his wife hannah speaking and attending a number of events on the topics of addiction, personal development, fear, motivation, and entrepreneurship. Brodie uses his past experiences with his battle against drugs and alcohol to...

Duration:00:44:54

93: Sailing around the world while building and selling 7 figure businesses with Caspar Craven

4/2/2018
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Caspar believes in challenging conventional thinking on how leaders and teams become truly effective and create extraordinary results. Caspar has 30 years’ experience in building teams to make things happen. Starting as an entrepreneur at the age of 14, he has built and led teams in global corporations, start-up businesses, struggling businesses and high growth businesses. He built a team on a trophy-winning world racing yacht. But his toughest challenge by far was building his family team...

Duration:00:49:30

92: How you can create an impactful business with global leaders with Jeff Hittner and Greg Van Kirk

3/26/2018
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Greg and Jeff are doing some amazing things to create social change in developing countries through the power of entrepreneurship. It was amazing to have them on the show and hear about their upcoming program, Career X and how YOU as a member of Successful Dropout can get involved. If you are interested in entrepreneurship, looking for an adventure, and want to challenge yourself...how better to do it than going to Guatemala to build a business?? The adventure is 2.5 weeks long and you'll...

Duration:00:55:14