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The View From The Top with Aaron Walker

The View from the Top podcast is a world-class podcast created for men interested in living a life of success and significance. In this weekly podcast, hosts Aaron Walker and Danny "Sunshine" Bauer interview men in the Iron Sharpens Iron Masterminds facilitated by Aaron Walker. Guests share entrepreneurial insights and success stories from working in a mastermind. This show is for men interested in being successful businessmen, intentional husbands, and better friends. Men should come here regularly for inspiration and to get to the amazing guys at The View from the Top. Each episode is 20-30 minutes perfect for your commute, workout, and making your chores at home more enjoyable! Aaron Walker has been in a mastermind with Dave Ramsey, Dan Miller, and Ken Abraham for more than a decade and now he wants to share what he has learned with you, the listener.
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Oct 31, 2018

Welcome to the View from the Top podcast, Season 2. Today, Aaron Walker and Danny “Sunshine” Bauer discuss how modern businesses are thriving by offering a subscription service to their clients.

Recently in Iron Sharpens Iron the men have been focused building a business and not a J-O-B. The latest book we have read is called The Automatic Customer: Creating a Subscription Business in Any Industry by John Warrillow. Amazon Prime, Netflix, and even Iron Sharpens Iron are all great examples of the power of building a subscription business.

We hope you enjoy the podcast. All the highlights, resources, and next steps can be found below. Listen to the full episode here and learn more at viewfromthetop.com.

 

Show Highlights:

  • The subscription services Aaron currently subscribe to
  • What makes Amazon Prime and Netflix so profitable?
  • Subscription services for the “little guys”
  • How do insert your business into the everyday life of your clients
  • The importance of onboarding
  • How to sprinkle “happiness bombs” into your business
  • Big A’s biggest takeaway from reading The Automatic Customer
  • Aaron’s excited about the ISI meetup in Nashville

 

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Take Action … Next Steps from the Show

Read The Automatic Customer and consider how you can add a subscription model to your business.

Send us a note on Twitter to Aaron (@vftcoach) and Danny (@alienearbud) and use the hashtag #viewfromthetop to tell us how you plan to use a subscription service in your current business.

 

Connect with Aaron

Website | Twitter | FB | LinkedIn | Instagram | Email

Check out Aaron Walker’s daily podcast, The Mastermind Blueprint available on your Amazon Echo or iTunes.

 

Join Iron Sharpens Iron

Apply here to join Aaron’s exclusive Iron Sharpen Iron Mastermind. You’re just one click away from living a life of success and significance.

 

Mastermind Member Spotlight

Philip Scarborough: Elite Realty Group

 

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Oct 24, 2018

Welcome to the View from the Top podcast, Season 2. In today’s show, Aaron Walker discusses “How do I get outside my comfort zone?”

We hope you enjoy the podcast. All the highlights, resources, and next steps can be found below. Listen to the full episode here and learn more at viewfromthetop.com.

Show Highlights:

  • Practical tips for networking and getting outside your comfort zone.
  • Two questions you can ask in each networking situation.
  • What is the worst thing that can happen?
  • What is the best thing that can happen?
  • You may change your life forever by engaging in a chance encounter!
  • Two tips to use in every networking situation

Resources

 

Take Action … Next Steps from the Show

Today’s Challenge: The next time you are at a conference or a business function or maybe church, I want you to decide right now, that you are going to approach that person you wanted to meet. Remember to use their first name and ask a lot of questions.

If you accept this challenge send us a note on Twitter to Aaron (@vftcoach) and Danny (@alienearbud) and use the hashtag #viewfromthetop

 

Connect with Aaron

Website | Twitter | FB | LinkedIn | Instagram | Email

Check out Aaron Walker’s daily podcast, The Mastermind Blueprint available on your Amazon Echo or iTunes.

 

Join Iron Sharpens Iron

Apply here to join Aaron’s exclusive Iron Sharpen Iron Mastermind. You’re just one click away from living a life of success and significance.

 

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Oct 17, 2018

Welcome to the View from the Top podcast, Season 2. In today’s show, Aaron Walker discusses “Why you won’t ever catch him giving 100% percent.”

We hope you enjoy the podcast. All the highlights, resources, and next steps can be found below. Listen to the full episode here and learn more at viewfromthetop.com.

Show Highlights:

  • Why Aaron quit working with his personal trainer
  • Aaron’s advice to a businessman “not getting any traction”
  • Slow down. Be methodical. Be consistent.
  • Stop giving 100% for short bursts of time
  • It’s a marathon, not a sprint

Resources

 

 

Take Action … Next Steps from the Show

Keep showing up. Make a plan. Identify your goals. Be consistent and give it time to harvest.

If you accept this challenge send us a note on Twitter to Aaron (@vftcoach) and Danny (@alienearbud) and use the hashtag #viewfromthetop

 

Connect with Aaron

Website | Twitter | FB | LinkedIn | Email

Check out Aaron Walker’s daily podcast, The Mastermind Blueprint available on your Amazon Echo or iTunes.

 

Join Iron Sharpens Iron

Apply here to join Aaron’s exclusive Iron Sharpen Iron Mastermind. You’re just one click away from living a life of success and significance.

 

Mastermind Member Spotlight

Rob Kelsey - Take care of all your janitorial needs with King Maintenance Management

 

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Oct 10, 2018

Welcome to the View from the Top podcast, Season 2. In today’s show, Aaron Walker interviews Ray Edwards on the entrepreneurial mindset and prospering in business.

We hope you enjoy the podcast. All the highlights, resources, and next steps can be found below. Listen to the full episode here and learn more at viewfromthetop.com.

Ray Edwards is a Communications Strategist, Copywriter, Author, Speaker, and host of one the top iTunes Business Podcasts. He has worked with Fortune 500 companies, and with some of the most powerful voices in leadership and business. His clients include New York Times best-selling authors Michael Hyatt (author of Platform and co-author of Living Forward), Tony Robbins (author of Unleash the Giant Within and Money: Master the Game), Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen (co-authors of Chicken Soup For the Soul), Jeff Walker (author of Launch), and many more.

Ray's copy and marketing expertise has helped sell an estimated $200 Million or more in products and services.

Ray is the founder of Ray Edwards International, Incorporated, which offers:

  • Copywriting
  • Consulting and Coaching
  • Product Launch Management
  • Training and Instruction

 

Show Highlights:

  • How to write copy that is persuasive, not manipulative
  • How some of Ray’s favorite “articles” were actually advertisements
  • Relationship + skill makes you indispensable
  • Why Ray transferred his radio skills to the internet
  • You can improve how to tell your stories
  • Ray’s history with Parkinson’s disease
  • It’s okay to be prosperous as a small business owner
  • How an entrepreneurial mindset will get rid of poverty
  • Ray’s 3 foci of business moving into the future
  • Do you treat everyday as an important resource?
  • How Ray feeds himself intellectually and spiritually
  • Ray reads a list of declarations every morning about himself
  • The power of simple in business

“It’s okay to have money, just don’t let it have you.”

-Ray Edwards

 

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“The best way to help the poor is to not be one of them.”

-Ray Edwards

 

Take Action … Next Steps from the Show

Each morning I answer this question … How can I help or surprise someone today with no expectation of a payback?

Answer that question today and send us a tweet @vftcoach and @alienearbud and tell us the one way you were generous today. Make sure to use the hashtag #viewfromthetop

 

Connect with Aaron

Website | Twitter | FB | LinkedIn | Email

 

Check out Aaron Walker’s daily podcast, The Mastermind Blueprint available on your Amazon Echo or iTunes.

 

Join Iron Sharpens Iron

Apply here to join Aaron’s exclusive Iron Sharpen Iron Mastermind. You’re just one click away from living a life of success and significance.

 

Mastermind Member Spotlight

Tommy Breedlove - Change your life and “Choose goodness.”

 

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Oct 3, 2018

Welcome to the View from the Top podcast, Season 2. Today, Aaron Walker and Danny “Sunshine” Bauer discuss a topic important to every business owner -- PROFIT! Recently in Iron Sharpens Iron the men have been focused building a business and not a J-O-B. Often business owners are the last to get paid and instead of running the business and experiencing a life of freedom, business leaders are plagued with chaos and stress. We’re here to help!

We hope you enjoy the podcast. All the highlights, resources, and next steps can be found below. Listen to the full episode here and learn more at viewfromthetop.com.

Show Highlights:

  • The #1 mistake Aaron sees when it comes to a business actually making profit
  • Aaron’s biggest takeaway from reading Profit First?
  • How men’s lives in Iron Sharpens Iron have changed as a result of reading the book
  • The stumbling blocks of implementing profit first methodology
  • Meet the new coaches in Iron Sharpens Iron

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Take Action … Next Steps from the Show

Read Profit First and set up your five bank accounts: revenue, profit, owner’s pay, tax, and operating expenses.

If you accept this challenge send us a note on Twitter to Aaron (@vftcoach) and Danny (@alienearbud) and use the hashtag #viewfromthetop

 

Connect with Aaron

Website | Twitter | FB | LinkedIn | Email

 

Check out Aaron Walker’s daily podcast, The Mastermind Blueprint available on your Amazon Echo or iTunes.

 

Join Iron Sharpens Iron

Apply here to join Aaron’s exclusive Iron Sharpen Iron Mastermind. You’re just one click away from living a life of success and significance.

Mastermind Member Spotlight

Scott Beebe - Master business coach focused on liberating small business owners from the chaos of operating a business.

 

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