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Episode 36: Connecting the dots with Stephen Mackey

The founder and CEO of 2Words Character Development shares an empowering, and inspiring message to audiences of all backgrounds

Welcome back squad!  Today’s main character is Stephen Mackey. The founder and CEO of  2Words Character Development, Mackey has spent the last 10 years helping students and leaders connect the dots between sports and the game of life. Bi-racial and born to a teenaged mother, Mackey beat the odds to become a first-generation college graduate, seminary trained-pastor, teacher, entrepreneur, and highly sought after communicator.

IN THIS EPISODE STEPHEN SHARES:

  • Why you should consider holding your child back from starting kindergarten
  • How he built up resources prior to launching 2Words Character Development
  • His Get on the Box moment
  • How   previous work experience has helped him grow as an entrepreneur
  • The definition of being a “one shoe” game.
  • His definition of an athlete
  • How to make the transition from motivation to discipline
  • The benefits of  learning how to say NO in service to a greater YES
  • Misconceptions of entrepreneurship
  • The question every entrepreneur should be asking themselves everyday

THEY SAID IT BEST

“I am the product of a village that chose to invest in me  when they had no reason to.

“Statistically, people said that my life should be a failure.

“This is an overnight success 17 years in the making.

“Habit makes the hard stuff seem easy.

“Success is expensive but its currency is sacrifice.

CONNECT WITH STEPHEN

Mackeyspeaks.com
Twitter
Facebook
Youtube

RESOURCES MENTIONED DURING THIS EPISODE

2words.tv 
Coach 360 Podcast
Plus One Podcast
Unbeatable Mind Podcast with Mark Divine
The book of Proverbs 

 

 

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