Episode 134: Use batching to maximize productivity, with Marc Mawhinney.
Marc Mawhinney has a passion for entrepreneurship, having started a number of businesses in his life and growing one to 100 employees. Marc is now on a mission to help coaches build stronger businesses!
After becoming a coach, he saw the struggles that coaches face while trying to build a successful business, and decided to do something about it! He launched “Natural Born Coaches”, a daily podcast where he interviews successful coaches to share their advice with listeners, and he has created a number of innovative programs to help coaches get more clients and less stress, including his 6-week “Seize Your Niche” program!
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Secret – timesaving technique
Marc time batches — schedule certain tasks at certain times so you’re at your best and most efficient. ONWARD!
Daily habit that contributes to success
Journal and read on a daily basis — Marc ends every day by reading and journaling in a moleskine notebook.
Could have ruined your business – but now – an invaluable learning experience
Marc’s real estate business had to shut down in 2009 — and Marc tells the whole story here.
Most critical skill you think business owners need to master to be successful
“You have to have persistence and grit.”
Most influential lesson learned from a mentor
“Keep moving forward.”
Final Round – “Breaking Down the Recipe for Success”
What systems would you go back and put into place sooner?
I wish I had sat down each week and planned out how my ideal would look like.
What one strategy or “recipe” would compound into big wins for business owners?
Delegate — get everything off your plate that you can.
How to exceed expectations and add the most value?
An individual would know and understand our mission.
What strategy would you recommend new business owners focus on to best ensure success?
- Be prepared — but just jump in and do it
- Stick with it — lightning doesn’t strike in a bottle
How best to connect with Marc:
- Facebook: facebook.com/marc.mawhinney
- Twitter: @marcmawhinney
- LinkedIn: ca.linkedin.com/in/marcmawhinney
- Google+: plus.google.com/107600753876061567446/posts
Natural Born Coaches:
- Facebook: facebook.com/NaturalBornCoaches
- Twitter: @NBCoaches
- LinkedIn Group: linkedin.com/groups/8286141/profile
- Website: naturalborncoaches.com