We were lucky to be joined this week by John Bowen, co-founder of AESNation.com, a rapidly growing community of entrepreneurs dedicated to accelerating their success while making a difference in the world. Three days a week, he hosts the Accelerating Entrepreneurial Success podcast featuring revealing, in-depth interviews with today’s leading entrepreneurs.
A lifelong entrepreneur, John is also founder and CEO of Financial Advisor Select, an organization dedicated to helping successful individuals and families make informed decisions by introducing them to top vetted financial advisors in their communities.
He is also founder and CEO of CEG Worldwide, where he has helped hundreds of financial advisors build simple and elegant wealth management businesses that make them indispensable to the right affluent clients while improving their profitability and enhancing their lives.
Bowen is widely recognized as a leader in the financial services industry. He was a financial advisor and investment firm CEO for 26 years, including eight years as CEO of Reinhardt Werba Bowen Advisory Services, where he was responsible for more than $1.6 billion in assets.
He writes a highly acclaimed monthly column for the leading U.S. financial services trade journal, Financial Planning. He is the author or co-author of several books, including Breaking Through: Building a World-Class Wealth Management Business, The Prudent Investor’s Guide to Beating Wall Street at Its Own Game, Creating Equity: How to Build a Hugely Successful Asset Management Business and The State of the Entrepreneur.
In this show, we tackle the power of investing in yourself, making right decisions in building your wealth and growth strategies for your business. Find out more about those topics and more:
02:00 – Investing in yourself and WHY it’s so powerful
05:20 – 6 Key Drivers of Strategies in investing back in ourselves and in the business
09:04 – The purpose of business is to make a difference in the world
11:13 – Key financial concerns that puts many entrepreneurs off
13:56 – Resources to help you maximize your wealth and make smart decisions about your money
20:02 – What was their purpose and mission in building AESNATION.com
22:18 – Getting on the right side of complexity
[23:44] – Wrap Up
“The purpose of business is to make a difference in the world.” –John Bowen
“Your ability to build out wealth more quickly increases dramatically if you’re working with the right team.” – John Bowen