Jeffrey Slayter

EPISODE 15: How to Move Past Achievement

This audio clip is about GETTING RICH (what does rich mean anyway?)

How to get rich, how does it feel like to be rich, how do you know you are rich, how’s it like being rich but not knowing it?

And then this clip is also about BEING POOR. (what does poor mean anyway?)

Poor mindset, poor attitude, how do you know you are poor, why are you poor?

Finally, this clip is also about TIME…

The lies of time, losing track of time, having a timeless life, why it is the time to align to our true nature?

Where does time fit in the concept of RICH and POOR?

Know that NOW is your ONLY time…and the time to move from the poor mentality into the rich mind frame has always been up to you.

I hope this recording gives you the push you are looking for.

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EPISODE 14: A Rundown in Creating a Business That Works for You!

HERE’S A RUNDOWN IN CREATING A BUSINESS THAT WORKS FOR YOU!

I’ve been speaking about my own experiences (mistakes included) in various interviews on creating a business and making it work.

I get asked about it a lot so I figured, why not compile those tidbits together in a mashup of short audio recording and share it?

This clip covers the following:

  • Handling business events: the realities and the common mistakes organizers commit (These are surprisingly simple things people take for granted but pay off greatly!)
  • How do you fuse together concepts to come up with a business that will fit you?
  • The challenges I encounter when bridging business and spirituality
  • How to get results from working with products that compliment your business?
  • You are already an expert.
  • How do you make others know about it?
  • Why quitting sometimes is the best option?
  • You want to start a business and you need answers? This recording is for YOU!

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EPISODE 13: Beyond the Hustle with the Seven-Time World Champion Female Surfer

The most successful female surfer in history, Layne Beachley, is a seven-time world champion. Now that she has retired from active competition, she is a sought-after motivational speaker, trainer, and mentor. Beachley works with individuals and teams on the subjects of personal fulfillment and creating success. She also directs the charity she founded, Aim for the Stars. It provides mentoring, support, and financial aid for young girls and women, allowing them to fulfill their potential, become leaders, and give back to their communities.

Key Takeaways

  • Achievement and fulfillment are not the same animal.
  • Reprogramming can pay huge dividends.
  • Cultivate a give-back program.
  • Success is not just about trophies, acclaim, and money in the bank.
  • Determine if you are fueled by fear or by love.

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Time-Stamped Show Notes

 

[00:00] Introduction to Layne Beachley, seven-time world champion female surfer.

[02:23] Advice for the successful, high performing entrepreneur.

[03:56] You are enough.

[08:22] A shift in perspective can offer peace of mind.

[09:43] Examining what is driving you.

[12:02] Fueled by fear or fueled by love.

[16:25] Achievement vs. fulfillment.

[18:35] Beyond achievement.

[22:15] Partner with the oceans.

[24:05] Your unique advantage.

[26:45] Cultivate a give-back project.

[31:02] Compassion is an action word.

[31:44] How you can be an influencer.

[34:45] The opposite of empathy.

[38:11] Aim for the Stars Foundation, creating leaders.

[39:15] Contact info.

EPISODE 12: Crash Course in Raising and Structuring Capital for Your Startup

Take a peek into the complex world of scaling and raising capital for a startup. Rossco Paddison is the founder of Gather Change, who has some questions about raising funds and capital structure for his new startup. Craig Slayter shares his experience and expertise in answer to Paddison’s questions. Slayter has more than 30 years’ experience in Silicon Valley as a startup entrepreneur, and has participated in acquisitions ranging from $5 million to over $100 million.

Key Takeaways

  • Setting up your capital structure incorrectly can cost you and your investors a lot of money.
  • There is a strategic plan and order to finding the right investors for your business.
  • You need a good attorney who specializes in startups on your side.
  • It is not uncommon to meet with 25 venture capitalists in your quest for funding.
  • Attracting, vetting, and hiring great talent is key to a successful startup.
  • Don’t try to reinvent the wheel. Silicon Valley has a model for funding startups that has been proven to work. Research online and learn as much as you can.

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Time-Stamped Show Notes

 

[00:00] Introduction of guests, Rossco Paddison and Craig Slayter.

[01:35] Setting up the capital structure should be done at the beginning.

[02:43] Gather Change is a different kind of crowdfunding platform.

[04:31] Capital structuring models examined at length.

[08:20] Examples of a fair structure.

[11:23] Most entrepreneurs have an inflated idea of their company’s valuation.

[16:15] Valuable tips on seeking venture capital.

[33:48] Term sheets are necessary, but beware.

[43:05] Attracting, vetting, hiring, and rewarding talent.

[53:40] Get started, the short version.

EPISODE 11: The Wealth in Your Unconscious Mind

It was never just about the money, Chris Stoikos, Co-founder of Dollar Beard Club, assures us. Even so, his startup did over $20 million in sales in the past 20 months, a tidy success by anyone’s standards. He created a tribe following with his viral videos that others would love to emulate. Here he shares some of his personal philosophies and business tips with other entrepreneurs.

Key Takeaways

  • Do more of what excites you.
  • Making lots of money is such a small part of personal satisfaction.
  • Your unconscious mind is a gold mine.
  • You may not need as much sleep as you think

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Time-Stamped Show Notes

[00:00] Introduction of Chris Stoikos, founder of Dollar Beard Club.

[02:45] Follow your heart.

[04:44] The gold in your unconscious mind.

[10:31] How we create with just our words.

[18:34] Surrender to the flow.

[24:50] The first 200 feet ahead.

[26:54] The value in being genuine.

[28:52] Stoikos says he hasn’t worked a day in the past three years.

[30:40] Advice for the entrepreneur: Be the boss.

[33:52] Trust the universe. Trust yourself.

[33:52] Go do something fun.

[36:10] You always get back way more than you give.

[41:51] Maybe you don’t need as much sleep as you think.

[45:05] A new company all about creativity for entrepreneurs.

EPISODE 10: New Healing for a Waiting World

Hempstore is currently established as the largest hemp product distribution company that offers over 400 unique hemp products to buyers all over the world. Since hemp can be used in the production of over 50,000 diverse products, the field is wide open for other high-functioning entrepreneurs who may want to look at how they can benefit the world with some great new hemp products.

Key Takeaways

  • The market is open for interested entrepreneurs who have ideas for great hemp products. At present, over 50,000 product uses have been identified.
  • New studies worldwide are showing promising results for possible medical uses.
  • Game-changers can use it to build healthier bodies, and to relax.
  • You can participate in a marijuana ceremonial experience with a shaman.

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Time-Stamped Show Notes

[00:00] Introduction to Alex Impey, owner of Hempstore.

[01:56] Cannabis and hemp oil has been used to treat illness and diseases all over the world, for at least the last few hundred years

[04:20] Entrepreneurs can use it to build healthier bodies, as well as for relaxation.

[13:11] Is addiction an issue?

[20:16] After Vietnam – A short history lesson.

[27:20] Shamanistic and ceremonial use of hemp or cannabis.

[34:08] New studies and promising medical uses.

[38:54] Over 50,000 hemp products that can help the world, an entrepreneur’s dream.

[43:34] Recommended books and media. except for your personal safety.

 

EPISODE 9: Bridging the Worlds of Business and Spirituality

Rak Razam is a positive disruptive influence in the world of consciousness, an author, producer, director, filmmaker, and trail-blazer. He first visited the Amazon in 2006 as a freelance journalist, for an ayahuasca shamanism retreat. Through his books, films, and teachings, he strives to introduce the mainstream world to the potentials of plant medicines as healing modalities. But he takes it a step further. Razam shares how some high-performing entrepreneurs are using this potent plant medicine to change themselves and their businesses for the better, and to create a new world model.

Key Takeaways

  • Razam invites you to explore plant medicines as a healing modality and initiation.
  • Entrepreneurs are major change-makers in the world.
  • Connecting with Mother Earth can restore our balance as a society.
  • The importance of body/mind/soul integration in life and in business.
  • Entrepreneurs can model leadership as examples to others.

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Time-Stamped Show Notes

[00:00] Introduction to Rak Razam, and the fascinating world of plant medicine.

[02:12] Ayahuasca and spiritual initiation.

[05:48] The initiation experience.

[07:43] Mind/Body/Soul integration.

[08:42] The Gaia mind and today’s high-performing entrepreneur.

[14:24] A caveat about the decision to sit with the medicine.

[18:22] Connecting with the Source.

[31:29] The entrepreneur as a leader in sustainability.

[38:11] For more information: the website.

EPISODE 8: First CEO of oDesk (The Largest Global Freelancing Platform in the World) 5 Pitfalls of Company Acquisitions

Craig Slayter, Jeffrey Slayter’s father, has more than 30 years as a Silicon Valley startup entrepreneur and raised more than $50 million dollars in venture capital. He’s assessed hundreds of companies for potential acquisition, and participated in acquisitions ranging from $5 million to $100 million. Slayter discusses 5 unique deal stoppers preventing entrepreneurs from making the $100,000,000 exit.

Key Questions in Regard to the $100 Million exit:

  • Are our investors and founders clearly aligned?
  • Based on timely research, is our business in the right price range?
  • Is our cap table in order? 
  • Do we have a messy set of books?
  • Can we prove we have clear title to intellectual property, and product  specs?
  • Are we demonstrating integrity in all our dealings with prospective buyers?
  • Can we come to a satisfactory agreement with buyers about our ongoing company culture?

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Time-Stamped Show Notes

[00:00] Introduction of special guest Craig Slayter, Jeffrey Slayter’s father.

[01:32] Deal Stopper #1: If founders and investors are not aligned, buyers will sniff it out and walk away.

[07:45] Deal Stopper #2: Do your homework to make sure your expectations for a buyout are in the correct price range.

[13:28] Deal Stopper #3: Clean up your cap table.

[19:18] Deal Stopper #4: Get messy books in order.

[23:40] Deal Stopper #5: Make sure you have clear title to intellectual property or product specs, and that you can prove it.

[28:57] Bonus Deal Stopper: Keep integrity in all your dealings with buyers.

[30:57] Bonus Deal Stopper: Being transparent helps build relationships and seal the deal.

[33:20] Bonus Deal-Stopper: Find an agreement with buyers for a cultural integration strategy that works for both parties.

[37:43] Parting wisdom from Craig Slayter.

EPISODE 7: Healthy Tips for Enhanced Productivity

David Wolfe is a leading educator and presenter at the annual Longevity Conference Institute of Integrated Nutrition, and at the Body Mind Institute. He has been traveling around sharing his message for the past 22 years. Wolfe has appeared at more than 2,500 events, is a best-selling author of several books, including Longevity Now and Superfoods. He shares some of his favorite methods to elevate and sustain wellness for super-achievers who want a healthy body, high energy, and enhanced productivity.

Key Learnings David Wolfe Recommends:

  • Drink one liter of water upon rising.
  • Take activated charcoal in water morning and night.
  • Make one meal a day a smoothie to rest digestion.
  • Embrace the cold with cryotherapy.
  • Spend one full hour in nature every day to recharge.

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Time-Stamped Show Notes

[00:00] Background on David Wolfe, entrepreneur, best-selling author, leading educator, organic farmer, and chocolate-lover.

[01:20] Activated charcoal every day helps remove toxins from your body.

[05:09] Drink at least one liter of water as soon as you get up in the morning.

[08:10] Replace one meal per day with a super-food smoothie for extra energy.

[10:32] Always have greens with food. Avoid combining protein and starch in the same meal.

[11:25] Cutting-edge entrepreneurs embrace 5-day juice fasts to detoxify. Some top performers, including pro athletes, are into whole body cryotherapy (WBC).

[17:28] The growing desire to reconnect with the sacred.

[21:10] Medicinal mushrooms for peak performers.

[24:55] One measured hour in nature every day.

[27:40] The magic of sleeping less.

[30:12] Support standards of quality within the food industry. Be part of the change.

[35:50] For Australian tour dates, connect with Wolfe on his website and on Facebook.

EPISODE 6: A New Generation of Leadership

Recently featured in the movie Rise Up, with such greats as the Dalai Lama, Tony Robbins, Jack Canfield, and more, Peta Kelly is a leader on a mission. She believes in millennial power and the ability of their tribe to bring positive change to our planet that will benefit not just this generation, but many more to come. Billion dollar companies are beginning to sit up and take notice of the millennial tribe, realizing that if they are going to survive and thrive in the coming decades, they need to listen to what this bright, young generation has to say. They also need to make their workplace culture inviting to these creative minds who will change the face of business as we know it.

Kelly is building a global enterprise, Jeaniius, which she calls a “hub of nakedly brilliant people mobilized to create epic shit for our planet through conscious enterprises and magical collaborations.” When I heard about this Australian-born game-changer, I knew I had to have her on the show.

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Time-Stamped Show Notes

[00:00] Introduction to Peta Kelly, author, sought-after speaker, entrepreneur, and millennial leader.

[02:25] Description of hard-working millennials.

[04:20] Creative problem-solvers are changing the system.

[05:10] What’s so different about the Generation Y worker?

[10:00] The people, the planet, the work environment, and the unborn children: the future of business.

[14:01] Creating a corporate culture where people are able to access their highest creativity in problem-solving and innovative ideas.

[20:36] Millennials want more from their job than a paycheck. They want a tribe, not just a corporate team.

[27:16] The Millennial message: “Just trust us.”

[29:52] Contact info for Peta Kelly.