David Richards is a life-strategist, #1 international best-selling author, and speaker on personal development. Realizing the fulfillment that came from helping others see their vision more clearly, he became a certified life coach. He works with individuals and organizations, conducting training through private coaching engagements, speaking events, and workshops.
[00:01 – 10:58] Who is David Richards?
I introduce and welcome our guest, David Richards
David shares what he is currently up to
Working on his new book
David talks about his background
Reaching a certain level of awareness
David shares how doing yoga has helped him
[10:59 – 24:36] Discovering Your True Purpose in Life
David talks about breaking free from the path his father laid out for him
Figuring how to fit in in the civilian world
Discovering his true purpose
David shares the journey of writing and publishing his book
What drives and motivates you right now?
[24:37 – 30:49] Burn the Boats
Deciding to exit Corporate America
David talks about his transitioning your mind all in on your goals
[30:50 – 36:03] Pursue Your Purpose in Life
There’s a purpose to our lives, and we have to have the courage to pursue it
[36:04 – 46:58] The Contrarian 3-Pack
What would you say is the most contrarian investment you’ve ever made?
Technology as a service. Investing in myself.
What’s your favorite activity to do with your friends and family outside of work?
I would say Spartan Races. Being outdoors and being physically fit is something I love to do with folks.
What actions, whether within work or family, offer you the most fulfillment in life?
Helping people focus more on themselves
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“It’s not just about like physical nutrition. It’s about mental nutrition as well, and it comes from starting to regulate and figure out what you pay attention to and what you focus on.” – David Richards
“I’m fulfilled by helping people shift their lives. Shift their perception about what they believe about themselves. What they believe is possible.” – David Richards
“It’s not about the obstacles that come my way. It’s about figuring out how to get around those things.” – David Richards