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133: Zion Kim | The Power of Asking the Right Questions
20th September 2021 • The Success Finder Podcast • Brandon Straza
00:00:00 00:44:40

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Zion Kim is the Founder of 1MT and Co-Founder of KaBoom Coaching and has grown multiple 7-figure businesses, helped thought-leaders do the same, and has helped hundreds of coaches create abundance in their businesses. Zion helps thought leaders scale their businesses by charting your path from where you are to eventually being a leader in your niche industry 


In today’s episode, Zion gets us into how he hacked his brain and how he learned how to learn. He talks about how most people are not growing as leaders as they build a codependence through mentorship, and he also explains why you need to do an audit of your personal time. Check it out!




[00:01 – 02:43] Opening Segment

  • I introduce our guest, Zion Kim 
  • Connect with Zion through the links below 

[02:44 – 24:48] Zion and His Experience with Self-Education

  • How learning has changed for Zion over the years
  • Learning through networking and connecting people’s experiences
  • Learning through a lot of self help books
  • Figuring out how his brain works and how he learns
  • Zion’s mentors and masterminds
  • Learning people who have “been there done that”
  • Connecting with people through masterminds 
  • The importance of asking quality questions
  • How masterminds has helped Zion get unstuck
  • Being a safe space to make mistakes 
  • Surrounding yourself with the right group of people
  • Parallels between self education and standard for Zion
  • Seeking the right mentors 
  • Not everyone is effective with self education 

[24:49 – 37:25] What to Expect from Zion

  • What to expect when you invest in yourself and work with Zion
  • Looking at relationships with yourself, your teams, and your work
  • Taking note of your decision patterns
  • A success story from people who worked with Zion
  • Every single company they helped with doubled 
  • Hiring the right team members
  • Key attribute to achieving success
  • Have a vision

[37:26 – 44:17] Closing Segment

  • Exciting things in store for Zion
  • Actionable Items/Tips from Zion
  • Audit your time: things that give you energy and things that don’t
  • Delegate those that don’t give you energy
  • Ask your team with another question - What do you think?
  • Final words

Tweetable Quotes:

“The answers you're going to get are only going to be dictated by the level of quality of the question that you're actually asking.” - Zion Kim

Connect with Zion on LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram or send him an email at You can also check out his website at

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You can connect with me, Brandon Straza, on LinkedIn, Instagram, or send me an email at I’d love to get in touch and talk more about personal development and how you can live past beyond your limits.