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111: Andres Valencia | Why Every Coach Needs a Coach
Episode 11116th June 2021 • The Success Finder Podcast • Brandon Straza
00:00:00 00:31:36

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Andres Valencia, Founder of Deliberate Breakthroughs and the Live Life Deliberately movement, is committed to supporting high achieving professionals and entrepreneurs prioritize themselves to match their business’ success to their relationships, energy, and excitement. His goal is to support these individuals to build a life that is filled with possibilities, meaning, purpose, and joy in their own terms.

In this episode, Andres explains why every coach needs a coach, and talks about how people build their success on self-sacrifice but fail to realize the impact when they put themselves first. Andres also shares the importance of feeling our feelings all the way through their completion. Check it out!

[00:01 – 02:43] Opening Segment

  • I introduce our guest, Andres Valencia
  • I briefly talk about the great values that await you in this episode
  • Connect with our guest. See links below.

[02:44 – 10:52] Andres’s Learning Journey and Masterminds

  • Changes in Andres’s learning from his early years vs today
  • Shares the importance of collaboration
  • Andres’s Coaches, Mentors, and Masterminds
  • Resetting and getting unstuck with Masterminds
  • What makes a mastermind so valuable

[10:53 – 22:39] Self-Education and Andres’s Role

  • The parallels of self-education and standard education moving forward
  • Expectations from someone who provides education
  • Cost of education and the return on that investment
  • What to expect with you investing in yourself and work with Andres
  • A Success Story from people who worked with Andres

[22:40 – 31:37] Defining Success

  • Key attribute to achieve success
  • Exciting things in store for Andres
  • Actionable Items/Tips from Andres
  • Feel your feelings
  • Final Thoughts

Tweetable Quotes:

“I surround myself with people who are somewhere where I believe I want to go, whether that is in their business, in their leadership ability, in the way that they create connections.” – Andres Valencia

“If you look at the research, and you look at the results, more diverse teams are more successful, they're more impactful.” – Andres Valencia

“I am not in the camp that believes that the ego needs to be killed; the ego has a role. But the ego does need to be put at ease.” – Andres Valencia

“Sometimes you just got to say no and see what else comes your way.” – Brandon Straza

“You have to be able to make space so that you're open to say yes to the next thing.” – Andres Valencia

Resources Mentioned:

Connect with Andres on LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, and Clubhouse. Check out their website 

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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.