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Michael Rubin

Fanatics CEO: These are the Habits of Healthy Entrepreneurs! Do This to Succeed & Grow Financially

"I always believed that every failure leads to your next success. If something goes wrong, you just get back up and do it again."

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Today, we have an extraordinary guest who embodies resilience, innovation, and the relentless pursuit of excellence. Michael Rubin, the CEO of Fanatics and a serial entrepreneur, joins us to share his incredible journey from academic struggles to building a multi-billion dollar empire. In this episode, Michael reveals how he turned early failures into stepping stones for success, the importance of surrounding yourself with the right people, and his unwavering commitment to making a positive impact through his philanthropic efforts. Whether you’re an aspiring entrepreneur, a seasoned business leader, or someone looking to be inspired, Michael’s story and insights are sure to motivate and empower you.

"I want all of my friends to do great and do better than me in any way they can because I'm living my dream. I want everyone around me to succeed." @michaelgrubin  

And now let’s jump into episode 1624 of The School of Greatness!

"For me, business is my drug. It's what I love because I'm good at it, and that's how I stay motivated and excited every day." @michaelgrubin  

Some Questions I Ask:

  • “Did you ever feel a lack of confidence and insecurity or a lack of self-worth because of school, or did you always have confidence to go after what you wanted in business?”
  • “How did you learn to enroll, attract, and convince the greatest people to come work with you, and how did you get them to separate their egos and work together?”
  • “What do you wish people knew about fame, success, and money that they don’t truly understand?”
  • “What do you think are the habits of the millionaires and billionaires you know who are actually healthy and happy, compared to those who have it all but are empty inside?”
  • “What were the three skills that you learned growing up, whether from your parents, sports, or other experiences, that supported you through the growth phases, losses, and high-stakes moments in your career?”

In this episode, you will learn:

  • How Michael Rubin turned early academic struggles into a successful business career.
  • The importance of resilience and learning from failures in entrepreneurship.
  • Strategies for building and leading successful teams.
  • Insights into living a life of service instead of scarcity and competition.
  • The significance of staying humble and continuously striving for excellence.
  • Plus much more…

Show Notes:

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