The Real Stories
The Journey of Self Discovery, Hard Work, and Gratitude
What did your journey of self-discovery look like? How did you begin to learn about the important qualities that reside within you? What part did the influence of others play? On this episode of BeFulfilled, you’ll hear from entrepreneur and business leader, Chris Gonzalez. Chris opens up about his journey of self-discovery, why he values hard work, facing adversity along the way, what it’s like to enjoy success at such a young age, how gratitude has impacted his perspective, and much more. Make sure to grab pen and paper for this insightful and inspiring episode featuring Chris, you don’t want to miss it!
What role has gratitude played on your journey of self-discovery? Would you say that you freely and frequently express gratitude for the help others have given you along the way? On this episode of BeFulfilled, Tony sits down with innovator and successful business leader Chris Gonzalez. In their conversation, Chris reveals the powerful influence his parents have had on his work ethic and worldview. When you hear Chris talk about his parents, his gratitude and love for them shine through. As you continue along on your journey as a leader, let Chris’ example of humility and gratitude be an inspiration. Hear more about Chris’ story, make sure to listen to this episode.
Confronting challenges and struggles along the way to success.
It has been said that how you respond in moments of adversity and difficulty reveals who you truly are. What have seasons of difficulty and challenge revealed in your life? On this episode of BeFulfilled, Chris Gonzalez shares his story and how he and his team responded when they faced challenge after challenge as they tried to get their startup off the ground and running. Chris looks back at that early point in his journey of self-discovery as the time where he committed to himself and those around him that he would do whatever it would take to reach his goals. What can you learn from Chris’ boundless determination? Don’t miss this episode to learn more insights and lessons from Chris!
Reaching the top and taking a moment to celebrate.
Are you really good at sitting back and celebrating those moments of success and achievement or are you someone who is wired to keep striving and needs the occasional reminder to celebrate? On this episode of BeFulfilled, you’ll hear from Chris Gonzalez as Tony takes him back to the moment when he found out that his company, Gnack was acquired by NeoReach. Chris describes that whole season as being busy and fast-paced, he was energized by the acquisition and felt fired up more than ever. He also explains how he and his girlfriend took the time on their vacation in Bali to really reflect and celebrate the momentous moment of the acquisition. Listen to this episode as Chris continues to open up and share his wealth of experiences!
Transitioning into a different role in a new season.
Have you ever been in a situation where you felt like things were going really well, everything was humming along, then you find yourself on new footing trying to get your bearings? This is what happened to Chris Gonzalez after the massive success and celebration that occurred after his company, Gnack was acquired by NeoReach. Chris describes the transition as new, exciting, and smooth for the most part. It doesn’t seem like Chris has missed a beat going from CEO to Chief Marketing Officer. Still, it’s helpful to reflect on these monumental changes and search for lessons we can learn on our journey of self-discovery. Find out what the transition meant for Chris in his own words by listening to this episode of BeFulfilled, you don’t want to miss it!
In This Episode, You Will Learn:
[0:40] Tony introduces his guest, Chris Gonzalez.
[2:00] What is Chris’ definition of success? What was his childhood like?
[5:30] The message Chris has for his parents.
[8:20] What is life like for Chris right now, having experienced early success?
[12:30] Struggles and challenges faced along the way.
[15:00] Enduring the no’s and celebrating the yes’.
[17:00] The journey of self-discovery.
[21:30] What was it like for Chris after Neo Reach acquired Gnack?
[23:30] The shift from running a company to working under the direction of others.
[27:00] Chris enters the Fulfillment Round.
[32:00] The significance of gratitude and a closing quote from Chris.
[34:00] Chris’ definition of success and how to connect with him.