The Real Stories
Have you ever met someone who was an absolute pro at digging deep and connecting with people? You know the type, these are the sort of people who you feel like you can open up to right away. Is it an innate skill or something that can be honed and developed over time? On this episode of BeFulfilled, you’ll hear from podcast host and business leader, Dr. Jeremy Weisz.
Jeremy and his business partner, John Corcoran are the co-founders of Rise25, a company whose mission is to connect B2B companies to their ideal prospects, referral partners and strategic partners. In addition to running Rise25, Jeremy has interviewed top entrepreneurs since 2011 that include founders/CEO’s of P90X, Atari, Einstein Bagels, Mattel, the Orlando Magic, and many more on InspiredInsider. He continues to run his own chiropractic and massage facility in downtown Chicago and is the founder of a nutritional supplement business.
In his conversation with Tony, Jeremy talks about his definition of success, what his childhood was like, how he developed his superpower of connecting people, why he loves digging deep with his podcast guests, where Rise25 is headed, and much more. You don’t want to miss a minute of this fascinating episode featuring Jeremy!
How to truly connect with people.
When was the last time you sat down with someone who really wanted to get to know you? Doesn’t that experience feel great? Of course, it does! Deep down, everyone wants to be known and valued, but that doesn’t happen very often. The key to truly connect with people in your community is to ask them about themselves. No one like to be called selfish or narcissistic but the truth is, we all love to talk about ourselves! If you want to be known as someone who loves to connect with people, you’ve got to be willing to put your investigative journalist hat on and learn to ask good questions! To hear more about what it takes to connect with people in your community, make sure to listen to this helpful episode of BeFulfilled with special guest, Jeremy Weisz!
Networking as a way to serve others.
What is your “Superpower?” Some people are amazing researchers, others are the life of the party, and others are efficient organizers and planners. Everyone has a unique gift that they can present to the world and use to advance their own goals or serve others. Jeremy Weisz learned early on that he had a skill to not only dig deep and get to know others, but he could also connect people with each other. Eventually, Jeremy would go on to leverage this skill to build his Rise25 brand and bring his passion for serving others through networking to the marketplace. Learn more about discovering your superpower and other helpful insights from Jeremy by listening to this episode of BeFulfilled!
Why gratitude is so important.
Do you have a daily practice that helps to center your thoughts and feelings for the day ahead? Maybe for you, it’s prayer, meditation, mindfulness, or simply going for a run. The fact is, everyone, needs some type of practice that helps anchor them in the storms that life brings. Jeremy Weisz found that journaling and practicing gratitude helps him in his life as he navigates all the challenges of running a business and caring for his family. Life has a way of bringing you through some of the most amazing experiences and then dragging you through some of the most challenging moments you had ever thought possible. If you don’t have a way to process and make sense of everything life throws at you, you’ll never reach your full potential. What can you learn from Jeremy’s story? Hear more on this episode of BeFulfilled!
In This Episode, You Will Learn:
- [0:40] Tony introduces his guest, Jeremy Weisz.
- [1:20] Jeremy’s definition of success.
- [3:00] What was Jeremy’s childhood like?
- [8:00] How did Jeremy discover his ability to connect people?
- [11:00] Jeremy talks about how he got involved with podcasting. What is his research process like?
- [17:30] How many patients does Jeremy serve on a regular basis?
- [21:00] What is Jeremy’s approach to Rise 25 events?
- [25:00] Helping people open up and connect.
- [26:45] Jeremy enters the Fulfilment Round; rapid-fire questions.
- [36:30] Why it’s important to practice gratitude.
- [40:00] Closing thoughts from Tony and Jeremy.