In this episode of The Greatness Machine, Ron joins Darius to talk about his personal transformation, highlighting a realization that no financial achievement could bring sustained happiness. The conversation also delves into the importance of living with intention, debunking the myth that grinding through life is necessary sacrifice for success. The discussion extends to mindfulness and the significance of self-care.
In this episode, Ron and I talked about:
- What motivated Ron to pursue a career in financial planning
- The secret behind the success of Carson Group
- The importance of aligning the interests of consumers, employees, and shareholders in a conscious capitalism model
- The concept of abundance versus scarcity
- Finding and doing what one loves to avoid the myth of paying unnecessary dues
- The value of intentional living and aligning actions with a deeper purpose
- Overcoming the scarcity mindset by surrounding oneself with the best people
- And other topics…
Ron Carson is the Founder and CEO of Carson Group, a leading financial services company headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska. With subsidiaries Carson Wealth, Carson Coaching, and Carson Partners, he serves clients across the US and Canada. Ron’s leadership has propelled Carson Group to Barron’s Top 100 RIA Firms, managing $32 billion in assets. A bestselling author and renowned entrepreneur, Ron is also committed to philanthropy, co-founding the Dreamweaver Foundation and supporting initiatives for social and environmental change. He resides in Omaha with his wife, Jeanie, and enjoys family time, hiking, aviation, and cheering for the Nebraska Cornhuskers.
Darius is your host of The Greatness Machine. Darius is a mad scientist, high-growth CEO, serial entrepreneur, author, conscious capitalist, speaker, and entertainer. Darius is on a quest to create 1,000,000 Core Value Driven Organization by 2030. He is calling this “The Core Value Revolution.” Darius is an alumni of the Birthing of Giants Entrepreneurial Program at MIT and Stagen Integral Leadership Program. Darius’s accolades include being ranked #9 Top Rated CEO in America on Glassdoor, has won numerous Stevie Awards, and has founded and grown organizations that have been ranked #40 in the Inc. 500 and were ranked #3 Best Places to Work By the San Francisco Business Time. He is all about the P’s: Passion, Pizza, Puzzles, and, especially, Pink Unicorns. His book, The Core Value Equation, is an Amazon #1 Best Seller and is available at www.thecorevalueequation.com.
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