E3: The Guitar Hero Principle: Playing for Purpose Not Points

Episode 3 Featured Image Guitar Hero Principle

In business, be a Local Rock Star, not a Guitar Hero.

Picking up on the lessons we learned from Pat Crowley in our last episode, we will explore 3 reasons why playing for points isn’t a long- term, sustainable business model.

Episode 3 Recap

  • [8:19] Why point systems only work in the short term.
  • [11:38] How playing for points creates more enemies than allies.

  • [14:40] When you play for points, eventually you will have to retire.

  • [16:48] Answer some hard-hitting questions to prompt you on your Purpose.

  • [18:12] Taking on one big, scary challenge to increase collaboration, not competition.

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Small Stage, Big Impact is hosted by Renia Carsillo (that’s me!). I am hardcore passionate and committed to bringing the systems and strategies that give big brands an unfair advantage to local businesses. For that reason, I created the Local Rock Star Intensive, where I help local business owners use their small stage to have a BIG impact. Thank you for being here and reading this far!

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