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Rich Take On Sports: Ben Newman

April 16, 2021


Show Notes:

  • Grew up in St. Louis but was a Chicago Cubs fan watching games on WGN
  • Lost his mom just before his 8th birthday and her gift of showcasing how to fight still inspires him today
  • Would attend Michigan St. University through the life insurance policy his mom had which enabled him to understand the power of financial advising
  • After he was married, Ben opened his mom’s journal that she had kept during her battle with a rare and debilitating disease and was blown away by her toughness, vulnerability and positivity
  • Ben would quickly become a very successful financial advisor before his first speaking engagement at his former high school for his former high school basketball team
  • Now Ben works as a performance and mental coach for companies and sports teams from across the country like Kansas St. football and Alabama football
  • He has written several books and his book “Own Your Success” was ranked by CEO READ as their #13 business book of 2012
  • Ben is also currently leading the Financial Advisor Academy where he serves as a financial advisor sales coach and hosts The BURN podcast
  • Words of Wisdom from Ben: “It’s not how long you live your life, it’s how you choose to live your life.”

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