Ep 080: Tony Loyd

Ep 080: How to make a dollar while making a difference, with Tony Loyd

Tony Loyd shares why he left the corporate world as a Fortune 500 executive for the world of social entrepreneurship with the goal to “help purpose-driven business leaders to thrive in life so that they can connect with others and contribute to the world.”

Three key juicy bits from this week’s episode:

  • How getting (and staying) in motion will eventually lead you to your career goals
  • The value in incorporating human-centric design into your business
  • Recreating yourself after experiencing trauma

In this episode we discuss:

00:45                    Introduction to Tony Loyd

  • Tony’s current focus [01:19]
  • Tony’s vision-mission [01:50]

03:31                    The reason Tony left a high-profile corporate life

08:29                    Entering the world of social entrepreneurship

11:53                    The power in simply getting in motion and putting yourself out there

16:14                    Individual coaching versus corporate consulting

17:56                    Establishing Culture Shift Companies

  • How Tony scaled his business as a solo entrepreneur [19:39]
  • The idea behind human-centric design [21:00]

23:00                    Advice for those looking to leave full-time employment to go all-in on business

25:00                    Tony’s current vision for his business

28:16                    How Tony’s near-death experience led to “post-traumatic growth”

  • The truth about leadership [32:00]
  • Defining resilience [33:51]

34:53                    Moving past trauma and into new, exciting possibilities

    • Using stories to imagine a better world [36:57]

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