Episode 12 — From Employee to Forever an Entrepreneur with Michael Bungay Stanier

Posted on June 15, 2021.

Michael Bungay Stanier is a bestselling author, and the founder of Box of Crayons, an organization that helps other organizations transform from advice-driven to curiosity-led. His book The Coaching Habit has sold almost one million copies worldwide and has been instrumental in providing key tips for entrepreneurs. 

Michael is Jeff Gothelf’s guest on this episode; he talks about his journey and gives advice about how to become forever employable.

You’ll hear Michael and Jeff Gothelf discuss:

Entrepreneurship as a way of claiming your own autonomy. 

How Michael created his start-up company. 

How he is helping individuals become forces for change. 

The phases of becoming an entrepreneur.

The importance of creating intellectual property. 

The theory of give and take, as opposed to giving everything away for free.

In the Forever Employable podcast, host Jeff Gothelf shares stimulating, impactful stories and interviews with successful professionals as he prepares to launch his new book. It is his aim to provide listeners with the actionable insights to take them from professionally fit to forever employable. 

Watch the full conversation between Michael and Jeff here.