Aug 18, 2017
[Recap] Steven, Alan and Melissa recap Tuesday’s episode with Michael Gebben. Michael hit the reset button after building a wildly successful video company for 7 years. Today, his company Jumpstarters helps creative entrepreneurs get over the same hurdles that he was able to conquer, allowing him to work with top creative hustlers like Tim Ferriss, Tony Robbins, and Richard Branson.
[00:28] What’s up #CreativeHustlers? Time for a recap!
[01:09] Michael Gebben is a volcano.
[01:26] We love energetic as fuck #CreativeHustlers.
[02:23] Michael & The Creative Hustler have a similar ideology.
[03:19] Michael got his start in a mortuary.
[03:45] The Creative Hustler Mortuary… coming soon.
[04:20] The odds of dying in a car crash are SO much more than in an airplane.
[04:57] Back to Gebbs, found a need for video in memorial services.
[05:19] Before his senior year in High School, Michael already had a side hustle.
[05:50] Melissa feels more alive than ever being married.
[06:07] Memorial service videos led to wedding videos.
[06:28] Gebbs have done videos for Tim Ferriss, Tony Robbins, and Richard Branson.
[06:51] Gebbs provided “Same-Day Edits” for weddings.
[07:20] Michael created his own jail with too many same day edits.
[07:45] There’s a lot you can DO, it doesn’t mean you SHOULD be doing that.
[08:04] Michael’s fulfillment is all about connecting with people.
[08:30] Sometimes you need your ass kicked to find your way.
[09:02] Alan’s intense 4-day intense SEO course.
[09:40] Alan doesn’t get anything from online courses.
[10:30] The Creative Hustler is obsessed with Zoom! Check it out on our site!
[10:58] The online space is a Shitshow.
[11:40] Melissa’s sister gives her insight as a consumer.
[11:50] Digital overload: Too few options, or too many options.
[12:40] Gebbs’ Zone of Genius: aka, My Way
[13:00] Sometimes it takes a long time to find your Zone.
[13:25] Everyone is trying to discover their Zone of Genius.
[13:35] Even once you find it, you gotta exercise it.
[13:50] Are your core values matching your Day to Day?
[14:05] Michael & Steven dropped the mic at the same time.
[15:14] What was your “Holy Shit” moment?
[15:27] Melissa had her “Holy Shit” moment with her mind, body and soul person.
[16:24] If you’re going through hell, keep going.
[16:50] Someone connected to Melissa to tell her, keep fucking going.
[17:27] If someone doesn’t feel your pain, they won’t understand it.
[17:48] Empathy is always coming up.
[18:15] Gebbs is the ringleader of his community.
[18:32] TakeMIA.com stands for Massive Imperfect Action.
[19:08] It’s perfect that you’re imperfect.
[19:39] Everyday is a chance to be better.
[19:48] You don’t need to be a creative “all you can eat buffet” to be perfect.
[20:20] You can’t take on everything and do amazing at all of them.
[20:45] You need to take projects that align with YOU.
[21:20] Check out what Gebbs is offering on his site.
[21:50] Smile Challenge with Gebbs!
[23:10] Come visit us & leave a review!
[23:29] Join our Facebook Group!
[24:11] Melissa’s Moment of Hustle
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