A Happy Leader

Chris Burch never knows what to expect in a typical day: He may in one day be traveling the South Pacific to explore new lands for which to expand his resort or even find himself stuck in traffic in New York waiting to get to a business meeting. No two days are ever alike for this unique leader. When asked about how Mr. Burch originates ideas, he mentions that it all begins with people. Life has always been about people, for people and done through people alone. Burch mentions that it’s crucial to have good people with honest motives and a true passion to excel.

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He believes that if something has the potential for success, then it may be quickly done, and that one should take it manage of the opportunity before another smart similar mind grasps it and claims it as his own. A trend that uniquely excites Birch is the recent movement of tiny houses. The fact alone that people consolidate to live with such experiences instead of people astounds him to this very day. His excitement over this trend has led him to develop Cocoon9, and he mentions that it’s the same for millennial travelers who seek culture and adventure altogether. Burch mentions his great pride in what he has accomplished to accommodate such consumers.  Hop over to forbes.com for more reading.

If one were to describe a habit that makes Birch more productive as an entrepreneur, he’d mention that it’s his ability to read people and truly understand who they are. The worst job that he has ever had was when his father made him work at a construction company at the age of 13, and he there learned the foundational basics of hard labor and dedicated construction, earning a true appreciation for those who work in such intense fields. If Birch were to begin his life all over again, he would do things no differently. According to him, he has no regrets and would tell his younger self to confidently pursue his previous direction with more fierceness and an increased knowledge, living a life that few only dream of. Additional article on ideamensch.com.

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The one thing that he do over again and recommend everyone else to do is to always listen first, making more use of one’s ears than of one’s mouth. There’s a reason why God gave us two ears, two eyes, and one mouth alone. That says it all; listening’s more important than speaking. More to read on burchcreativecapital.com.

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