YBB026: Alex Echols on Hollywood, Big Breaks, and Best-Sellers

Gwen Elliot, March 9, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Best-Selling Author, Speaker and Mentor for Millennial Entrepreneurs, Alex Echols!

I had the privilege of meeting Alex in perhaps the coolest place in the gahdamn world. We met in Bali at an amazing event called Awesomenessfest (now Afest) a few years ago. We’ve kept in touch and I’ve watched some of the incredible big break moments he’s been creating over the years. On today’s episode we talk about how he left Hollywood (working on entertainment brands like Harry Potter, and The Dark Knight) to starting his own business, writing a kick-ass book and teaching millennials how to do the same. He also makes a radical declaration around the 27:15 mark about becoming a HayHouse author! I hope you love learning from Alex!

 

 

In this episode you’ll learn:

Alex shares what a “big break” means to him.

Alex shares how he was inspired by Walt Disney and starting his professional career in Hollywood.

How saying yes to life helped Alex meet mentors.

How Alex started his shift from the corporate world to the entrepreneurial world.

Alex shares how he started trusting his truth.

How Alex began his journey becoming a published author.

Alex shares how he was able to get Lisa Nichols to write the foreword of his book.

Alex shares how he began to make important shifts in his life to become healthier.

Resources, recommendations and fun:

The Two-Week Notice: How to Discover Your Passion, Quit Your Job + Impact Our Worldhttp://amzn.to/1JjWiZ8

A-Fest – http://www.afest.com/

Lisa Nichols – http://www.motivatingthemasses.com/

Napkin Notes – http://www.amazon.com/Napkin-Notes-On-Art-Living/dp/0960255206

Website – alexechols.com

Biz site – ultimatebizbuilders.com/blueprint

How to Connect with Alex Online and on Social Media:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aaechols

Twitter: https://twitter.com/alexecholstv

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/alex_echols/

Subscribe to the Green Room community (on the home page) to get media tips, new podcast episodes and case studies on the power of mainstream media!

Thank you so much for listening to this episode of the show! A new episode of the show comes out every Thursday. If you like the show, if you could subscribe on iTunes, that would be EPIC! And if you could comment…that would be DOUBLE EPIC!

Your Big Break - iTunes graphic (2)

Subscribe on iTunes!