5 Things That Prevent Companies From Scaling with Alex Charfen

5 Things That Prevent Companies From Scaling with Alex Charfen

On this episode of the Leverage podcast, Nick sits down with Alex Charfen, a master at helping Entrepreneurs and CEO’s optimize their business practices. Today’s Focus: Learning the 5 most important things that will prevent you from scaling your business. Alex has appeared in almost every major media outlet in print and on TV and is the author of the best-selling book “Entrepreneurial Personality”. Specifically, he helps CEO’s differentiate between and management and leadership.

Things You’ll Learn in This Episode:

  • This history of growing a business to $250 million in sales
  • How he overcame extreme burnout at 32
  • How to grow a business with more work-life balance
  • Why CEO’s have trouble being managers
  • What the difference is between “leaders” and “managers”
  • How his company helps CEO’s to lead their company from a leadership position and avoid the management position
  • What “entrepreneur's dilemma” is
  • 5 things that prevent companies from scaling
  • What the biggest bottleneck is for Entrepreneurs
  • How he’s cut down ⅓ of his meetings

Leverage is an on-demand outsourcing platform that helps business owners and entrepreneurs scale without the pain, cost, and risk of hiring. With a team of vetted experts spanning across all areas of marketing and growth, we serve as an agile extension to your team—allowing you to get more done in less time.

The goal of the Leverage Podcast is simple: to learn from the best and discover how we can all be more productive, build a more fruitful business, and live a better life.

Leverage’s Founder and CEO, Nick Sonnenberg, is the host of the Leverage Podcast. With a background in data science, high-frequency algorithmic trading and business efficiency consulting, Nick has an innovative mind and is obsessed with learning from the people around him. Join him each week as he interviews fellow entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and leading experts to discuss everything from marketing secrets to new technologies to life as an entrepreneur.

Published: Jun 20, 2019
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