Greg Sloan, Go Beyond (North Fulton Business Radio, Episode 442)
Greg Sloan, cofounder of Go Beyond, points to research that shows that the shift from a paycheck to purpose has been going on for years, not just since the pandemic. He joined host John Ray to discuss these trends, as well as how his firm has created the technology and process needed to assist an organization’s people find their purpose and fulfillment in the workplace. North Fulton Business Radio is broadcast from the North Fulton studio of Business RadioX® inside Renasant Bank in Alpharetta.
Go Beyond helps businesses grow by integrating purpose into your culture and process. Their technology and content, contained in The Purpose Journey, boosts wellness and engagement by helping your people find fulfillment at work.
Greg Sloan, Cofounder, Go Beyond
Greg Sloan is a serial entrepreneur with many failures and one exit. He is the co-founder of Go Beyond, a Talent Development platform that combines Science and Technology to Create a more Prosperous Workforce.
Greg spent 25 + years in the financial service industry including launching, growing, and exiting his own boutique wealth management firm. During the first 15 years of his career, Greg relied on spreadsheets, algorithms, and cash flow models, focusing on growing his client base to grow his business. After a few years of running his own firm, he realized that to truly build a great company, he needed to Grow his People to Grow his Business.
This pivot allowed him to triple the value of his firm and exit to a national RIA firm in January 2020. Greg maintains his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER ™ and Certified Exit Planning Advisor designations.
He lives in Atlanta, GA with his wife of 29 years and has three adult children.
Questions and Topics in this Interview:
- Tell us about your purpose. How did you discover it?
- How are you integrating your purpose into your life?
- How are you helping other people discover and integrate their purpose through technology?
- How are you helping other people through technology mediums?
- What comes first: identity or purpose?
- How can people discover and integrate their purpose in their lives?
- When did you discover you were an entrepreneur?
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