Larry Broughton: From Special Forces To Entrepreneur Of The Year

How Larry Broughton Found His Calling And Is Helping Other Military Veterans Do The Same

Larry Broughton On SuccessVets

Larry is a CEO, Author, speaker, and former Army Green Beret. As the CEO of Broughton Hotels and Broughton Advisory, Larry has been awarded Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year award. He’s been featured on CNBC, CNN and MSNBC and is a regular contributor to US Veterans magazine. In this episode, we chat about his lessons learned from his first job after the military and how he turned a job to support his education into his first business venture.

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Insights From The Interview

  • How showing up like it matters led to his first promotion.
  • Why active disengagement is more prevalent than you think for most employees.
  • The importance of pursuing excellence even if you're "doing good."
  • Why collaboration is a better mentality to career success than competition.
  • Pursue a life of significance over success.
  • The important difference in "never quitting" and knowing when "enough is enough."
  • Why you need to set your intentions EVERYDAY to avoid being a passive participant in your own life.

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