Entreneato with Matt Neff


109: Mike Michalowicz, Entrepreneur and author of Profit First and Clockwork

June 26, 2019

109 Mike Michalowicz

On today’s show I interview Mike Michalowicz!

Mike is the entrepreneur behind three multi- million dollar companies and is the author of Profit First, The Pumpkin Plan and what BusinessWeek deemed the entrepreneurs cult classic, The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur. Mike is a former small business columnist for The Wall Street Journal, and regularly travels the globe as entrepreneurial advocate. 

Mike and I talk about his backstory, some takeaways from his book, Profit First and we discuss his latest book, Clockwork: Design You’re Business to Run Itself. This was one of my favorite interviews of 2019 and Mike is a blast to talk to. 

For more information on Mike and his work check out https://mikemichalowicz.com

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Resources Mentioned:

Clockwork: Design Your Business to Run Itself


Profit First: Transform Your Business from a Cash-Eating Monster to a Money-Making Machine


The Pumpkin Plan: A Simple Strategy to Grow a Remarkable Business in Any Field


Surge: Time the Marketplace, Ride the Wave of Consumer Demand, and Become Your Industry's Big Kahuna


The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur: The tell-it-like-it-is guide to cleaning up in business, even if you are at the end of your roll.


Outliers: The Story of Success


David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants


Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference


This Is Marketing: You Can't Be Seen Until You Learn to See


Tribes: We Need You to Lead Us



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