021: Geoff Woods: Surrounding Himself with Success

Brown in BerkshiresMentee Picture whiteWhen Geoff Woods showed up for work one day and learned that his income would be cut by 40 percent he realized it was time to make a change. Reading Jim Rohn’s quote, “you are the average of the 5 people you spend the most time with” was the catalyst that transformed his life. He began surrounding himself with people who are where he wants to be in 10-15 years and everything has shifted. To document his journey and pay-it-forward to those who’ve helped him along the way, Geoff started his The Mentee podcast. Join me as I speak to him about his journey.


To empower others to empower others.

Worst Moment

After feeling a high from the start of his podcast and initial successes as an entrepreneur, everything started to go wrong and he began carrying negative energy into everything he was doing.

Tip for Getting Beyond Fear

Geoff dealt with his fears about losing his day job head on! Listen in to hear how.

Current Business

Geoff is working to develop a new Mentee Network to support others who are seeking a mentor/mentee relationship.

Time Saving Tool

Calendar (Yup!)

Business Book Recommendation

Think and Grow Rich By Napoleon Hill

Rich Dad Poor Dad: What The Rich Teach Their Kids About Money That the Poor and Middle Class Do Not! By Robert T. Kiyosaki

Three Feet from Gold: Turn Your Obstacles in Opportunities (Think and Grow Rich) By Sharon L. Lechter CPA

Non-Business Book Recommendation

He mentioned reading 50 Shades of Grey to his wife, but I’m not sure he recommends that!

Your Gift from Geoff

Discover how to find your ideal mentor and instantly become more successful in the free guide 5 Steps to Finding Amazing Mentors

Interview Links

Geoff’s site.

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