John Lee Dumas (JLD) is the founder and host of EOFire, an award-winning podcast where he interviews most inspiring entrepreneurs 7 days a week.
John has produced over 1000 episodes of the show and it EOFire generates over $300,000 a month, with over one million unique monthly listeners in just the past three years.
JLD considers refers to the word focus as Follow One Course Until Success. He developed his focus during his days as a US Army officer.
I graduated college at 22 years old with a lack of focus, and that was not going to fly in the army during a time of war
-JLD considered himself a solid B student while in high school, but says that – teachers felt he wasn’t living up to his potential.
Focus is so critical (as an entrepreneur), I know when to just crush it
JLD speaks to Bolaji Oyejide (Bolaji O) about the importance of the top five people you surround yourself with. When he started his entrepreneurial journey, he hired a mentor and joined a podcast mastermind group for a year with 9 other podcasters.