INspired INsider with Dr. Jeremy Weisz

Today we have David Sasson who founded overstockArt.com and Artistbe.com. Since founding overstockArt.com in 2002, David has grown the company from its modest start to an international organization with offices located in two countries. They sell hand-painted reproductions of famous paintings and have sold millions of oil paintings from its inception.

Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn:

  • [1:30] Jeremy introduces his guest, David Sasson.
  • [2:30] Challenging moments in business for David.
  • [7:30] David talks about losing over $40,000.
  • [9:30] Why it’s important resist the urge to react quickly to bad situations in business.
  • [13:00] David shares some proud moments in business.

In this episode…

What does it take to build a resilient company that can endure even the most harrowing challenges? How do you prepare yourself as a leader and empower those in your business to weather the toughest storms? On this episode of Inspired Insider, you’ll hear from entrepreneur and business leader David Sasson. David opens up about the two organizations he leads, some of the most difficult challenges he has run into as a business leader, milestones and successes along the way, and much more! You don’t want to miss this exciting opportunity to learn from David’s unique perspective. Make sure to listen to this episode!

Did you know that one of the worst things you can do in a bad business situation is to respond and react immediately? Sure there will be those moments where you need to be fast acting but by and large, most decisions and reactions to significant business-related events can be postponed until the emotion and adrenaline subside. On this episode of Inspired Insider, you’ll hear from David Sasson as he explains how he came to discover and learn this truth first hand. For David, this lesson came through experience and time with a strategic coach. Now he is in the regular practice of getting away from the office to think through business solutions and allow time and distance to contribute to his overall state of mind. To hear David expand on this topic and much more, make sure to listen to this episode!

As a business leader, you set the tone for the culture and environment of your organization. How would you describe the current climate in your company right now? What steps can you take to continue pushing it forward in a positive direction? On this episode of Inspired Insider, you’ll hear from entrepreneur and innovator David Sasson. Looking back, David is proud of the milestones and accomplishments both of his organizations have made along the way. He never dreamed of creating these businesses so he could run a one-man show, it was always his dream to create businesses that provided for others to thrive in. To hear more about David's journey and why he is enjoys going to work each day with the people on his team, make sure to listen to this engaging episode!

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