Nick Kengmana

Combining Soft and Business Development Skills For Social Impact Change


Episode Notes (by minute):

-2:00: How Nick started his career in hospitality in customer service. Also, playing basketball semi-professionally also taught Nick the value of teamwork.

-4:00: Nick talks about his purpose to help shape a post-scarcity society that allows every human and the planet to thrive.

-7:00: How Nick likes to establish deep connection with friends.

-12:00: The questions Nick asks when he talks with friends to see if they are living to purpose and intent

-12:00: How Nick has been working with pre-Series A startups for the last five or six years.

-16:00: “the people that have the best ability to change themselves, their belief structures, their skill sets, their comfort levels in different situations, their ability to learn new roles, that’s something that is going to be super valuable.”

-19:00: What Nick is excited about these days

-20:00: Nick believes that every human has the following five needs: to grow, create, contribute, connect, and have a legacy.

-27:00: How Nick has evolved from a capitalistic mindset and focus to one of having a bigger impact on the planet as it has gotten older.

-30:00: How Nick thinks about building relationships and communities for career development and opportunities.

(Note: these are quick notes and takeaways by David. Please see the episode for more accurate information)