Leveraging Connections an Interview with Dennis Yu
Dennis Yu is a man on a mission, to create 1 million jobs for people in the Philippines, Pakistan, Kosovo and beyond. But it’s not a goal he can reach on his own. Listen in as I talk with Dennis Yu about how he is leveraging connections to make this dream a reality. There are some great pieces of advice in this one, you won’t want to miss it!
Dennis Yu is CEO of BlitzMetrics, a digital marketing company which partners with schools to train young adults in digital marketing. Dennis’s personal mission centers around mentorship from his experience with helping people from all walks of life grow their expertise in digital marketing, sharing his insights from managing campaigns for enterprise clients like The Golden State Warriors, Nike, and Rosetta Stone.
Here is a glimpse into the episode:
[2:56] Dennis tells us about why he has set his sights on creating 1 million jobs and how someone showed him that leveraging connections would help him accomplish it.
[9:03] What advantages does Dennis believe he has because he’s set this goal later in life?
[13:25] What is Dennis’s secret for creating great connections? (THIS PART IS GOLD!)
[19:20] How does Dennis leverage his mistakes to continue growing his network?
[22:35] What would Dennis tell his younger self? (This is a great lesson for all young entrepreneurs)
[26:16] What is the assumption people have about Dennis that he thinks is wrong?
[27:42] What does he believe it takes to be successful?
[29:20] What is his favorite quote (we actually get a few in the episode!)
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Resources Mentioned in this Episode:
- Website: BlitzMetrics
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Connect with Dennis Yu!
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dennisyu
- LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dennisyu/
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dennis.yu/
- Twitter: @dennisyu
Other Related Episodes:
- 38: Networking and Making Connections – Top Takeaways from Dennis Yu
- 39: How to Leverage Your Time with Virtual Assistants – Quick Fix Friday
Watch the Interview
Read the transcript HERE
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