Welcome Marc Ensign
We’re joined on the Starline by a professional speaker, advisor and musician. He used to play on Broadway and fills in occasionally. But now he’s a Dick. We welcome the author of “Be a Dick” Marc Ensign.
Let’s go Beyond the Mic, growing up in New Jersey you wanted to be anonymous but also wanted to change the world.
Now wanted to be anonymous in high school and you were very successful. But looking back and now with the lessons you learned from Dick would you want to be Captain Cutter?
Be a Dick is a 12 step course of lessons you learned from your neighbor Dick. How has your life changed from that moment dragging the kids and the dog in the hot Florida sun and meeting Dick?
Being a dick isn’t something to be proud of but being a CAPITAL D Dick is something different. Can you explain the difference?
Talking to Dick
How many times a week do you talk to Dick?
How was that experience of revealing the book to Dick?
Can you balance being a Dick, while limiting the time that people take advantage of your Dickness? Being kind and generous, emulating Dick while not allowing people to hurt you.
“Be a Dick” Author Marc Ensign joins us Beyond the Mic. You talk in your book about the moment you broke down after Inbound 14 speech. You were grateful for the good and the bad to getting you to the one peak you’d been climbing to reach. But you found a new peak. How does a person grow and find their way to a new challenge after reaching the 1st impossible peak that you may have been chasing your entire life?
In these times of COVID-19 quarantine why is being a Dick so important right now?
Other than being an author you are a speaker on leadership and personal branding, how did you get from musician Berklee school of Music. How do you get from musician to helping create brand authority?
The author of “Be a Dick” Marc Ensign joins us Beyond the Mic. You’ve built your brand Loud Mouse on being an authority how long did it take to become the authority?
Marc tackles the Rockin’ 8 whether he wants to or not.
Time is running out, so it’s time for the Rockin’ 8, 8 random questions, answer with the first thing that comes to your mind.
There is no Pressure.
1. Favorite song to play bass on?
2. One thing you do that annoys your wife Aimee?
3. Broadway show you’d love to play on?
4. If you could do one thing differently in your life, what would it be?
5. What do you do when you get angry?
6. One thing you want to buy that you’ll never buy for yourself
7. What’s your favorite aisle in the supermarket?
8. Did you ever get surgery on your foot that you stepped on a belt buckle that went through your foot and please I want to hear this story?
Where can people find you?
He annoys his wife by always thinking too logical, would love to play on Hamilton and loves to shop in the chocolate aisle. Author of “Be a Dick” Marc Ensign, I know it’s just something you do but thanks for taking the time to talk with us today.
And that my friends is Beyond the Mic.
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