Ep 120: Guarding Your Heart and Time with Todd Brand
Updated: May 17
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Today we are excited to chat with Todd Brand, chief executive officer and president of Brand Asset Management Group, Todd is a second-generation leader of a 20-person team, helping 250+ affluent families succeed over generations within their life, business, family, and wealth.
After graduating from Baylor University with a degree in business, Todd found himself working at his father’s firm installing financial software. He went on to pursue his master’s degree and came back to Brand Asset Management Group as a financial planner. Since purchasing the company in 2004, Todd and the team have grown it by eight times.
In this episode, Todd reflects on the steady, consistent growth of his company and how he has worked to maintain and model balance in his leadership role. He explains that throughout his career, he has witnessed the best and worst of success, and has seen firsthand how money can unbalance one’s life if prioritized above all else. Todd emphasizes the importance of being true to yourself and adjusting your priorities as circumstances shift throughout life. He also discusses building a genuine company culture, the power of accountability and vulnerability, and learning to guard your time.
Join us today as we discuss these things:
1:22 – Todd shares his backstory and how he became business owner of his firm
6:17 – Why balance is important to Todd
12:15 – How feedback has helped Todd keep his priorities in order
14:21 – Todd reflects on the steady, consistent growth of his firm
17:20 – Some of Todd’s biggest struggles with growing while remaining balanced
23:05 – The advice that Todd would give to entrepreneurs
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