FF37: Keep Your Head Above Water with David J Greer

David Greer shares how to navigate through challenging times like we are in now with the Coronavirus pandemic. It is easy to get overwhelmed and feel stressed in a situation as this. David provides practical and sound measures to Keep Your Head Above Water.

Highlights From This Episode:


  • Look after yourself first.
  • Put on your lifejacket before helping anyone else. Enough sleep. Eat right. Exercise.
  • Reduce negativity. Especially the news!


  • You can’t show up for your business if you are worried about your family.
  • Make sure they have their life jackets on.
  • Connect with important family members every day.


  • Remember your 3-5 year goals. Where are you headed?
  • Face the brutal facts.
  • Decide quickly. Communicate. Communicate. Communicate.
  • Encourage peer-peer Facetime/zoom meetings.
  • Be exceedingly human. It’s ok to say you are scared.
  • Be Persistent. Plan, execute, plan execute.
  • Be creative. Every obstacle is an opportunity.

Links & Resources From This Episode:

Read More:Wind In Your Sails’ by David J Greer
Rockefeller Habits’ and ‘Scaling Up’ by Vern Harnish
The Motive’ & ‘The Ideal Player’ by Patrick Lencioni

Learn More: http://coachdjgreer.com/

More About David J Greer

David J. Greer is an entrepreneurial coach, author, and professional speaker. He is the catalyst who gets you to fully live your dreams now. Spend one hour reading his book ‘Wind In Your Sails’, attend a one hour talk with him, or get one hour of 1-to-1 coaching and you will have 3 concrete action items that will shift and accelerate your business within 90 days.

During David’s tenure as co-owner and President of Robelle Solutions Technology, he traveled the world giving a new presentation every year, creating multi-million-dollar product lines while building Robelle into one of the world’s leading provider of HP 3000 solutions.

Since successfully exiting Robelle, David has been an angel investor, director, and senior executive, always working 1-on-1 with entrepreneurs to define strategy, increase the value of the company in their markets, and defining formalized processes to drive outcomes.  David now works directly with entrepreneurs to coach them to their next level of success or with entrepreneurs and their senior management teams to create high growth strategic results.

In his spare time, David enjoys the beauty, water, and mountains of the Vancouver area, while taking occasional adventure breaks with his wife, Karalee.  David and Karalee are committed to their three children, spending time supporting them in the many and varied activities they are involved with, including skiing together as a family in Whistler, BC.


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