“I wanted the American Dream, and I told myself I was doing it all for my family. In reality, my family didn’t care what business I had. They just wanted me home.”
In 2004, Carlos Hidalgo called home to talk to his family. His 13-year-old son picked up the phone and scolded him: “You’re always at a hotel.” Then he hung up the phone.
Carlos knew something had to change.
So he changed … everything. He stopped chasing glory around the country, and started focusing on repairing his home relationships. He found what he defines as success, and, interestingly enough, he’s now found more “worldly” success than ever:
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On this episode, we discuss:
Carlos’s new book, The Unamerican Dream
Taking care of yourself emotionally, spiritually, physically
How many of us sacrifice our relationships for work
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James Carbary is the founder of Sweet Fish Media, a podcast agency for B2B brands. He’s a contributor for the Huffington Post & Business Insider, and he also co-hosts a top-ranked podcast according to Forbes: B2B Growth. When James isn’t interviewing the smartest minds in B2B marketing, he’s drinking Cherry Coke Zero, eating Swedish Fish, and hanging out with the most incredible woman on the planet (who he somehow talked into marrying him).