One of the best pieces of advice my Dad ever gave me was “to be successful in life, you’ve got to see, and you’ve got to be seen.” In other words, it’s all about growing your network. 

My guest on this episode has dedicated his life to being the “Master Networker.”

Steve Spiro is the author of the new book “The TAO Of A Master Connector.” In our conversation, Steve shares how he went from being the ultimate introvert to growing his network to better than 41 thousand people and counting. And he shares the simple, yet incredibly challenging and difficult way he shifted his mindset to grow his network. 

This is a fascinating conversation with a fascinating man, and I hope you take tremendous value from this conversation and use to it start growing your own network.

About Steve:

Bio: Steve Spiro started his first company right out of college in advertising. Additionally, he holds a 4th degree black belt in Karate & 1st degree in Jujitsu, including having his own Karate studio. Steve contributes much of his successes to a strong work ethic, a can-do, never-quit attitude, discipline, integrity and fearlessness that he cultivated in the martial arts.  Steve is a master connector with over 41,000 contacts. He does a LinkedIn Live broadcast every week called the Master Connector Show.  He eventually pivoted from advertising into technology and now is a business automation consultant. Steve recently published a book, The TAO of a Master Connector.  The “way” an introvert became the Master Connector.”   Steve is big on self-development and loves to inspire people to get out of their comfort zone too, through speaking engagements.


About my book: The TAO of a Master Connector.  The “way” an introvert became the Master Connector.”  

If you or someone you know is looking to get out of their shell and grow their skills, this book will help. For someone that struggles with challenges, learn how to have the grit to overcome obstacles. Find out how someone self-focused can become others focused and why it is so important. Learn how even an introvert can build a big community and grow their connections effectively.This book contains parables and stories of a kid from the inner city of New York, who was shy, introverted, learning disabled, and bullied, who overcame many obstacles, has amassed a huge network, speaks to thousands of people regularly and has turned his biggest weaknesses into his superpowers.You will learn about four pillars of a Master Connector:

  • Having the grit to overcoming obstacles

  • Be others focused and pay it forward.

  • How to connect authentically

  • Building a community and growing your connections




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