Throughout the episode, we explore Joe’s motivations, challenges faced, factors behind his successes and failures, working with partners, and advice for other entrepreneurs.

There’s something for every current or aspiring founder in this episode:

  1. Having a clear mission and purpose behind your work
  2. Do your homework and research an industry thoroughly before jumping in – understand the variables and complexities
  3. Take smart, calculated risks, but don’t be paralyzed by fear of failure
  4. Build a team of excellent people around you and learn to lead by empowering others
  5. Resilience is key to your success as a founder – don’t get discouraged by challenges, keep innovating

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Joe did two podcasts and you can find old shows from the morning drive time program, Wake Up Tucson at KVOI.com

Available on Stitcher (favorite), iTunes and Libsyn

For the intersection of politics and business, this national podcast breaks down the news of the month. Joe is a free-market advocate and the discussions with industry experts, authors and policymakers will help business professionals make the moves to make a profit. He has lobbied and gotten passed bills in Arizona that make direct contracting with physicians groups possible between small businesses and small to mid-size medical practices. His early work on price transparency and publishing of actual charges by hospitals was about a decade earlier than national regulations put in place in 2019.