Chatting With Champions Podcast Interview #3. Tyler Basu and Jessi Johnson “Taking Ownership Of Your Life And Business”
Mortgage broker and entrepreneur Jessi Johnson specializes in educating his clients in phases; starting with buying your first home, debt consolidation & refinancing, how to pay the mortgage down faster, tax deductions, then applying various investment strategies to grow wealth from real estate.
After beginning his entrepreneurial career at the age of six, Jessi spent his late teens and early twenties throwing concerts and running his multi-employee power-washing business. With a large marketing background and UBC education, he used his experience to create a team of brokers working together to provide the best possible service available. Jessi is licensed in British Columbia and is currently operating his broker team out of two offices in BC (Vancouver & South Surrey).
Jessi has been selected as the lead mortgage broker on Canada’s newest financial reality show: Million Dollar Neighborhood. He’s been interviewed on News1130, in the Georgia Straight, and has appeared on Breakfast Television and Global TV several times. He was also a keynote speaker at the BC Real Estate Convention at Canada Place in 2010.
Visit Jessi’s websites: www.jessijohnson.ca, www.ownyourlife.ca
Topics discussed in this interview:
Jessi’s first entrepreneurial endeavors
Skills and lessons learned from his experiences
Why Jessi decided to work in the mortgage financing sector
Process of starting his business
How to create systems in your business so it works without you
Advice for building a solid online presence
How to attract high quality people to work for you
Advice for leaders
Ways to set yourself apart from your competitors
Advice for aspiring entrepreneurs