August Turak

Author Consultant Speaker

The Quest for Meaning and Authenticity

BrandingbusinessLogoFounding Partner of BrandingBusiness, Ray Baird sits down with August Turak, entrepreneur, business consultant and the author of Business Secrets of the Trappist Monks: One CEO's Quest for Meaning and Authenticity to share principles that have enabled the monks to excel at business for hundreds of years. Listen to the podcast.

Topics covered in this episode include:
  • Piety in Business: It's in your own self interest, to forget your self interests. (4:53)
  • The Monk Brand: How to live out the brand everyday. (7:33)
  • Quality, Trust and Consistency: Never forget these three principles. (10:17)
  • Why even Google misunderstands branding. (14:23)
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