The pandemic really shook things up. The part of the shakeup that we’re focusing on today is changing jobs (even venturing out into a new career).
A lot of people lost their jobs (too many). Or, for those lucky enough keep their job and work from home, had the chance to really think about what they do for a living. As a result, a lot of people are making changes, but to what?
So, if you’ve been doing the same thing for a while, grinding out what you thought would be a pretty solid gig… And, you’re thinking of getting into one of the industries that we’re in, listen up! Just like everything, there’s a lot of great things and there’s a lot of not so great things. Learn more about both!
00:30 – Where in the World is Steve this week? Not by Felecia’s side…
01:26 – Felecia announces week two of the Drive Friendly, Arrive Safely campaign along with some astonishing statistics.
02:07 – Steve explains how airbags alone don’t protect you… seatbelts are integral! What happens if the SRS (Supplemental Restraint System) light comes on?
05:40 – Very important things to look out for when hiring a body shop to repair your vehicle. Alarming information about replacement of airbags. “You’re putting your life in their hands.”
07:53 – Richard has a few pointers on how to make insurance more affordable. Is it better to have a higher premium with lower deductible?
09:23 – Felecia wants this visual to “stick in everybody’s mind” and here’s why. Wait… What visual?
10:04 – Ejected from a car during a crash? Kristin shares a compelling and personal story.
10:49 – The Gang announces the winner of the Drive Friendly, Arrive Safely pledge is announced! “Take the Pledge” to be a safe driver http://drivefriendlysafely.com/ ! Once a week we’ll pick a winner to receive a $25 gift certificate AND we’ll make a matching donation to MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving).
12:19 – Which members of The Gang have signed the pledge? What have they won?
13:45 – Felecia shares a increasingly famous singer from right here in the Valley. He just won “Country Junction Idle!”
16:38 – Steve shares cool places in Seattle! Some of the best food he’s ever had in his life.
20:29 – Felecia reacts to Steve’s friend saying he wants to do something “nice and easy,” like real estate or insurance, after retiring. You know… there’s a lot of things that they don’t tell you about real estate. It’s not that easy!
28:59 – Felecia shares how she feels about “changing lives.”
32:18 – Kristin explains the ups and downs of being a travel agent. Does she travel the world for free? Do travel agents get paid if the client doesn’t take the trip? Let’s find out.
36:20 – What are familiarization trips? Kristin breaks it down.
37:31 – Is Steve getting out of the auto repair business? Maybe he’ll join Gabi as a personal trainer… Gabi gives it to us straight – what it’s really like to be a personal trainer for a big box gym as opposed to going out on your own.
40:56 – Felecia finds a therapist to vent to about Steve!
41:34 – Richard explains, in a nutshell, what you need in order to be a successful insurance agent. What happens once you join a company?
46:02 – Show recap and close – Drive Friendly and Arrive Safely Arizona!