SHOW AIRED: May 31st 2018
Nathan R Mitchell, founder of Clutch Consulting, and Certified Member of The John Maxwell Team, interviews Shawn Askinosie, Founder of Askinosie Chocolate and author of the top-selling book, Meaningful Work. Listen in to Episode #36 as Nathan and Shawn discuss how he went from a highly-successful criminal defense attorney to a chocolate manufacturer doing amazing work all across the world, how your greatest weakness can become your greatest strength, and much more..
Meet Shawn Askinosie:
Shawn is the Founder of Askinosie Chocolate, an organization that practices direct trade, and profit shares with farmers in Tanzania, Ecuador, and the Philippines. The company also partners with schools in their origin communities to provide lunch to 2600 children every day with no outside donations. Their business model has been featured in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and on Bloomberg and numerous other media outlets. Shawn was named Oprah Magazine as one of the “15 Guys Who Are Saving the World. He is also a family brother at Assumption Abbey, a trappist monastery near Ava, Missouri.
Resources Mentioned on the Show:
- Askinosie Chocolate
- Shawn’s Blog
- Shawn’s Highly-Acclaimed Book, Meaningful Work
- Nathan Mitchell’s Leading With Purpose Journal
- Nathan Mitchell’s Book “Leading with Purpose”
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