Dads Before Doctors Podcast

Legacy Journal: For The Stories Worth Remembering with Ken Wimberly

April 21, 2022 Adam Broussard, MD
Dads Before Doctors Podcast
Legacy Journal: For The Stories Worth Remembering with Ken Wimberly
Show Notes

Ken Wimberly is the founder and visionary behind Legacy of Love, Inc. and the Legacy Journal App. He is married to his soulmate, Amber, and has three children. Ken is a bit of a serial entrepreneur. He is the founder of KW Net Lease Advisors, a commercial real estate brokerage and investment firm headquartered in Fort Worth, TX. He is a founding member of Laundry Luv, a chain of laundromats with a mission to educate, equip, and inspire those in the communities where they serve. He is also an investor in (and founding Operating Principal of) Keller Williams Realty in Abilene, TX. He has over 15 different streams of income from real estate investments, operating businesses, coaching services, and oil & gas holdings.

In this episode, Ken also discussed...

2:07 - His work experiences in over 2 decades
2:30 - He entered the real estate world
3:15 - He affiliated with the Keller Williams in 2009 and he started to scale his business
8:05 - Three things that happened to him on his journey which led him in doing a legacy journal for his children
11:37 - The first time he started doing the journal and his first little entry for his 10-month-old daughter
12:50 - His goal in doing his journal
13:23 - He started sharing it with other moms and dad
14:05 - In 2018, he eventually compiled all his stories in one place and gave it to his daughter who graduated --  and so, the creation of Legacy Journal.
15:53 - Importance of photos that come with a quick little backstory in it.
17:08 - What is Legacy Journal and how does it work for the listeners.
19:49- One of the most valuable things you can ever leave for your children
20:41 - What happened when he handed down his journal of his daughter to her when she graduated in highschool
22:25 - The last entry that he had written for his daughter.
23:47 - What he has learned along his journey being an entrepreneur and with the app.
23:53 What he learned along the journey in entrepreneurship and how he managed to keep going straight.
24:56 His perspective in life and his inspiration to improve his mindset
26:18 Being a role model in all aspects
27:42 Importance of planning for the future as a family
28:01 Importance of planning with your wife
29:09 How they paid their debt in just 2 years
32:27 How positive and negative example has an impact on others
36:17 Time management
39:57 Shares his military experience
41:49 How to connect with Ken Wimberly

Listen and be inspired. It will be worth it all!

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