6 Star Business

How You Can Extract the Best from Other People; with John Cassidy & Paul Atherton - #29

August 10, 2021 Aveline Clarke & Peter Daly-Dickson Season 1 Episode 29
6 Star Business
How You Can Extract the Best from Other People; with John Cassidy & Paul Atherton - #29
Show Notes

In this episode we welcome John Cassidy and Paul Atherton.  Two “Guys” (check out their business names!) who are masters in their fields. 

A fascinating conversation that highlighted the depth of experience they both have, their journeys, and how they bring 6 Star into their everyday lives.

Here’s a summary of what we discussed:

3:15 - Paul’s story of landing in Boston at grad school

6:40 - John’s story of his career in photography 

11:55 - We are all here to help each other

19:37 - How the pandemic impacted John’s business and how he responded

34:13 - It’s all about the people, finding those who will go the extra mile

42:56 - Always be nice to people

Plus loads more!

Enjoy :)

Here's some information about our guests:

Paul Atherton

Founder and CEO, That Wall Street Guy

Paul Atherton has worked in the Financial Services Industry for over 25 years. Paul’s early career started on Wall St working for derivative and emerging market trading desks. In New York Paul helped manage complex trades, opaque risks and emerging product categories. He built a reputation for being able to explain complex trades, structures, and risks into understandable and accessible language. 

Something Interesting About You:

25 years working on Wall Street. Black belt in Karate and purple belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Avid stoic. 





John Cassidy

Founder and CEO, The Headshot Guy

John is a man on a mission to bring Joy Confidence and Positivity to all. John started his photographic career in the RAF. He spent 17 years travelling the world and ended up as the main Command Public Relations photographer. After his service, he formed John Cassidy Photography. John provided freelance work and his clients included The Times and other prestigious publications. He enjoyed working with businesses, executives and taking headshots more and more. And with the growing demand for online profiles, in 2010, John created The Headshot Guy, growing the business nationwide.

Today, John’s team are able to photograph people from across the globe remotely.

Something Interesting About You:

I officially photographed the Queen




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