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Mark and James Hilliard discuss their shifts from corporate roles to entrepreneurship, influenced by the profound impact of fatherhood, particularly with autistic children. Mark and James Hilliard discuss their shifts from corporate roles to entrepreneurship, influenced by the profound impact of fatherhood, particularly with autistic children.

Aligning Entrepreneurship and Autism: The Fatherhood Journeys of James Hilliard & Mark de Grasse | Ep. 17

Mark and James Hilliard discuss their shifts from corporate roles to entrepreneurship, influenced by the profound impact of fatherhood, particularly with autistic children.
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In a candid conversation, Mark and James Hilliard discuss their shifts from corporate roles to entrepreneurship, influenced by the profound impact of fatherhood, particularly with autistic children. They explore how this transition involves aligning career paths with personal values, finding purpose, and making significant life choices. The dialogue emphasizes the mixed blessings of parenthood, reflecting on the transformative lessons from their experiences. They highlight the importance of self-discovery, nurturing relationships, achieving work-life balance, and embracing life’s uncertainties. Encouraging listeners to challenge self-limiting beliefs and follow their passions, they advocate for a life aligned with personal values, viewing obstacles as opportunities for growth, and focusing on joy and presence.

TOPICS

  • Career transitions and leaving corporate life
  • The decision-making process for major life changes
  • Finding purpose, alignment, and enjoyment in work and life
  • The challenges and blessings of parenthood, especially for fathers of autistic children
  • Autism and the unique perspectives and experiences it brings
  • Self-discovery, self-worth, and staying true to oneself
  • Work-life balance, setting boundaries, and being present
  • The transformative power of fatherhood and its lessons in patience, compassion, and empathy
  • Embracing the unpredictable nature of life’s journey
  • Building a career that aligns with personal values and passions

GUEST INFORMATION:

James Hilliard: https://www.linkedin.com/in/-jameshilliard/
Hilliard International Group LLC: https://www.linkedin.com/company/hilliard-international-group-llc/

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