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September 9, 2021

#90: Live Your Best Life with Zach Benson

In today’s episode of the True Underdog Podcast, Jayson Waller is joined by Founder and CEO of Assistagram, Zach Benson – A network of 220 million Instagram followers to drive brand awareness, leads, and sales! You’ll hear about his come-up story of being adopted and moving to the States from Korea when he was only […]

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In today’s episode of the True Underdog Podcast, Jayson Waller is joined by Founder and CEO of Assistagram, Zach Benson – A network of 220 million Instagram followers to drive brand awareness, leads, and sales!

You’ll hear about his come-up story of being adopted and moving to the States from Korea when he was only 4 months old for greener pastures onto his journey of becoming an Entrepreneur, Social Media Guru, Dancer, and Traveller Influencer!

Highlights:

Adopted at an early age for a better life and life in Iowa
Growing up and being a misfit
Diagnosed with ADHD and speech impediment
Being a successful dancer – “Teaching is my Passion”
A life-changing injury that prevented him from dancing
Finding and re-discovering his roots
How he built up a successful business in social media
Assistagram’s focus on guerilla marketing tactics and strategies to help the biggest brands monetize their products and services
Setbacks and persevering through the hardships
Being content and living with less – Life-changing social experiences
Work Ethic – grinding without complaining by putting your mind into it to make it happen
Legacy Mission, and much more!

“Fail Forward….. Anything is Possible”

– Zach Benson

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Timestamps:‌ ‌

00:00:28 ‌-‌ ‌Introduction‌ ‌to Zach Benson

00:01:21 ‌-‌ ‌Younger Years / Being Adopted

00:02:30 ‌-‌ ‌Being Bullied as a Youngster

00:03:26 ‌-‌ ‌Turning bad grades in 6-figures

00:04:49 ‌-‌ ‌Meeting Birth Mother ‌back in Korea

00:08:00 ‌-‌ ‌Moving to LA to pursue a career in Dancing ‌ ‌

00:09:55 ‌-‌ ‌SIZZ COMMERCIAL

00:10:58 ‌-‌ ‌Career Cut Short / Side Hustle

00:12:07 ‌-‌ ‌Brand Building on Instagram

00:13:01 ‌-‌ ‌Brand Portfolio / Working with Entrepreneurs and Tourism Boards ‌

00:14:18 ‌-‌ ‌Assistagram Empire and Services

00:15:59 ‌-‌ ‌’Being Real’ Philosophy

00:17:10 ‌-‌ ‌The Future

00:18:18 ‌-‌ ‌Legacy / Final Words

00:19:30 ‌-‌ ‌Stay Connected…… ‌

Guest Social Handles / Links In The Episode:

Website: https://zachbenson.life/

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/zach-benson-368483119/

Instagram: www.instagram.com/zachvacay

Twitter: www.twitter.com/zachtbenson

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/zachtbenson/

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