Interview with Dave Cantin and Grant Cardone

February 27, 2024

Episode Summary

Join Dealer News Today host Derek D. and Dave Cantin, CEO of the Dave Cantin Group, for a conversation with Grant Cardone, entrepreneur, businessman, writer, philanthropist, and founder of 10X Studios.

Get to know Grant on a personal level as takes us through his troubled past to becoming a successful sales trainer and real estate investor. The conversation takes many turns as Grant discusses his belief in discipline over motivation, his one regret in life, who he is naming as his successor, the time he got screwed when he bet the head of the Discovery Network $1M of his own money, and the need for effective communication in business. He also discusses his journey into the real estate industry and his goal of becoming the largest real estate holder in the United States (bigger than BlackRock!).

Episode Highlights:

  • Emphasizing the importance of embracing change and being proactive in the face of industry disruptions. Grant encourages car dealers to adapt and evolve to stay ahead in the rapidly changing automotive landscape.
  • Grant shares his personal experiences of failure and the lessons he learned from them. He emphasizes the value of discipline and persistence, even when faced with setbacks.
  • Grant’s real estate investment journey and his goal of becoming the largest real estate holder in the United States. He shares his strategies for scaling his real estate portfolio and the potential for everyday people to invest in real estate through Cardone Capital.

About Grant Cardone

Grant Cardone owns and operates over seven privately held companies, and a private equity real estate firm, Cardone Capital, with a multifamily portfolio of assets worth over $4 Billion. He is one of the Top Crowdfunders in the world, raising over $1.3 Billion in equity via social media. He is featured on Season 2 of Discovery Channel’s Undercover Billionaire, where he takes on the challenge of building a million dollar business in 90 days. Grant is also a New York Times bestselling author of 11 business books, including The 10X Rule, which led to Cardone establishing the 10X Global Movement and the 10X Growth Conference, now the largest business and entrepreneur conference in the world. The online business and sales educational platforms he created serve over 450,000 individuals and Forbes 100 clients throughout the world. Voted the top Marketing Influencer to watch by Forbes, Cardone uses his massive 16 million plus following to give back via his Grant Cardone Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to mentoring underprivileged and troubled youth in financial literacy.

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