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Pop Quiz, Monday with Kamyar Shah

Photo credit: Kamyar Shah

The Pop Quiz, Monday is a fun little exam that we love to give to savvy business owners. The examination is not a surprise after all since the interviewee already knew about the questions in advance. However, we can always pretend and have fun with the scenario of a young entrepreneur sitting in class nervously biting on their pencil. They are ready to take a pop quiz on a chapter that they were supposed to read the night before. Instead, they played Metroid all night on their SNES (Oops, this was me in high school). The real purpose of the pop quiz is that this is a fun way to introduce business tips from real-world experiences that you can not learn in a classroom. We want to thank our entrepreneur for being a good sport and volunteering their time to answer a few questions to help our community grow from their knowledge.

I want to introduce you to our guest today who will be taking our Pop Quiz Monday.

Can you please tell everyone your name?
Kamyar Shah

What is your job role?
Remote COO & Remote CMO

Tell us about your company?
World Consulting Group is a premier management consulting firm.

What do you love most about your job?
The ability to assist clients to achieve their goals quicker.

What motivates you to get up every day and go to work?
My goal to help entrepreneurs be better at what they do is a primal motivator for me.

How do your co-workers inspire you?
My team members problem-solving skills are extremely inspirational.

How do you have fun at work (team building, pranks, etc..)?
Gamification of problem-solving allows my team and I to solve problems while having fun.

What are some of the challenges of your job?
The biggest challenge I encounter is convincing entrepreneurs to delegate tasks instead of doing it themselves.

What are some lessons learned from a past project that you can share with us?
Mind the reality of perception: good intentions are pointless if it interferes with the reality of others.

What advice would you give to someone who is starting in your industry?
The most important advice is to learn quickly where and how to acquire knowledge and maintain cutting edge know-how.

Thank you for taking our pop quiz today. You get an A+ for effort. You can learn more about our interviewee and their business by visiting them on the web:

Site: https://kamyarshah.com/

https://www.instagram.com/kamyar.shah/
https://twitter.com/kshahwork

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