Jake is the CEO and Co-founder of SheerID, the pioneer of instant customer eligibility verification services for retailers. A fearless backcountry skier, bat-out-of-hell mountain biker, global trekker, and rare car collector, Jake doesn’t do anything part way; he is one of those people who seems to have 28-hour days and 8-day weeks.
Click to tweet: Fire Nation, Jake shares his incredible journey on EntrepreneurOnFire today!
- “Since I will not lose, they try to help him cheat. But I will not lose, for even in defeat. There’s a valuable lesson learned, so it evens it up for me.” – Jay-Z click to tweet!
- Jake shares a story of a time they brought on a VERY important hire with a VERY impressive resume. Listen to why it turned out to be a disaster and how YOU can avoid a similar hire.
Entrepreneurial AH-HA Moment
- Jake saw the obstacles and challenges that MILLIONS of people were facing daily online, and he created SheerID to solve it. Why dip your net in your backyard brook when you can dip it in the Mississippi?!
- SheerID is rockin’ and rolling. Their service is so valuable that people can’t help but share the love!
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Best Business Book
- The ONE Thing by Gary Keller
- SheerID: Works as a bridge to connect your website, POS, customer service reps, or mobile app with any database.
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