Tucker Max is the Founder of Scribe Media, a professional publishing services company where they help you unlock your knowledge into a book. They help entrepreneurs, executives, and experts write, publish, and market their books because it’s not just a book: it’s your legacy. Scribe Media has worked with clients including David Goggins, Tiffany Haddish, Nassim Taleb, and more.
Before founding Scribe Media, Tucker wrote a New York Times best-selling non-fiction book about the sex-filled and drunken escapades of his 20s. Since then, he has gone on to publish many more books, making him a 4x New York Times best-selling author.
Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn:
- Tucker Max shares Scribe Media’s process for building your company through knowledge sharing
- The business case for writing a book
- What is the real reason people want to write a book?
- How Scribe Media came to being
- Why Tucker fired himself as CEO to grow his company
- Tucker shares how he convinced JeVon McCormick to take over as CEO at Scribe Media
- The changes that scaled Tucker’s company from 5 million to 50 million in revenue
- Scribe Media’s book publishing successes stories
In this episode…
Have you ever read a book about how to solve a problem, and it felt like the creator was giving out their trade secret? Some people will try to use that information to solve the problem themselves — and succeed. However, many of us will prefer to outsource and hire the author instead. Why so? The answer lies in the power of knowledge sharing.
Through knowledge sharing, you can build and scale your company just like Tucker Max is doing at Scribe Media. Tucker is happy to share his knowledge on book publishing, growing your company, and finding success as a writer. Here’s what to expect:
On this episode of the Inspired Insider Podcast with Dr. Jeremy Weisz, you’ll learn about developing and scaling a company from the Founder of Scribe Media, Tucker Max. Tucker reveals why he needed to write a book about the process of writing, and how it helped him market and build his company. Plus, he discusses why writing a book is a savvy and revenue-generating move, and how you can achieve those same profitable results. Stay tuned.
Resources Mentioned in this episode
- Scribe Media
- Scribe Book School
- Tucker Max on LinkedIn
- Zach Obront On LinkedIn
- JeVon McCormick on LinkedIn
- Can’t Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds by David Goggins
- Who Not How: The Formula to Achieve Bigger Goals Through Accelerating Teamwork by Dan Sullivan and Dr. Benjamin Hardy
- Meetings Suck: Turning One of The Most Loathed Elements of Business into One of the Most Valuable by Cameron Herold
- Love is Free. Guac is Extra.: How Vulnerability, Empowerment, and Curiosity Built an Unstoppable Team by Monty Moran
- “[Top Giver Series] The Art and Science of Gifting with John Ruhlin Author of Giftology”
- “Growing Your Business and Serving Your Community with Cameron Healy of The Healy Foundation”
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Insider Stories from Top Leaders & Entrepreneurs…
Jeremy Weisz 0:19
Dr. Jeremy Weisz here, Founder of InspiredInsider.com where I talk with inspirational entrepreneurs and leaders and Tucker I was like to mention past episodes that people should check out. John Ruhlin he was talking about John Ruhlin of Giftology. John is an amazing human being. And I was thinking of like different authors I respect him like, and you’ll see why that conversation is relevant before I introduce Tucker Max from Scribe Media, but I’ve read and listened to I probably listened to three to six books per week on Audible. I do listen to him on multiple time speeds I can get through them but but like David Goggins book, The Who Not How book, which is part of the Scribe Media family, John Ruhlin, I mean, I could probably list over 70 books that I probably listened to. So check out past episodes. John Ruhlin is an amazing one. And, you know, there’s so many good ones, I just released one with the Founder of Kettle Chips and Kona Brewery, and just comes from humble I love hearing the, you know, just had to toil and work. And it just takes a lot of grit. And we see the journey on the other side when they’re successful. But like all the blood, sweat, and tears that went into building that company, in the points where it could have all crumbled around him, and he just kept going. So those are the real stories that we see the overnight success after, like 30 years, you know, so I love hearing those. So listen to that in other episodes. And before I introduce Tucker Max on this episode is brought to you by Rise25 Rise25. We help businesses connect to their dream 100 relationships by giving to them, we help them do that by running your podcast. And you know, Tucker, for me, the number one thing in my life is relationships, I always want to give to my relationships. And I found no better way personally, over the past 10 years than having the people and the companies I admire on my podcast. And you do the same thing with books, which it’s not just about content. It’s not just about relationship is also about helping people leave a legacy because it continues on past this thing. And your kids will watch stuff that you do your grandkids, your great grandkids this stuff, whether it’s a book or a podcast, it will continue the legacy of your thought leadership and knowledge. Anyone who does it right. So if you have questions about podcasting, go to Rise25.com, learn more. I’ve been doing it for over a decade. Today’s guest is Tucker Max, I’m really excited. I was looking back, I was like, I can’t believe I’ve not had Tucker on the podcast over this amount of time. And we’ve been connected in so many different ways, even through Mixergy. You know, if you don’t know, Tucker, he’s evolved from writing a New York Times best-selling nonfiction in his 20s. So if you can imagine what 20s are like, for maybe a male who likes women, that’s I actually never read the books. Tucker to her. And I know people who read all of your blog posts before they were books and followed all of your work into New York Times best-seller and he sold millions of copies. And now he’s turned from that basket pays in his 20s to family man, Founder of Scribe Media, Scribe Media as a professional public publishing services company. And I describe it to people Tucker is they help you unlock your knowledge and help you produce something you’re really proud of in the form of a book, which again, it’s entrepreneurs, executive experts, and they help you write publish and market your book. And it’s not just your book, as you say, it’s a legacy piece. So yeah, Tucker, thanks for joining me,
Tucker Max 3:54
Yes man. Thanks for having me.
Jeremy Weisz 3:56
What else did I not? What else should people know about Scribe Media?
Tucker Max 4:01
I mean, I don’t. So I’m one of those like, I don’t like to talk about what we do, because it seems obnoxious. Right? Like, oh, let me tell you
Jeremy Weisz 4:09
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