Episode 18

Published on:

8th Mar 2022

Relationships, Realization and ROI

"Relationships are the truest form of currency." What does this phrase truly mean, and how can it affect your business?

In today's episode of The Higher Standard, Chris shares some realizations he's had around relationships and the business world, drawing on examples such as Henry David Thoreau to demonstrate how we may be looking at relationships entirely wrong.

You'll learn what Chris means when he says, "relationships are the truest form of currency."

You'll discover why one of the first steps to improving your relationships, both personally and in business, is being willing to do an unwavering but realistic self-assessment.

You'll also learn why networking and other social events are not truly places to develop relationships, despite what many believe.

Join Chris as he offers his insights into relationships, both personal and in business.


What You’ll Learn in this Show:

  • The true meaning of the phrase, "relationships are the truest form of currency."
  • Why an unwavering but realistic self-assessment is an essential first step.
  • Why networking and other social events do not create true relationships. 
  • And so much more...


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About the Podcast

The Higher Standard
This isn’t a different standard, it’s the higher standard.
Welcome to the Higher Standard Podcast, where we give you ultra-premium, unfiltered truth when it comes to building your wealth and curating the lifestyle of your dreams. Your host; Chris Naghibi is here to help you distill the immense amount of information and disinformation out there on the interwebs and give you the opportunity to choose a higher standard for yourself. Sit back, relax your mind and get ready for a different kind of podcast where we elevate your baseline with crispy high-resolution audio. This isn't a different standard. It's the higher standard.

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About your host

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Christopher Naghibi

Christopher M. Naghibi is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Black Crown Inc. and Black Crown Law APC, a disruptive collective of attorneys, property managers, real estate agents and contractors who handle home sales and purchases, commercial and multifamily real estate brokerage, primarily for high net-worth and celebrity clients.

His team has over 20 years of experience, 1000+ satisfied clients, $10 million in recovered costs for clients, and in excess of $20 billion dollars in closed transactions.

As a licensed attorney, real estate broker, general contractor, and now Top 100 podcast host, Chris aims to provide free financial education that allows people to take control and democratize fear in the financial world.