The Wedding Biz – Episode 455 RISHI PATEL of HMR Designs: Lessons Learned, Inspiration, Life Balance, and More!
Rishi also updates us on how he has been rallying his team together, what has been grounding and inspiring him, what excites him about the future, and so much more! Andy is so grateful to have had Rishi and his passion and enthusiasm back on the podcast! If you enjoy this conversation, Andy would love it if you would share this episode with a few people you know who might also enjoy it and would also be grateful if you were to subscribe to the podcast if you aren’t already so that you never miss a new episode! Be sure to also leave a top review wherever you listen because that really helps out the show and helps people find it!
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Have you heard about Stop and Smell the Roses with Preston Bailey on The Wedding Biz Network? Listen as Preston shares the secrets, tools, and technologies behind his extraordinary ability to create a theatrical environment out of any space. Also, don’t forget about Sean Low’s podcast The Business of Being Creative, where Sean discusses the power of being niched, pricing strategies, metrics of success, and so much more. You can find both shows on The Wedding Biz Network.
SUPPORTING THE WEDDING BIZ
[0:00] – The sponsor of this episode is Zola.
[1:29] – Andy has been listening to The Creative Act: A Way of Being by Rick Rubin.
[5:16] – How does Rishi handle not having much lead time?
[7:54] – Rishi is not doing planning but only design.
[11:05] – Rishi discusses his experience collaborating with Marcy Blum.
[12:42] – How does Rishi go about rallying his team together?
[17:01] – Rishi reveals how he stays grounded and inspired.
[20:00] – What is Rishi’s greatest struggle?
[24:37] – Rishi argues that a goal needs to be a challenge but also realistic.
[25:34] – Discover what Rishi feels makes him unique.
[27:42] – Rishi is really excited about some upcoming projects in Europe.
[29:44] – Andy reveals where Rishi can be reached online.
LINKS & RESOURCES
The Creative Act: A Way of Being by Rick Rubin
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