Meet Victor Dedaj, the Best Selling Author and Entrepreneur, Health Coach
Victor Dedaj is a lifelong New Yorker born and raised in the Bronx.
He is a Certified Trainer in the Success Principles and in the Canfield Methodology by Jack Canfield.
Victor is also a Certified Wholistic Health Coach and a Health, Wellness and Nutrition Expert.
Victor Dedaj is the author of the book “You Can Become Successful.”
He is also a contributing author to Mark Hoverson’s book “The Million Dollar Day: Proven 24 Hour Blueprint Reinvents Your Future With Radical Productivity, Profits & Peace of Mind”
Victor is a co-author of the book called “Success Breakthroughs” with Jack Canfield. He is also a co-author of the book “Dating Destiny” with Nate Obryant.
Victor is also a transformational trainer, coach and motivational speaker. Victor loves helping people succeed and inspiring them to achieve great things in their lives.
He worked in the corporate world in finance for nearly two decades, primarily as a performance analyst.
Victor later transitioned into the world of Internet marketing and entrepreneurship in 2013 after leaving the corporate world. He truly enjoys being an entrepreneur and being able to travel the world and meet great people.
Victor enjoys the freedom, flexibility and lifestyle he now has as an entrepreneur, as well as being able to work from any place in the world.
Victor utilizes his corporate training in much of the work he does.
Victor believes that the more people you serve and help become successful, the more successful you’ll be in life. He believes that you should focus on helping people. They want to know that you care about them first. Once they know that you care about them and have their best interests at heart, they will want to work with you in whatever business you are in.
Victor Dedaj is also an active and devoted Catholic.
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Here we sit down with Victor, to know a bit more about his journey as an entrepreneur.
Q. Tell us a little more about your journey as an entrepreneur — how did you get started? What inspired you?
Victor: I had gotten tired of the corporate world over the years, as I found it had become cut-throat and not people-friendly anymore. I got let go almost ten years ago and never looked back. I felt free and decided to become an entrepreneur, which I had been thinking about doing for years.
There were ups and downs in the beginning as I made my share of mistakes as do most novice entrepreneurs. But I got a lot better as time went on. It has been a great journey and I absolutely love being an entrepreneur.
Q. What entrepreneurial tricks have you discovered to keep you focused and productive in your day-to-day busy schedule?
Victor: 1) Take 100% Responsibility for yourself and your life.
2) Be totally focused.
3) Avoid Multitasking.
4) Be consistent
5) Be persistent and don’t give up.
6) Don’t procrastinate.
7) Work with and collaborate with others. Don’t do everything by yourself.
Q. How do you stay organized with such a busy schedule? What are some time management strategies, SOPS (standard operating procedures), hires or hacks that have helped you dramatically in business
Victor: 1) Daily Method of Operation (DMO)
2) Review your schedule the night before and first thing in the morning.
3) Keep a Schedule and stick to it.
4) Focus on Income Producing Activities Early in the day.
5) Avoid Multitasking.
6) Delegate the things that I am not good at or that are not as important to others.
Q. What is the most memorable thing you’ve done since you started your business?
Victor: 1) Have people turn back to God.
2) Stop the violence and criminal acts.
3) Get rid of poverty and hunger.
Q. If you were to write a book about yourself, what would you name it?
Victor: If I Can Do It, Then So Can You.
Q. What motivates you?
Victor: I am a Catholic Christian, and I know God loves me and loves everyone, and we have dignity as children of God. We are made in His image. I want to help and inspire people that they can do better and realize their worth and dignity, and not settle for less.
Q. What is one of the best or most worthwhile investments you’ve ever made
Victor: Investing in myself. I believe one of the best investments you can make is in yourself. The more you invest in yourself, the better you feel about yourself, the more you accomplish, the more successful you are, and the more people you can help and inspire.
Q. What key activities would you recommend entrepreneurs to invest their time in?
Victor: 1) Personal Development
4) Building Relationships
5) Customer Service
Q. What is your ‘one-sentence’ piece of advice you’d like to give to someone who wants to become an entrepreneur, coach, or business owner?
Victor: You need to be consistent and patient, take 100% responsibility for yourself, and get yourself a mentor.