EP458: An Inspiring Story about an Immigrant Entrepreneur Who Overcame Adversity to Achieve Massive Success


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Peter Kolat was born in Poland and immigrated to the United States when he was 14 years old. He did not speak any English at the time and this early life experience taught him the values of perseverance and never giving up. When you’re going through a tough challenge, it’s important to reframe your mind and keep going. Peter shares his story on this week’s podcast and dives into how you can become a resilient entrepreneur as well.


  • Peter shares an inspiring story about his past, and how he had to fight and claw for success!
  • Peter came to the United States when he was 14 and it was hard. He didn’t want to leave Poland at all.
  • Peter believes his uncomfortable experiences as a kid trying to learn English for the first time made him a stronger entrepreneur.
  • In business, you cannot give up easily. You have to keep going.
  • How did Peter transition from being an architect to a real estate investor?
  • Peter realizes that he should have gotten a mentor a lot sooner in his career.
  • What happens if you can’t afford a coach for yourself?
  • Don’t be too cheap to spend on yourself.
  • Science has proven that what you think impacts how you feel/act.
  • Life is all about perspective. You can reframe a negative situation into a positive situation.
  • Do not fall into a victim mentality.
  • How does Peter help his clients?
  • When you have a nudge, listen to it and take action on it.


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Book Recommendations

Rich Dad Poor Dad, by Robert Kiyosaki and Sharon Lechter

Think and Grow Rich, by Napoleon Hill


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“In retrospect, knowing what I know now, I should have gotten a coach or mentor a lot sooner.”

“Where focus goes, energy flows. What you think starts to create meanings out of it.”

“Never give up. That resilience. Keep moving forward. Just have this thing of keeping moving forward. Whatever happens, you’ll get through it.”


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