Derek Dodds is the CEO of, a business on a mission to create an important relationship between sport and planet. Today Derek joins the show to discuss how he has managed to combine his passion – which is surfing – as well as his work, something that doesn’t always go over well. Derek is an inspiring person, someone who has a lot of knowledge to give on the subject on standing by your values. If you have been wanting to structure your weeks so you have a more balanced lifestyle between work and play, this is the episode for you.

You’ll learn:

  • How Wave Tribe came to be
  • How Derek structures his life to combine business and surfing
  • Why he is ruthless about setting value and assigning dollar amounts to different tasks
  • Recommendations on partnerships

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(With your host Andrew Youderian of and Derek Dodds of

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