Success Series #3 – Gerard Buckley, Jaguar Mortgages
“There is no obstacle too great to achieve success. “
Gerard has been working in the financial industry for over 40 years, helping individuals and companies strategically plan for accelerated levels of growth at Mortgage Wellness, Scotia Capital, Maple Leaf Angels and Jaguar Capital where he is Managing Director.
Here’s What Gerard Had to Say To Us…
How do you start your day?
I take a ride on my Road Bike.
How do you end your day?
Relaxing, watching the news after having a walk.
What’s book has most impacted your life/business career?
What is the biggest obstacle you’ve encountered and how did you overcome it?
Raising kids …. Patience and not sweating the small stuff.
What’s the best piece of advice you ever received?
Treat everyone the way you would like to be treated and the only obstacle to attaining a goal is time and you have lots of it, so go for it.
What’s the worst piece of advice you ever received?
You can’t or should not do something.
If you could have lunch with any three people in history, who would they be and why?
- Warren Buffett – investment and life
- Simon Sinek – leadership
- Mother Theresa – did you at some point decide to live a life of service and when did you know this would be your life?
What do you do to relax?
Walk, riding cycle tennis and golf
What is the one thing that you’ve learned that you wish to pass on to others?
There is no obstacle too great to achieve success. We need to invest in the youth of today to have the leaders of tomorrow.