How much are you loving the life you have right now?

 In our modern society, it can be easy to get caught up in the trap to always want more, but this mindset forgets one important step.

Loving the life we have, life won’t give you more of something until you appreciate what you already have.

 Today on the podcast Josh opens up his heart to share what his coming home story was like and it is not a conversation you want to miss.  If you have deployed before this episode will hit pretty close to home.

 Josh Steffens is a passionate father, veteran, and business owner. As the CEO and owner of Hollywood Powder Company, Josh has spent the last three years building a highly regarded brand. Josh and his team are focused on delivering high-quality products to hard-working men and women.  In Josh’s current role within Hollywood Powder Company, he focused on emerging markets, growth, and places a large emphasis on customer satisfaction.

 Throughout his fifteen-year tenure within the Wisconsin National Guard, Josh has built a reputation for developing service members both personally and professionally. His leadership style is focused on empowering those to achieve outstanding results no matter their rank or position. Josh currently serves in the guard in the role of a Master Sergeant and is the Senior Enlisted Advisor of Intelligence within the Engineer Regiment. Josh’s awards and decorations include; Purple Heart, Army Accommodation Medal with Valor 5th award, Army Achievement Medal 4th award, The De Fleury Medal, Valorous Unit Citation, and Afghanistan Campaign Medal with Gold Star.

Josh Steffens is a husband, and father of two children. He is inspired daily by his family, Josh takes pride in being a father and watching his children grow every day.  When Josh isn’t working he is often spending time with his family outdoors or taking a late-night/early morning run.

 “Put down the devices and spend that quality time. It’s better to love what you have before life teaches you to love what you lost.” – Josh Steffens

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Topics Covered:

  • Returning from deployment
  • Talking to new dads
  • Doing better as a unit to talk about family
  • The war within
  • Starting a conversation
  • Losing a friend
  • The masks we wear

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